Illinois Bar Journal

Articles on Illinois Supreme Court

Justice David Overstreet Joins Illinois Supreme Court

By Ed Finkel
January
2021
LawPulse
, Page 10
Justice Overstreet replaces retiring Illinois Supreme Court Justice Lloyd Karmeier from the Fifth District.

Appealing for Volunteers

September
2020
Column
, Page 8
The Appellate Court Administrative Committee of the Illinois Supreme Court requests pro bono appellate defenders to help reduce the number of pending cases with the State Appellate Defender.

And Then There Were Three

By Pete Sherman
March
2020
LawPulse
, Page 16
Illinois Supreme Court Justice Robert Thomas’s retirement leaves one less Supreme Court seat in play for 2020.

Busy Election Year Coming for the Illinois Judiciary

By Pete Sherman
December
2019
LawPulse
, Page 12
Four of the Illinois Supreme Court’s seven seats are in some state of play in 2020.

From Child Advocate to Chief Justice

By Ed Finkel
December
2019
Cover Story
, Page 20
After her long and distinguished career that began as a Chicago Park District educator and includes more than three decades on the bench, Anne Burke reaches the pinnacle of the Illinois judiciary.

Order in the Court

By Ed Finkel
November
2019
LawPulse
, Page 10
The Illinois Judicial Conference outlines its first-ever formal strategic plan, including goals, strategies, a mission statement, vision, and set of core values.

A Passing of Legacies

By Pete Sherman & Rhys Saunders
July
2018
Article
, Page 44
The ISBA marks the retirement of Chief Justice Charles E. Freeman and the appointment of his successor, Justice P. Scott Neville, Jr.

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