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Traffic Laws and Courts

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Section ProspectusThe mission of ISBA Traffic Laws and Courts Section

  • to promote professional excellence among judges, prosecutors, defense counsel and administrative officials in all phases of traffic court and motor vehicle proceedings, through the presentation of continuing legal education programs, promoting conferences highlighting developments in the law and the publication of an informational newsletter;
  • to review proposed legislation and recommend new legislative initiatives; and
  • to advocate administrative and procedural regulations as they relate to the administration of Illinois' vehicle codes or similar local traffic provisions.

Recent Related Cases

Illinois Appellate Court / Criminal

Statutory Summary Suspension  |  2d Dist.

People v. Patel, 2019 IL App (2d) 170766 (March 15, 2019) Du Page Co. (ZENOFF) Reversed.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Administrative Review  |  1st Dist.

Kooperman v. The City of Chicago, 2019 IL App (1st) 171056 (March 11, 2019) Cook Co., 1st Div, (WALKER) Affirmed in part and reversed in part.

Illinois Appellate Court / Criminal

DUI  |  4th Dist.

People v. Scheurich, 2019 IL App (4th) 160441 (March 5, 2019) Champaign Co. (HARRIS) Affirmed.

Illinois Supreme Court / Criminal

DUI  |  3d Dist.

People v. Relwani, 2019 IL 123385 (January 25, 2019) Will Co. (KILBRIDE) Appellate court affirmed.

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