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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

Aggravated DUI  |  5th Dist.

People v. Hayes, 2018 IL App (5th) 140223 (February 15, 2018) Lawrence Co. (CHAPMAN) Reversed.

Illinois Appellate Court / Criminal

DUI  |  5th Dist.

People v. Ernsting, 2018 IL App (5th) 160330 (January 31, 2018) Randolph Co. (OVERSTREET) Affirmed.

Illinois Appellate Court / Criminal

Aggravated DUI  |  3d Dist.

People v. Mumaugh, 2018 IL App (3d) 140961 (January 5, 2018) LaSalle Co. (HOLDRIDGE) Reversed.

Illinois Appellate Court / Criminal

Aggravated DUI  |  1st Dist.

People v. Eubanks, 2017 IL App (1st) 142837 (December 26, 2017) Cook Co., 2d Div. (MASON) Reversed and remanded.

Illinois Appellate Court / Criminal

DUI  |  1st Dist.

People v. Sykes, 2017 IL App (1st) 150023 (December 26, 2017) Cook Co., 2d Div. (HYMAN) Affirmed.