Illinois has been dragging its feet on federal security rules for state-issued driver’s licenses and ID cards. The 2005 REAL ID Act requires state officials to verify birth certificates through the Electronic Verification of Vital Events system in order to meet federal security and anti-terrorism guidelines.
In this Original Report, CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez shares one woman’s emotional journey- and efforts to expand adoption laws.
A Chicago man said Sears is lucky he’s honest; otherwise, the retailer could have exposed hundreds of its former employees to identity theft.
The State of Illinois is ending the requirement that people who change their gender on their birth certificates submit proof of genital surgery.
The State of Illinois says it has received more than 4,000 applications from adoptees who want copies of their original birth certificates.
Three Illinois residents who have changed their gender are going to get new birth certificates that reflect the change.
A class action lawsuit was filed claiming that the state of Illinois refuses to change the gender on birth certificates of transsexual people unless they’ve undergone genital surgery.