Gov. Pat Quinn (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

New Illinois Laws Aim To Help Ex-Felons Find Jobs

A new set of laws aims to help people who’ve served prison time find work reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.


Illinois House Floor

Proposed Murder Convict Registry Advances

Those convicted of first-degree murder will have to register with a public searchable database if a bill moving through the Illinois General Assembly becomes law.

CBS Chicago–04/06/2011