Former Gov. Ryan Loses Latest Bid For Early ReleaseA federal appeals court dealt another legal defeat to former Gov. George Ryan on Monday, denying his latest bid to get out of prison early.
Lawsuit: Bally Gym Members Were Locked Out After LA Fitness TakeoverThe recent takeover of Bally Total Fitness in Chicago by LA Fitness is now a federal case.
Panel Rejects Former Gov. Ryan's Latest AppealAn appeals panel has turned down former Gov. George Ryan’s bid to have his conviction overturned, just nine days after he lost his wife to lung cancer.
Lawmakers: Give New Teeth To Honest Services LawTwo federal lawmakers from Illinois have mounted an effort to get tougher on public corruption, by giving new tools to prosecutors.