Karen Yarbrough

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Recorder Cracking Down On Home-Hijacking Fraud

(CBS) – The Cook County Recorder’s Office handles more than a million documents a year, making it the largest office of its kind in the country But some of those filing documents are criminals who […]

09/05/2013

Illinois State Capitol

State Rep. Yarbrough Wins Accolades For Efforts

For the woman behind the repeal of capital punishment in Illinois, it was a big, historic effort – but not her first.

WBBM Newsradio–03/21/2011

Photo Of Marijuana Plants. (AP Photo)

Proposal To Legalize Medical Marijuana Stalls In Ill. House

After lengthy debate in Springfield, an effort to legalize the use of marijuana for medical purposes in Illinois has stalled in the General Assembly.

CBS Chicago–11/30/2010