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Obamacare Key Dates In 2014

Implementation of the health reform law continues through 2014 with these key dates.

11/25/2013

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Some Schools Breaking Medical Law Protecting Young Diabetics

Three years ago, the Illinois General Assembly passed legislation requiring schools to always have someone in the buildings trained to care for a child with diabetes. CBS 2’s Jim Williams reports.

05/27/2013

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Law Prevents Employers From Getting Social Media Passwords

Illinois employers will no longer be able to ask for employee or job candidates’ social network account information in order to gain access to their account or profile.

08/01/2012

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Why Divorce Lawyers See A Surge In Business In March

If February is the month for love, March is the month for divorce.

03/07/2012

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Motorcycles, Bicycles Can Run Red Lights Under New Law

Illinois motorcycles and bicycles will be allowed to run red lights starting in 2012, but only in certain instances.

12/30/2011

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City Ban On Synthetic Pot Starts Wednesday, Statewide Ban Starts Jan. 1

Starting Wednesday, it will be illegal to sell synthetic marijuana in Chicago. A statewide ban takes effect on Jan. 1, 2012.

CBS Chicago–12/13/2011

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Adoptees Get Greater Access To Birth Parent Information

For adults who were adopted as children, Illinois provides a new avenue to obtain information about birth parents. CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports.

11/14/2011

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Victim’s Mother Campaigns For Murder Registry Law

Some convicted murderers in Illinois could have to register like sex offenders, if a state proposal becomes law.

CBS Chicago–03/18/2011

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Excessive Speeding Could Land You In Jail In 2011

If you have a lead foot, you’ll want to ease up on the pedal in 2011. In just a few days, a new Illinois law will crack down on aggressive drivers.

12/28/2010

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Go To Jail For Excessive Speeding In 2011

If you have a lead foot, you’ll want to ease up on the pedal in 2011. In just a few days, a new Illinois law will crack down on aggressive drivers.

WBBM Newsradio–12/28/2010