Public-employee unions applauded the high court decision. Lawmakers and pension experts — not so much. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.
A DeKalb County judge has rejected four former Northern Illinois University fraternity members’ claim that the state’s hazing statute is unconstitutional.
An Illinois appellate panel court has sided with two pharmacists, saying the State of Illinois may not force them to dispense morning-after pills.
Illinois is among the states backing Montana in its fight to prevent the U.S. Supreme Court’s 2010 Citizens United decision from being used to strike down state laws that restrict corporate campaign spending.
A judge found a former Washington state man not guilty in 50-year-old a rape case.
A judge on Friday tossed out the controversial Illinois eavesdropping law, which makes it a crime to record police officers, according to a published report.
The Chicago Bears are asking a court to review an administrative law judge’s ruling that orders the team to pay about $5.5 million in back taxes.
For the last six months, Chicago residents have been paying more for natural gas, but that is about to end.
A downstate judge says the Illinois Department of Children and Family Service may now begin canceling its adoption and foster care contracts with Catholic Charities.
A federal appeals court has ruled that the Chicago shipping locks will not be closed in the interest of keeping the Asian carp out of the Great Lakes.
The Illinois Supreme Court has upheld legislation that created a $31 billion statewide infrastructure construction plan.
A Cook County judge has ruled that Rahm Emanuel should stay on the mayoral ballot this February.