Supreme Court

ACA supporters and protesters in front of the Supreme Court (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Opinion: Supreme Court Fails America On Health Care

The Supreme Court has shockingly failed the citizens of the United States by upholding the individual mandate portion of the plan.


Border Patrol (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama Has Last Word With The Supreme Court On Immigration

After the Supreme Court decision on the Arizona immigration law, SB 1070, the Obama administration announced that it is revoking agreements with Arizona police over the enforcement of federal immigration laws.


Buttons showing Arizona's Gov. Jan Brewer and President Obama (Photo credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Supreme Court Deals Blow To Obama On Arizona Immigration Law

While neither side has totally won, the high court’s decision on Arizona’s controversial immigration law, SB 1070, is definitely a blow to President Barack Obama.


Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Overwhelming Victory For Obama And Holder In Arizona Immigration Decision

President Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder won an overwhelming victory as the Supreme Court struck down 3 of 4 provisions of the controversial Arizona immigration law, SB 1070.


Rep. Virginia Foxx (R- NC) shows pictures of Roger Clemens during a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing February 13, 2008 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Eldon Ham: How The Great Baseball Oxymoron Undermines America

One of the most absurd judicial cop-outs of all time is 40 years old on June 19, 2012.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2012

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin

Durbin: Obama Was Within Rights To Speak Up About Supreme Court

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) is defending President Barack Obama’s remarks on the U.S. Supreme Court and health care.

WBBM Newsradio–04/06/2012

Scales Of Justice

Northwest Illinois Courts First To Get Cameras

Courtrooms in northwestern Illinois will be the first in the state to allow cameras.


Drew Peterson

Appeals Court Ordered To Reconsider Hearsay Evidence In Peterson Case

The Illinois Supreme Court has ordered an appeals court panel to reconsider whether some hearsay evidence should be allowed in Drew Peterson’s murder trial.


Sen. Mark Kirk, Rep. Mike Quigley

Lawmakers: Give New Teeth To Honest Services Law

Two federal lawmakers from Illinois have mounted an effort to get tougher on public corruption, by giving new tools to prosecutors.

CBS Chicago–05/09/2011

John Junker

Fiesta Bowl CEO Fired For ‘An Apparent Scheme’

Longtime Fiesta Bowl CEO Jon Junker has been fired after an internal report released on Tuesday found “an apparent scheme” to reimburse employees for political contributions.


Photo Of Zebadiah Arrington. (Facebook Photo)

Chicago Art Student Arrested For NYC Subway Graffiti

19-year-old Chicago man is accused of spray painting 7 rail cars, then e-mailing photos of his work.