Who Will Take Over As Chicago's Mayor?The question remains regarding who will take over as Chicago’s mayor. Some are betting the winner has not officially announced a campaign yet.
Consent Decree Released By Chicago Police Department: 5 Fast FactsMayor Rahm Emanuel, Police Supt. Eddie Johnson, and Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan release a draft of a consent decree governing changes for Chicago police.
AG Madigan Pushes For Community Input In CPD ReformMadigan sued the City of Chicago to pave the way for the federal courts to oversee reform of Chicago Police practices and procedures.
Lawmakers Consider Bill To Waive Fees To Freeze Credit ReportsIn the wake of the Equifax security breach, Illinois lawmakers are considering a bill to make it less expensive for people affected to protect themselves.
Illinois Among States Suing Trump Administration Over DACAIllinois is among 15 states suing to block President Donald Trump's plan to end a program protecting young immigrants from deportation.
Aldermen Support Latest Framework For Police Reform OversightKey Chicago Aldermen are optimistic that the latest framework for police oversight is going to give the public confidence in efforts to reform police practices and procedures.
Madigan Urges Rauner To Sign 'Student Loan Bill Of Rights'Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan says student loan debt is now the largest unsecured consumer debt in the nation.
Mayor Emanuel Ignores Request About Having The Courts Monitor CPD ChangesMayor Emanuel is side-stepping a challenge from Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan about having the courts oversee the City of Chicago’s efforts to reform the police department.
Attorney Generals Call For Help For Students Victimized By For-Profit SchoolsTop Democrats in Illinois said the Trump Administration is getting poor grades on protecting students victimized by unscrupulous for-profit colleges.
Madigan Finds Debt and Identity Theft To Be Reoccurring ComplaintsConsumer debt and identity theft continue to be the top sources of complaints to the Illinois attorney general.
AG Madigan Warns Of Immigration Scams After Executive OrdersImmigrants should beware of scam artists or “immigration service providers” pretending to be lawyers or demanding excessive upfront fees.
Lisa Madigan Sues Navient, Sallie Mae For Student Loan OffensesIllinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan is suing some of the largest names in the student loan industry.
Attorney General Says Do Your Research Before Donating To CharitiesAs your mailbox and your inbox fill up with end-of-the-year donation requests, the Illinois Attorney General encourages you to ask questions first.
Chicago Man Found Guilty Of Defrauding State Out Of $400KA Chicago man who ran a west suburban tobacco shop pleaded guilty and was sentenced to two years in prison for defrauding the state out of nearly $400,000, according to Attorney General Lisa Madigan.
Jimmy John’s Pays $100K In Settlement Over Non-Compete ClausesJimmy John’s will pay $100,000 in a settlement over an improper non-compete clause in employee contracts, Attorney General Lisa Madigan announced on Wednesday.