Loophole In Wisconsin Law Allowed Drunk Driver To Keep His Illinois License, Despite Killing Man In CrashEric Labahn had an Illinois driver’s license he should have lost when he refused to take a blood alcohol test after killing 23-year-old Austin Lockwood in a crash in Wisconsin.
Chicago Couple Waits -- And Waits -- For Driver's LicensesThey moved into a first-floor apartment in Lakeview and dutifully tried to change the address on their driver’s licenses. That was on Nov. 2.
New Automatic Voter Registration Bill Could Expand Voter ParticipationBackers of the new Automatic Voter Registration bill approved by the General Assembly said they cannot wait to see Governor Rauner sign the legislation, and put it into action.
DMV Computers Back Online After Day-Long OutageIf you were planning to get a driver's license, license plate sticker, or state ID card on Wednesday, you're out of luck for now.
Lawmakers Weigh Measure Giving Four-Time DUI Convicts Another ChanceTwo of Illinois’ strongest allies in fighting drunken driving were somewhat in disagreement a proposal to give drivers with four drunk driving convictions a chance go get their license back.
Governor Signs Three New Traffic Safety LawsOne law, dubbed “Kelsey’s Law,” was inspired by an accident in which Minooka teenager Kelsey Little was seriously injured when she was struck by a teen driver who was driving without a learner’s permit.
Quinn Signs Driver's License Law For ImmigrantsGovernor Quinn has signed a new law that allows undocumented immigrants the right to obtain a drivers license.
State Senate Panel OKs Licenses For Illegal ImmigrantsThe Senate Executive Committee voted 12-2 to advance the plan.
Lawmakers Question Plan For Illegal Immigrant Driver's LicensesSome Illinois lawmakers are pushing back against a proposal to provide driver’s licenses for illegal immigrants.
After 15 DUIs, Losing His License 4 Times, Elgin Man Still DrivingWhen an Elgin man and his passenger saw a white Econoline van wandering all over the roadway as they drove along I-90 toward Elgin on Oct. 20, they figured the person behind the wheel must be drunk and dangerous.
Good Drivers To Get License At Renewal Time, Not Sticker Stickers are out--and new licenses are in--for safe drivers in Illinois.
License Branch Worker Charged In ID Theft SchemeA 22-year employee of the Illinois Secretary of State's office has been charged with conspiracy to commit identity theft.