Big Jump In U.S. Catholic Dioceses Naming NamesU.S. bishops are holding a retreat outside Chicago for "prayer and reflection" upon the sex abuse scandal in the Catholic Church.
Wells Fargo To Pay Illinois $10.8M In Multi-State SettlementAttorney General Lisa Madigan said Friday Illinois is part of a $575 million settlement reached between Wells Fargo and 50 states and the District of Colombia.
Catholic Bishops Won't Discuss Sexual Abuse At Upcoming Spiritual RetreatCardinal Blase Cupich is hosting 300 bishops at a spiritual retreat at Mundelein Seminary Jan. 2-8.
Bishops Won't Discuss Clergy Abuse Report At RetreatA spokeswoman for Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan calls it "disappointing and absurd" not to discuss the findings at the gathering.
Madigan Sues Woman Who Sold Tickets To Fake EventsAttorney General Lisa Madigan's office alleges that a California woman named Kristen Yvette Martin scammed people who bought tickets to these fake events out of $30,000.
AG Madigan To Trump: Stop Plans To Exclude Transgender People From Federal Protections"Civil rights laws are crucial to ensuring access to healthcare and education and the administration should abandon this effort to discriminate against transgender individuals.”
Kwame Raoul Defeats Erika Harold For Illinois Attorney General
Candidate Q & A: Illinois Attorney General Republican Candidate Erika Harold"I've been campaigning throughout the state of Illinois, people routinely talk about Illinois' record of corruption and the fact they want an attorney general who will be a watchdog and a check on state government."
Candidate Q & A: Illinois Attorney General Democratic Candidate Kwame Raoul"The notion that women should have autonomy to make decisions about their own bodies. These are issues that are under attack and we have, in my opponent, an individual who says she will do nothing about protecting those rights."
Sessions Returns To Chicago To Speak To Anti-Crime GroupHis talk will come one week after his department filed a statement of interest in federal court asking a judge to reject the reform plan the city and the Illinois attorney general's office hammered out.
Illinois AG Candidate Erika Harold: Harassment Leads Many To PromiscuityA former Miss America who is running for Illinois attorney general once said that many victims of sexual harassment "become very promiscuous."
CPD Consent Decree Filed In Federal Court"It has taken over a year to get to this day but it has taken a generation to get here."
Kwame Raoul Wins Democratic Nomination For Illinois Attorney GeneralThe Illinois State Senator will face Erika Harold, winner of the Republican primary, in November's election.
Quinn Joins Movement To End New Bank Of America Checking FeeEver the supporter of public petitions, former Gov. Pat Quinn has added his voice to the growing criticism of Bank of America for ending its only free checking account option that doesn’t require a minimum balance.
At Issue: AG Office Needs To Be More Aggressive, Renato MariottiMariotti says his practical experience is going to set him apart in the race for Illinois Attorney General next year.