Illinois

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Criminal Justice

Chicago police have shot 262 people in 6 years; about 80% were black men, newspaper reports

Trials and Litigation

Judge rules for artist Peter Doig, who says ‘Pete Doige’ painting once valued at $10M wasn’t his

Judiciary

Judge is removed from bench for allegedly letting a lawyer wear her robe and rule in some cases

Sentencing/Post Conviction

Former Illinois Gov. Blagojevich apologizes, but his new sentence is the same as the old one

Criminal Justice

Lawyer alleges a cover-up after seeing ‘horrific’ video in police shooting of black teen

Criminal Justice

Man accused of slapping judge in smoking dispute is acquitted of hate crime, battery

Criminal Justice

Ex-cop Drew Peterson gets 40-year sentence in plot on prosecutor’s life

Criminal Justice

Special prosecutor will probe possible cover-up in shooting by Chicago officer charged with murder

Civil Rights

Police body cams didn’t shut off, invading officers’ privacy, federal lawsuit says

Tort Law

Man pleads guilty in auto crash, then sues city alleging police siren and lights distracted him

Immigration Law

Amidst claims ICE should do more to ID lawful residents, detained citizen wins $20K award

Labor & Employment

Illinois attorney general sues Jimmy John’s over noncompete clauses for low-wage workers

Criminal Justice

Man exits news conference about his lawsuit over police shooting, is arrested for murder

Law Firms

Origination credit is shunned at law firm of former Schiff Hardin lawyers

Criminal Justice

Drew Peterson guilty of seeking contract hit on prosecutor in murder case

Criminal Justice

Woman who faced 6-year term for court lockup kick that caused no injury gets 1 year after plea deal

Criminal Justice

Fewer than 1% of arrestees in Chicago see a lawyer while in police custody

Criminal Justice

Ex-cop Drew Peterson on trial on charges he tried to put a hit on prosecutor in his murder case

Law Firms

Hinshaw announces management shake-up, new ‘category killer’ focus

Work/Life Balance

Winston & Strawn expands parental leave, eliminates ‘primary’ caregiver distinction
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