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- Ill. court halts `privilege tax' Lonkevich, Dan // National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;11/03/97, Vol. 101 Issue 44, p3
Reports that the Illinois Supreme Court's 4-3 ruling upheld Cook County Circuit Court's decision in the case Milwaukee Safeguard Insurance Company and others versus the states former director of insurance, Stephen Selke. Circumstances surrounding the case; Indepth look at a 100 year-old tax law...
- The "Choice" for Illinois Supreme Court Justice. // Chicago Citizen - Chatham Southeast Edition;3/14/2012, Vol. 46 Issue 51, p1
In the article, the author presents his views on Joy V. Cunningham as a candidate for the justice of Illinois Supreme Court.
- Correction. // Illinois Issues;May2011, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p36
A correction to the article about the 4-3 majority obtained by the Democrats at the Illinois Supreme Court that was published in the April 2011 issue is presented.
- Illinois Supreme Court Affirms Constitutional Protection of Public Pensions. Godofsky, David R.; Hootkins, Emily // Benefits Magazine;Jan2016, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p40
The article reports on a ruling by the Illinois Supreme Court, rejecting the state's assertion that it had reserved sovereign power that would take precedence over the state constitution's pension protection clause.
- Detention of Status Offender Draws Critical Scrutiny. // Juvenile Justice Update;Oct/Nov2013, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p5
The article discusses the ruling in the Illinois Supreme Court case In re Shelby K in September 2013 in which juvenile Shelby R. was accused for domestic violence and unlawful consumption of alcohol, and was denied for further proceedings. The Court found fault with the practices and voided the...
- Court OKs O'Hare: State Approval Not Needed in $3.5B Expansion. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;10/21/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31495, p5
Reports on the approval on the extension of O'Hare International Airport by the Illinois Supreme Court in Illinois. Cost of the expansion; Dismissal on the complaints against the expansion of the airport by judge Hollis Webster.
- Attorney Can't Sue for Retaliatory Firing. Cassens, Debra // ABA Journal;Apr99, Vol. 85 Issue 4, p31
Reports on the decision of an Illinois Supreme Court that attorneys who get fired for blowing the whistle on their law firms cannot sue for retaliatory discharge, based on lawsuit filed by Alan Jacobson against Knepper. When the state permits whistleblowing nonlawyers to sue; Comment from...
- Justice will be served: Some supreme races on horizon. Green, Paul M. // Crain's Chicago Business;08/16/99, Vol. 22 Issue 33, p11
Focuses on the upcoming electoral race for Illinois Supreme Court seats in 1999. Reasons why voter interest in the justice elections will be high; Potential influence of partisanship on electoral outcome; Prominent Democratic judges who have decided to run for Justice Michael Bilandic's seat;...
- Verbal lifetime job offer not enforceable. LaGrand, Wendell // ABA Journal;Sep97, Vol. 83 Issue 9, p43
Focuses on the ruling of the Illinois Supreme Court, that states that a promise of lifetime employment is only enforceable it if was in writing, on the case McInerney versus Chapter Golf Incorporated. Background of the case; Basis of the court's decision.