Fines for Speeders Going Up

September 2010
Chicago Citizen;9/15/2010, Vol. 45 Issue 25, p2
The article reports on the increased fines for speeding tickets imposed by the Illinois Supreme Court to raise additional revenue for Illinois State Police and local governments.


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