Charles Freeman slated to become Illinois Supreme Court's first black chief justice

May 1997
Jet;05/19/97, Vol. 91 Issue 26, p15
Announces that Justice Charles Freeman is slated to become the Illinois Supreme Court's chief justice following the resignation of James D. Heiple. Freeman as the first African-American elected to the Illinois Supreme Court; Reasons for Heiple's resignation; Freeman's career.


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