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    Blagojevich files new argument in appeal

    by  • July 16, 2014 • Breaking News • 0 Comments

    CHICAGO — Rod Blagojevich’s lawyers have submitted an additional argument on why an appeals court in Chicago should overturn the convictions of the imprisoned former governor. Jurors convicted the Democrat on multiple corruption counts, including that he tried to swap an appointment to President Barack Obama’s old senate seat for campaign money or a...

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    State medical marijuana rules finalized

    by  • July 15, 2014 • News • 0 Comments

    SPRINGFIELD  (AP) — The rules for Illinois’ medical marijuana have been finalized, but it may be 2015 before any product is in the hands of patients.  The approval of the rules by the Joint Committee on Administrative Rules Tuesday means the process of getting patients, cultivators, and dispensers registered can begin soon. State Rep....

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    ISP to explain conceal carry applicant rejections

    by  • July 15, 2014 • News • 0 Comments

    SPRINGFIELD — A flurry of lawsuits from people who were rejected for concealed carry permits has prompted the Illinois State Police to announce it will require a state review board to explain to applicants why they were denied. Illinois State Police officials said Monday that the concealed carry license review board must alert applicants...

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