Justice Lloyd A. Karmeier and the Illinois Supreme Court have announced the appointment of Matthew Hartrich as an At-Large Circuit Judge in the Second Judicial Circuit. Mr. Hartrich is being appointed to fill the vacancy created when Judge David Overstreet was elected... Read More.
Gov. J.B. Pritzker said Monday his office planned to appeal a ruling in a legal fight over the governor's authority to extend the state's stay-at-home order. State Rep. Darren Bailey, R-Xenia, filed a lawsuit challenging the order in Clay County Circuit Court. Bailey said the... Read More.
An administrative Order handed down Tuesday morning has closed down the Second Judicial Circuit Court in Illinois. Chief Judge Tom Tedeschi released the order which postpones all court dates including civil matters, including jury trials, traffic violations, ordinance violations, misdemeanor cases, probate, family cases,... Read More.
Crawford County State’s Attorney Matthew Hartrich recently filed his nomination papers with the Illinois State Board of Elections for the At Large Circuit Judge vacancy in the Second Judicial Circuit. The At Large Circuit Judge position... Read More.
Chief Justice Lloyd A. Karmeier and the Illinois Supreme Court have announced that Circuit Judge David K. Overstreet of the Second Judicial Circuit has been assigned as an Appellate Court Justice in the Fifth District Appellate Court. Judge Overstreet was assigned to fill the vacancy... Read More.