SPRINGFIELD – While the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) announced today that the unemployment rate fell -0.1 percentage point to 3.4 percent, a new record low, the state is responding to a surge of unemployment claims in March due to the impacts of COVID-19.... Read More.
Danny Stephens was recently sentenced to the Illinois Department of Corrections with one sentence occurring last week and with Stephens appearing in court today and receiving a consecutive sentence to the Illinois Department of Corrections on his new... Read More.
Pot Charges Could be Dropped A new bill in front of the Illinois State Senate aims to allow people convicted of marijuana possession before 2016 to petition to drop those charges after 3 years. The bill has already passed in the House. The Senate will decide... Read More.