Topic: The John Marshall Law School
'Caylee's Law' petition calls for establishing two new federal offenses: failure of a parent to notify authorities of a missing child within 24 hours and failure to report a child's death within one hour. The online drive comes amid public anger over the Casey Anthony verdict.
07/07/2011 08:42 pm
Lawyers for Rod Blagojevich may not have wanted to risk putting the fiery former Illinois governor on the stand, or they may think they have the case locked up.
07/21/2010 04:02 pm
Cities are passing laws restricting where sex offenders can live, forcing many to move into high-density clusters. But Somer Thompson's neighborhood was not one of them.
10/23/2009 01:00 am
Ousted governor pleaded not guilty to federal charges on Tuesday, as political watchdogs tally cost of state's long history of graft and cronyism.
04/14/2009 01:00 am
Illinois' ex-governor asserts his innocence, saying he'll 'fight in the courts' to clear his name.
04/02/2009 01:00 am
Blagojevich's replacement, known as populist with an unassuming manner, has inherited a state government in crisis.
02/01/2009 12:00 am
In the Illinois governor’s corruption case, the law gives prosecutor the edge, analysts say.
12/18/2008 12:00 am
An impeachment probe is under way in the Illinois House. A petition is also before the state’s high court.
12/16/2008 12:00 am