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Prosecutor Who Resigned From Stone Case to Testify Before

The U.S. Department of Justice announced its support Friday of a lawsuit filed by an Illinois lawmaker challenging restrictions imposed by Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s [...]

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Justice Department Supports Lawsuit Challenging Pritzker’s Stay-at-Home Order

Justice Department Supports Lawsuit Challenging Pritzker’s Stay-at-Home Order

The U.S. Department of Justice announced its support Friday of a lawsuit filed by an Illinois lawmaker challenging restrictions imposed by Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s [...]

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Illinois Lawmaker Wears Mask Day After Being Booted From Legislative Session Over Refusal

Illinois Lawmaker Wears Mask Day After Being Booted From Legislative Session Over Refusal

Illinois Rep. Darren Bailey wore a face covering Thursday, one day after he was removed from the state legislature for refusing to comply with a rule requiring [...]

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Republican state Rep. Darren Bailey removed from House session for refusing to wear a face covering

Republican state Rep. Darren Bailey removed from House session for refusing to wear a face covering

The Illinois House voted Wednesday to remove Republican state Rep. Darren Bailey from the legislative session a the Bank of Springfield center Wednesday aftern [...]

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Illinois Supreme Court Declines To Intervene In Rep. Darren Bailey's Lawsuit Against Gov. JB Pritzker's Stay-At-Home Order

Illinois Supreme Court Declines To Intervene In Rep. Darren Bailey's Lawsuit Against Gov. JB Pritzker's Stay-At-Home Order

“The Supreme Court is not saying they’re not going to rule on this ever, they’re just saying that they don’t want to skip over the Appellate Court is my unders [...]

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State rep to refile suit against Pritzker's stay-home order

Darren Bailey, a Republican from Xenia, says he wants to strengthen his case as much as possible to brace for a battle in Illinois' highest court.

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2nd Illinois Lawmaker to File Suit Against Pritzker Stay-at-Home Order: Reports

2nd Illinois Lawmaker to File Suit Against Pritzker Stay-at-Home Order: Reports

According to multiple reports, another Illinois lawmaker is planning a legal challenge to Governor J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order in response to the corona [...]

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Pritzker Files Appeal to Overturn Judge’s Ruling on Stay-at-Home Order Extension

Pritzker Files Appeal to Overturn Judge’s Ruling on Stay-at-Home Order Extension

Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Tuesday appealed a ruling by a southern Illinois judge, who issued a temporary restraining order to a state lawmaker regarding the modifi [...]

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State Rep. Darren Bailey Says Gov. Pritzker's Stay-At-Home Order Extension Violates Constitution

State Rep. Darren Bailey Says Gov. Pritzker's Stay-At-Home Order Extension Violates Constitution

A judge on Monday granted a request by Illinois state Rep. Darren Bailey to halt a 30-day extension of Gov. JB Pritzker’s stay-at-home order to fight the novel [...]

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Bailey, Freeney, Stoops Debut on College Hall of Fame Ballot

Bailey, Freeney, Stoops Debut on College Hall of Fame Ballot

Georgia cornerback Champ Bailey, Syracuse defensive end Dwight Freeney and Kansas State running back Darren Sproles will appear on the College Football Hall of [...]

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Lawmakers don masks and roll up their sleeves – tackling vote-by-mail, legal pot tweaks, with budget, COVID-19 relief looming

Lawmakers don masks and roll up their sleeves – tackling vote-by-mail, legal pot tweaks, with budget, COVID-19 relief looming

No mask faceoffs added any drama to Day Two of the special legislative session. State Rep. Darren Bailey, R-Xenia, entered the Bank of Springfield Center weari [...]

Read full article: Lawmakers don masks and roll up their sl...→
Face off on masks looming in Springfield? Two downstate Republicans balk at COVID-19 precautions

Face off on masks looming in Springfield? Two downstate Republicans balk at COVID-19 precautions

Mulling an about-face, state Rep. Brad Halbrook and fellow Republican state Rep. Darren Bailey said they won’t commit to wearing masks when the House meets on [...]

Read full article: Face off on masks looming in Springfield...→
Illinois lawmaker accuses governor of 'trampling' on people's rights with lockdown orders

Illinois lawmaker accuses governor of 'trampling' on people's rights with lockdown orders

Democratic Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker is "trampling" on the rights of state residents with his stringent coronavirus lockdown orders, GOP state Rep. Darren Ba [...]

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Gov. JB Pritzker Asks Illinois Supreme Court To Hear Appeal Of Ruling Exempting Rep. Darren Bailey From Extended Stay-At-Home Order

Gov. JB Pritzker Asks Illinois Supreme Court To Hear Appeal Of Ruling Exempting Rep. Darren Bailey From Extended Stay-At-Home Order

The attorney general's office argues state law "does not limit the number of proclamations that the Governor may issue for a single disaster."

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Pritzker Blasts Bailey Lawsuit as ‘Cheap Political Stunt,’ Vows Swift Appeal

Pritzker Blasts Bailey Lawsuit as ‘Cheap Political Stunt,’ Vows Swift Appeal

As the state of Illinois prepares to appeal a judge’s ruling exempting a downstate lawmaker from Governor J.B. Pritzker’s “stay-at-home” order, the governor bl [...]

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‘There may be people who contract coronavirus’ as a result of state rep.’s suit over stay-at-home extension: Pritzker (LIVE UPDATES)

‘There may be people who contract coronavirus’ as a result of state rep.’s suit over stay-at-home extension: Pritzker (LIVE UPDATES)

A downstate judge on Monday agreed with a Republican legislator that Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker lacks the legal authority to force him to stay home past 30 [...]

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Illinois State Rep. Darren Bailey Sues Gov. JB Pritzker Over Extended Stay-At-Home Order

Illinois State Rep. Darren Bailey Sues Gov. JB Pritzker Over Extended Stay-At-Home Order

Bailey, a Republican from downstate Xenia, claims Pritzker has exceeded his authority and is violating the civil rights of the state’s residents.

Read full article: Illinois State Rep. Darren Bailey Sues G...→
Sunshine State Duo Among Stars Making Debut on College Hall of Fame Ballot

Sunshine State Duo Among Stars Making Debut on College Hall of Fame Ballot

Georgia cornerback Champ Bailey, Syracuse defensive end Dwight Freeney and Kansas State running back Darren Sproles will appear on the College Football Hall of [...]

Read full article: Sunshine State Duo Among Stars Making De...→
Illinois Republican gets kicked out of state legislature special session for refusing to wear a mask

Illinois Republican gets kicked out of state legislature special session for refusing to wear a mask

When asked by his colleagues if he would comply with a new rule requiring all state House members to wear a mask, Rep. Darren Bailey said, "I will not."

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GOP lawmaker booted from Illinois House session for refusing to wear mask

GOP lawmaker booted from Illinois House session for refusing to wear mask

House lawmakers in Illinois voted this week by a wide margin to remove a Republican colleague who flatly refused to wear a face mask during a legislative sessi [...]

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Gov. JB Pritzker Seeks Change Of Venue For Rep. Darren Bailey's Lawsuit Challenging Stay-At-Home Order

Gov. JB Pritzker Seeks Change Of Venue For Rep. Darren Bailey's Lawsuit Challenging Stay-At-Home Order

Bailey, a Republican from Xenia, is challenging the Democratic governor's authority to extend his stay-at-home order beyond the first 30 days of his original d [...]

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Rep. Darren Bailey Asks Appellate Court To Vacate Restraining Order, Plans Amended Lawsuit Against Stay-At-Home Order

Rep. Darren Bailey Asks Appellate Court To Vacate Restraining Order, Plans Amended Lawsuit Against Stay-At-Home Order

Clay County Circuit Court Judge Michael McHaney on Monday granted Bailey a temporary restraining order exempting him, and him alone, from the governor's extend [...]

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Illinois AG files appeal in State Rep. Darren Bailey’s lawsuit over Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order

Illinois AG files appeal in State Rep. Darren Bailey’s lawsuit over Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order

The Illinois attorney general’s office filed an appellate court brief Wednesday seeking to overturn a southern Illinois judge’s ruling that temporarily exempts [...]

Read full article: Illinois AG files appeal in State Rep. D...→
Read the State Representative’s Lawsuit Against Pritzker Over Illinois’ Stay-at-Home Order

Read the State Representative’s Lawsuit Against Pritzker Over Illinois’ Stay-at-Home Order

State Rep. Darren Bailey filed a lawsuit last week claiming Gov. J.B. Pritzker exceeded his authority in extended the state’s stay-at-home order amid the coron [...]

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State Rep. Darren Bailey Speaks Out After Judge Rules in His Favor Against Gov. Pritzker’s Order

State Rep. Darren Bailey Speaks Out After Judge Rules in His Favor Against Gov. Pritzker’s Order

After a judge exempted him from Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order with a temporary restraining order, State Rep. Darren Bailey says that he [...]

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Darren Bailey, Illinois Republican, sues J.B. Pritzker over stay-at-ho

Darren Bailey, Illinois Republican, sues J.B. Pritzker over stay-at-ho

A southern Illinois state lawmaker filed a lawsuit Thursday against Gov. J.B. Pritzker for extending the state's stay-at-home order in an effort to stem the sp [...]

Read full article: Darren Bailey, Illinois Republican, sues...→

Prosecutor Who Resigned From Stone Case to Testify Before

The U.S. Department of Justice announced its support Friday of a lawsuit filed by an Illinois lawmaker challenging restrictions imposed by Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s [...]

Read full article: Prosecutor Who Resigned From Stone Case ...→
Sunshine State Duo Among Stars Making Debut on College Hall of Fame Ballot

Sunshine State Duo Among Stars Making Debut on College Hall of Fame Ballot

Georgia cornerback Champ Bailey, Syracuse defensive end Dwight Freeney and Kansas State running back Darren Sproles will appear on the College Football Hall of [...]

Read full article: Sunshine State Duo Among Stars Making De...→
Lawmakers don masks and roll up their sleeves – tackling vote-by-mail, legal pot tweaks, with budget, COVID-19 relief looming

Lawmakers don masks and roll up their sleeves – tackling vote-by-mail, legal pot tweaks, with budget, COVID-19 relief looming

No mask faceoffs added any drama to Day Two of the special legislative session. State Rep. Darren Bailey, R-Xenia, entered the Bank of Springfield Center weari [...]

Read full article: Lawmakers don masks and roll up their sl...→
Illinois Lawmaker Wears Mask Day After Being Booted From Legislative Session Over Refusal

Illinois Lawmaker Wears Mask Day After Being Booted From Legislative Session Over Refusal

Illinois Rep. Darren Bailey wore a face covering Thursday, one day after he was removed from the state legislature for refusing to comply with a rule requiring [...]

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GOP lawmaker booted from Illinois House session for refusing to wear mask

GOP lawmaker booted from Illinois House session for refusing to wear mask

House lawmakers in Illinois voted this week by a wide margin to remove a Republican colleague who flatly refused to wear a face mask during a legislative sessi [...]

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Face off on masks looming in Springfield? Two downstate Republicans balk at COVID-19 precautions

Face off on masks looming in Springfield? Two downstate Republicans balk at COVID-19 precautions

Mulling an about-face, state Rep. Brad Halbrook and fellow Republican state Rep. Darren Bailey said they won’t commit to wearing masks when the House meets on [...]

Read full article: Face off on masks looming in Springfield...→
Illinois Supreme Court Declines To Intervene In Rep. Darren Bailey's Lawsuit Against Gov. JB Pritzker's Stay-At-Home Order

Illinois Supreme Court Declines To Intervene In Rep. Darren Bailey's Lawsuit Against Gov. JB Pritzker's Stay-At-Home Order

“The Supreme Court is not saying they’re not going to rule on this ever, they’re just saying that they don’t want to skip over the Appellate Court is my unders [...]

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Rep. Darren Bailey Asks Appellate Court To Vacate Restraining Order, Plans Amended Lawsuit Against Stay-At-Home Order

Rep. Darren Bailey Asks Appellate Court To Vacate Restraining Order, Plans Amended Lawsuit Against Stay-At-Home Order

Clay County Circuit Court Judge Michael McHaney on Monday granted Bailey a temporary restraining order exempting him, and him alone, from the governor's extend [...]

Read full article: Rep. Darren Bailey Asks Appellate Court ...→
Gov. JB Pritzker Asks Illinois Supreme Court To Hear Appeal Of Ruling Exempting Rep. Darren Bailey From Extended Stay-At-Home Order

Gov. JB Pritzker Asks Illinois Supreme Court To Hear Appeal Of Ruling Exempting Rep. Darren Bailey From Extended Stay-At-Home Order

The attorney general's office argues state law "does not limit the number of proclamations that the Governor may issue for a single disaster."

Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Asks Illinois Supreme C...→
2nd Illinois Lawmaker to File Suit Against Pritzker Stay-at-Home Order: Reports

2nd Illinois Lawmaker to File Suit Against Pritzker Stay-at-Home Order: Reports

According to multiple reports, another Illinois lawmaker is planning a legal challenge to Governor J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order in response to the corona [...]

Read full article: 2nd Illinois Lawmaker to File Suit Again...→
Read the State Representative’s Lawsuit Against Pritzker Over Illinois’ Stay-at-Home Order

Read the State Representative’s Lawsuit Against Pritzker Over Illinois’ Stay-at-Home Order

State Rep. Darren Bailey filed a lawsuit last week claiming Gov. J.B. Pritzker exceeded his authority in extended the state’s stay-at-home order amid the coron [...]

Read full article: Read the State Representative’s Lawsuit ...→
‘There may be people who contract coronavirus’ as a result of state rep.’s suit over stay-at-home extension: Pritzker (LIVE UPDATES)

‘There may be people who contract coronavirus’ as a result of state rep.’s suit over stay-at-home extension: Pritzker (LIVE UPDATES)

A downstate judge on Monday agreed with a Republican legislator that Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker lacks the legal authority to force him to stay home past 30 [...]

Read full article: ‘There may be people who contract corona...→
State Rep. Darren Bailey Says Gov. Pritzker's Stay-At-Home Order Extension Violates Constitution

State Rep. Darren Bailey Says Gov. Pritzker's Stay-At-Home Order Extension Violates Constitution

A judge on Monday granted a request by Illinois state Rep. Darren Bailey to halt a 30-day extension of Gov. JB Pritzker’s stay-at-home order to fight the novel [...]

Read full article: State Rep. Darren Bailey Says Gov. Pritz...→
Darren Bailey, Illinois Republican, sues J.B. Pritzker over stay-at-ho

Darren Bailey, Illinois Republican, sues J.B. Pritzker over stay-at-ho

A southern Illinois state lawmaker filed a lawsuit Thursday against Gov. J.B. Pritzker for extending the state's stay-at-home order in an effort to stem the sp [...]

Read full article: Darren Bailey, Illinois Republican, sues...→
Bailey, Freeney, Stoops Debut on College Hall of Fame Ballot

Bailey, Freeney, Stoops Debut on College Hall of Fame Ballot

Georgia cornerback Champ Bailey, Syracuse defensive end Dwight Freeney and Kansas State running back Darren Sproles will appear on the College Football Hall of [...]

Read full article: Bailey, Freeney, Stoops Debut on College...→
Justice Department Supports Lawsuit Challenging Pritzker’s Stay-at-Home Order

Justice Department Supports Lawsuit Challenging Pritzker’s Stay-at-Home Order

The U.S. Department of Justice announced its support Friday of a lawsuit filed by an Illinois lawmaker challenging restrictions imposed by Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s [...]

Read full article: Justice Department Supports Lawsuit Chal...→
Illinois Republican gets kicked out of state legislature special session for refusing to wear a mask

Illinois Republican gets kicked out of state legislature special session for refusing to wear a mask

When asked by his colleagues if he would comply with a new rule requiring all state House members to wear a mask, Rep. Darren Bailey said, "I will not."

Read full article: Illinois Republican gets kicked out of s...→
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Republican state Rep. Darren Bailey removed from House session for refusing to wear a face covering

Republican state Rep. Darren Bailey removed from House session for refusing to wear a face covering

The Illinois House voted Wednesday to remove Republican state Rep. Darren Bailey from the legislative session a the Bank of Springfield center Wednesday aftern [...]

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Gov. JB Pritzker Seeks Change Of Venue For Rep. Darren Bailey's Lawsuit Challenging Stay-At-Home Order

Gov. JB Pritzker Seeks Change Of Venue For Rep. Darren Bailey's Lawsuit Challenging Stay-At-Home Order

Bailey, a Republican from Xenia, is challenging the Democratic governor's authority to extend his stay-at-home order beyond the first 30 days of his original d [...]

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Illinois lawmaker accuses governor of 'trampling' on people's rights with lockdown orders

Illinois lawmaker accuses governor of 'trampling' on people's rights with lockdown orders

Democratic Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker is "trampling" on the rights of state residents with his stringent coronavirus lockdown orders, GOP state Rep. Darren Ba [...]

Read full article: Illinois lawmaker accuses governor of 't...→

State rep to refile suit against Pritzker's stay-home order

Darren Bailey, a Republican from Xenia, says he wants to strengthen his case as much as possible to brace for a battle in Illinois' highest court.

Read full article: State rep to refile suit against Pritzke...→
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Illinois AG files appeal in State Rep. Darren Bailey’s lawsuit over Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order

Illinois AG files appeal in State Rep. Darren Bailey’s lawsuit over Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order

The Illinois attorney general’s office filed an appellate court brief Wednesday seeking to overturn a southern Illinois judge’s ruling that temporarily exempts [...]

Read full article: Illinois AG files appeal in State Rep. D...→
Pritzker Blasts Bailey Lawsuit as ‘Cheap Political Stunt,’ Vows Swift Appeal

Pritzker Blasts Bailey Lawsuit as ‘Cheap Political Stunt,’ Vows Swift Appeal

As the state of Illinois prepares to appeal a judge’s ruling exempting a downstate lawmaker from Governor J.B. Pritzker’s “stay-at-home” order, the governor bl [...]

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Pritzker Files Appeal to Overturn Judge’s Ruling on Stay-at-Home Order Extension

Pritzker Files Appeal to Overturn Judge’s Ruling on Stay-at-Home Order Extension

Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Tuesday appealed a ruling by a southern Illinois judge, who issued a temporary restraining order to a state lawmaker regarding the modifi [...]

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State Rep. Darren Bailey Speaks Out After Judge Rules in His Favor Against Gov. Pritzker’s Order

State Rep. Darren Bailey Speaks Out After Judge Rules in His Favor Against Gov. Pritzker’s Order

After a judge exempted him from Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order with a temporary restraining order, State Rep. Darren Bailey says that he [...]

Read full article: State Rep. Darren Bailey Speaks Out Afte...→
Illinois State Rep. Darren Bailey Sues Gov. JB Pritzker Over Extended Stay-At-Home Order

Illinois State Rep. Darren Bailey Sues Gov. JB Pritzker Over Extended Stay-At-Home Order

Bailey, a Republican from downstate Xenia, claims Pritzker has exceeded his authority and is violating the civil rights of the state’s residents.

Read full article: Illinois State Rep. Darren Bailey Sues G...→

Prosecutor Who Resigned From Stone Case to Testify Before

The U.S. Department of Justice announced its support Friday of a lawsuit filed by an Illinois lawmaker challenging restrictions imposed by Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s [...]

Read full article: Prosecutor Who Resigned From Stone Case ...→
Bailey, Freeney, Stoops Debut on College Hall of Fame Ballot

Bailey, Freeney, Stoops Debut on College Hall of Fame Ballot

Georgia cornerback Champ Bailey, Syracuse defensive end Dwight Freeney and Kansas State running back Darren Sproles will appear on the College Football Hall of [...]

Read full article: Bailey, Freeney, Stoops Debut on College...→
Sunshine State Duo Among Stars Making Debut on College Hall of Fame Ballot

Sunshine State Duo Among Stars Making Debut on College Hall of Fame Ballot

Georgia cornerback Champ Bailey, Syracuse defensive end Dwight Freeney and Kansas State running back Darren Sproles will appear on the College Football Hall of [...]

Read full article: Sunshine State Duo Among Stars Making De...→
Justice Department Supports Lawsuit Challenging Pritzker’s Stay-at-Home Order

Justice Department Supports Lawsuit Challenging Pritzker’s Stay-at-Home Order

The U.S. Department of Justice announced its support Friday of a lawsuit filed by an Illinois lawmaker challenging restrictions imposed by Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s [...]

Read full article: Justice Department Supports Lawsuit Chal...→
Lawmakers don masks and roll up their sleeves – tackling vote-by-mail, legal pot tweaks, with budget, COVID-19 relief looming

Lawmakers don masks and roll up their sleeves – tackling vote-by-mail, legal pot tweaks, with budget, COVID-19 relief looming

No mask faceoffs added any drama to Day Two of the special legislative session. State Rep. Darren Bailey, R-Xenia, entered the Bank of Springfield Center weari [...]

Read full article: Lawmakers don masks and roll up their sl...→
Illinois Republican gets kicked out of state legislature special session for refusing to wear a mask

Illinois Republican gets kicked out of state legislature special session for refusing to wear a mask

When asked by his colleagues if he would comply with a new rule requiring all state House members to wear a mask, Rep. Darren Bailey said, "I will not."

Read full article: Illinois Republican gets kicked out of s...→
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Illinois Lawmaker Wears Mask Day After Being Booted From Legislative Session Over Refusal

Illinois Lawmaker Wears Mask Day After Being Booted From Legislative Session Over Refusal

Illinois Rep. Darren Bailey wore a face covering Thursday, one day after he was removed from the state legislature for refusing to comply with a rule requiring [...]

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GOP lawmaker booted from Illinois House session for refusing to wear mask

GOP lawmaker booted from Illinois House session for refusing to wear mask

House lawmakers in Illinois voted this week by a wide margin to remove a Republican colleague who flatly refused to wear a face mask during a legislative sessi [...]

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Republican state Rep. Darren Bailey removed from House session for refusing to wear a face covering

Republican state Rep. Darren Bailey removed from House session for refusing to wear a face covering

The Illinois House voted Wednesday to remove Republican state Rep. Darren Bailey from the legislative session a the Bank of Springfield center Wednesday aftern [...]

Read full article: Republican state Rep. Darren Bailey remo...→
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Face off on masks looming in Springfield? Two downstate Republicans balk at COVID-19 precautions

Face off on masks looming in Springfield? Two downstate Republicans balk at COVID-19 precautions

Mulling an about-face, state Rep. Brad Halbrook and fellow Republican state Rep. Darren Bailey said they won’t commit to wearing masks when the House meets on [...]

Read full article: Face off on masks looming in Springfield...→
Gov. JB Pritzker Seeks Change Of Venue For Rep. Darren Bailey's Lawsuit Challenging Stay-At-Home Order

Gov. JB Pritzker Seeks Change Of Venue For Rep. Darren Bailey's Lawsuit Challenging Stay-At-Home Order

Bailey, a Republican from Xenia, is challenging the Democratic governor's authority to extend his stay-at-home order beyond the first 30 days of his original d [...]

Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Seeks Change Of Venue F...→
Illinois Supreme Court Declines To Intervene In Rep. Darren Bailey's Lawsuit Against Gov. JB Pritzker's Stay-At-Home Order

Illinois Supreme Court Declines To Intervene In Rep. Darren Bailey's Lawsuit Against Gov. JB Pritzker's Stay-At-Home Order

“The Supreme Court is not saying they’re not going to rule on this ever, they’re just saying that they don’t want to skip over the Appellate Court is my unders [...]

Read full article: Illinois Supreme Court Declines To Inter...→
Illinois lawmaker accuses governor of 'trampling' on people's rights with lockdown orders

Illinois lawmaker accuses governor of 'trampling' on people's rights with lockdown orders

Democratic Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker is "trampling" on the rights of state residents with his stringent coronavirus lockdown orders, GOP state Rep. Darren Ba [...]

Read full article: Illinois lawmaker accuses governor of 't...→
Rep. Darren Bailey Asks Appellate Court To Vacate Restraining Order, Plans Amended Lawsuit Against Stay-At-Home Order

Rep. Darren Bailey Asks Appellate Court To Vacate Restraining Order, Plans Amended Lawsuit Against Stay-At-Home Order

Clay County Circuit Court Judge Michael McHaney on Monday granted Bailey a temporary restraining order exempting him, and him alone, from the governor's extend [...]

Read full article: Rep. Darren Bailey Asks Appellate Court ...→

State rep to refile suit against Pritzker's stay-home order

Darren Bailey, a Republican from Xenia, says he wants to strengthen his case as much as possible to brace for a battle in Illinois' highest court.

Read full article: State rep to refile suit against Pritzke...→
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Gov. JB Pritzker Asks Illinois Supreme Court To Hear Appeal Of Ruling Exempting Rep. Darren Bailey From Extended Stay-At-Home Order

Gov. JB Pritzker Asks Illinois Supreme Court To Hear Appeal Of Ruling Exempting Rep. Darren Bailey From Extended Stay-At-Home Order

The attorney general's office argues state law "does not limit the number of proclamations that the Governor may issue for a single disaster."

Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Asks Illinois Supreme C...→
Illinois AG files appeal in State Rep. Darren Bailey’s lawsuit over Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order

Illinois AG files appeal in State Rep. Darren Bailey’s lawsuit over Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order

The Illinois attorney general’s office filed an appellate court brief Wednesday seeking to overturn a southern Illinois judge’s ruling that temporarily exempts [...]

Read full article: Illinois AG files appeal in State Rep. D...→
2nd Illinois Lawmaker to File Suit Against Pritzker Stay-at-Home Order: Reports

2nd Illinois Lawmaker to File Suit Against Pritzker Stay-at-Home Order: Reports

According to multiple reports, another Illinois lawmaker is planning a legal challenge to Governor J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order in response to the corona [...]

Read full article: 2nd Illinois Lawmaker to File Suit Again...→
Pritzker Blasts Bailey Lawsuit as ‘Cheap Political Stunt,’ Vows Swift Appeal

Pritzker Blasts Bailey Lawsuit as ‘Cheap Political Stunt,’ Vows Swift Appeal

As the state of Illinois prepares to appeal a judge’s ruling exempting a downstate lawmaker from Governor J.B. Pritzker’s “stay-at-home” order, the governor bl [...]

Read full article: Pritzker Blasts Bailey Lawsuit as ‘Cheap...→
Read the State Representative’s Lawsuit Against Pritzker Over Illinois’ Stay-at-Home Order

Read the State Representative’s Lawsuit Against Pritzker Over Illinois’ Stay-at-Home Order

State Rep. Darren Bailey filed a lawsuit last week claiming Gov. J.B. Pritzker exceeded his authority in extended the state’s stay-at-home order amid the coron [...]

Read full article: Read the State Representative’s Lawsuit ...→
Pritzker Files Appeal to Overturn Judge’s Ruling on Stay-at-Home Order Extension

Pritzker Files Appeal to Overturn Judge’s Ruling on Stay-at-Home Order Extension

Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Tuesday appealed a ruling by a southern Illinois judge, who issued a temporary restraining order to a state lawmaker regarding the modifi [...]

Read full article: Pritzker Files Appeal to Overturn Judge’...→
‘There may be people who contract coronavirus’ as a result of state rep.’s suit over stay-at-home extension: Pritzker (LIVE UPDATES)

‘There may be people who contract coronavirus’ as a result of state rep.’s suit over stay-at-home extension: Pritzker (LIVE UPDATES)

A downstate judge on Monday agreed with a Republican legislator that Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker lacks the legal authority to force him to stay home past 30 [...]

Read full article: ‘There may be people who contract corona...→
State Rep. Darren Bailey Speaks Out After Judge Rules in His Favor Against Gov. Pritzker’s Order

State Rep. Darren Bailey Speaks Out After Judge Rules in His Favor Against Gov. Pritzker’s Order

After a judge exempted him from Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order with a temporary restraining order, State Rep. Darren Bailey says that he [...]

Read full article: State Rep. Darren Bailey Speaks Out Afte...→
State Rep. Darren Bailey Says Gov. Pritzker's Stay-At-Home Order Extension Violates Constitution

State Rep. Darren Bailey Says Gov. Pritzker's Stay-At-Home Order Extension Violates Constitution

A judge on Monday granted a request by Illinois state Rep. Darren Bailey to halt a 30-day extension of Gov. JB Pritzker’s stay-at-home order to fight the novel [...]

Read full article: State Rep. Darren Bailey Says Gov. Pritz...→
Illinois State Rep. Darren Bailey Sues Gov. JB Pritzker Over Extended Stay-At-Home Order

Illinois State Rep. Darren Bailey Sues Gov. JB Pritzker Over Extended Stay-At-Home Order

Bailey, a Republican from downstate Xenia, claims Pritzker has exceeded his authority and is violating the civil rights of the state’s residents.

Read full article: Illinois State Rep. Darren Bailey Sues G...→
Darren Bailey, Illinois Republican, sues J.B. Pritzker over stay-at-ho

Darren Bailey, Illinois Republican, sues J.B. Pritzker over stay-at-ho

A southern Illinois state lawmaker filed a lawsuit Thursday against Gov. J.B. Pritzker for extending the state's stay-at-home order in an effort to stem the sp [...]

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