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Gov. JB Pritzker Appeals After Judge Grants Stay-At-Home Exemption To Clay County Resident, Tanning Salon

Gov. JB Pritzker Appeals After Judge Grants Stay-At-Home Exemption To Clay County Resident, Tanning Salon

CHICAGO (CBS) — Gov. JB Pritzker is asking the Illinois Appellate Court to vacate a temporary restraining order granted to a Clay County business owner and his [...] Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Appeals After Judge Gra...→

Gov. JB Pritzker Appeals After Judge Grants Stay-At-Home Exemption To Clay County Resident, Tanning Salon

Gov. JB Pritzker Appeals After Judge Grants Stay-At-Home Exemption To Clay County Resident, Tanning Salon

CHICAGO (CBS) — Gov. JB Pritzker is asking the Illinois Appellate Court to vacate a temporary restraining order granted to a Clay County business owner and his [...] Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Appeals After Judge Gra...→

Senate confirms Trump's 200th judge, officially fills all appeals court vacancies

Senate confirms Trump's 200th judge, officially fills all appeals court vacancies

The judges the Senate is confirming will likely remain at their posts for decades. Cory Wilson, confirmed Wednesday, is only 49 years old. Justin Walker, who t [...] Read full article: Senate confirms Trump's 200th judge, off...→

Federal appeals court orders judge to drop case against Michael Flynn

Federal appeals court orders judge to drop case against Michael Flynn

A federal appeals court on Wednesday ordered a judge to drop charges against former national security adviser Michael Flynn. The three-judge panel in Washingto [...] Read full article: Federal appeals court orders judge to dr...→

Gov. Whitmer Appeals Gym Reopening, Asks For Delay Due To Covid-19

Governor Gretchen Whitmer is asking an appeals court to keep gyms closed ahead of their planned Thursday re-opening. Read full article: Gov. Whitmer Appeals Gym Reopening, Asks...→

Judge grants compassionate release to alleged mob enforcer

Judge grants compassionate release to alleged mob enforcer

A federal judge has ordered the release from prison of an alleged organized crime enforcer who is said to have health issues that places him at heightened risk [...] Read full article: Judge grants compassionate release to al...→

Oklahoma Gov. Stitt on Trump Rally Concerns: We Have the Freedoms to Stay at Home or Come

Oklahoma Gov. Stitt on Trump Rally Concerns: We Have the Freedoms to Stay at Home or Come

Friday, Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt (R) addressed concerns about President Donald Trump's upcoming rally in Tulsa amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. | Clips Read full article: Oklahoma Gov. Stitt on Trump Rally Conce...→

Appeals Judge Halts Limit on Governor's Emergency Powers

Appeals Judge Halts Limit on Governor's Emergency Powers

An appellate judge has stayed a lower court’s order barring Gov. Gavin Newsom from issuing directives that might conflict with state law Read full article: Appeals Judge Halts Limit on Governor's ...→

Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million federally funded coronavirus relief package

Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million federally funded coronavirus relief package

Gov. J.B. Pritzker joined members of the Illinois Legislative Black Caucus on Wednesday to highlight more than $900 million in funding for rent and mortgage as [...] Read full article: Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million...→

Gov. Pritzker Tests Negative for Coronavirus After Attending Protests

Gov. Pritzker Tests Negative for Coronavirus After Attending Protests

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced Wednesday that he has tested negative for coronavirus after attending multiple protests in the wake of George Floyd’s dea [...] Read full article: Gov. Pritzker Tests Negative for Coronav...→

Illinois GOP Files Federal Lawsuit Against Gov. JB Pritzker Over Limits On Public Gatherings

Illinois GOP Files Federal Lawsuit Against Gov. JB Pritzker Over Limits On Public Gatherings

In a federal lawsuit filed Monday night, the Illinois GOP and other local Republican groups note the governor’s executive orders allowed religious gatherings o [...] Read full article: Illinois GOP Files Federal Lawsuit Again...→

Gov. J.B. Pritzker cool to hotel industry’s push for larger gatherings in next phase of reopening

Gov. J.B. Pritzker cool to hotel industry’s push for larger gatherings in next phase of reopening

Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Monday largely dismissed a push by the hotel industry to allow meeting rooms and ballrooms to reopen at half capacity when the state move [...] Read full article: Gov. J.B. Pritzker cool to hotel industr...→

Gov. JB Pritzker Cancels Illinois And Du Quoin State Fairs

Gov. JB Pritzker Cancels Illinois And Du Quoin State Fairs

Pritzker's office said he is issuing executive orders canceling both fairs this year, based on advice from public health experts to protect people from further [...] Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Cancels Illinois And Du...→

Gov. Jay Inslee Demands Trump 'Stay Out of Washington State's Business'

Gov. Jay Inslee Demands Trump 'Stay Out of Washington State's Business'

Gov. Jay Inslee (D) on Thursday demanded President Trump "stay out of Washington state's business" amid the controversy in Seattle. Read full article: Gov. Jay Inslee Demands Trump 'Stay Out ...→

Gov. JB Pritzker Signs $43 Billion State Budget, Including Plan To Borrow $5 Billion From Federal Reserve

Gov. JB Pritzker Signs $43 Billion State Budget, Including Plan To Borrow $5 Billion From Federal Reserve

The spending plan essentially maintains budget levels from last year, but does not count on any increased revenue from a proposal to pass a graduated income ta [...] Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Signs $43 Billion State...→

WATCH: Gov. Murphy Lifts NJ’s Stay-at-Home Order; to Allow Larger Crowds Indoors and Out

WATCH: Gov. Murphy Lifts NJ’s Stay-at-Home Order; to Allow Larger Crowds Indoors and Out

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced executive orders Tuesday that lift the stay-at-home order intended to slow the spread of COVID-19 and increase the number [...] Read full article: WATCH: Gov. Murphy Lifts NJ’s Stay-at-Ho...→

Gov. Pritzker marches with hundreds in Matteson, demanding racial equality

Gov. Pritzker marches with hundreds in Matteson, demanding racial equality

Hundreds of people along with Gov. J.B. Pritzker marched through the streets of Matteson Monday calling for an end to racial inequality. Read full article: Gov. Pritzker marches with hundreds in M...→

Gov. J.B. Pritzker suggests ‘defund the police’ is a messaging obstacle to get police reforms

Gov. J.B. Pritzker suggests ‘defund the police’ is a messaging obstacle to get police reforms

Gov. J.B. Pritzker said Monday that calls to “defund the police” — a rallying cry among many protesters in the wake of George Floyd’s death at the hands of Min [...] Read full article: Gov. J.B. Pritzker suggests ‘defund the ...→

Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge to dismiss charges

Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge to dismiss charges

The D.C. circuit's ruling came after the Justice Department filed a motion to drop the case against the former Trump national security adviser. Read full article: Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge...→

Gov. JB Pritzker Announces Plan For Schools To Resume In-Person Classes This Fall

Gov. JB Pritzker Announces Plan For Schools To Resume In-Person Classes This Fall

Gov. JB Pritzker on Tuesday said the entire state is on track to move to Phase 4 of the plan to reopen the economy on Friday. Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Announces Plan For Scho...→

Illinois Gov. Pritzker Says He Plans to Make Juneteenth a State Holiday

Illinois Gov. Pritzker Says He Plans to Make Juneteenth a State Holiday

Gov. J.B. Pritzker plans to make Juneteenth a state holiday in Illinois, he announced Friday. “This Juneteenth comes as hundreds of thousands of protestors acr [...] Read full article: Illinois Gov. Pritzker Says He Plans to ...→

Illinois Republican Party files lawsuit against Gov. JB Pritzker

SPRINGFIELD -- The Republican Party has filed a lawsuit against Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker for what they see as First Amendment rights violations. Tim Schnei Read full article: Illinois Republican Party files lawsuit ...→

Pritzker announces $900M in COVID-19 relief grants for small businesses, struggling renters

Pritzker announces $900M in COVID-19 relief grants for small businesses, struggling renters

The governor also announced that he would be extending a residential eviction ban until July 31. Pritzker first banned evictions when he issued a stay-at-home [...] Read full article: Pritzker announces $900M in COVID-19 rel...→

Politicians, advocates urge Gov. Pritzker to lower flags statewide on Juneteenth

Politicians, advocates urge Gov. Pritzker to lower flags statewide on Juneteenth

State Rep. La Shawn K. Ford said the move would be a step toward addressing the inequities and injustices against the Black community. Read full article: Politicians, advocates urge Gov. Pritzke...→

Minnesota Supreme Court Judge Dismisses Efforts To Recall Gov. Tim Walz

Minnesota Supreme Court Judge Dismisses Efforts To Recall Gov. Tim Walz

The organizers behind the petition accused Walz of malfeasance following his stay-at-home and other emergency orders locking the state down amid the coronaviru [...] Read full article: Minnesota Supreme Court Judge Dismisses ...→

New Jersey judge blocks Asbury Park's plan to allow indoor dining without Gov. Murphy's OK

New Jersey judge blocks Asbury Park's plan to allow indoor dining without Gov. Murphy's OK

The state of New Jersey sued Asbury Park to stop the Jersey Shore town from moving ahead with a plan to allow indoor dining before it is permitted in the state [...] Read full article: New Jersey judge blocks Asbury Park's pl...→

Appeals court skeptical of forcing judge to immediately drop Flynn case

Appeals court skeptical of forcing judge to immediately drop Flynn case

The Justice Department has moved to drop the prosecution of Trump's first national security adviser, but the judge handling the case has yet to sign off. Read full article: Appeals court skeptical of forcing judge...→

Could Harris County judge announce new 'Stay Home, Work Safe' order today?

Could Harris County judge announce new 'Stay Home, Work Safe' order today?

This afternoon, Judge Lina Hidalgo will hold a briefing, where she's expected to talk about a new COVID-19 threat level system. Read full article: Could Harris County judge announce new '...→

Judge Blocks Virginia Gov. Northam’s Takedown of Robert E. Lee Statute

Judge Blocks Virginia Gov. Northam’s Takedown of Robert E. Lee Statute

A judge on Monday temporarily blocked Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s order to tear down a statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee. Read full article: Judge Blocks Virginia Gov. Northam’s Tak...→

Michigan Judge Orders Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to Stop Pursuing 77-Year-Old Barber Karl Manke

Michigan Judge Orders Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to Stop Pursuing 77-Year-Old Barber Karl Manke

Michigan courts continue to deliver losses to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in her efforts to stop a 77-year-old barber from working. | Politics Read full article: Michigan Judge Orders Gov. Gretchen Whit...→

A judge in Richmond has issued an injunction preventing Virginia Gov. Ralph Nort [...]

A judge in Richmond has issued an injunction preventing Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s administration from removing an iconic statue of Confederate Gen. Robert [...] Read full article: A judge in Richmond has issued an injunc...→

Michael Flynn's case ordered dismissed after appeals court overrules judge

Michael Flynn's case ordered dismissed after appeals court overrules judge

In a surprise ruling, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday overruled District Judge Emmet Sullivan and ordered him to accept the Justice Department's [...] Read full article: Michael Flynn's case ordered dismissed a...→

Federal appeals court overrules judge, orders Flynn case dismissed as DOJ requested

Federal appeals court overrules judge, orders Flynn case dismissed as DOJ requested

In a surprise ruling, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals has just overruled District ]Judge Emmet Sullivan and ordered him to accept the Justice Department's mo [...] Read full article: Federal appeals court overrules judge, o...→

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Rainone asked for release to home confinement last month, saying prostate cancer, liver disease and heart problems make him susceptible to COVID-19. Read full article: Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Re...→

NJ Gym That Sued State Over Reopening Will Stay Closed, Judge Says

NJ Gym That Sued State Over Reopening Will Stay Closed, Judge Says

Atilis Gym in Bellmawr NJ was ordered closed in May after it defied coronavirus lockdown orders and opened its doors. Read full article: NJ Gym That Sued State Over Reopening Wi...→

Orland Park sues Gov. Pritzker over COVID-19 restrictions

Orland Park sues Gov. Pritzker over COVID-19 restrictions

Orland Park sues Gov. Pritzker over COVID-19 restrictions, alleging they violate the Constitution Read full article: Orland Park sues Gov. Pritzker over COVI...→

Gov. Pritzker Says Flags Will Be Lowered on Juneteenth in Illinois

Statewide, Illinois has reported more than 132,000 cases in all but one of the state’s 102 counties, with more than 6,300 fatalities as of Sunday. The state wa [...] Read full article: Gov. Pritzker Says Flags Will Be Lowered...→

Gov. JB Pritzker Unveils $900 Million In COVID-19 Relief Grants

Gov. JB Pritzker Unveils $900 Million In COVID-19 Relief Grants

Funded by a combination of federal coronavirus stimulus dollars and state grants, Pritzker said the funding is aimed at easing the financial burden of the viru [...] Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Unveils $900 Million In...→

Gov. JB Pritzker Signs Mail-In Voting Expansion For General Election In November

Gov. JB Pritzker Signs Mail-In Voting Expansion For General Election In November

The measure was approved by state lawmakers last month, allowing the state to automatically send ballot applications to people who voted or applied for an abse [...] Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Signs Mail-In Voting Ex...→

Illinois Republican Party sues Gov. J.B. Pritzker over 10-person gathering limit

Illinois Republican Party sues Gov. J.B. Pritzker over 10-person gathering limit

The Illinois Republican Party sued Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker in federal court Monday, seeking an exemption from the 10-person limit on public gatherings in [...] Read full article: Illinois Republican Party sues Gov. J.B....→

Judge Limits California Gov. Gavin Newsom's Emergency Rule-Making During Pandemic

Judge Limits California Gov. Gavin Newsom's Emergency Rule-Making During Pandemic

A California judge on Friday sided with Republican legislators who said Gov. Gavin Newsom overstepped his powers with dozens of emergency orders during the cor [...] Read full article: Judge Limits California Gov. Gavin Newso...→

N.J. Gov. Phil Murphy Lifts Stay-At Home-Order

N.J. Gov. Phil Murphy Lifts Stay-At Home-Order

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced an executive order Tuesday lifting the state's stay-at-home order that has been in place since March 21. Read full article: N.J. Gov. Phil Murphy Lifts Stay-At Home...→

Support for Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order varies wildly between towns [...]

Support for Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order varies wildly between towns and counties, and tonight NBC 5 Investigates is taking a look at what the numbe [...] Read full article: Support for Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at...→

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker has suggested he’s looking forward to bringing back [...]

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker has suggested he’s looking forward to bringing back indoor dining to restaurants, but when exactly that will happen still hasn’t be [...] Read full article: Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker has suggeste...→

Senate confirms Trump's 200th judge, officially fills all appeals court vacancies

Senate confirms Trump's 200th judge, officially fills all appeals court vacancies

The judges the Senate is confirming will likely remain at their posts for decades. Cory Wilson, confirmed Wednesday, is only 49 years old. Justin Walker, who t [...] Read full article: Senate confirms Trump's 200th judge, off...→

Michael Flynn's case ordered dismissed after appeals court overrules judge

Michael Flynn's case ordered dismissed after appeals court overrules judge

In a surprise ruling, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday overruled District Judge Emmet Sullivan and ordered him to accept the Justice Department's [...] Read full article: Michael Flynn's case ordered dismissed a...→

Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge to dismiss charges

Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge to dismiss charges

The D.C. circuit's ruling came after the Justice Department filed a motion to drop the case against the former Trump national security adviser. Read full article: Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge...→

Gov. Whitmer Appeals Gym Reopening, Asks For Delay Due To Covid-19

Governor Gretchen Whitmer is asking an appeals court to keep gyms closed ahead of their planned Thursday re-opening. Read full article: Gov. Whitmer Appeals Gym Reopening, Asks...→

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Rainone asked for release to home confinement last month, saying prostate cancer, liver disease and heart problems make him susceptible to COVID-19. Read full article: Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Re...→

Oklahoma Gov. Stitt on Trump Rally Concerns: We Have the Freedoms to Stay at Home or Come

Oklahoma Gov. Stitt on Trump Rally Concerns: We Have the Freedoms to Stay at Home or Come

Friday, Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt (R) addressed concerns about President Donald Trump's upcoming rally in Tulsa amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. | Clips Read full article: Oklahoma Gov. Stitt on Trump Rally Conce...→

Orland Park sues Gov. Pritzker over COVID-19 restrictions

Orland Park sues Gov. Pritzker over COVID-19 restrictions

Orland Park sues Gov. Pritzker over COVID-19 restrictions, alleging they violate the Constitution Read full article: Orland Park sues Gov. Pritzker over COVI...→

Illinois Republican Party files lawsuit against Gov. JB Pritzker

SPRINGFIELD -- The Republican Party has filed a lawsuit against Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker for what they see as First Amendment rights violations. Tim Schnei Read full article: Illinois Republican Party files lawsuit ...→

Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million federally funded coronavirus relief package

Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million federally funded coronavirus relief package

Gov. J.B. Pritzker joined members of the Illinois Legislative Black Caucus on Wednesday to highlight more than $900 million in funding for rent and mortgage as [...] Read full article: Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million...→

Gov. JB Pritzker Unveils $900 Million In COVID-19 Relief Grants

Gov. JB Pritzker Unveils $900 Million In COVID-19 Relief Grants

Funded by a combination of federal coronavirus stimulus dollars and state grants, Pritzker said the funding is aimed at easing the financial burden of the viru [...] Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Unveils $900 Million In...→

Politicians, advocates urge Gov. Pritzker to lower flags statewide on Juneteenth

Politicians, advocates urge Gov. Pritzker to lower flags statewide on Juneteenth

State Rep. La Shawn K. Ford said the move would be a step toward addressing the inequities and injustices against the Black community. Read full article: Politicians, advocates urge Gov. Pritzke...→

Illinois GOP Files Federal Lawsuit Against Gov. JB Pritzker Over Limits On Public Gatherings

Illinois GOP Files Federal Lawsuit Against Gov. JB Pritzker Over Limits On Public Gatherings

In a federal lawsuit filed Monday night, the Illinois GOP and other local Republican groups note the governor’s executive orders allowed religious gatherings o [...] Read full article: Illinois GOP Files Federal Lawsuit Again...→

Illinois Republican Party sues Gov. J.B. Pritzker over 10-person gathering limit

Illinois Republican Party sues Gov. J.B. Pritzker over 10-person gathering limit

The Illinois Republican Party sued Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker in federal court Monday, seeking an exemption from the 10-person limit on public gatherings in [...] Read full article: Illinois Republican Party sues Gov. J.B....→

New Jersey judge blocks Asbury Park's plan to allow indoor dining without Gov. Murphy's OK

New Jersey judge blocks Asbury Park's plan to allow indoor dining without Gov. Murphy's OK

The state of New Jersey sued Asbury Park to stop the Jersey Shore town from moving ahead with a plan to allow indoor dining before it is permitted in the state [...] Read full article: New Jersey judge blocks Asbury Park's pl...→

Gov. JB Pritzker Cancels Illinois And Du Quoin State Fairs

Gov. JB Pritzker Cancels Illinois And Du Quoin State Fairs

Pritzker's office said he is issuing executive orders canceling both fairs this year, based on advice from public health experts to protect people from further [...] Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Cancels Illinois And Du...→

Could Harris County judge announce new 'Stay Home, Work Safe' order today?

Could Harris County judge announce new 'Stay Home, Work Safe' order today?

This afternoon, Judge Lina Hidalgo will hold a briefing, where she's expected to talk about a new COVID-19 threat level system. Read full article: Could Harris County judge announce new '...→

Gov. JB Pritzker Signs $43 Billion State Budget, Including Plan To Borrow $5 Billion From Federal Reserve

Gov. JB Pritzker Signs $43 Billion State Budget, Including Plan To Borrow $5 Billion From Federal Reserve

The spending plan essentially maintains budget levels from last year, but does not count on any increased revenue from a proposal to pass a graduated income ta [...] Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Signs $43 Billion State...→

N.J. Gov. Phil Murphy Lifts Stay-At Home-Order

N.J. Gov. Phil Murphy Lifts Stay-At Home-Order

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced an executive order Tuesday lifting the state's stay-at-home order that has been in place since March 21. Read full article: N.J. Gov. Phil Murphy Lifts Stay-At Home...→

Michigan Judge Orders Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to Stop Pursuing 77-Year-Old Barber Karl Manke

Michigan Judge Orders Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to Stop Pursuing 77-Year-Old Barber Karl Manke

Michigan courts continue to deliver losses to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in her efforts to stop a 77-year-old barber from working. | Politics Read full article: Michigan Judge Orders Gov. Gretchen Whit...→

Gov. Pritzker marches with hundreds in Matteson, demanding racial equality

Gov. Pritzker marches with hundreds in Matteson, demanding racial equality

Hundreds of people along with Gov. J.B. Pritzker marched through the streets of Matteson Monday calling for an end to racial inequality. Read full article: Gov. Pritzker marches with hundreds in M...→

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker has suggested he’s looking forward to bringing back [...]

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker has suggested he’s looking forward to bringing back indoor dining to restaurants, but when exactly that will happen still hasn’t be [...] Read full article: Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker has suggeste...→

Federal appeals court orders judge to drop case against Michael Flynn

Federal appeals court orders judge to drop case against Michael Flynn

A federal appeals court on Wednesday ordered a judge to drop charges against former national security adviser Michael Flynn. The three-judge panel in Washingto [...] Read full article: Federal appeals court orders judge to dr...→

Federal appeals court overrules judge, orders Flynn case dismissed as DOJ requested

Federal appeals court overrules judge, orders Flynn case dismissed as DOJ requested

In a surprise ruling, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals has just overruled District ]Judge Emmet Sullivan and ordered him to accept the Justice Department's mo [...] Read full article: Federal appeals court overrules judge, o...→

Gov. JB Pritzker Announces Plan For Schools To Resume In-Person Classes This Fall

Gov. JB Pritzker Announces Plan For Schools To Resume In-Person Classes This Fall

Gov. JB Pritzker on Tuesday said the entire state is on track to move to Phase 4 of the plan to reopen the economy on Friday. Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Announces Plan For Scho...→

Judge grants compassionate release to alleged mob enforcer

Judge grants compassionate release to alleged mob enforcer

A federal judge has ordered the release from prison of an alleged organized crime enforcer who is said to have health issues that places him at heightened risk [...] Read full article: Judge grants compassionate release to al...→

NJ Gym That Sued State Over Reopening Will Stay Closed, Judge Says

NJ Gym That Sued State Over Reopening Will Stay Closed, Judge Says

Atilis Gym in Bellmawr NJ was ordered closed in May after it defied coronavirus lockdown orders and opened its doors. Read full article: NJ Gym That Sued State Over Reopening Wi...→

Illinois Gov. Pritzker Says He Plans to Make Juneteenth a State Holiday

Illinois Gov. Pritzker Says He Plans to Make Juneteenth a State Holiday

Gov. J.B. Pritzker plans to make Juneteenth a state holiday in Illinois, he announced Friday. “This Juneteenth comes as hundreds of thousands of protestors acr [...] Read full article: Illinois Gov. Pritzker Says He Plans to ...→

Appeals Judge Halts Limit on Governor's Emergency Powers

Appeals Judge Halts Limit on Governor's Emergency Powers

An appellate judge has stayed a lower court’s order barring Gov. Gavin Newsom from issuing directives that might conflict with state law Read full article: Appeals Judge Halts Limit on Governor's ...→

Gov. Pritzker Says Flags Will Be Lowered on Juneteenth in Illinois

Statewide, Illinois has reported more than 132,000 cases in all but one of the state’s 102 counties, with more than 6,300 fatalities as of Sunday. The state wa [...] Read full article: Gov. Pritzker Says Flags Will Be Lowered...→

Pritzker announces $900M in COVID-19 relief grants for small businesses, struggling renters

Pritzker announces $900M in COVID-19 relief grants for small businesses, struggling renters

The governor also announced that he would be extending a residential eviction ban until July 31. Pritzker first banned evictions when he issued a stay-at-home [...] Read full article: Pritzker announces $900M in COVID-19 rel...→

Gov. Pritzker Tests Negative for Coronavirus After Attending Protests

Gov. Pritzker Tests Negative for Coronavirus After Attending Protests

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced Wednesday that he has tested negative for coronavirus after attending multiple protests in the wake of George Floyd’s dea [...] Read full article: Gov. Pritzker Tests Negative for Coronav...→

Gov. JB Pritzker Signs Mail-In Voting Expansion For General Election In November

Gov. JB Pritzker Signs Mail-In Voting Expansion For General Election In November

The measure was approved by state lawmakers last month, allowing the state to automatically send ballot applications to people who voted or applied for an abse [...] Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Signs Mail-In Voting Ex...→

Minnesota Supreme Court Judge Dismisses Efforts To Recall Gov. Tim Walz

Minnesota Supreme Court Judge Dismisses Efforts To Recall Gov. Tim Walz

The organizers behind the petition accused Walz of malfeasance following his stay-at-home and other emergency orders locking the state down amid the coronaviru [...] Read full article: Minnesota Supreme Court Judge Dismisses ...→

Gov. J.B. Pritzker cool to hotel industry’s push for larger gatherings in next phase of reopening

Gov. J.B. Pritzker cool to hotel industry’s push for larger gatherings in next phase of reopening

Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Monday largely dismissed a push by the hotel industry to allow meeting rooms and ballrooms to reopen at half capacity when the state move [...] Read full article: Gov. J.B. Pritzker cool to hotel industr...→

Judge Limits California Gov. Gavin Newsom's Emergency Rule-Making During Pandemic

Judge Limits California Gov. Gavin Newsom's Emergency Rule-Making During Pandemic

A California judge on Friday sided with Republican legislators who said Gov. Gavin Newsom overstepped his powers with dozens of emergency orders during the cor [...] Read full article: Judge Limits California Gov. Gavin Newso...→

Appeals court skeptical of forcing judge to immediately drop Flynn case

Appeals court skeptical of forcing judge to immediately drop Flynn case

The Justice Department has moved to drop the prosecution of Trump's first national security adviser, but the judge handling the case has yet to sign off. Read full article: Appeals court skeptical of forcing judge...→

Gov. Jay Inslee Demands Trump 'Stay Out of Washington State's Business'

Gov. Jay Inslee Demands Trump 'Stay Out of Washington State's Business'

Gov. Jay Inslee (D) on Thursday demanded President Trump "stay out of Washington state's business" amid the controversy in Seattle. Read full article: Gov. Jay Inslee Demands Trump 'Stay Out ...→

Judge Blocks Virginia Gov. Northam’s Takedown of Robert E. Lee Statute

Judge Blocks Virginia Gov. Northam’s Takedown of Robert E. Lee Statute

A judge on Monday temporarily blocked Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s order to tear down a statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee. Read full article: Judge Blocks Virginia Gov. Northam’s Tak...→

WATCH: Gov. Murphy Lifts NJ’s Stay-at-Home Order; to Allow Larger Crowds Indoors and Out

WATCH: Gov. Murphy Lifts NJ’s Stay-at-Home Order; to Allow Larger Crowds Indoors and Out

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced executive orders Tuesday that lift the stay-at-home order intended to slow the spread of COVID-19 and increase the number [...] Read full article: WATCH: Gov. Murphy Lifts NJ’s Stay-at-Ho...→

Support for Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order varies wildly between towns [...]

Support for Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order varies wildly between towns and counties, and tonight NBC 5 Investigates is taking a look at what the numbe [...] Read full article: Support for Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at...→

A judge in Richmond has issued an injunction preventing Virginia Gov. Ralph Nort [...]

A judge in Richmond has issued an injunction preventing Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s administration from removing an iconic statue of Confederate Gen. Robert [...] Read full article: A judge in Richmond has issued an injunc...→

Gov. J.B. Pritzker suggests ‘defund the police’ is a messaging obstacle to get police reforms

Gov. J.B. Pritzker suggests ‘defund the police’ is a messaging obstacle to get police reforms

Gov. J.B. Pritzker said Monday that calls to “defund the police” — a rallying cry among many protesters in the wake of George Floyd’s death at the hands of Min [...] Read full article: Gov. J.B. Pritzker suggests ‘defund the ...→

Senate confirms Trump's 200th judge, officially fills all appeals court vacancies

Senate confirms Trump's 200th judge, officially fills all appeals court vacancies

The judges the Senate is confirming will likely remain at their posts for decades. Cory Wilson, confirmed Wednesday, is only 49 years old. Justin Walker, who t [...] Read full article: Senate confirms Trump's 200th judge, off...→

Michael Flynn's case ordered dismissed after appeals court overrules judge

Michael Flynn's case ordered dismissed after appeals court overrules judge

In a surprise ruling, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday overruled District Judge Emmet Sullivan and ordered him to accept the Justice Department's [...] Read full article: Michael Flynn's case ordered dismissed a...→

Federal appeals court orders judge to drop case against Michael Flynn

Federal appeals court orders judge to drop case against Michael Flynn

A federal appeals court on Wednesday ordered a judge to drop charges against former national security adviser Michael Flynn. The three-judge panel in Washingto [...] Read full article: Federal appeals court orders judge to dr...→

Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge to dismiss charges

Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge to dismiss charges

The D.C. circuit's ruling came after the Justice Department filed a motion to drop the case against the former Trump national security adviser. Read full article: Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge...→

Federal appeals court overrules judge, orders Flynn case dismissed as DOJ requested

Federal appeals court overrules judge, orders Flynn case dismissed as DOJ requested

In a surprise ruling, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals has just overruled District ]Judge Emmet Sullivan and ordered him to accept the Justice Department's mo [...] Read full article: Federal appeals court overrules judge, o...→

Gov. Whitmer Appeals Gym Reopening, Asks For Delay Due To Covid-19

Governor Gretchen Whitmer is asking an appeals court to keep gyms closed ahead of their planned Thursday re-opening. Read full article: Gov. Whitmer Appeals Gym Reopening, Asks...→

Gov. JB Pritzker Announces Plan For Schools To Resume In-Person Classes This Fall

Gov. JB Pritzker Announces Plan For Schools To Resume In-Person Classes This Fall

Gov. JB Pritzker on Tuesday said the entire state is on track to move to Phase 4 of the plan to reopen the economy on Friday. Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Announces Plan For Scho...→

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Rainone asked for release to home confinement last month, saying prostate cancer, liver disease and heart problems make him susceptible to COVID-19. Read full article: Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Re...→

Judge grants compassionate release to alleged mob enforcer

Judge grants compassionate release to alleged mob enforcer

A federal judge has ordered the release from prison of an alleged organized crime enforcer who is said to have health issues that places him at heightened risk [...] Read full article: Judge grants compassionate release to al...→

NJ Gym That Sued State Over Reopening Will Stay Closed, Judge Says

NJ Gym That Sued State Over Reopening Will Stay Closed, Judge Says

Atilis Gym in Bellmawr NJ was ordered closed in May after it defied coronavirus lockdown orders and opened its doors. Read full article: NJ Gym That Sued State Over Reopening Wi...→

Oklahoma Gov. Stitt on Trump Rally Concerns: We Have the Freedoms to Stay at Home or Come

Oklahoma Gov. Stitt on Trump Rally Concerns: We Have the Freedoms to Stay at Home or Come

Friday, Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt (R) addressed concerns about President Donald Trump's upcoming rally in Tulsa amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. | Clips Read full article: Oklahoma Gov. Stitt on Trump Rally Conce...→

Illinois Gov. Pritzker Says He Plans to Make Juneteenth a State Holiday

Illinois Gov. Pritzker Says He Plans to Make Juneteenth a State Holiday

Gov. J.B. Pritzker plans to make Juneteenth a state holiday in Illinois, he announced Friday. “This Juneteenth comes as hundreds of thousands of protestors acr [...] Read full article: Illinois Gov. Pritzker Says He Plans to ...→

Orland Park sues Gov. Pritzker over COVID-19 restrictions

Orland Park sues Gov. Pritzker over COVID-19 restrictions

Orland Park sues Gov. Pritzker over COVID-19 restrictions, alleging they violate the Constitution Read full article: Orland Park sues Gov. Pritzker over COVI...→

Appeals Judge Halts Limit on Governor's Emergency Powers

Appeals Judge Halts Limit on Governor's Emergency Powers

An appellate judge has stayed a lower court’s order barring Gov. Gavin Newsom from issuing directives that might conflict with state law Read full article: Appeals Judge Halts Limit on Governor's ...→

Illinois Republican Party files lawsuit against Gov. JB Pritzker

SPRINGFIELD -- The Republican Party has filed a lawsuit against Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker for what they see as First Amendment rights violations. Tim Schnei Read full article: Illinois Republican Party files lawsuit ...→

Gov. Pritzker Says Flags Will Be Lowered on Juneteenth in Illinois

Statewide, Illinois has reported more than 132,000 cases in all but one of the state’s 102 counties, with more than 6,300 fatalities as of Sunday. The state wa [...] Read full article: Gov. Pritzker Says Flags Will Be Lowered...→

Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million federally funded coronavirus relief package

Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million federally funded coronavirus relief package

Gov. J.B. Pritzker joined members of the Illinois Legislative Black Caucus on Wednesday to highlight more than $900 million in funding for rent and mortgage as [...] Read full article: Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million...→

Pritzker announces $900M in COVID-19 relief grants for small businesses, struggling renters

Pritzker announces $900M in COVID-19 relief grants for small businesses, struggling renters

The governor also announced that he would be extending a residential eviction ban until July 31. Pritzker first banned evictions when he issued a stay-at-home [...] Read full article: Pritzker announces $900M in COVID-19 rel...→

Gov. JB Pritzker Unveils $900 Million In COVID-19 Relief Grants

Gov. JB Pritzker Unveils $900 Million In COVID-19 Relief Grants

Funded by a combination of federal coronavirus stimulus dollars and state grants, Pritzker said the funding is aimed at easing the financial burden of the viru [...] Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Unveils $900 Million In...→

Gov. Pritzker Tests Negative for Coronavirus After Attending Protests

Gov. Pritzker Tests Negative for Coronavirus After Attending Protests

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced Wednesday that he has tested negative for coronavirus after attending multiple protests in the wake of George Floyd’s dea [...] Read full article: Gov. Pritzker Tests Negative for Coronav...→

Politicians, advocates urge Gov. Pritzker to lower flags statewide on Juneteenth

Politicians, advocates urge Gov. Pritzker to lower flags statewide on Juneteenth

State Rep. La Shawn K. Ford said the move would be a step toward addressing the inequities and injustices against the Black community. Read full article: Politicians, advocates urge Gov. Pritzke...→

Gov. JB Pritzker Signs Mail-In Voting Expansion For General Election In November

Gov. JB Pritzker Signs Mail-In Voting Expansion For General Election In November

The measure was approved by state lawmakers last month, allowing the state to automatically send ballot applications to people who voted or applied for an abse [...] Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Signs Mail-In Voting Ex...→

Illinois GOP Files Federal Lawsuit Against Gov. JB Pritzker Over Limits On Public Gatherings

Illinois GOP Files Federal Lawsuit Against Gov. JB Pritzker Over Limits On Public Gatherings

In a federal lawsuit filed Monday night, the Illinois GOP and other local Republican groups note the governor’s executive orders allowed religious gatherings o [...] Read full article: Illinois GOP Files Federal Lawsuit Again...→

Minnesota Supreme Court Judge Dismisses Efforts To Recall Gov. Tim Walz

Minnesota Supreme Court Judge Dismisses Efforts To Recall Gov. Tim Walz

The organizers behind the petition accused Walz of malfeasance following his stay-at-home and other emergency orders locking the state down amid the coronaviru [...] Read full article: Minnesota Supreme Court Judge Dismisses ...→

Illinois Republican Party sues Gov. J.B. Pritzker over 10-person gathering limit

Illinois Republican Party sues Gov. J.B. Pritzker over 10-person gathering limit

The Illinois Republican Party sued Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker in federal court Monday, seeking an exemption from the 10-person limit on public gatherings in [...] Read full article: Illinois Republican Party sues Gov. J.B....→

Gov. J.B. Pritzker cool to hotel industry’s push for larger gatherings in next phase of reopening

Gov. J.B. Pritzker cool to hotel industry’s push for larger gatherings in next phase of reopening

Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Monday largely dismissed a push by the hotel industry to allow meeting rooms and ballrooms to reopen at half capacity when the state move [...] Read full article: Gov. J.B. Pritzker cool to hotel industr...→

New Jersey judge blocks Asbury Park's plan to allow indoor dining without Gov. Murphy's OK

New Jersey judge blocks Asbury Park's plan to allow indoor dining without Gov. Murphy's OK

The state of New Jersey sued Asbury Park to stop the Jersey Shore town from moving ahead with a plan to allow indoor dining before it is permitted in the state [...] Read full article: New Jersey judge blocks Asbury Park's pl...→

Judge Limits California Gov. Gavin Newsom's Emergency Rule-Making During Pandemic

Judge Limits California Gov. Gavin Newsom's Emergency Rule-Making During Pandemic

A California judge on Friday sided with Republican legislators who said Gov. Gavin Newsom overstepped his powers with dozens of emergency orders during the cor [...] Read full article: Judge Limits California Gov. Gavin Newso...→

Gov. JB Pritzker Cancels Illinois And Du Quoin State Fairs

Gov. JB Pritzker Cancels Illinois And Du Quoin State Fairs

Pritzker's office said he is issuing executive orders canceling both fairs this year, based on advice from public health experts to protect people from further [...] Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Cancels Illinois And Du...→

Appeals court skeptical of forcing judge to immediately drop Flynn case

Appeals court skeptical of forcing judge to immediately drop Flynn case

The Justice Department has moved to drop the prosecution of Trump's first national security adviser, but the judge handling the case has yet to sign off. Read full article: Appeals court skeptical of forcing judge...→

Gov. Jay Inslee Demands Trump 'Stay Out of Washington State's Business'

Gov. Jay Inslee Demands Trump 'Stay Out of Washington State's Business'

Gov. Jay Inslee (D) on Thursday demanded President Trump "stay out of Washington state's business" amid the controversy in Seattle. Read full article: Gov. Jay Inslee Demands Trump 'Stay Out ...→

Could Harris County judge announce new 'Stay Home, Work Safe' order today?

Could Harris County judge announce new 'Stay Home, Work Safe' order today?

This afternoon, Judge Lina Hidalgo will hold a briefing, where she's expected to talk about a new COVID-19 threat level system. Read full article: Could Harris County judge announce new '...→

Gov. JB Pritzker Signs $43 Billion State Budget, Including Plan To Borrow $5 Billion From Federal Reserve

Gov. JB Pritzker Signs $43 Billion State Budget, Including Plan To Borrow $5 Billion From Federal Reserve

The spending plan essentially maintains budget levels from last year, but does not count on any increased revenue from a proposal to pass a graduated income ta [...] Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Signs $43 Billion State...→

Judge Blocks Virginia Gov. Northam’s Takedown of Robert E. Lee Statute

Judge Blocks Virginia Gov. Northam’s Takedown of Robert E. Lee Statute

A judge on Monday temporarily blocked Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s order to tear down a statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee. Read full article: Judge Blocks Virginia Gov. Northam’s Tak...→

N.J. Gov. Phil Murphy Lifts Stay-At Home-Order

N.J. Gov. Phil Murphy Lifts Stay-At Home-Order

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced an executive order Tuesday lifting the state's stay-at-home order that has been in place since March 21. Read full article: N.J. Gov. Phil Murphy Lifts Stay-At Home...→

WATCH: Gov. Murphy Lifts NJ’s Stay-at-Home Order; to Allow Larger Crowds Indoors and Out

WATCH: Gov. Murphy Lifts NJ’s Stay-at-Home Order; to Allow Larger Crowds Indoors and Out

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced executive orders Tuesday that lift the stay-at-home order intended to slow the spread of COVID-19 and increase the number [...] Read full article: WATCH: Gov. Murphy Lifts NJ’s Stay-at-Ho...→

Michigan Judge Orders Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to Stop Pursuing 77-Year-Old Barber Karl Manke

Michigan Judge Orders Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to Stop Pursuing 77-Year-Old Barber Karl Manke

Michigan courts continue to deliver losses to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in her efforts to stop a 77-year-old barber from working. | Politics Read full article: Michigan Judge Orders Gov. Gretchen Whit...→

Support for Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order varies wildly between towns [...]

Support for Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order varies wildly between towns and counties, and tonight NBC 5 Investigates is taking a look at what the numbe [...] Read full article: Support for Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at...→

Gov. Pritzker marches with hundreds in Matteson, demanding racial equality

Gov. Pritzker marches with hundreds in Matteson, demanding racial equality

Hundreds of people along with Gov. J.B. Pritzker marched through the streets of Matteson Monday calling for an end to racial inequality. Read full article: Gov. Pritzker marches with hundreds in M...→

A judge in Richmond has issued an injunction preventing Virginia Gov. Ralph Nort [...]

A judge in Richmond has issued an injunction preventing Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s administration from removing an iconic statue of Confederate Gen. Robert [...] Read full article: A judge in Richmond has issued an injunc...→

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker has suggested he’s looking forward to bringing back [...]

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker has suggested he’s looking forward to bringing back indoor dining to restaurants, but when exactly that will happen still hasn’t be [...] Read full article: Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker has suggeste...→

Gov. J.B. Pritzker suggests ‘defund the police’ is a messaging obstacle to get police reforms

Gov. J.B. Pritzker suggests ‘defund the police’ is a messaging obstacle to get police reforms

Gov. J.B. Pritzker said Monday that calls to “defund the police” — a rallying cry among many protesters in the wake of George Floyd’s death at the hands of Min [...] Read full article: Gov. J.B. Pritzker suggests ‘defund the ...→