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State Supreme Court appoints Mathews to Lake County circuit court vacancy

State Supreme Court appoints Mathews to Lake County circuit court vacancy

The Illinois Supreme Court has appointed Associate Lake County Judge Reginald C. Mathews to a circuit judge position left vacant by the retirement of Judge Jay [...] Read full article: State Supreme Court appoints Mathews to ...→

State Supreme Court appoints Mathews to Lake County circuit court vacancy

State Supreme Court appoints Mathews to Lake County circuit court vacancy

The Illinois Supreme Court has appointed Associate Lake County Judge Reginald C. Mathews to a circuit judge position left vacant by the retirement of Judge Jay [...] Read full article: State Supreme Court appoints Mathews to ...→

Kane County Health Department assists the state in recruitment of medical volunteers

Kane County Health Department assists the state in recruitment of medical volunteers

The Kane County Health Department, in conjunction with the state of Illinois, is assisting in the recruitment of more medical professionals to aid in the fight [...] Read full article: Kane County Health Department assists th...→

Wake Forest Reprimands Law Prof for Reading Racial Slur in Famous Supreme Court Opinion

Wake Forest Reprimands Law Prof for Reading Racial Slur in Famous Supreme Court Opinion

A professor at Wake Forest Law School was chastised by the school's dean after he read a case footnote that contained the N-word during a classroom discussion [...] Read full article: Wake Forest Reprimands Law Prof for Read...→

40 nonviolent inmates released from Lake County jail to prevent COVID-19 outbreak

40 nonviolent inmates released from Lake County jail to prevent COVID-19 outbreak

Forty non-violent inmates who had fewer than 45 days remaining on their sentence were released from Lake County jail in Waukegan last week as part of an effort [...] Read full article: 40 nonviolent inmates released from Lake...→

Coronavirus In Indiana: Lake County Reports COVID-19 Death; State Toll Rises To 35

Coronavirus In Indiana: Lake County Reports COVID-19 Death; State Toll Rises To 35

CHICAGO (CBS) — Indiana has now reported 35 deaths from COVID-19, including one in Lake County.... That’s three more Hoosiers who have succumbed to the coronav [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Indiana: Lake County Repo...→

Dreamers to Supreme Court: Coronavirus is reason to preserve DACA

Dreamers to Supreme Court: Coronavirus is reason to preserve DACA

Illegal immigrant “Dreamers” told the Supreme Court on Friday they are a key resource to combat the coronavirus crisis and that it’s another reason the high co [...] Read full article: Dreamers to Supreme Court: Coronavirus i...→

Coronavirus Scams: Alameda County DA, State AG Warn About Fraudulent Activity, Price Gouging

Coronavirus Scams: Alameda County DA, State AG Warn About Fraudulent Activity, Price Gouging

Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O’Malley and county sheriff’s officials are asking people to report novel coronavirus-related scams, price gouging, and [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Scams: Alameda County DA, St...→

Minnesota Supreme Court agrees to hear PolyMet permit appeal

Minnesota Supreme Court agrees to hear PolyMet permit appeal

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Supreme Court has agreed to hear PolyMet Mining Inc.’s appeal of a ruling that canceled three permits needed for its propo [...] Read full article: Minnesota Supreme Court agrees to hear P...→

Waste, recycling pick up continues in Lake County

Waste, recycling pick up continues in Lake County

The Solid Waste Agency of Lake County says the waste industry is operating at nearly full capacity and is able to provide regular collections for garbage and r [...] Read full article: Waste, recycling pick up continues in La...→

20 apply for Lake County associate judge opening

20 apply for Lake County associate judge opening

Twenty attorneys have filed applications for the associate judge vacancy in the 19th Judicial Circuit, Chief Judge Diane E. Winter said in a news release Tuesd [...] Read full article: 20 apply for Lake County associate judge...→

Supreme Court last chance for Trump to block Twitter critics

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump will have to go to the U.S. Supreme Court if he wants to block critics from his personal Twitter account. The 2nd U.S. C [...] Read full article: Supreme Court last chance for Trump to b...→

Coronavirus New Jersey: State Supreme Court Orders Some County Jail Inmates Released To Stem COVID-19 Spread

Coronavirus New Jersey: State Supreme Court Orders Some County Jail Inmates Released To Stem COVID-19 Spread

Chief Justice Stuart Rabner signed an order late Sunday that allows inmates serving in county jails to be released this week. Read full article: Coronavirus New Jersey: State Supreme Co...→

U.S. Supreme Court tosses ruling that revived comedian's racial bias suit against Comcast - amNewYork

BY ANDREW CHUNG The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday threw out a lower court's ruling that had given the green light to comedian-turned-media entrepreneur Read full article: U.S. Supreme Court tosses ruling that re...→

Coronavirus Resources: State-By-State, County-By-County Websites And Hotlines

Coronavirus Resources: State-By-State, County-By-County Websites And Hotlines

The coronavirus pandemic continues to spread throughout the Tri-State Area, with new cases and restrictions announced each day. Read full article: Coronavirus Resources: State-By-State, C...→

Supreme Court: Justices healthy and trying to stay that way

Supreme Court: Justices healthy and trying to stay that way

The Supreme Court reports that the nine justices are healthy and trying to stay that way Read full article: Supreme Court: Justices healthy and tryi...→

Habitat for Humanity Lake County donates full body suits to area hospitals

Habitat for Humanity Lake County donates full body suits to area hospitals

Habitat for Humanity Lake County again donated personal protective equipment to assist Lake County health care providers on the front line fighting COVID-19. Read full article: Habitat for Humanity Lake County donates...→

Supreme Court accepts case on police immunity from lawsuits

Supreme Court accepts case on police immunity from lawsuits

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal by police officers who believe they deserve immunity from a lawsuit... Read full article: Supreme Court accepts case on police imm...→

No eviction, foreclosure orders entered into Cook County Circuit Court through mid-May (LIVE UPDATES)

No eviction, foreclosure orders entered into Cook County Circuit Court through mid-May (LIVE UPDATES)

Follow our live updates for today’s latest news about the novel coronavirus COVID-19 and its ripple effects in Chicago and Illinois. Read full article: No eviction, foreclosure orders entered ...→

Cook County court cases postponed, videoconferencing expanded

Cook County court cases postponed, videoconferencing expanded

Many criminal and civil cases pending in Cook County courts, including jury trials, have been postponed through at least May 18, per a new order issued Monday [...] Read full article: Cook County court cases postponed, video...→

Inmate at the state prison in Montgomery County tests positive for coronavirus

Inmate at the state prison in Montgomery County tests positive for coronavirus

The prisoner is being held in isolation at SCI-Phoenix — the same facility where Bill Cosby is serving his sexual assault sentence Read full article: Inmate at the state prison in Montgomery...→

No spring break from road construction for Lake County drivers

No spring break from road construction for Lake County drivers

Road work in Lake County, including $80 million in carry over projects from 2019, will proceed as scheduled amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: No spring break from road construction f...→

Coronavirus: Court cases in Santa Clara County pushed back 45 days

Coronavirus: Court cases in Santa Clara County pushed back 45 days

Jurors who were called to service next week have been excused from having to report, officials said. Read full article: Coronavirus: Court cases in Santa Clara ...→

LIVE AT 7: Wayne County State of the County address

LIVE AT 7: Wayne County State of the County address

Wayne County Executive Warren Evans will deliver the State of the County address on Thursday night at 7 p.m. Read full article: LIVE AT 7: Wayne County State of the Cou...→

Two Circuit Court of Cook County employees test positive for COVID-19

Two Circuit Court of Cook County employees test positive for COVID-19

The employees didn’t show any symptoms when they last reported for work March 13, officials said. Read full article: Two Circuit Court of Cook County employe...→

Four Lake County communities to provide updates on coronavirus response

Four Lake County communities to provide updates on coronavirus response

Municipal and business leaders from Vernon Hills, Mundelein, Green Oaks and Libertyville will provide updates and answer questions Friday during a virtual town [...] Read full article: Four Lake County communities to provide ...→

LA County Parks’ Trails, State Beach Parking Lots Shut Down After Overcrowding Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

LA County Parks’ Trails, State Beach Parking Lots Shut Down After Overcrowding Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Due to overcrowding over the weekend, Los Angeles County Parks and Recreation trails are being shut down, according to LA County Supervisor Katheryn Barger ann [...] Read full article: LA County Parks’ Trails, State Beach Par...→

Lake County school districts say staff members linked to coronavirus

Lake County school districts say staff members linked to coronavirus

Elementary school districts in Libertyville and Vernon Hills report suspected corona cases aong their staffs, Read full article: Lake County school districts say staff m...→

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Monday that states can prevent criminal defendants from pleading insanity without violating their constitutional righ [...] Read full article: Supreme Court rules states can bar insan...→

Piece of Kenosha history sent home from Lake County

Piece of Kenosha history sent home from Lake County

A Bain wagon in the collection of the Bess Bower Dunn Museum of Lake County, was transferred to a museum in Kenosha, Wisconsin, where they were manufactured fr [...] Read full article: Piece of Kenosha history sent home from ...→

New order further limits state court proceeds, severely restricts public access during coronavirus pandemic

New order further limits state court proceeds, severely restricts public access during coronavirus pandemic

A new order issued by the Minnesota Supreme Court Chief Justice Lorie Gildea further limits state court functions and delays many proceedings until late April [...] Read full article: New order further limits state court pro...→

Lawsuit Seeks California Prisoner Release Over Coronavirus Threat; State Asks Court Not To Interfere

Lawsuit Seeks California Prisoner Release Over Coronavirus Threat; State Asks Court Not To Interfere

Lawyers for California prison inmates will ask a three-judge federal court on Thursday for an order releasing some prisoners, saying there is a danger the COVI [...] Read full article: Lawsuit Seeks California Prisoner Releas...→

Lawsuit alleges Humboldt County cover-up as judge accused of tossing attorney off Lake Shasta boat

Deputy Public Defender Rory Kalin is suing Judge Gregory Elvine-Kreis, accusing the judge of throwing the attorney off of a boat and into Lake Shasta in May 20 [...] Read full article: Lawsuit alleges Humboldt County cover-up...→

Indiana Coronavirus Cases Rise To 49, Including Five In Lake County

Indiana Coronavirus Cases Rise To 49, Including Five In Lake County

The number of Hoosiers who have died of COVID-19 spiked to 49 on Tuesday, including five deaths in Lake County, state health officials said.  Read full article: Indiana Coronavirus Cases Rise To 49, In...→

Pa. Supreme Court Asked to Reduce Jail Populations to Combat Coronavirus

Pa. Supreme Court Asked to Reduce Jail Populations to Combat Coronavirus

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is being asked to order the release of some inmates from county jails to help reduce the spread of the new virus Read full article: Pa. Supreme Court Asked to Reduce Jail P...→

State Parks announces more parking closures, including Orange County beaches and Riverside area parks, to curb coronavirus spread

State Parks announces more parking closures, including Orange County beaches and Riverside area parks, to curb coronavirus spread

The announcement Thursday adds parking closures of popular areas like Huntington State Beach and Doheny, as well as inland areas such as Lake Perris and Silver [...] Read full article: State Parks announces more parking closu...→

2 Cook County Court System Employees Test Positive For Coronavirus

Two employees of the Cook County court system have tested positive for coronavirus, the Office of the Chief Judge announced Wednesday. Read full article: 2 Cook County Court System Employees Tes...→

State appeals court denies rehearing in Lafayette cabana lawsuit

State appeals court denies rehearing in Lafayette cabana lawsuit

In a March 11 filing, the California First District Court of Appeal upheld its Feb. 10 decision in favor of Lafayette. Read full article: State appeals court denies rehearing in ...→

Lake County Board member Dick Barr launches karaoke event to boost spirits

Lake County Board member Dick Barr launches karaoke event to boost spirits

Seeking to give people something fun to do while they're stuck at home during the coronavirus pandemic, a Lake County Board member is planning an online karaok [...] Read full article: Lake County Board member Dick Barr launc...→

In Wake of Virus, State Orders Some County Inmates Released

In Wake of Virus, State Orders Some County Inmates Released

New Jersey’s Supreme Court has ordered that some county jail inmates be released in an effort to stem the spread of the new coronavirus Read full article: In Wake of Virus, State Orders Some Coun...→

Supreme Court upholds Kansas law challenging insanity defense

Supreme Court upholds Kansas law challenging insanity defense

The Supreme Court ruled Monday against a Kansas man who challenged the state law, claiming it was too difficult to mount an insanity defense after he was convi [...] Read full article: Supreme Court upholds Kansas law challen...→

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

The Supreme Court says states can prevent criminal defendants from pleading insanity without violating their constitutional rights Read full article: Supreme Court rules states can bar insan...→

College of Lake County cancels April 7 board meeting, extends deadline for two trustee vacancies

College of Lake County cancels April 7 board meeting, extends deadline for two trustee vacancies

The Board of Trustees of College of Lake County Community College District 532 scheduled board meeting on April 7 is canceled. The next board meeting will be A [...] Read full article: College of Lake County cancels April 7 b...→

Kane County Health Department assists the state in recruitment of medical volunteers

Kane County Health Department assists the state in recruitment of medical volunteers

The Kane County Health Department, in conjunction with the state of Illinois, is assisting in the recruitment of more medical professionals to aid in the fight [...] Read full article: Kane County Health Department assists th...→

Lawsuit Seeks California Prisoner Release Over Coronavirus Threat; State Asks Court Not To Interfere

Lawsuit Seeks California Prisoner Release Over Coronavirus Threat; State Asks Court Not To Interfere

Lawyers for California prison inmates will ask a three-judge federal court on Thursday for an order releasing some prisoners, saying there is a danger the COVI [...] Read full article: Lawsuit Seeks California Prisoner Releas...→

Supreme Court accepts case on police immunity from lawsuits

Supreme Court accepts case on police immunity from lawsuits

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal by police officers who believe they deserve immunity from a lawsuit... Read full article: Supreme Court accepts case on police imm...→

Wake Forest Reprimands Law Prof for Reading Racial Slur in Famous Supreme Court Opinion

Wake Forest Reprimands Law Prof for Reading Racial Slur in Famous Supreme Court Opinion

A professor at Wake Forest Law School was chastised by the school's dean after he read a case footnote that contained the N-word during a classroom discussion [...] Read full article: Wake Forest Reprimands Law Prof for Read...→

Indiana Coronavirus Cases Rise To 49, Including Five In Lake County

Indiana Coronavirus Cases Rise To 49, Including Five In Lake County

The number of Hoosiers who have died of COVID-19 spiked to 49 on Tuesday, including five deaths in Lake County, state health officials said.  Read full article: Indiana Coronavirus Cases Rise To 49, In...→

Cook County court cases postponed, videoconferencing expanded

Cook County court cases postponed, videoconferencing expanded

Many criminal and civil cases pending in Cook County courts, including jury trials, have been postponed through at least May 18, per a new order issued Monday [...] Read full article: Cook County court cases postponed, video...→

40 nonviolent inmates released from Lake County jail to prevent COVID-19 outbreak

40 nonviolent inmates released from Lake County jail to prevent COVID-19 outbreak

Forty non-violent inmates who had fewer than 45 days remaining on their sentence were released from Lake County jail in Waukegan last week as part of an effort [...] Read full article: 40 nonviolent inmates released from Lake...→

Pa. Supreme Court Asked to Reduce Jail Populations to Combat Coronavirus

Pa. Supreme Court Asked to Reduce Jail Populations to Combat Coronavirus

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is being asked to order the release of some inmates from county jails to help reduce the spread of the new virus Read full article: Pa. Supreme Court Asked to Reduce Jail P...→

No spring break from road construction for Lake County drivers

No spring break from road construction for Lake County drivers

Road work in Lake County, including $80 million in carry over projects from 2019, will proceed as scheduled amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: No spring break from road construction f...→

Dreamers to Supreme Court: Coronavirus is reason to preserve DACA

Dreamers to Supreme Court: Coronavirus is reason to preserve DACA

Illegal immigrant “Dreamers” told the Supreme Court on Friday they are a key resource to combat the coronavirus crisis and that it’s another reason the high co [...] Read full article: Dreamers to Supreme Court: Coronavirus i...→

State Parks announces more parking closures, including Orange County beaches and Riverside area parks, to curb coronavirus spread

State Parks announces more parking closures, including Orange County beaches and Riverside area parks, to curb coronavirus spread

The announcement Thursday adds parking closures of popular areas like Huntington State Beach and Doheny, as well as inland areas such as Lake Perris and Silver [...] Read full article: State Parks announces more parking closu...→

LIVE AT 7: Wayne County State of the County address

LIVE AT 7: Wayne County State of the County address

Wayne County Executive Warren Evans will deliver the State of the County address on Thursday night at 7 p.m. Read full article: LIVE AT 7: Wayne County State of the Cou...→

Minnesota Supreme Court agrees to hear PolyMet permit appeal

Minnesota Supreme Court agrees to hear PolyMet permit appeal

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Supreme Court has agreed to hear PolyMet Mining Inc.’s appeal of a ruling that canceled three permits needed for its propo [...] Read full article: Minnesota Supreme Court agrees to hear P...→

2 Cook County Court System Employees Test Positive For Coronavirus

Two employees of the Cook County court system have tested positive for coronavirus, the Office of the Chief Judge announced Wednesday. Read full article: 2 Cook County Court System Employees Tes...→

Four Lake County communities to provide updates on coronavirus response

Four Lake County communities to provide updates on coronavirus response

Municipal and business leaders from Vernon Hills, Mundelein, Green Oaks and Libertyville will provide updates and answer questions Friday during a virtual town [...] Read full article: Four Lake County communities to provide ...→

Lake County Board member Dick Barr launches karaoke event to boost spirits

Lake County Board member Dick Barr launches karaoke event to boost spirits

Seeking to give people something fun to do while they're stuck at home during the coronavirus pandemic, a Lake County Board member is planning an online karaok [...] Read full article: Lake County Board member Dick Barr launc...→

LA County Parks’ Trails, State Beach Parking Lots Shut Down After Overcrowding Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

LA County Parks’ Trails, State Beach Parking Lots Shut Down After Overcrowding Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Due to overcrowding over the weekend, Los Angeles County Parks and Recreation trails are being shut down, according to LA County Supervisor Katheryn Barger ann [...] Read full article: LA County Parks’ Trails, State Beach Par...→

Supreme Court last chance for Trump to block Twitter critics

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump will have to go to the U.S. Supreme Court if he wants to block critics from his personal Twitter account. The 2nd U.S. C [...] Read full article: Supreme Court last chance for Trump to b...→

Supreme Court upholds Kansas law challenging insanity defense

Supreme Court upholds Kansas law challenging insanity defense

The Supreme Court ruled Monday against a Kansas man who challenged the state law, claiming it was too difficult to mount an insanity defense after he was convi [...] Read full article: Supreme Court upholds Kansas law challen...→

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Monday that states can prevent criminal defendants from pleading insanity without violating their constitutional righ [...] Read full article: Supreme Court rules states can bar insan...→

U.S. Supreme Court tosses ruling that revived comedian's racial bias suit against Comcast - amNewYork

BY ANDREW CHUNG The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday threw out a lower court's ruling that had given the green light to comedian-turned-media entrepreneur Read full article: U.S. Supreme Court tosses ruling that re...→

New order further limits state court proceeds, severely restricts public access during coronavirus pandemic

New order further limits state court proceeds, severely restricts public access during coronavirus pandemic

A new order issued by the Minnesota Supreme Court Chief Justice Lorie Gildea further limits state court functions and delays many proceedings until late April [...] Read full article: New order further limits state court pro...→

Supreme Court: Justices healthy and trying to stay that way

Supreme Court: Justices healthy and trying to stay that way

The Supreme Court reports that the nine justices are healthy and trying to stay that way Read full article: Supreme Court: Justices healthy and tryi...→

Habitat for Humanity Lake County donates full body suits to area hospitals

Habitat for Humanity Lake County donates full body suits to area hospitals

Habitat for Humanity Lake County again donated personal protective equipment to assist Lake County health care providers on the front line fighting COVID-19. Read full article: Habitat for Humanity Lake County donates...→

Lawsuit alleges Humboldt County cover-up as judge accused of tossing attorney off Lake Shasta boat

Deputy Public Defender Rory Kalin is suing Judge Gregory Elvine-Kreis, accusing the judge of throwing the attorney off of a boat and into Lake Shasta in May 20 [...] Read full article: Lawsuit alleges Humboldt County cover-up...→

No eviction, foreclosure orders entered into Cook County Circuit Court through mid-May (LIVE UPDATES)

No eviction, foreclosure orders entered into Cook County Circuit Court through mid-May (LIVE UPDATES)

Follow our live updates for today’s latest news about the novel coronavirus COVID-19 and its ripple effects in Chicago and Illinois. Read full article: No eviction, foreclosure orders entered ...→

Inmate at the state prison in Montgomery County tests positive for coronavirus

Inmate at the state prison in Montgomery County tests positive for coronavirus

The prisoner is being held in isolation at SCI-Phoenix — the same facility where Bill Cosby is serving his sexual assault sentence Read full article: Inmate at the state prison in Montgomery...→

Coronavirus In Indiana: Lake County Reports COVID-19 Death; State Toll Rises To 35

Coronavirus In Indiana: Lake County Reports COVID-19 Death; State Toll Rises To 35

CHICAGO (CBS) — Indiana has now reported 35 deaths from COVID-19, including one in Lake County.... That’s three more Hoosiers who have succumbed to the coronav [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Indiana: Lake County Repo...→

Coronavirus: Court cases in Santa Clara County pushed back 45 days

Coronavirus: Court cases in Santa Clara County pushed back 45 days

Jurors who were called to service next week have been excused from having to report, officials said. Read full article: Coronavirus: Court cases in Santa Clara ...→

Coronavirus Scams: Alameda County DA, State AG Warn About Fraudulent Activity, Price Gouging

Coronavirus Scams: Alameda County DA, State AG Warn About Fraudulent Activity, Price Gouging

Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O’Malley and county sheriff’s officials are asking people to report novel coronavirus-related scams, price gouging, and [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Scams: Alameda County DA, St...→

Two Circuit Court of Cook County employees test positive for COVID-19

Two Circuit Court of Cook County employees test positive for COVID-19

The employees didn’t show any symptoms when they last reported for work March 13, officials said. Read full article: Two Circuit Court of Cook County employe...→

Waste, recycling pick up continues in Lake County

Waste, recycling pick up continues in Lake County

The Solid Waste Agency of Lake County says the waste industry is operating at nearly full capacity and is able to provide regular collections for garbage and r [...] Read full article: Waste, recycling pick up continues in La...→

State appeals court denies rehearing in Lafayette cabana lawsuit

State appeals court denies rehearing in Lafayette cabana lawsuit

In a March 11 filing, the California First District Court of Appeal upheld its Feb. 10 decision in favor of Lafayette. Read full article: State appeals court denies rehearing in ...→

20 apply for Lake County associate judge opening

20 apply for Lake County associate judge opening

Twenty attorneys have filed applications for the associate judge vacancy in the 19th Judicial Circuit, Chief Judge Diane E. Winter said in a news release Tuesd [...] Read full article: 20 apply for Lake County associate judge...→

In Wake of Virus, State Orders Some County Inmates Released

In Wake of Virus, State Orders Some County Inmates Released

New Jersey’s Supreme Court has ordered that some county jail inmates be released in an effort to stem the spread of the new coronavirus Read full article: In Wake of Virus, State Orders Some Coun...→

Lake County school districts say staff members linked to coronavirus

Lake County school districts say staff members linked to coronavirus

Elementary school districts in Libertyville and Vernon Hills report suspected corona cases aong their staffs, Read full article: Lake County school districts say staff m...→

Coronavirus New Jersey: State Supreme Court Orders Some County Jail Inmates Released To Stem COVID-19 Spread

Coronavirus New Jersey: State Supreme Court Orders Some County Jail Inmates Released To Stem COVID-19 Spread

Chief Justice Stuart Rabner signed an order late Sunday that allows inmates serving in county jails to be released this week. Read full article: Coronavirus New Jersey: State Supreme Co...→

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

The Supreme Court says states can prevent criminal defendants from pleading insanity without violating their constitutional rights Read full article: Supreme Court rules states can bar insan...→

Piece of Kenosha history sent home from Lake County

Piece of Kenosha history sent home from Lake County

A Bain wagon in the collection of the Bess Bower Dunn Museum of Lake County, was transferred to a museum in Kenosha, Wisconsin, where they were manufactured fr [...] Read full article: Piece of Kenosha history sent home from ...→

Coronavirus Resources: State-By-State, County-By-County Websites And Hotlines

Coronavirus Resources: State-By-State, County-By-County Websites And Hotlines

The coronavirus pandemic continues to spread throughout the Tri-State Area, with new cases and restrictions announced each day. Read full article: Coronavirus Resources: State-By-State, C...→

College of Lake County cancels April 7 board meeting, extends deadline for two trustee vacancies

College of Lake County cancels April 7 board meeting, extends deadline for two trustee vacancies

The Board of Trustees of College of Lake County Community College District 532 scheduled board meeting on April 7 is canceled. The next board meeting will be A [...] Read full article: College of Lake County cancels April 7 b...→

Kane County Health Department assists the state in recruitment of medical volunteers

Kane County Health Department assists the state in recruitment of medical volunteers

The Kane County Health Department, in conjunction with the state of Illinois, is assisting in the recruitment of more medical professionals to aid in the fight [...] Read full article: Kane County Health Department assists th...→

Habitat for Humanity Lake County donates full body suits to area hospitals

Habitat for Humanity Lake County donates full body suits to area hospitals

Habitat for Humanity Lake County again donated personal protective equipment to assist Lake County health care providers on the front line fighting COVID-19. Read full article: Habitat for Humanity Lake County donates...→

Lawsuit Seeks California Prisoner Release Over Coronavirus Threat; State Asks Court Not To Interfere

Lawsuit Seeks California Prisoner Release Over Coronavirus Threat; State Asks Court Not To Interfere

Lawyers for California prison inmates will ask a three-judge federal court on Thursday for an order releasing some prisoners, saying there is a danger the COVI [...] Read full article: Lawsuit Seeks California Prisoner Releas...→

Supreme Court accepts case on police immunity from lawsuits

Supreme Court accepts case on police immunity from lawsuits

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal by police officers who believe they deserve immunity from a lawsuit... Read full article: Supreme Court accepts case on police imm...→

Lawsuit alleges Humboldt County cover-up as judge accused of tossing attorney off Lake Shasta boat

Deputy Public Defender Rory Kalin is suing Judge Gregory Elvine-Kreis, accusing the judge of throwing the attorney off of a boat and into Lake Shasta in May 20 [...] Read full article: Lawsuit alleges Humboldt County cover-up...→

Wake Forest Reprimands Law Prof for Reading Racial Slur in Famous Supreme Court Opinion

Wake Forest Reprimands Law Prof for Reading Racial Slur in Famous Supreme Court Opinion

A professor at Wake Forest Law School was chastised by the school's dean after he read a case footnote that contained the N-word during a classroom discussion [...] Read full article: Wake Forest Reprimands Law Prof for Read...→

No eviction, foreclosure orders entered into Cook County Circuit Court through mid-May (LIVE UPDATES)

No eviction, foreclosure orders entered into Cook County Circuit Court through mid-May (LIVE UPDATES)

Follow our live updates for today’s latest news about the novel coronavirus COVID-19 and its ripple effects in Chicago and Illinois. Read full article: No eviction, foreclosure orders entered ...→

Indiana Coronavirus Cases Rise To 49, Including Five In Lake County

Indiana Coronavirus Cases Rise To 49, Including Five In Lake County

The number of Hoosiers who have died of COVID-19 spiked to 49 on Tuesday, including five deaths in Lake County, state health officials said.  Read full article: Indiana Coronavirus Cases Rise To 49, In...→

Cook County court cases postponed, videoconferencing expanded

Cook County court cases postponed, videoconferencing expanded

Many criminal and civil cases pending in Cook County courts, including jury trials, have been postponed through at least May 18, per a new order issued Monday [...] Read full article: Cook County court cases postponed, video...→

40 nonviolent inmates released from Lake County jail to prevent COVID-19 outbreak

40 nonviolent inmates released from Lake County jail to prevent COVID-19 outbreak

Forty non-violent inmates who had fewer than 45 days remaining on their sentence were released from Lake County jail in Waukegan last week as part of an effort [...] Read full article: 40 nonviolent inmates released from Lake...→

Inmate at the state prison in Montgomery County tests positive for coronavirus

Inmate at the state prison in Montgomery County tests positive for coronavirus

The prisoner is being held in isolation at SCI-Phoenix — the same facility where Bill Cosby is serving his sexual assault sentence Read full article: Inmate at the state prison in Montgomery...→

Pa. Supreme Court Asked to Reduce Jail Populations to Combat Coronavirus

Pa. Supreme Court Asked to Reduce Jail Populations to Combat Coronavirus

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is being asked to order the release of some inmates from county jails to help reduce the spread of the new virus Read full article: Pa. Supreme Court Asked to Reduce Jail P...→

Coronavirus In Indiana: Lake County Reports COVID-19 Death; State Toll Rises To 35

Coronavirus In Indiana: Lake County Reports COVID-19 Death; State Toll Rises To 35

CHICAGO (CBS) — Indiana has now reported 35 deaths from COVID-19, including one in Lake County.... That’s three more Hoosiers who have succumbed to the coronav [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Indiana: Lake County Repo...→

No spring break from road construction for Lake County drivers

No spring break from road construction for Lake County drivers

Road work in Lake County, including $80 million in carry over projects from 2019, will proceed as scheduled amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: No spring break from road construction f...→

Dreamers to Supreme Court: Coronavirus is reason to preserve DACA

Dreamers to Supreme Court: Coronavirus is reason to preserve DACA

Illegal immigrant “Dreamers” told the Supreme Court on Friday they are a key resource to combat the coronavirus crisis and that it’s another reason the high co [...] Read full article: Dreamers to Supreme Court: Coronavirus i...→

Coronavirus: Court cases in Santa Clara County pushed back 45 days

Coronavirus: Court cases in Santa Clara County pushed back 45 days

Jurors who were called to service next week have been excused from having to report, officials said. Read full article: Coronavirus: Court cases in Santa Clara ...→

State Parks announces more parking closures, including Orange County beaches and Riverside area parks, to curb coronavirus spread

State Parks announces more parking closures, including Orange County beaches and Riverside area parks, to curb coronavirus spread

The announcement Thursday adds parking closures of popular areas like Huntington State Beach and Doheny, as well as inland areas such as Lake Perris and Silver [...] Read full article: State Parks announces more parking closu...→

Coronavirus Scams: Alameda County DA, State AG Warn About Fraudulent Activity, Price Gouging

Coronavirus Scams: Alameda County DA, State AG Warn About Fraudulent Activity, Price Gouging

Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O’Malley and county sheriff’s officials are asking people to report novel coronavirus-related scams, price gouging, and [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Scams: Alameda County DA, St...→

LIVE AT 7: Wayne County State of the County address

LIVE AT 7: Wayne County State of the County address

Wayne County Executive Warren Evans will deliver the State of the County address on Thursday night at 7 p.m. Read full article: LIVE AT 7: Wayne County State of the Cou...→

Minnesota Supreme Court agrees to hear PolyMet permit appeal

Minnesota Supreme Court agrees to hear PolyMet permit appeal

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Supreme Court has agreed to hear PolyMet Mining Inc.’s appeal of a ruling that canceled three permits needed for its propo [...] Read full article: Minnesota Supreme Court agrees to hear P...→

Two Circuit Court of Cook County employees test positive for COVID-19

Two Circuit Court of Cook County employees test positive for COVID-19

The employees didn’t show any symptoms when they last reported for work March 13, officials said. Read full article: Two Circuit Court of Cook County employe...→

2 Cook County Court System Employees Test Positive For Coronavirus

Two employees of the Cook County court system have tested positive for coronavirus, the Office of the Chief Judge announced Wednesday. Read full article: 2 Cook County Court System Employees Tes...→

Waste, recycling pick up continues in Lake County

Waste, recycling pick up continues in Lake County

The Solid Waste Agency of Lake County says the waste industry is operating at nearly full capacity and is able to provide regular collections for garbage and r [...] Read full article: Waste, recycling pick up continues in La...→

Four Lake County communities to provide updates on coronavirus response

Four Lake County communities to provide updates on coronavirus response

Municipal and business leaders from Vernon Hills, Mundelein, Green Oaks and Libertyville will provide updates and answer questions Friday during a virtual town [...] Read full article: Four Lake County communities to provide ...→

State appeals court denies rehearing in Lafayette cabana lawsuit

State appeals court denies rehearing in Lafayette cabana lawsuit

In a March 11 filing, the California First District Court of Appeal upheld its Feb. 10 decision in favor of Lafayette. Read full article: State appeals court denies rehearing in ...→

Lake County Board member Dick Barr launches karaoke event to boost spirits

Lake County Board member Dick Barr launches karaoke event to boost spirits

Seeking to give people something fun to do while they're stuck at home during the coronavirus pandemic, a Lake County Board member is planning an online karaok [...] Read full article: Lake County Board member Dick Barr launc...→

20 apply for Lake County associate judge opening

20 apply for Lake County associate judge opening

Twenty attorneys have filed applications for the associate judge vacancy in the 19th Judicial Circuit, Chief Judge Diane E. Winter said in a news release Tuesd [...] Read full article: 20 apply for Lake County associate judge...→

LA County Parks’ Trails, State Beach Parking Lots Shut Down After Overcrowding Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

LA County Parks’ Trails, State Beach Parking Lots Shut Down After Overcrowding Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Due to overcrowding over the weekend, Los Angeles County Parks and Recreation trails are being shut down, according to LA County Supervisor Katheryn Barger ann [...] Read full article: LA County Parks’ Trails, State Beach Par...→

In Wake of Virus, State Orders Some County Inmates Released

In Wake of Virus, State Orders Some County Inmates Released

New Jersey’s Supreme Court has ordered that some county jail inmates be released in an effort to stem the spread of the new coronavirus Read full article: In Wake of Virus, State Orders Some Coun...→

Supreme Court last chance for Trump to block Twitter critics

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump will have to go to the U.S. Supreme Court if he wants to block critics from his personal Twitter account. The 2nd U.S. C [...] Read full article: Supreme Court last chance for Trump to b...→

Lake County school districts say staff members linked to coronavirus

Lake County school districts say staff members linked to coronavirus

Elementary school districts in Libertyville and Vernon Hills report suspected corona cases aong their staffs, Read full article: Lake County school districts say staff m...→

Supreme Court upholds Kansas law challenging insanity defense

Supreme Court upholds Kansas law challenging insanity defense

The Supreme Court ruled Monday against a Kansas man who challenged the state law, claiming it was too difficult to mount an insanity defense after he was convi [...] Read full article: Supreme Court upholds Kansas law challen...→

Coronavirus New Jersey: State Supreme Court Orders Some County Jail Inmates Released To Stem COVID-19 Spread

Coronavirus New Jersey: State Supreme Court Orders Some County Jail Inmates Released To Stem COVID-19 Spread

Chief Justice Stuart Rabner signed an order late Sunday that allows inmates serving in county jails to be released this week. Read full article: Coronavirus New Jersey: State Supreme Co...→

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Monday that states can prevent criminal defendants from pleading insanity without violating their constitutional righ [...] Read full article: Supreme Court rules states can bar insan...→

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

Supreme Court rules states can bar insanity defense

The Supreme Court says states can prevent criminal defendants from pleading insanity without violating their constitutional rights Read full article: Supreme Court rules states can bar insan...→

U.S. Supreme Court tosses ruling that revived comedian's racial bias suit against Comcast - amNewYork

BY ANDREW CHUNG The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday threw out a lower court's ruling that had given the green light to comedian-turned-media entrepreneur Read full article: U.S. Supreme Court tosses ruling that re...→

Piece of Kenosha history sent home from Lake County

Piece of Kenosha history sent home from Lake County

A Bain wagon in the collection of the Bess Bower Dunn Museum of Lake County, was transferred to a museum in Kenosha, Wisconsin, where they were manufactured fr [...] Read full article: Piece of Kenosha history sent home from ...→

Coronavirus Resources: State-By-State, County-By-County Websites And Hotlines

Coronavirus Resources: State-By-State, County-By-County Websites And Hotlines

The coronavirus pandemic continues to spread throughout the Tri-State Area, with new cases and restrictions announced each day. Read full article: Coronavirus Resources: State-By-State, C...→

New order further limits state court proceeds, severely restricts public access during coronavirus pandemic

New order further limits state court proceeds, severely restricts public access during coronavirus pandemic

A new order issued by the Minnesota Supreme Court Chief Justice Lorie Gildea further limits state court functions and delays many proceedings until late April [...] Read full article: New order further limits state court pro...→

College of Lake County cancels April 7 board meeting, extends deadline for two trustee vacancies

College of Lake County cancels April 7 board meeting, extends deadline for two trustee vacancies

The Board of Trustees of College of Lake County Community College District 532 scheduled board meeting on April 7 is canceled. The next board meeting will be A [...] Read full article: College of Lake County cancels April 7 b...→

Supreme Court: Justices healthy and trying to stay that way

Supreme Court: Justices healthy and trying to stay that way

The Supreme Court reports that the nine justices are healthy and trying to stay that way Read full article: Supreme Court: Justices healthy and tryi...→