CHICAGO (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois says that Chicago police officers are employing the controversial “stop and frisk” practice more than officers in New York City, where a judge ruled the widespread practice discriminated against minorities.
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CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois Department of Human Rights says there’s evidence of discrimination at an Exxon Mobil Corp. facility in the state following a gay rights group’s hiring complaint.
SHOREWOOD, Ill. (AP) — The U.S. Education Department is investigating claims of racial discrimination against a black student in a northwestern Illinois school district.
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn has signed a measure into law aimed at curbing workplace discrimination against pregnant women.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The state of Illinois has cautioned insurers about discriminating against transgender people.
The Galesburg Community Relations Commission invited parents and guardians to their monthly meeting last night to discuses the closure of Cooke Elementary.
Several families showed up looking for their opportunity to tell the commission why they believe they’ve been discriminated against.
MOUNT PROSPECT, Ill. (AP)–A suburban Chicago family is suing their neighbor, accusing her of harassing them over five years because of their race.