CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — A professor whose job offer from the University of Illinois was rescinded after he sent anti-Israel Twitter messages has filed a lawsuit claiming the school violated Illinois’ Freedom of Information Act.
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NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — Three patrol officers are suing the Normal Police Department, saying the central Illinois town improperly disciplined them for failing to meet arrest quotas.
CHICAGO (AP) — The question of whether women have a right to go topless in public in Chicago is now a federal case.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP)–A group of Illinois landowners has sued the Department of Natural Resources to stop the state’s new rules for high-volume oil and gas drilling from taking effect.
CHICAGO (AP) — A former handyman serving life in prison for the murder of seven people at a suburban Chicago restaurant has been paid nearly $225,000 in damages by Cook County.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The owner of cosmetology schools in Iowa, Illinois and Nebraska is asking a judge to dismiss a consumer fraud lawsuit filed by the Iowa attorney general’s office.
CHICAGO (AP)–A former Northwestern University cancer research physician will pay nearly a half-million dollars to settle claims of federal research grant fraud.
ST. LOUIS (AP)–Landowners in southern Illinois’ Wayne County are suing the state, saying its lengthy process before issuing permits for high-volume oil and gas extraction is costing them money.
CHICAGO (AP)–A Chicago woman who contends she didn’t deserve to be fired from her job at a fried chicken restaurant for throwing a bread knife at an unruly teenage customer has filed a lawsuit against the restaurant chain.
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago attorney and anti-corruption campaigner is stressing that a court-appointed monitor is needed to ensure the state’s Department of Transportation is in compliance with political hiring bans.