law license http://peoriapublicradio.org en Il S.C. rule making it easier for military personnel spouses to get a law license goes into effect http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/il-sc-rule-making-it-easier-military-personnel-spouses-get-law-license-goes-effect <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week, a new Illinois Supreme Court rule took effect that's intended to make it easier for spouses of military personnel to get a law license. IPR'S Brian Mackey has more.</span></p><div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Angela Allen practices law in Chicago and, with a husband in the Illinois National Guard, she's one of about 800 members of the Military Spouse J.D. Network.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Allen says the job market for lawyers is tough enough as it is, but with the frequent transfers that are a part of military life, she says the time and expense of getting a new state law license made it even harder on the lawyer-spouses.</span></div><div> Fri, 05 Jul 2013 11:15:54 +0000 Brian Mackey 8380 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Il S.C. rule making it easier for military personnel spouses to get a law license goes into effect