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Government
8:47 pm
Thu December 11, 2014

Peoria County looks to acquire land for Hanna City Trail

Peoria County is looking to start negotiations with Union Pacific Railroad to secure a recreational trail.  Peoria Public Radio's Alex Rusciano reports:

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Courts
4:42 pm
Mon December 1, 2014

Supreme Court declines juvenile prison appeal request

A final roadblock to a chance at freedom for Illinois’ juvenile lifers is now gone. The Illinois Supreme Court ruled that anyone sentenced to mandatory life without parole as a juvenile should be resentenced.  

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Government
6:02 am
Mon November 17, 2014

Illinois part of Supreme Court health care issue

The U.S. Supreme court has agreed to take up a case that could put the Affordable Care Act in jeopardy. But health care advocates in the state are still urging residents to check out their options as the second enrollment period for Obamacare is underway. 

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Courts
4:20 pm
Mon October 28, 2013

New IL Chief Justice takes seat

The Illinois Supreme Court has a new chief justice.  Rita Garman is the second woman in that role.

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Courts
4:43 pm
Tue May 14, 2013

Quad Cities business at center of court battle

Can the state of Illinois grant a permanent property tax exemption to a private, for-profit business ? That's the question for a court battle getting started in the Quad Cities. IPR’s Herb Trix reports: 


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