internet Illinois Among States to Appeal 'Net Neutrality' Repeal By Associated Press • Dec 14, 2017 State attorneys general, including in Illinois, are threatening lawsuits against the federal government's repeal of "net neutrality" rules. University of Illinois Leads $25M Military Initiative By Associated Press • Oct 6, 2017 The University of Illinois is leading a $25 million initiative to develop an "internet of battlefield things." 39% of rural Illinois without high-speed Internet By Associated Press • Mar 27, 2015 Thirty-nine percent of people in rural parts of Illinois have no access to high-speed Internet service. That's compared with 1% of the state's urban population. IL lawmakers: don’t use internet for finding adoptive kids new home By Tony Arnold • Oct 29, 2013 Illinois lawmakers are trying to stop guardians from using the internet to get rid of their adoptive kids - without any oversight.