Posts Tagged “Legislation”

Duckworth’s Bipartisan Bill to Support Illinois Jobs Unanimously Passes Senate

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Duckworth’s Bipartisan Bill to Support Illinois Jobs Unanimously Passes Senate

Duckworth’s Bipartisan Bill to Support Illinois Jobs Unanimously Passes Senate The legislation, Duckworth’s first proposal in the Senate, passes just 64 days after she was sworn in [WASHINGTON, DC] – Just 64 days after U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) was sworn in, the United States Senate unanimously passed the first bill she proposed in the…

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Newspaper Court Fight Tests Legal Strategy

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Newspaper Court Fight Tests Legal Strategy

By Barry Dredze In what is being hailed by advocates as the first successful application of the State of Illinois’ Citizens Protection Act, a DuPage Circuit Court Judge dismissed a defamation lawsuit on Tuesday, November 18 filed against a Winfield newspaper publisher by a Village Trustee who also publishes another local paper. Winfield Village Trustee…

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