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Illinois Supreme Court agrees with ICPR in misconduct case

Supreme Court rules that state can refuse to foot prosecutor's legal bill

May 23, 2013
Chicago Tribune

Decision reverses ruling on who pays for trial

By David Heinzmann

The Illinois Supreme Court on Thursday sided with Attorney General Lisa Madigan in her battle to refuse a taxpayer-funded defense for a former downstate prosecutor accused of wrongfully prosecuting two men in a murder case.

ICPR and IL AG Support Montana's Right to Regulate Campaign Finance

We've been writing here recently, and will continue to do so this week, about SuperPACs, those political committees that claim that, because they do not coordinate expenditures with candidates, they should not be subject to contribution limits.