May 2020

ILLINOIS (ECWd) - Letter to the Editor Legal Dubiousness of En Masse State Lock-Downs and “Shelter-in-Place” Orders as a Response to COVID-19 The constitutionality of the authoritarian lock-down and "shelter-in-place" orders occurrent in the United States, as local responses to COVID-19, will be an issue for some...

McHenry County (ECWd) - Jack Franks, McHenry County Board Chairman, held in indirect contempt of court and fined $100 per day until he answers questions in reference to the Illinois Integrity Fund. This article reposted with permission from McHenry County Blog: The court order to be signed by...

Illinois (ECWd) - Tom DeVore of Silverlake Law filed a Legal Brief in support of Darren Bailey's motion for Summary Judgement.  Contained within that body of work are the key documents and case law we have written about in previous articles. We took the liberty of highlighting...

Illinois (ECWd) - Over the last week, we have been bombarded with all kinds of accusations and insinuations regarding Governor Pritzker and his financial ties to companies involved in medical testing issues for COVID-19, and that he has not disclosed them.  Of all those sending us...

ILLINOIS (ECWd) - The new Emergency Rule is below, dated May 18, 2020. This is the Rule everyone has been talking about the past couple of days. [pdf-embedder url="https://edgarcountywatchdogs.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Emergency-Rule.pdf" title="Emergency Rule"] . .Our work is funded entirely thru donations and we ask that you consider donating at the below link....