Author: John Kraft & Kirk Allen

Chicago, IL. (ECWd) - Several Plaintiffs filed a RICO (Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organization) lawsuit naming Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan, Commonwealth Edison, Exelon Corp, and several others as defendant asking for $450 million, removal as House Speaker, and removal as Chairman of the Illinois Democrat...

Illinois (ECWd) - Update: Copy of the proposed Rules (click here and start on page 8) The JOINT COMMITTEE ON ADMINISTRATIVE RULES has the power to stop the Administrative Rules being proposed which would permit police, state, and local health department to mandate "training, warnings, and fines...

Madison Co., IL. (ECWd) - Lisa Ciampoli Sued for False and Defamatory Statement Sent By Former Madison County IT Director Rob Dorman (See Documents attached) MARYVILLE - A lawsuit for more than $50,000 was filed by Former Madison County IT Director Rob Dorman against Republican State Representative Candidate Lisa...

SPRINGFIELD, IL. (ECWd) - Fox Run Restaurant filed a lawsuit in Sangamon County Circuit Court today naming the City of Springfield and Mayor James Langfelder as defendants. The Complaint is against the city's "Emergency Ordinance(s)" and the Mayor's statutory authority to extend Executive Orders past 7 days...

Chicago, IL. (ECWd) - The Better Government Association, thru its attorneys Josh Burday, Matt Topic and Merrick Wayne of Loevy & Loevy, prevailed in the Appellate Court today against the Office of Mayor of the City of Chicago, and the Chicago Public Health Department in a...

KANKAKEE, IL. (ECWd) - The United States Attorney for the Central District of Illinois has published an indictment against Richard Simms, a former official at the Kankakee River Metropolitan Agency (KRMA), alleging two million dollars in fraud.  If you wonder how such an alleged fraud can...