Author: John Kraft

SPRINGFIELD, IL. (ECWd) - Oral Arguments were heard this morning at 10:00 a.m. on four cases appealed out of Douglas County Circuit Court. All four cases dealt with the Freedom of Information Act, and Kraft's assertion that Arcola Township violated the act. Listen to the arguments below: http://www.illinoiscourts.gov/AppellateCourt/Audio/2016/4th/030916_4-15-0028.mp3 . Please consider a...

PARIS, IL. (ECWd) - During a recent "Meet the Candidates" night in Paris, Illinois, Candidates for the 102nd State Representative District were asked if they would support or oppose a fee to access public records thru the Freedom Of Information Act. Brad Halbrook, Jim Acklin, and Randy...

Lincoln Way, Will Co., IL./ (ECWd) - Update 3-4-2016 11:37 a.m.: The Court dismissed Count I with prejudice (final) The Court dismissed Counts II and III without prejudice (may plea again with amended complaint) Count IV denied dismissal Court granted Plaintiff leave to file an amended complaint. Amended Complaint due in...