Author: John Kraft & Kirk Allen

McHenry Co., IL. (ECWd) - As reported by The Patch (link here): Online Newspaper Wins FOIA Judgment Against McHenry County Sheriff First Electric News publisher Pete Gonigam awarded $80,000 by McHenry County judge. By Patch Chicago (Patch Staff) July 26, 2015 ShareTweetGoogle PlusRedditEmailComments An online...

College of DuPage (ECWd) - A recent ruling from the Attorney General confirmed the contract extension for COD President Robert Breuder was done in violation of the Open Meetings Act (here).   That ruling took around four years to be issued.  Why?  According to the Chicago Tribune...

Edgar Co., IL. (ECWd) - The Appellate Court DENIED an appeal of the Illinois Commerce Commission decision on the Illinois Rivers Transmission line project - Ameren Power Line in Edgar County. The official word is that the line location, based on most efficient transmission location, that was presented...