Illinois Supreme Court

Illinois (ECWd) - Illinois Governor JB Pritzker has been issuing executive orders for the last two months, and as people began to understand their rights and push back he took to threats and intimidation in hopes people would comply with his inappropriate and apparent illegal executive...

Illinois (ECWd) - On behalf of the Edgar County Watchdogs Inc., we submitted our written submission to the Office of the Joint Committee on Administrative Rules (JCAR). We are providing a copy of our letter in hopes it will assist others in drafting their letter to JCAR...

Illinois (ECWd) - Illinois Governor Pritzker filed a motion to change the venue in the Darren Bailey lawsuit from Clay County To Sangamon County. A copy of the Governors filings and the response from Darren Bailey's attorney Tom DeVore can be downloaded here and here, or viewed...

Illinois (ECWd) - The Illinois Supreme Court has denied Governor Pritzker's motion for an emergency motion for a supervisor order in the Darren Bailey lawsuit. A copy of the court's ruling can be downloaded at this link or viewed below. [pdf-embedder url="https://edgarcountywatchdogs.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Illinois-SC-Order.pdf" title="Illinois SC Order"] . Our work is funded...

SPRINGFIELD, IL. (ECWd) - We reported on this FOIA case when the Illinois Supreme Court granted our petition to file an Amicus Curiae Brief in support of plaintiff (read it here). Plaintiff Perry and the Institute for Justice filed a Freedom of Information Act request for public...

SPRINGFIELD, IL. (ECWd) - The Edgar County Watchdogs and the Illinois Policy Institute have submitted a joint friend-of-the-court brief, Amici Curiae, to the Supreme Court of Illinois in the case of Institute For Justice v. Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation. The joint brief urges...

LaSalle Co. (ECWd) - Smoked!  Yes, Brian Towne, former State's Attorney for LaSalle County has been handed his back-side by the Illinois Supreme Court and the taxpayers will surely be the ones to pay for his corrupt practices during his tenure in office. The highest court...

Illinois (ECWd)- Multiple Prayer for Leave to Appeal (PLA) briefs were filed yesterday with the Illinois Supreme Court stemming from the scandals exposed at the College of DuPage. The PLAs come after the Circuit Court denied motions to dismiss these cases under the Citizen Participation...