The Illinois Appellate Court is expected to rule within the next few days as to whether Rahm Emanuel can run for mayor of Chicago. Attorneys presented their cases Wednesday.This was take three over the eligibility of Rahm Emanuel's candidacy.
Rahm Emanuel will be allowed to have his name on the February ballot to run for Chicago mayor.Thursday morning, the Chicago Board of Election unanimously gave its approval to allow Emanuel on the ballot.Several objectors say Emanuel's political clout played a role in the decision, but Burt Odelson,
Updated at: 6:55 a.m. on 12/17/2010Testimony has wrapped up in the hearings over Rahm Emanuel's eligibility to run for Chicago mayor.The lead attorney trying to kick former White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel off the ballot doesn't think it's a slam dunk case.
Key decisions are expected Friday in the fight over whether Rahm Emanuel is eligible to run for Chicago mayor. A city election official will hold a late morning hearing to decide who will be called as witnesses.Emanuel himself is expected to testify next week.
There are lots of hairs being split Wednesday over Rahm Emanuel's eligibility to run for mayor of Chicago. Elections attorney Burt Odelson told the Chicago Tribune he has evidence the Chicago Board of Elections ruled Emanuel an inactive voter in 2009.