The U.S. Supreme Court is forcing the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago to take another look at the case against former Illinois Gov. George Ryan in light of the high court’s opinion in a totally different case.
Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is trying to throw another wrench into a key immigration-enforcement program of President Obama’s administration, saying it ensnares too many people and erodes trust in local police.
WASHINGTON -- Months after Illinois' new senator took office, the Supreme Court says it will not consider overturning the election of President Barack Obama's replacement in the U.S. Senate.The high court on Monday turned away an appeal from former Illinois Sen.
Chief Justice John Roberts will lead a contingent of six Supreme Court justices at the State of the Union address Tuesday night. That word from the Supreme Court, ending speculation that he would skip the event.Roberts has attended every State of the Union since his appointment in 2005.