While on the Illinois Supreme Court, Justice Anne Burke has ruled in cases involving clients of her husband, indicted Chicago Ald. Ed Burke.
Like the Illinois Senate, officials in the village of McCook have heavily blacked out details in a federal search warrant.
Senate President John Cullerton has blacked-out details of the federal raids, despite open-records requests from media.
Gov. JB Pritzker wants Sen. Martin Sandoval to step down from his committee chairmanship after the feds raided his offices last week.
State Sen. John Cullerton released a search warrant on the FBI raid of Sen. Martin Sandoval’s office, but Cullerton concealed most details.
Authorities raided a northwest suburban company on the same day they hit the offices of the Democratic state senator.
The FBI confirms it raided village halls in southwest suburban McCook and Lyons on Thursday.
An FBI spokesman confirmed agents were executing search warrants at several sites Tuesday. But it’s unclear what they’re investigating.
Federal agents executed the search warrant in May at the Southwest Side home of retired Chicago Ald. Michael Zalewski.