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Legislation giving mandatory paid leave to all Illinois employees is ready for the governor’s signature


 A bill headed to the governor’s desk that gives paid leave to all Illinois workers is being criticized for hurting small businesses around the state.  The “Paid Leave for All Workers Act” guarantees up to 40 hours of paid leave … Continue reading

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McDonough County Sheriff Refuses to Enforce New Illinois Law Banning Assault Weapons


McDonough County Sheriff’s OfficeSheriff Nick Petitgout110 S. McArthur St.Macomb, IL 61455 Media Statement January 11, 2023 ~House Bill 5471~ As your Sheriff, I wanted to give citizens of McDonough County an update on the recent passage of HB 5471, also … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas from Roy F McCampbell, Esq


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How Much Can An Illinois Speeding Ticket Cost ?


Every driver fears seeing the red and blue lights in their rearview mirror, but how much do drivers in Illinois have to shell out if they are found to be speeding? While the ticket itself can be expensive, what it … Continue reading

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Odor of Burnt Cannabis Insufficient to Search a Car


In a case that should be of interest to all Illinois law enforcement officers, the Third District of Illinois held recently that the odor of burnt cannabis alone does not give officers probable cause to search much like the odor … Continue reading

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What Would the Passage of Amendment 1 Mean For Illinois Residents in November, 2022


Any worker deemed “essential” by State should be entitled to tbe same State- guaranteed entitlement benefits as government employees and teachers.This includes medical professionals and Amazon/fedex/grocery fulfillment/delivery workers. It could be worse than that. I believe that by 2030 Tier … Continue reading

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How Will the SAFE-T Act Impact You ?


In my opinion, the worst part of the Illinois SAFE-T act tucked away in the law is, “If the defendant is not brought to trial within the 90 day period required by the preceding sentence, he shall not be denied … Continue reading

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No Chalking of Car Tires for Parking Enforcement—US Supreme Court Rules Chalking is Unconstitutional


The Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals’ decision last year which reversed the district court’s granting of summary judgment in favor of the City of Saginaw, MI, regarding its practice of chalking car tires to enforce its parking regulations, the district … Continue reading

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Reversal of Roe v Wade Returns the Power to the Individual States


The court’s 6-3 ruling, which upholds a Mississippi law banning abortions after 15 weeks of pregnancy, strikes down a landmark decision that has enshrined abortion rights across the U.S. for nearly 50 years. In reality…Though the left is acting like … Continue reading

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Happy Father’s Day to All, Including Those Who Have To Work Today


On this Father’s Day, let’s take a minute to acknowledge the sacrifices they are making and the toll it is taking on not only the Officers but on their families as well. Have a safe and Happy Father’s Day!

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