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New Trial Setting Call System replaces Black Line Call in Cook County Courts

Law division cases will now be scheduled for a trial setting date in courtroom 2005 either 15 months or 28 months from the date filed. All litigants will receive postcard notice of such hearings. 1,003 more words

Circuit Court Of Cook County

On May 10th 2016 I was asked if I would like to voice my concern about a resolution proposed by Commissioner Silvestri, the Commissioner of the 9th District of Cook County . 546 more words


7 Murders Too many and 8 others injured in Chicago

7 Murders Too many and 8 others injured In Chicago as violence Continues 

Girl, 16, fatally stabbed; 6 shot to death, 8 others injured

by Kai EL’Zabar… 883 more words


City closes $500M redevelopment deal for Old Main Post Office

“This project will create thousands of jobs and generate new economic opportunities for residents in our neighborhoods,” Mayor Rahm Emanuel said.

Source: City closes $500M redevelopment deal for Old Main Post Office… 25 more words

Commissioner Withdraws Proposal To Make Circuit Court Clerk An Appointed Position

CHICAGO (CBS) — Cook County’s embattled Circuit Court Clerk Dorothy Brown scored a big victory today as some county board members suddenly abandoned their plan to make the clerk’s job an appointed post. 214 more words


Absurdity of Courthouse Cellphone Ban Reaches New Heights

In recent weeks, the ban on possession of cellphones in a single courthouse for the Circuit Court of Cook County has gained an unprecedented amount of media attention with stories on… 847 more words

Criminal Justice

Committee Approves Redevelopment Plan For Old Cook County Hospital Building

CHICAGO (CBS) — The plan to redevelop the old Cook County Hospital Building, and upgrade medical care in the area cleared the Cook County Board’s Finance Committee, setting up a final vote Wednesday, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore. 171 more words