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Ill. Republican Party blasts Callis campaign for 'manhandling' protestors

David Yates Aug. 26, 2014, 10:06am

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (Legal Newsline) – Video footage of an Ann Callis campaign staffer physically grabbing and removing a protestor has surfaced, prompting the right to call foul.

Plaintiffs lawyers: State Farm bought Karmeier's SC seat

Steve Korris Sep. 16, 2011, 12:00pm

Karmeier SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (Legal Newsline) - State Farm Insurance bought Lloyd Karmeier a seat on the Illinois Supreme Court to escape a billion dollar judgment, according to lawyers who want the billion back.

Ill. SC justice trying to act Republican, party says

John O'Brien Oct. 31, 2010, 10:55am

Kilbride CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) - Illinois' Republican Party says state Supreme Court Justice Thomas Kilbride wants to trick voters into thinking he's a member of the GOP.

Republican steps up to challenge Illinois AG

Chris Rizo Oct. 13, 2009, 6:00pm

Steve Kim (R) SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (Legal Newsline)-Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan is no longer running unopposed for reelection next year.