illinois supreme court

Eavesdropping Law
7:48 am
Wed July 2, 2014

Lawmakers Work To Replace Illinois' Eavesdropping Law

Originally published on Wed June 18, 2014 5:10 pm

  Since the Illinois Supreme Court struck down the state's eavesdropping law in March, it's been legal to record audio of someone without asking permission. But legislators are working on a replacement.

The Supreme Court found the old law overly broad. It was a crime even to record in public, where people shouldn't really have an expectation of privacy. Because of that, Illinois' law was considered one of the strictest in the nation.

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Shop Talk – March 25
2:11 pm
Tue March 25, 2014

Eavesdropping Law Unconstitutional

The Shop Talk panelists discuss Illinois’ eavesdropping law, which was just declared unconstitutional by the Illinois Supreme Court.

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Supreme Court Ruling
11:05 am
Sun January 12, 2014

Policyholder Cannot Be Excluded from Own Policy

The Illinois Supreme Court is clamping down on a certain type of car insurance policy.

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Kilbride Term Ends
11:06 am
Fri October 25, 2013

Top Judge in Illinois Stepping Down

Tom Kilbride in the Tri States Public Radio news studio
Credit Rich Egger

The Illinois court system will get a new leader next week.

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High Court Ruling
5:18 pm
Fri October 18, 2013

Justices Reject Illinois’ Amazon Tax

Credit Rich Egger

The Illinois Supreme Court struck down the so-called "Amazon tax."

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