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10/27/20
Illinois Supreme Court Issues Pandemic-Related Orders for Remote Jury Trials and Protective Orders
10/26/20
Justice Kilbride Announces Illinois Supreme Court Appointment of Paul Bauer as Resident Circuit Judge in Tenth Judicial Circuit
10/23/20
Supreme Court Amends Rule to Allow Defendants Direct Access to Discovery
10/15/20
Administrative Director Declares Two Illinois Associate Judges Appointed in the Eighteenth Judicial Circuit
10/13/20
Illinois Supreme Court, MCLE Board Unveil Online Portal to Simplify CLE Recordkeeping for Attorneys
10/07/20
Justice Rita Garman Announces Formation of Judicial Screening Committee to Fill Eighth Circuit Vacancy
10/06/20
Administrative Director Declares Illinois Associate Judge Appointed in the Twelfth Judicial Circuit
10/01/20
Illinois Supreme Court Appoints Kujawa as Resident Judge in 20th Judicial Circuit
09/25/20
Illinois Supreme Court Hires Deanie Brown as Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer
09/24/20
Illinois Judges Taking Part in Educational Program to Address Opioid Epidemic
09/10/20
Illinois Supreme Court to Hold In-Person September Term in Springfield
09/08/20
Supreme Court Justice Rita Garman Announces Vacancy in Eighth Judicial Circuit
09/01/20
Illinois Supreme Court Issues Temporary Order Limiting In-Person Court Appearance Through Change to Fee Waivers and Summonses to Appear
08/27/20
Justice Kilbride Seeks Public Comment on Applicants for Vacancy in the Tenth Judicial Circuit
08/26/20
Memorial Service for Justice Charles E. Freeman
08/26/20
Mental Health Summit Series to be Held in Illinois
08/24/20
Illinois Supreme Court Appoints McReynolds as Resident Circuit Judge in Fourteenth Judicial Circuit
08/18/20
Free Legal Answers for Civil Appeals Coming to Illinois
08/14/20
Supreme Court Amends Rule to Address E-Filing Barriers During Pandemic
08/06/20
Administrative Director Declares Illinois Associate Judge Appointed in the First Judicial Circuit
08/04/20
Statement on Attorneys Room Portraits
07/30/20
Administrative Director Declares Illinois Associate Judge Appointed in the Twenty-First Judicial Circuit
07/27/20
Justice Kilbride to Swear-In Sabol as Resident Judge in Twenty-First Judicial Circuit
07/24/20
Supreme Court Justice Thomas Kilbride Announces Vacancy in Tenth Judicial Circuit
07/17/20
Illinois Supreme Court Adopts New Rule for Eviction Cases
07/02/20
Supreme Court Amends Rule to Allow New Law School Graduates to Temporarily Work at Private Firms
06/30/20
Illinois Judicial Conference Announces Creation of Task Force for Covid-19 Crisis
06/22/20
Supreme Court Releases Statement on Racial Justice, Next Steps for Judicial Branch
06/16/20
Illinois Supreme Court Appoints Lefevour Smith as At-Large Circuit Judge of Cook County
06/15/20
Access to Justice Commission to Accept Proposals for Two Grant Initiatives
06/09/20
Illinois Supreme Court Appoints Sabol as Resident Circuit Judge in Twenty-First Judicial Circuit
06/04/20
Supreme Court Rules Committee to Hold Remote Public Hearing on Proposals Via Zoom
05/29/20
Illinois Supreme Court Appoints Stiehl Jr. as At-Large Circuit Judge in Twentieth Judicial Circuit
05/27/20
Illinois Supreme Court Appoints Hartrich as At-Large Circuit Judge in Second Judicial Circuit - Revised 05/28/20
05/26/20
Illinois Supreme Court Clerk's Office to Take Requests for Certificates of Good Standing Online
05/22/20
Illinois Supreme Court Amends Rules to Support Use of Remote Hearings in Court Proceedings
05/22/20
Illinois Supreme Court Issues Pandemic-Related Temporary Order for Eviction Cases
05/21/20
Administrative Director Declares Illinois Associate Judge Appointed in the Eighteenth Judicial Circuit
05/20/20
Illinois Supreme Court Issues Guidelines for Resuming Judicial Branch Operations During COVID-19 Pandemic
05/13/20
Illinois Supreme Court Appoints Two Resident Circuit Judges in Sixth Judicial Circuit
05/13/20
Administrative Director Declares Illinois Associate Judge Appointed in the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit
05/05/20
Chief Justice Burke to Administer Oath to New Attorneys Via Video Broadcast
05/01/20
Law Day Statement from the Illinois Supreme Court
05/01/20
Illinois Supreme Court Postpones Bar Exam Until September
04/24/20
Illinois Supreme Court Issues Order Limiting Freezes on Personal Bank Accounts
04/21/20
Illinois Supreme Court to Hold May Oral Arrguments via Zoom
04/20/20
Attorneys with June 30, 2020 as Their MCLE Compliance Deadline May Choose a Three-Month Extension at No Cost
04/14/20
Illinois Judicial College to Host Live Webcast on Remote Hearings in Child Protection Cases
04/02/20
Supreme Court Commission on Pretrial Practices Releases Final Report
03/23/20
Administrative Director Declares Illinois Associate Judge Appointed in the First Judicial Circuit
03/13/20
Illinois Court Procedures for COVID-19; Supreme Court Livestream
03/05/20
Justice Rita Garman Announces Formation of Judicial Screening Committee to Fill Sixth Circuit Vacancies
03/02/20
Justice Charles E. Freeman 1933-2020
02/11/20
Supreme Court Announces Volunteer Pro Bono Pilot Program to Reduce Criminal Appeals Backlog
02/11/20
Administrative Director Declares Illinois Associate Judge Appointed in the Fourteenth Judicial Circuit
02/10/20
Justice Robert R. Thomas Announces Retirement from Illinois Supreme Court
02/10/20
Administrative Director Declares Illinois Associate Judge Appointed in the Eighteenth Judicial Circuit
01/31/20
Administrative Director Declares Illinois Associate Judge Appointed in the Sixteenth Judicial Circuit
01/27/20
Supreme Court Justice Rita Garman Announces Two Vacancies in Sixth Judicial Circuit
01/22/20
Administrative Director Declares Illinois Associate Judge Appointed in the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit
01/17/20
Supreme Court Justice Karmeier Announces Vacancy in Twentieth Judicial Court