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Supreme Court Orders and Announcements - 2018


 


Supreme Court Orders and Announcements (2018) - in PDF format pdf graphic
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M.R. 020522 Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism
M.R. 000917 Supreme Court Committee on Jury Instructions in Criminal Cases
Effective January 1, 2019, Illinois Supreme Court Rules 501, 503, 526, 553, and 556 are amended
12/04/18 Order - M.R.023859 In re: Special Supreme Court Advisory Committee for Justice and Mental Health Planning
11/29/18 Corrected Order - M.R. 020546 In re: Minimum Continuing Legal Education Board
11/29/18 Order - That portion of this Court's order of November 28, 2018, appointing Hon. Paula A. Gomora as an alternate member of the Illinois Courts Commission, for a term effective January 1, 2019 and expiring December 31, 2021, is vacated
11/29/18 Opinion Announcement
11/28/18 Order - M.R. 001402 In re: Illinois Courts Commission
11/27/18 Order - Effective February 4, 2019, the Honorable Ann Celine O'Hallaren Walsh, Associate Judge of the Eighteenth Judicial Circuit, is appointed Circuit Judge of the Eighteenth Judicial Circuit, at Large
11/27/18 Order - Effective December 3, 2018, the Honorable Fredrick H. Bates, Circuit Judge of Cook County, Second Subcircuit, is appointed Circuit Judge of Cook County, First Subcircuit
11/27/18 Order - Effective December 3, 2018, the Honorable Michael A. Forti, Circuit Judge of Cook County, is appointed Circuit Judge of Cook County, Eighth Subcircuit
11/27/18 Miscellaneous Docket
11/26/18 Order - M.R.003033 In re: Assignment of Retired Judge
11/26/18 Rehearing Announcement
11/26/18 Order - Effective immediately, 1 individual is appointed to the Committee on Character and Fitness, First District
11/20/18 Call of the Docket
11/20/18 Mandate Pending, People's Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket - revised 11/21/18
11/20/18 Order - M.R. 25711 Supreme Court Probation Advisory Board
11/19/18 Order - Effective December 20, 2018, and terminating December 7, 2020, Lloyd James Brooks is appointed Circuit Judge of Cook County, at Large, to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of the Honorable Jessica A. O'Brien.
11/19/18 Order - Effective January 25, 2019, and terminating December 7, 2020, Celestia L. Mays is appointed Circuit Judge of Cook County, at Large, to the position currently held by the Honorable Raymond Funderburk, who is retiring from judicial office on November 30, 2018.
11/19/18 Order - Effective December 3, 2018, and terminating December 7, 2020, the Honorable Marina E. Ammendola is appointed Circuit Judge of Cook County, at Large, to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of the Honorable Kevin M. Sheehan.
11/19/18 People's Docket, Civil Docket, Miscellaneous Record
11/16/18 Order - M.R. 1493 In re: Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission of the Supreme Court of Illinois
11/16/18 Order - M.R. 1021 In re: Board of Admissions to the Bar
11/15/18 Miscellaneous Record
11/14/18 Miscellaneous Record
11/14/18 Call of the Docket
11/14/18 Order - M.R. 029613 In re: Supreme Court Committee on Juvenile Courts
11/14/18 Order - Effective Immediately, the Special Supreme Court Committee on Child Custody Issues created by order of January 30, 2002, is dissolved and the members are discharged
11/14/18 Mandate Pending, People's Docket, Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket, Miscellaneous Record
11/13/18 Call of the Docket
11/13/18 Miscellaneous Record
11/13/18 Order - Effective February 4, 2019, Justin M. Hansen is appointed Circuit Judge of the Twenty-second Judicial Circuit, Third Subcircuit.
11/13/18 Mandate Pending, People's Docket, Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket, Miscellaneous
11/08/18 Rehearing Announcement
11/05/18 Order - Effective immediately, 1 individual is appointed to the Supreme Court e-Business Policy Advisory Board
11/01/18 Opinion Announcement
10/31/18 Order - Effective immediately, 1 individual is appointed to the Illinois Judicial College Committee on Judicial Education.
10/31/18 Order - Effective immediately, 2 individuals are appointed to the Illinois Judicial College Committee on Probation Education.
10/31/18 Order - Effective immediately, 2 individuals are appointed to the Illinois Judicial College Committee on Circuit Court Clerk Education.
10/31/18 Order - Effective immediately, 1 individual is appointed to the Illinois Judicial College Committee on Guardian ad Litem Education.
10/31/18 Order - Effective immediately, 2 individuals are appointed to the Illinois Judicial College Committee on Judicial Branch Staff Education.
10/26/18 Order - Effective December 17, 2018, and terminating December 7, 2020, the Honorable Robert K. Villa, Associate Judge of the Sixteenth Judicial Circuit, is appointed Circuit Judge of the Sixteenth Judicial Circuit, Third Subcircuit.
10/25/18 Order - Effective immediately, the President of the Illinois Judges Association, or his or her designee, shall serve as an ex officio non-voting member of the Legislative Committee of the Supreme Court of Illinois.
10/25/18 Order - Effective immediately, the Chair of the Illinois Conference of Chief Circuit Judges, or his or her designee, shall serve as an ex officio member of the Legislative Committee of the Supreme Court of Illinois.
10/25/18 Order - Supreme Court appoints and reappoints judges to the Judicial Mentor Committee, eff. 1/1/19
10/25/18 Order - Supreme Court appoints 29 as members and 1 as Chair to the Judicial Conference of Illinois, eff. immediately
10/18/18 Opinion Announcement
09/28/18 Effective immediately, Illinois Rules of Evidence 803 and 902 are amended
09/28/18 Effective October 1, 2018, Illinois Supreme Court Rules Article II Forms Appendix is amended
09/28/18 Effective October 1, 2018, Illinois Supreme Court Rule 41 is amended
09/25/18 Miscellaneous Document
09/24/18 Rehearing Announcement
09/20/18 Opinion Announcement
09/20/18 Miscellaneous Record
09/19/18 Leave to Appeal Docket, Miscellaneous Record
09/19/18 Call of the Docket
09/18/18 Call of the Docket
09/18/18 Closed Docket, Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket
09/17/18 People's Docket, Civil Docket
09/17/18 People's Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket
09/14/18 Effective immediately, Illinois Supreme Court Rule 702 is amended. Additionally, on June 8, 2018, Illinois Supreme Court Rule 704 was amended, with an effective date of January 1, 2019. Rule 704 remains so amended but shall instead be effective on March 1, 2019, modified nunc pro tunc to June 8, 2018.
09/14/18 Miscellaneous Record
Leave to Appeal Docket
Call of the Docket
Closed Announcement
Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket, Miscellaneous Record
Advisement Docket
Call of the Docket
People's Docket, Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket, Miscellaneous Record
People's Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket, Miscellaneous, Miscellaneous Record
Supreme Court Rehearing Docket
On June 26 and July 19, 2018, Illinois Supreme Court Rule 101 and the Article II Forms Appendix were amended but contained "https" in certain Internet addresses where "http" was instead appropriate. Effective immediately, Illinois Supreme Court Rule 101 and the Article II Forms Appendix are amended
Call of the Docket
Opinion Announcement
Opinion Announcement
Effective August 20, 2018, William D. Stiehl, Jr. is appointed Resident Circuit Judge of St. Clair County, Twentieth Judicial Circuit. - Corrected 08/20/18
Effective immediately, Mark C. Goldenberg is appointed a member of the Committee on Character and Fitness for the Fitth District.
Effective September 18, 2018, the Honorable James R. Moore is reappointed to the Board of Trustees of Judges Retirement System of Illinois
Effective immediately,Hon. Michael B. Hyman is appointed a member of the Applelate Court Administrative Committee.
Effective immediately, one individual is appointed a member of the Committee on Character and Fitness, First District
Effective immediately, Illinois Supreme Court Rule 101 and the Article II Forms Appendix are amended
Effective immediately, Supreme Court appoints 1 as a member of the Special Supreme Court Advisory Committee for Justice and Mental Health Planning
Effective immediately, Supreme Court appoints 1 as a non-voting ex officio member of the Board of Admissions to the Bar
Effective September 1, 2018, Bruce Phillip Fehrenbacher is appointed Resident Circuit Judge of Stark County, Tenth Judicial Circuit.
Effective July 6, 2018, Hon. Mark A. Fellheimer will replace Hon. Kevin P. Fitzgerald in the Judicial Mentor Committee of the New Judge Mentoring Program.
On June 8, 2018, new Illinois Supreme Court Rules 280, 280.1 , 280.2, 280.3, 280.4, and 280.5 were adopted, with an effective date of July 1, 2018. Rules 280, 280.1 , 280.2, 280.3, 280.4, and 280.5 remain adopted but shall instead be effective on October 1, 2018, modified nunc pro tunc to June 8, 2018. Rules 280.4 and 280.5 additionally contained clerical errors, which are corrected nunc pro tunc to June 8, 2018.
Effective July 1, 2018, Illinois Supreme Court Rule 16 is adopted, and Rule 101, Rule 313, the Article II Forms Appendix, and the Article III Forms Appendix are amended
Upon the appointment by the Illinois Bar Foundation, effective June 16, 2018, nunc pro tunc, Wendy Hinton Vaughn is appointed a member of the Supreme Court Commission on Access to Justice.
The Honorable Robert R. Thomas, Justice of the Supreme Court of Illinois, is appointed an alternate member of the Illinois Courts Commission to the position formerly held by the Honorable Charles E. Freeman. Effective immediately.
Effective July 1, 2018, Illinois Supreme Court Rules 113 and 214 are amended; Rules 280, 280.1, 280.2, 280.3, 280.4, 280.5, and 294 are adopted; Parts I., J., and K. of Article II are amended; and the Article II Forms Appendix is amended
Effective July 1, 2018, Illinois Supreme Court Rules 503, 555, and 556 are amended
Effective January 1, 2019, Illinois Supreme Court Rules 704 and 706 are amended, and new Rule 704A is adopted
Order - Effective June 13, 2018, and terminating December 7, 2020, Nichole C. Patton is appointed Circuit Judge of Cook County, Fifteenth Subcircuit, to the vacancy created by the appointment of the Honorable John C. Griffin to the Appellate Court of Illinois, First District.
Order - Mandatory Electronic Filing in Civil Cases in Winnebago County
Order - Effective August 21, 2018, and terminating December 7, 2020, J. Jason Chambers is appointed Circuit Judge of the Eleventh Judicial Circuit, at Large, to the position currently held by the Honorable Robert L. Freitag, who is retiring from judicial office on July 6, 2018
Order - Honorable Michael B. Hyman, Circuit Judge of the First Judicial Circuit, at Large, presently assigned to duty in the Appellate Court of Illinois, First District, is reassigned to duty in the Appellate Court of Illinois, First District - Corrected
Opinion Announcement
Order - Illinois Supreme Court Rule 39 is amended, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints 1 to the Supreme Court Commission on Access to Justice Effective 06/16/18
Miscellaneous Docket
Rehearing Announcement
Holiday Order
Order - Illinois Supreme Court Rule 341 is amended, eff. immediately
Order - Illinois Supreme Court Rule 352 is amended, eff. July 1, 2018,
Order - Illinois Supreme Court Rule 756 is amended, eff. immediately
Order - Mandatory Electronic Filing Cases in Civil Cases - Madison County
Order - Madatory Electronic Filing Cases in Civil Cases - McHenry County
Supreme Court - Opinions Announcement
Miscellaneous Record
Call of the Docket
People's Docket, Closed, Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket - Corrected 05/23/18
Call of the Docket
05/22/18 People's Docket, Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket, Miscellaneous Record
05/21/18 Corrected Order - The announcement on May 17, 2018 that the Honorable P. Scott Neville, Jr. was appointed to the Supreme Court of Illinois, eff. June 15, 2018, has been corrected to reflect the order's termination date
05/21/18 People's Docket, Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket, Miscellaneous Record
Miscellaneous Record
Miscellaneous Record
Call of the Docket
People's Docket, Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal
Order - Honorable P. Scott Neville, Jr., Justice of the Appellate Court of Illinois, First Judicial District, is appointed to the Supreme Court of Illinois to the position currently held by the Honorable Charles E. Freeman, who is retiring on June 14, 2018
05/17/18
Order - Honorable Michael B. Hyman, Circuit Judge of the First Judicial Circuit, at Large, presently assigned to duty in the Appellate Court of Illinois, First District, is reassigned to duty in the Appellate Court of Illinois, First District - Correction posted 6/1
Order - Honorable Carl Anthony Walker, Judge of the Circuit Court of Cook County, is assigned to duty in the Appellate Court of Illinois, First District,
Call of the Docket
Call of the Docket
Closed Docket, People's Docket, Civil Docket, Miscellaneous Record
Order - Supreme Court appoints Hon. Peter Cavananagh as Principal and Hon. Thomas Harris as Alternate Member to the Illinois Workers Compensation Committee Division of the Appellate Court
Civil Docket, People's Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket, Miscellaneous Record
Order - Supreme Court appoints Adam Giganti to fill the Seventh Judicial Circuit Court vacancy, eff. June 1, 2018
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. Jorge L. Ortiz a member of the Supreme Court Commission on Access to Justice
Order - Supreme Court appoints 1 a Director of the Lawyers Trust Fund of Illinois
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. William A. Yoder to fill the Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court vacancy, eff. August 6, 2018
Order - Supreme Court appoints 1 a Director of the Lawyers Trust Fund of Illinois
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. John C. Griffin to fill the First Judicial District Appellate Court vacancy, eff. May 2, 2018
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. Neera Walsh to the Special Supreme Court Advisory Committee for Justice and Mental Health Planning
Opinions Announcement
Effective July 1, 2018, Illinois Supreme Court Rules 311, 315, 660A, and 901 are amended
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. Alfredo Maldonado to the Advisory Committe for Justice and Mental Health Planning
Order - Supreme Court Dissented upon denial of rehearing with opinion.
Order - Supreme Court appoints Dr. Thomas Lyons to the Illinois Judicial College Committee on Probation Education
Order - Supreme Court appoints Dr. Thomas Lyons to the Probation Policy Advisory Board
Opinions Announcement
Amendments to Rule 23 and Rule 315
Micellaneous Docket
Rehearing Announcement
Call of the Docket
Miscellaneous Record
Miscellaneous Record
Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket
Call of the Docket
People's Docket, Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket, Miscellaneous Docket
Closed, Mandate Pending, People's Docket, Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket, Miscellaneous Record
Order - Supreme Court assigns the Hon. Peter C. Cavanagh to the Illinois Workers' Compensation Division of the Appellate Court as an alternate member of the Fourth District, eff. immediately
Corrected Order - Due to clerical error, the order of March 5, 2018, incorrectly identified Jennifer L. Johnson as an Attorney at Law
Order - Supreme Court appoints 1 as member to the Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints Jason Matthew Bohm to fill the Sixth Judicial Circuit Court vacancy, eff. March 19, 2018
Order - Supreme Court assigns the Honorable Peter C. Cavanagh to fill the Fourth District, Appellate Court vacancy, eff. March 1, 2018
Opinions Announcement
Mandatory Electronic Filing in Civil Cases - Cook County
Opinions Announcement
Order - Supreme Court appoints 1 as member to the Committee on Character and Fitness, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints Jeanne Marie Wrenn as Circuit Judge of Cook County, Eighth Subcircuit, eff. February 7, 2018
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. Joseph G. McGraw to the Supreme Court Judicial Performance Evaluation Committee, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. Jeffrey S. MacKay to the Supreme Court Committee on Illinois Evidence, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. Robert A. Miller to the Supreme Court e-Business Policy Advisory Board and e-Business Technical Committee, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. Christopher R. Stride to the Special Supreme Court Advisory Committee for Justice and Mental
Health Planning, eff. immediately
Opinions Announcement
Rehearing Announcement
At 10 a.m. on January 17, 2018, Rule 272 was corrected but contained a clerical error, which is corrected nunc pro tunc to January 1, 2018
Mandatory Electronic Filing in Civil Cases - McHenry County
Mandatory Electronic Filing in Civil Cases - Madison County
Mandatory Electronic Filing in Civil Cases - DuPage County
Mandatory Electronic Filing in Civil Cases - DeKalb County
On December 29, 2017, Rules 108, 113, 138, 208, 215, 272, and 292 were amended but contained clerical errors, which are corrected nunc pro tunc to January 1, 2018
Miscellaneous Docket
Rehearing Announcement
Miscellaneous Record
Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket, Miscellaneous Record
Call of the Docket
Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket
Call of the Docket
Call of the Docket
People's Docket, Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket, Miscellaneous, Miscellaneous Record
People's Docket, Miscellaneous Record
Order - Supreme Court assigns the Hon. John B. Barberis, Jr. to the Illinois Workers' Compensation Division of the Appellate Court as the principal member of the Fifth District, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. Thomas Palella to the Committee on Judicial Branch Staff Education, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. Todd D. Lambert to the Committee on Trial Court Administrator Education, eff. immediately
Closed, Mandate Pending, People's Docket, Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket, Miscellaneous Record
Order - Supreme Court appoints and reappoints 6 as members, 1 as Chair and 1 as Vice-Chair eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court vacates portion of Order M.R.001028 dated 12/08/17, reappointing Joachim Joseph Brown as a member of the Character and Fitness Committee