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Responsive Court Governance During Challenging Times

January 28, 2019

As we emerge from the grip of the “polar vortex” that froze our state and much of the Midwest for the last 48 hours, there is good reason to reflect on what this means for the third branch of government and how we can be best prepared for operation of court functions in the 21st Century...

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Martin Sinclair Named Chair of the Commission on Professionalism

January 28, 2019

The Supreme Court of Illinois has appointed Martin Sinclair as Chair of the Commission on Professionalism, effective January 1, 2019...

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Illinois Judges Receive Recognition and Awards

January 28, 2019

Illinois judges are increasingly being recognized for their dedicated work in courtrooms throughout the state. Here are some of the recent honors received by Illinois judges...

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Justice Corner

January 28, 2019

Dear Justice Corner: 

I keep seeing more and more litigants in my courtroom without a lawyer. Where can I get information about dealing with self-represented litigants (SRLs) in my courtroom?...

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Revisiting Clayter: Do Not Commingle, Keep Records, and Do Not Steal

January 28, 2019

In 1994, the Hearing Board of the Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission found it troubling that, fourteen years after the Illinois Supreme Court’s opinion admonishing attorneys to safeguard money or other property belonging to clients and third parties...

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Illinois Supreme Court History: Abraham Lincoln and Bar Associations

January 28, 2019

In January 2019, the Illinois Supreme Court held ceremonies to install a portrait of Abraham Lincoln in the second floor hallway of the Supreme Court Building.

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