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Supreme Court Orders and Announcements - 2017


 


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Corrected Order - Supreme Court assigns the Hon. John P. Schmidt to Fourth District Appellate Court position, eff. December 7, 2017 and terminating December 3, 2018
Order - Supreme Court assigns Hon. John P. Schmidt to fill the Fourth Judicial Appellate Court position, eff. December 7, 2017
Opinions Announcement
Order - Supreme Court appoints Robert G. Coble as a member of the Committee on Character and Fitness, Fifth District, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court reappoints 8 as members of the Lawyers' Assistance Program Board of Directors, effective October 1, 2017
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. William H. Hooks as a member of the Supreme Court Rules Committee, effective immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints 1 individual as a member of the Supreme Court Committee on Illinois Evidence, effective immediately
Order - In re: Mandatory Electronic Filing of the Record on Appeal
Order - Effective November 1, 2017, Illinois Supreme Court Rule 718 is amended
Miscellaneous Docket
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. David K. Overstreet as an Advisor of the Committee on Strategic Planning, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. Erica L. Reddick as a member of the Illinois Courts Commission, eff. 10/01/17
Rehearing Announcement
Miscellaneous Record
Opinion Announcement
Announcement on Memorial Service held in honor of Justice John J. Stamos
Call of the Docket
Miscellaneous Record
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. Mary Ellen Coghlan as a member of the Judicial Inquiry Board, eff. immediately
Civil Docket
Call of the Docket
Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket, and Miscellaneous Record
Miscellaneous Record, People's Docket
Order - Supreme Court appoints Denise Barr as a member of the Committee on Character and Fitness, Fourth District, eff. immediately
Leave to Appeal Docket and Miscellaneous Record
Miscellaneous Record
Order - Effective November 1, 2017, Illinois Supreme Court Rules 303A, 306, 307, 315, 341 & 367 are amended
Call of the Docket
Leave to Appeal Docket and Miscellaneous Record
Call of the Docket
People's Docket, Civil Docket, and Miscellaneous Record
Call of the Docket
People's Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket, and Miscellaneous Record
Closed, People's Docket, Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket, and Miscellaneous Record
Order - Supreme Court appoints Robert F. Harris to fill Cook County Circuit Court vacancy, eff. 9/21/17
Order - Supreme Court appoints Charles S. Beach II to fill Cook County Circuit Court vacancy, eff. 9/15/17
Order - Supreme Court appoints Preston Jones, Jr. to fill Cook County Circuit Court vacancy, eff. 9/25/17
Order - Supreme Court appoints Steven Michael Ruffalo as a member of the Supreme Court Rules Committee, eff. Sept. 1, 2017
Order - Supreme Court appoints Marcia Meis as a member of the Travel Control Board, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints Marcia Meis as an ex-officio member of the Illinois Judicial College, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints Marcia Meis as ex-officio commissioner of the Illinois Supreme Court Historic Preservation Commission, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints 1 individual as a member of the Lawyers' Assistance Program Board of Directors, eff. immediately
Order - Effective immediately, Illinois Supreme Court Rule 101 is amended
Opinion Filing Announcement
On June 22, 2017, Rules 325 and 711 were amended but contained clerical errors, which are corrected nunc pro tunc to June 22, 2017.
On June 22, 2017, the Article I Forms Appendix, Rule 90 form, was adopted but contained a clerical error, which is corrected nunc pro tunc to June 22, 2017.
On June 22, 2017, Rule 315 was amended but contained a clerical error, which is corrected nunc pro tunc to June 22, 2017.
On June 28, 2017, Rule 311 was amended but created clerical errors in Rule 315, Rule 311, and the Article III Forms Appendix, Rule 312 form, all of which are corrected nunc pro tunc to June 28, 2017.
Order - Supreme Court appoints Oran F. Whiting to Cook County Circuit Court position, eff. 8/7/17
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. Litricia P. Payne to the Cook County Circuit Court, First Subcircuit, eff. 8/7/17
Order - Supreme Court appoints Robert Bevan LaBeau as a member of the Committee on Character and Fitness, Third District, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court reappoints the Hon. John C. Anderson to Board of Trustees of Judges Retirement System, eff. 9/28/17
Order - Supreme Court appoints John F. O'Reilly as a member and Martin Sinclair as vice-chairperson of the Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism, eff. 9/1/17
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. Samuel J. Betar, III, to fill Cook County Circuit Court vacancy, eff. 7/28/17
Opinion Announcement
Order - Supreme Court appoints 3 individuals to the Supreme Court Probation Policy Advisory Board, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court assigns the Hon. Craig H. DeArmond to the Fourth District Appellate Court, eff. 9/01/17
Order - Supreme Court appoints John S. Fotopoulos to the Cook County Circuit Court, eff. 8/07/17
Opinion Announcement
Order - Effective July 1, 2017, Illinois Supreme Court Rules 306 and 311 are amended
Order - Effective July 1, 2017, Illinois Supreme Court Rules 2, 3, 10, 11, 12, 13, 15, 22, 30, 90, 94, 95, 100.1, 303, 303A, 305, 306, 307, 308, 309, 311, 312, 313, 315, 316, 317, 318, 323, 324, 325, 326, 327, 328, 329, 330, 331, 335, 341, 342, 352, 361, 362, 364, 365, 367, 372, 373, 374, 381, 382, 383, 384, 604, 606, 607, 608, 610, 612, 651, 706, 707, 711, 712, 713, 721, 759, 762, 763, 768, 773, 776, 777, and 793 are amended; Administrative Order MR No. 10549 and the Administrative Order to Illinois Supreme Court Rule 68 are amended; Illinois Supreme Court Rule 9 is adopted; and Appendices for Article I, Article III, and Article VI are adopted
Order - Supreme Court appoints Daniel M. Kotin as member of the Committee on Character and Fitness, First District, eff. July 1, 2017
Opinion Announcement
Order - Supreme Court appoints Marian Emily Perkins to fill Cook County, Fifth Subcircuit, Circuit Court vacancy, eff. 7/13/17
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. Tammy R. Weikert as a member of the Supreme Court Commission on Access to Justice, eff. 6/16/17
Order - Supreme Court reappoints Jennifer T. Nijman as a member of the Supreme Court Commission on Access to Justice, eff. 6/16/17
Order - Supreme Court reappoints the Hon. Mary K. Rochford as Chairperson of the Supreme Court Commission on Access to Justice, eff. 6/16/17
Order - Supreme Court reappoints the Hon. Mary K. Rochford as a member of the Supreme Court Commission on Access to Justice, eff. 6/16/17
Order - Supreme Court appoints Vincent F. Cornelius as commissioner of the Illinois Supreme Court Historic Preservation Commission, eff. July 1, 2017
Order - Supreme Court reappoints the Hon. Daniel J. Pierce as a member of the Supreme Court Commission on Access to Justice, eff. June 16, 2017
Order - Supreme Court reassigns the Hon. Thomas M. Harris, Jr. to duty in the Fourth District Appellate Court, eff. August 1, 2017
Order - Hon. John P. Coady (Ret.) shall serve as an ex officio non-voting member of the Legislative Committee of the Supreme Court, eff. immediately
Opinion Announcement
Order - Supreme Court appoints Tiffany E. Davis to fill Twenty-second Judicial Circuit, First Subcircuit, Circuit Court vacancy, eff. 9/5/17
Order - Illinois Supreme Court Announces Amendments to Statewide E-filing Order
Miscellaneous Docket
Order - Supreme Court Rules 793 and 795 are amended, eff. July 1, 2017
2018 Holiday Schedule
Rehearing Announcement
Opinion Announcement
Miscellaneous Record
People's Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket
Call of the Docket
Order - Supreme Court creates Illinois Judicial College, Committee on Judicial Education, and appoints members, Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson, and Board of Trustees Liaison, effective July 1, 2017
Order - Supreme Court creates Illinois Judicial College, Committee on Probation Education, and appoints members, Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson, and Board of Trustees Liaison, effective July 1, 2017
Order - Supreme Court creates Illinois Judicial College, Committee on Trial Court Administrator Education, and appoints members, Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson, and Board of Trustees Liaison, effective July 1, 2017
Order - Supreme Court creates Illinois Judicial College, Committee on Circuit Court Clerk Education, and appoints members, Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson, and Board of Trustees Liaison, effective July 1, 2017
Order - Supreme Court creates Illinois Judicial College, Committee on Guardian ad litem Education, and appoints members, Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson, and Board of Trustees Liaison, effective July 1, 2017
Order - Supreme Court creates Illinois Judicial College, Committee on Judicial Branch Staff Education, and appoints members, Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson, Board of Trustees Liaison, and names ex-officio members , effective July 1, 2017
Leave to Appeal, Miscellaneous Record
Call of the Docket
Advisement Docket
Mandate Pending, Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket
Miscellaneous Record
Advisement Docket, Civil Docket
Call of the Docket
Call of the Docket
Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket
Call of the Docket
Miscellaneous Record, Advisement Docket, People's Docket, Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket
Order - Supreme Court appoints Debra Ann Seaton to fill Cook County, Second Subcircuit, Circuit Court vacancy, eff. 5/18/17
Order - Supreme Court appoints David R. Navarro to fill Cook County, Fourth Subcircuit, Circuit Court vacancy, eff. 5/25/17
Civil Docket
Miscellaneous Record, Advisement Docket, People's Docket, Civil Docket
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. Thomas Clinton Hull III as a member of the Special Supreme Court Advisory Committee for Justice and Mental Health Planning, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints Ronald D. Spears as a member of the Committee on Character and Fitness, Fifth District, eff. immediately
Opinion Announcement
Order - Supreme Court appoints Diane M. Goffinet as a member of the Committee on Character and Fitness, Fifth District, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court assigns the Hon. David K. Overstreet to the Illinois Workers' Compensation Division of the Appellate Court as an alternate member of the Fifth District, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints 1 individual as a member of the Supreme Court Committee on Character and Fitness, First District, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints 1 individual as a member of the Supreme Court Committee on Equality, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints Rick A. Mason to fill Twelfth Judicial Circuit Court vacancy, eff. 4/20/17
Rehearings Announcement
Order - Corrected Supreme Court Rules 364, 756, 924 and Illinois Rule of Professional Conduct 3.8
On July 1, 2009, Illinois Rule of Professional Conduct 3.8 was adopted but contained a clerical error, which is corrected nunc pro tunc to January 1, 2010; on December 3, 2015, Supreme Court Rule 364 was adopted but contained a clerical error, which is corrected nunc pro tunc to July 1, 2016; on January 25, 2017, Supreme Court Rule 756 was amended but omitted part of paragraphs (e) and (g), which is corrected, nunc pro tunc to June 15, 2016; on March 8, 2016, Supreme Court Rule 924 was amended but contained a clerical error, which is corrected nunc pro tunc to March 8, 2016.
Order - Supreme Court Rule 794 is amended, eff. July 1, 2017
Order - Supreme Court Rule 293 is adopted, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints Anthony C. Swanagan to fill the Cook County, Fifteenth Subcircuit vacancy, eff. 4/24/17
Order - Supreme Court adopts Jury Composition Pilot Program in Peoria, Rock Island, St. Clair, Sangamon, and Winnebago counties
Corrected Announcement
Miscellaneous Announcement
Rehearing Announcement
Opinions Announcement
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. Kimberly A. Stahl to the Supreme Court e-Business Policy Advisory Board, eff. immediately
People's Docket, Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket, Miscellaneous Record
Call of the Docket
Civil Docket, Miscellaneous Record, People's Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket
Miscellaneous Record
Order - Supreme Court appoints H. Yvonne Coleman to fill Cook County, Fifth Subcircuit, Circuit Court vacancy, eff. 3/27/17
Call of the Docket
Civil Docket, Miscellaneous Record
Leave to Appeal Docket
Call of the Docket
Advisement Docket, People's Docket, Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket, Miscellaneous Record
Advisement Docket, People's Docket, Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket
Order - Supreme Court appoints Adrienne E. Davis to fill Cook County, Second Subcircuit, Circuit Court vacancy, eff. 3/17/17
Order - Supreme Court appoints Toya T. Harvey to fill Cook County, Second Subcircuit, Circuit Court vacancy, eff. 3/16/17
Order - Supreme Court appoints Bradford A. Rau, Sr. to fill Sixth Judicial Circuit Court vacancy, eff. 4/3/17
Order - Corrected Supreme Court Rule 63
On February 2, 2017, Supreme Court Rule 63 was amended but omitted Paragraph A(5)(e), which is corrected, nunc pro tunc to December 8, 2015.
On June 18, 2013, Supreme Court Rule 63 was amended but did not renumber Rule paragraphs referenced in the Committee Commentary, which is corrected, nunc pro tunc to June 18, 2013.
Order - Supreme Court appoints Marina E. Ammendola to fill Cook County Circuit Court vacancy, eff. 2/27/17
Order - Supreme Court assigns the Hon. David K. Overstreet to the Fifth District Appellate Court, eff. 2/27/17
Opinions Announcement
Order - Supreme Court appoints David W. Dugan to fill Third Judicial Circuit Court vacancy, eff. 3/3/17
Order - Supreme Court approves the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit for Extended Media Coverage, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court Rule 63 and an administrative order relating thereto are amended, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court approves the Eighth Judicial Circuit, Adams County, for Extended Media Coverage, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. Robert J. Anderson and the Hon. Jennifer H. Bauknecht as Advisors to the Judicial Conference, Juvenile Justice Committee, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints Travis Richardson to fill Cook County Circuit Court vacancy, eff. 2/14/17
Order - Supreme Court appoints Carey C. Gill to fill First Judicial Circuit Court vacancy, eff. 2/17/17
Order - Supreme Court reappoints the Hon. Judith C. Rice as a member of the Supreme Court Committee on Equality, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints 1 individual as a member of the Committee on Character and Fitness, 1st District, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court Rule 752 is amended, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court Rule 756 is amended, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court Rule 770 is amended, eff. immediately
Miscellaneous Announcement
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. Jorge L. Alonso to the Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism, eff. immediately
Rehearing Announcement
Opinions Announcement
Call of the Docket
Advisement Docket, People's Docket, Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket, Miscellaneous Record
Advisement Docket, Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket, Miscellaneous Record
Miscellaneous Record
Call of the Docket
People's Docket, Civil Docket
Call of the Docket
People's Docket, Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket, Miscellaneous Record
Miscellaneous Record
Call of the Docket
People's Docket & Miscellaneous Record
Order - Supreme Court appoints Joanne F. Rosado to fill Cook County Circuit vacancy, eff. 1/20/17
Order - Supreme Court appoints Cecilia A. Horan to fill Cook County Circuit Court position, eff. 1/19/17
Miscellaneous Record, People's Docket, Civil Docket, Leave to Appeal Docket, Miscellaneous Docket
Order - Supreme Court appoints Stephanie K. Miller to fill Cook County Circuit Court vacancy, eff. 1/30/17
Advisement Docket, People's Docket
Advisement Docket, People's Docket, Civil Docket and Leave to Appeal Docket
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. Kevin P. Fitzgerald to the Judicial Mentor Committee of the New Judge Mentoring Program, eff. 1/13/17
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. Freddrenna M. Lyle to the Judicial Conference of Illinois Committee on Education,, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints the Hon. Freddrenna M. Lyle as a member of the Judicial Conference, eff. immediately
Order - Supreme Court appoints Charles C. Hall to fill the Fifth Judicial Circuit Court vacancy, eff. 1/3/17