Timbs v. Indiana, 2019 SCOTUS (February). Episode 594 (Duration 24:32)
Eighth Amendment ban on excessive fines and forfeitures extends to the states. [Read more…]
Episode 487 (Duration 32:12) Illinois has one of the broadest expungement and sealing laws in the country. Listen in to this 30 minute interview with an Illinois attorney who explains the issues in terms easy to understand and follow.
In Episode 369 (Duration 29:56), Evan Bruno of Urbana, Illinois describes his experience working as a clerk in the Illinois Appellate Court system.
People v. Hauad, 2016 IL App (1st) 150583 (December). Episode 284 (Duration 5:44)
The Torture Commission Report constitutes only a reassessment of evidence available to defendant before he filed his prior postconviction petitions, and thus it does not qualify as new evidence. [Read more…]