Trial court found an ethical violation of defense counsel. This attorney takes a meeting with the prosecution in one case, then is found to be unethical in another case. Find out who did what in podcast Episode 056 of the Criminal Nuggets Podcast. [Read more…]
Illinois Procedure Cases | The Latest in Illinois Criminal Procedure
Issues pertaining to Illinois criminal procedure recently litigated within the court system include:
- - Speedy Trial Issues
- - Double Jeopardy Concerns
- - Insanity & Guilty But Mentally Ill Decisions
- - Fitness Issues
- - And Much Much More
These and other cases have gone beyond the Illinois code of criminal procedure (725 ILCS 5/et seq.).
Download The Procedure Case List
I've put together a summary of every Illinois Criminal Procedure case within the last two years. The cases include a one-line summary. You'll have a quick idea if the case is useful to you or not. If it looks interesting, you can click through to the actual case. Download this Recent Criminal Procedure Case List now.
Below you'll find all my most recent criminal procedure podcasts and articles...
Episode 375 (Duration 23:20) – Former prosecutors who leave their office face uniques circumstances when they represent individuals charged by the same prosecutor's office.
In Episode 372 (Duration 33:25), Evan Bruno of Urbana, Illinois dives into some of the current problems with modern discovery rules and procedures.
Episode 359 (Duration 20:21) Illinois has taken a crack at bail reform. Here are the dirty little details on the new Illinois Bail Reform Law.
Terry Hake talks about Greylord In Episode 337 (Duration 30:31). Operation Greylord was a massive undercover sting operation that targeted corrupt judges and court officials in Cook County in the early 1980's. [Read more…]
Evan Parke made extensive use of Illinois FOIA requests in the defense of Curtis Lovelace. In Episode 320 (Duration 52:38) we look at how he did it.