People v. Geiler, 2016 IL 119095 (July). (Episode 208 Duration 8:00)
Pro Se speeding ticket guy loses at the Supreme Court; Rule 552 Violations probably will never lead to dismissal.
Pro Se litigant takes his speeding ticket all the way to the Illinois Supreme Court. We have a little fun and examine exactly why the police didn't follow the rules in this case. [Read more…]
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Pro se defendant files motion to dismiss his speeding ticket based on a violation of Illinois Supreme Court Rule 552. This private citizen uncovered a pattern of chronic rule violations by his local police department. [Read more…]
Does the State have to identify the victim of crime in charges? An intransigent prosecution was not rewarded for disobeying the trial court's order to amend the information by allowing them to proceed to trial on a defective charge. Charges were dismissed for not identifying the victim. [Read more…]