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ILLINOIS FAMILY MILITARY LEAVE ACT

Saw an interesting article in the CBA Record by James F. Costello Jr., the Veteran’s Rights Project Coordinator at the Legal Assistance Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago. Costello’s article discussed the Illinois Family Military Leave Act[The Act]. The Act is fairly new, having just become effective in 2005. The purpose of the Act is to afford lea… Read More
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WHEN DOGS ATTACK - A LOOK AT THE ILLINOIS ANIMAL CONTROL ACT

Check out the August issue of the Illinois Bar Journal for a good article by April Pruitt-Summers on the Illinois Animal Control Act, 510 ILCS 5/1 et. seq. The first thing that caught my eye was the link to a study conducted by pediatrician Jeffrey Sacks M.D. and reported in PEDIATRICS[Vol. 97, No. 6, ppss. 891-95]. The link contains some pretty sobering stati… Read More
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