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Stories with organization: Supreme Court of Illinois
  • Illinois high court takes Moline company's tax break appeal 
    Updated: Nov-26-15 2:01 pm

    SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - The Illinois Supreme Court has agreed to decide whether a Moline-based aviation company is entitled to a state property tax break being challenged by a local school district.

  • Chicago says pension overhaul delivers benefits despite cuts 
    Updated: Nov-17-15 5:40 pm

    SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Lawyers attempted to convince the Illinois Supreme Court on Tuesday that Chicago's plan to save its pension program from insolvency does not violate the state Constitution's protection against reduced benefits because it ensures there will be, for decades to come, money to keep those checks moving.

  • Illinois Supreme Court again rejects $10B cigarette verdict 
    Updated: Nov-04-15 7:35 pm

    ST. LOUIS - A divided Illinois Supreme Court has again rejected a $10.1 billion class-action judgment against Philip Morris over its past efforts to market "low-tar" and "light" cigarettes as healthier alternatives.

  • Former Illinois chief justice Thomas Fitzgerald dies at 74 story has photos
    Updated: Nov-03-15 1:31 pm

    SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Thomas Fitzgerald, the former chief justice of the Illinois Supreme Court who presided over the impeachment trial of then-Gov. Rod Blagojevich, has died. He was 74.