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[31 Mar 2011 | One Comment | ]

Crain’s Chicago Business reports:A federal judge has called into question the wide-sweeping McCormick Place reforms enacted by state lawmakers last year to help Chicago reclaim its convention business.U.S. District Court Judge Ronald Guzman ruled Thurs…

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A federal judge ruled today in favor of two unions who challenged a plan to reform McCormick Place, saying federal law bars states from meddling in collective bargaining. 
The reforms, signed by Gov. Pat Quinn, allowed convention exhibitors to ha…

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The chief is madder than hell and won’t stand for it any more: Acting Chicago Police Supt. Terry Hillard said the actions of two officers accused of sexually assaulting a North Side woman in a police car were inappropriate and cant be justified. …

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Steve ChapmanRelated posts: Another Lawsuit Filed Against New Chicago Gun Law, Chicago gun lawsuit plaintiffs apply for permits, A Tax on the First Amendment?

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( Chris Walker, Chicago Tribune / March 7, 2011 ) Tom Donovan, left, former CBOT CEO, greets Illinois Senate President John J. Cullerton before Cullerton spoke at a City Club of Chicago luncheon at a Chicago restaurant. Illinois Senate…

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I love playing football. I love it with a passion.

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The Chicago Sun-Times reports:Acting Chicago Police Supt. Terry Hillard said the actions of two officers accused of sexually assaulting a North Side woman in a police car were “inappropriate” and can’t be justified.The officers picked up the woma…

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Democratic Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan today announced the formation of…

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