After a week long bench trial, Jose Alejandre was found Not Guilty of all counts in State of Illinois v. Alejandre, 17 CF 1896. For the offenses charged, this was absolutely the correct verdict. As reported in the Daily Herald, “Kane County Judge D.J. Tegeler said he could only rule on the charges prosecutors filed [..]
Sandra Bland Dies While in Custody of Waller County, TX This is a tragic story that smells of foul play by Waller County authorities.
This is a posting by Georgia attorney, Mark Zamora, who can be contacted at his Atlanta office, www.ageorgialawyer.com. Mr. Zamora has asked if I would post this on my blog, which I am happy to do. His blog is germaine to Illinois medical malpractice laws, as we have seen significant restrictions implemented in the past several [..]
A dramatic shift in the Illinois Driving Under the Influence (DUI) law takes effect on January 1, 2009. The major changes are summarized as follows: MONITORING DEVICE DRIVING PERMITS (MDDP) – A first offender may qualify for a MDDP, which requires motorists to have breathalyzer instruments (BAIIDs) installed into their vehicles. The MDDP replaces the Judicial [..]