Monthly Archives: February 2014

The city of Chicago set the record for homicides in 2012 with over 500, and 2013 ended at 415-the lowest total in almost 50 years. However, Chicago homicide rates are still much higher than those of any other city in … Continue reading

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In an age where almost everything can be done via computer, computer fraud is treated as a very serious criminal offense in Illinois and across the country. Computer fraud can be committed in a number of ways and carries various … Continue reading

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A number of new criminal and traffic laws in Illinois took effect on January 1, including several that relate to distracted driving. The use of a handheld device while driving was banned statewide, and the penalties for distracted driving have … Continue reading

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You’re sitting at home watching the news, and you see a story covering an individual who has been convicted of first degree murder. Later, while watching Law & Order, you see another individual charged with second degree murder. What’s the difference? … Continue reading

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