7th Circ. Refuses To Review Chicago Hospital Zoning Fight

Law360, New York (August 30, 2012, 7:14 PM EDT) -- The Seventh Circuit on Thursday declined to review a contested 2006 Chicago zoning decision that broke city rules to accommodate an expansion of St. Joseph's Hospital, backing an Illinois federal court that refused to second-guess a lower court's decision to allow the change.

The condominium association for nearby Commonwealth Plaza and a few individual unit owners claim Northern District of Illinois Judge Marvin E. Aspen erred last fall when he refused to let Commonwealth appeal in federal court rulings from state courts on its challenge to...
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