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  • January 17, 2018

    Ex-Ill. Judge Must Face Mortgage Fraud Charges: Court

    A former Illinois county judge's efforts to escape criminal fraud charges failed again Tuesday when a federal court rejected her argument that the grand jury testimony was perjured and declined to dismiss the indictment.

  • January 17, 2018

    Ill. Atty Censured For Not Banning Disbarred Wife From Firm

    The Illinois Supreme Court has censured a lawyer for failing to prevent his disbarred wife from practicing in his office.

  • January 17, 2018

    Chicago Hospital Accused Of Reusing HIV-Tainted Syringe

    Surgical staff at Chicago’s Northwestern Memorial Hospital allegedly reused a syringe previously used on an HIV-positive patient, according to a suit brought Tuesday in Illinois state court by a patient who claims he was exposed to the virus and misled by the hospital for a month before it admitted the mistake.

  • January 17, 2018

    Greenberg Finance Co-Chair Joins Sidley's Chicago Office

    Sidley Austin LLP has added Andrew Cardonick, who formerly helped lead Greenberg Traurig LLP's finance practice, to its global finance practice as a partner in Chicago, the firm announced Wednesday.

  • January 17, 2018

    AndroGel Can Cause Blood Clots Many Ways, Doc Tells Jury

    AndroGel and other testosterone replacement therapy drugs increase the risk of dangerous blood clots in men who use them, a Yale School of Medicine physician testifying for an AndroGel user suing AbbVie Inc. told an Illinois federal jury Wednesday.

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