The Illinois Supreme Court In 2014: A Look At The Stats

Law360, New York (February 12, 2015, 5:10 PM EST) -- For the last two years (see here and here), we’ve taken a close statistical look at the previous year’s decisions from the Illinois Supreme Court to see what insights could be gained about the court’s voting patterns and decision-making dynamics. In 2014, the court once again achieved unanimous decisions in quite a high fraction of its civil cases. When the court was occasionally divided, it was the three Republican justices who most often formed the majority, joined by one or more of their Democratic colleagues....
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