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3 years agoNews : The Agitator

The 7th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals has struck down the onerous Illinois wiretapping law. The ruling from the 7th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals in Chicago is the strongest blow yet to the law, which is one of the strictest in the country and makes it illegal for people to audio record police officers [...]
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Oral Arguments in ACLU Challenge to Illinois Wiretapping Law

News : The Agitator (3 years ago)

Yesterday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit heard oral arguments in the ACLU’s challenge to the Illinois wiretapping law, which essentially makes it a felony to record on-duty police officers. The arguments produced som... Read Post

Restrictive Eavesdropping Law Struck Down by Illinois State Supreme Court, Ruled Unconstitutional

US Politics / Liberal : Firedoglake (11 months ago)

One of the strictest laws against recording, requiring two party consent, has been struck down by the Illinois state supreme court. The court ruled that the eavesdropping law was unconstitutional. “The statute appears to be vague, r... Read Post

Illinois To Lift Concealed-Carry Ban, Appeals Court Decides

News : The Inquisitr - News (2 years ago)

The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago, Illinois handed down their decision today in an appeal to lift Illinois’ concealed-carry ban. The court ruled that State of Illinois lawmakers are to begin drafting legislation to allow r... Read Post

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