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When Does a Fight Rise to Aggravated Battery in Illinois?

Illinois law states that the crime of battery occurs when a person intentionally or knowingly causes bodily harm to an individual or makes physical contact of an insulting or provoking nature with an individual. Even a light touch that causes no... Continue reading →

School Drug Testing From the Perspective of Parents

Though it is important for students to understand how school policies impact their own constitutional rights, parents also have an interest in knowing the effects of these policies on their children. Drug testing is a key issue in recent years as... Continue reading →