IL Supreme Court Rulings Put More “Teeth” in Domestic Violence Law
Cases of domestic violence play out in complicated fashions. Often, many factors make them difficult to prosecute – and, in truth, they’ve not been prosecuted as extensively as they should in the Illinois court system.
All that may soon change. The Illinois Supreme Court has recognized that courts need to hold more abusers accountable. While they acknowledge the complicated nature of these cases, far too many end in tragedy.
Domestic violence in Illinois is on the rise, and stories of [...]