PRESS archive 2012-2011
 

Peter Roskam: Obama's Republican Buddy
December 2012; The Daily Beast


President Obama's Hill Challenge in Avoiding Fiscal Cliff
November 2012; The Daily Beast


Beyond Akin: Current U.S. Law is Failing Sexual Assault Victims
November 2012; The Atlantic


Rewrite of Code Gets Approval
August 2012; Chicago Daily Law Bulletin

CLEAR Bills Head to Quinn
May 2012; Chicago Daily Law Bulletin

PRESS ARCHIVE 2010

Beyond Final Score, What Political Experts Will Be Watching For On Election Day
October 2010; New York Times

Handling Himself Well During Controversies
June 2010; Chicago Daily Law Bulletin

Assembly Considers Rewrite of Most of Criminal Code
May 2010; Chicago Daily Law Bulletin

State Senator Uses Dedication to Reach Goals
May 2010; Chicago Daily Law Bulletin

Illinois Prisons: Standing Room Only
March 2010; Illinios Times

Review of State Sentencing Policies to Begin
February 2010; Chicago Daily Law Bulletin


 

PRESS ARCHIVE 2009

Capitol Q&A: Cleaning Up Illinois' Criminal Law
September 2009; The State Journal-Register


Driving While Black
July 2009; The Atlantic


House Measure Would Help State Lock Down Soaring Costs
May 2009; Chicago Sun Times Lead Editorial


Law Designed To Clear Confusion Over Sentencing
April 2009; Chicago Daily Law Bulletin


The Barack Obama Not in Those of Abraham Lincoln
January 2009; LaCroix.com (French translated to English)


Obama: A Political Journey at Warp Speed
January 2009; Washington Post


Rewrite of Criminal Code Awaits Guv's Signature
January 2009; Chicago Daily Law Bulletin

 

PRESS ARCHIVE 2008

Pragmatic Politics, Forged on the South Side
May 2008; New York Times


Ensure Proper Building In Our City
February 2008; Chicago Tribune

 

PRESS ARCHIVE 2007

U.S. Presidential Candidate Obama Cites Work on State Death Penalty Reforms
November 2007; Chicago Daily Law Bulletin


Bill Is One Step for Code Rewrite
October 2007; Chicago Daily Law Bulletin


Panel Assaults State Criminal Code Hodgepodge
Repairs Are Detailed In 1,100-page Bill
Lincoln Courier


Gary Peel Grants Wife Ample Divorce Settlement
June 2007; Belleville News-Democrat


Panel Details Work On Bringing Clarity To Criminal Code
April 2007; Chicago Daily Law Bulletin


State Trying To Take Goofy Out Of The Law
March 2007; Chicago Tribune


Lawyers Air Opinion On Death Penalty
February 2007; Chicago Daily Law Bulletin


Criminal Code Needs Update
February 2007; The State Journal-Register, Springfield, IL