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Environmental groups file suit to halt Illiana Tollway project
Thursday April 17th 2014, 9:50 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

A pair of environmental groups are suing to halt development on the proposed Illiana Tollway, claiming state authorities haven't received the necessary approval for the project they claim will expose the region to "environmental devastation." [News Source]

Family Files Wrongful Death Suit In Alhambra Police Station Shooting
Thursday April 17th 2014, 9:42 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The family of a 35-year-old man who was fatally shot by officers at the Alhambra police station has filed a wrongful death lawsuit. [News Source]

Environmental groups sue to halt Illiana tollway
Thursday April 17th 2014, 9:18 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

A pair of environmental groups are suing to halt development on the proposed Illiana Expressway, claiming state authorities haven’t received the necessary approval for the project they claim will expose the region to “environmental devastation.” The groups claim the Illinois Department of Transportation is illegally spending public funds without full board approval from the Chicago Metropolitan ... [News Source]

Environmental groups sue to halt Illiana Tollway project
Thursday April 17th 2014, 9:18 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

A pair of environmental groups are suing to halt development on the proposed Illiana Expressway, claiming state authorities haven’t received the necessary approval for the project they claim will expose the region to “environmental devastation.” The groups claim the Illinois Department of Transportation is illegally spending public funds without full board approval from the Chicago Metropolitan ... [News Source]

Environmental groups file suit to stop $1.3B Illiana toll road proposal
Thursday April 17th 2014, 7:59 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Three environmental groups filed a lawsuit today to block the proposed $1.3 billion Illiana toll road that would serve primarily as a trucking corridor linking interstates in Illinois and Indiana. [News Source]

Environmental groups sue to stop Illiana Tollway
Thursday April 17th 2014, 7:22 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

CHICAGO (AP) - Chicago environmental groups filed a lawsuit Thursday to stop the proposed $1.3 billion Illiana Tollway linking northern Illinois and northwestern Indiana, claiming the Illinois Department of Transportation doesn't have authority to develop it. The Environmental Law & Policy Center filed the suit in Cook County ... [News Source]

Environmental, civic leaders still worried 4 years after BP spill
Thursday April 17th 2014, 7:15 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Bill Capo / Eyewitness News Email: bcapo@wwltv.com | Twitter: @billcapo Just two days after BP announced the end of shoreline cleanup operations from the 2010 oil spill, leaders of civic and environmental groups said the recovery is far from over. "BP wanted to take the victory lap and declare that the active cleanup of the Gulf is over," said Steve Murchie of the Gulf Restoration Network ... [News Source]