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Illinois Gun Crime Law Reloaded Part 2

Posted by Steven H. Fagan | Jul 03, 2017 | 0 Comments

On January 1, 2018, a new law focused on Illinois gun crime called the Safe Neighborhoods Reform Act goes into effect. This is a “pilot program” that will expire on January 1, 2023. Illinois criminal defense lawyers Fagan, Fagan & Davis explain the effects on UUW and AUUW laws, and the increased sentences that result.

Illinois Gun Crime Law Reloaded part 1

Posted by Steven H. Fagan | Jun 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

Illinois Unlawful Use of a Weapon law (UUW) changes in 2018 for non-violent first offenders under the age of 21. The new alternative sentencing program designed to rehabilitate. The Illinois criminal defense attorneys at Fagan, Fagan & Davis can help assess your eligibility.

Law Day with Cook County Judge John White

Posted by Joseph M. Fagan | May 01, 2017 | 0 Comments

Do y'all remember Judge John White? He was the judge who made it a point to remind us all that our courts function to protect our constitutional rights. I'll share another memory of Judge White. It was a beautiful morning, early spring, a misdemeanor criminal court call in a Cook County suburb ...

Happy birthday Shelly . . . we miss you

Posted by Steven H. Fagan | Jan 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Today would be Shelly Anderson's birthday. Sadly, Shelly passed away very recently. If you've had any interaction with our office over the last 14 years, you know who Shelly is, and you need no explanation how important she was to us. For those who don't, read on.

Because it matters - Veteran's Court in Illinois

Posted by Steven H. Fagan | Nov 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

It's Veteran's day, and while we join everyone today in honoring and showing gratitude to those who serve and have served, we want to take the opportunity to talk about Veterans dealing with criminal charges in Illinois courts. Illinois law has had law on the books since 2010 authorizing county ...

Social media and jury selection in Illinois criminal defense

Posted by Steven H. Fagan | Aug 03, 2015 | 0 Comments

Illinois criminal lawyers explain why jury selection on trial requires awareness that smartphones, tablets and computers have become integral parts of our lives, creating social media and other online footprints that are fair game for scrutiny. Social media like Facebook and Google are now important tools in criminal jury selection.

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