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Lawyers to seek enforcement of decades-old DCFS consent decree Lawyers to seek enforcement of decades-old DCFS consent decree

Lawyers to seek enforcement of decades-old DCFS consent decree

Lawyers who represent children in the state’s foster care system plan to ask a federal judge this week to take enforcement action against the Department of Children and Family Services, claiming the agency is still out of compliance with a nearly 30-year-old consent decree.

CapitolCast: Week in Review March 5, 2021 CapitolCast: Week in Review March 5, 2021

CapitolCast: Week in Review March 5, 2021

The CNI news team discusses the election of a new Democratic Party state chairwoman, the state's staggering pension debt, pushes to reopen more activity in the state and other news of the week.

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President Biden visits Illinois to defend his vaccine mandates. Plus, Peter Hancock and Jerry Nowicki discuss the start of congressional redistricting hearings and the debate over qualified immunity for law enforcement.

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