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Lori G. Levin

Licensed since 1980

Member at firm Lori G. Levin, Attorney at Law

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  • Your Lollapalooza Take Away Should Not Be a Criminal Defense Lawyer
    Posted on August 3, 2017
    Topic: Criminal Law

    If you are attending Lollapalooza, please make certain while you enjoy the entertainment that you follow the law. Almost every year, my services as a criminal defense attorney are needed for Chicagoans or out-of-town attendees. Please make follow the posted rules, pay all necessary charges and do not bring contraband into the venue. A weekend ... Read more

  • US Supreme Court Allows Jury Verdict Attack Due to Racial Bias
    Posted on March 6, 2017
    Topic: Criminal Law

    exhibited overt racial bias casting serious doubt on the fairness and impartiality of the jury’s deliberations. In Pena-Rodriguez v. Colorado (No. 15-606), https://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/16pdf/15-606_886b.pdf, the Court ruled that the case intersected the Court’s decisions endorsing the high standards against impeachment of jury verdicts and those seeking to eliminate racial bias in the jury system. In this ... Read more

  • New Illinois Sentencing Law
    Posted on August 28, 2016
    Topic: Criminal Law Parole and Probation

    As of January 1, Illinois judges will have to specifically justify sentencing an offender, who has never received probation or conditional discharge, to prison or periodic imprison for Class 3 or Class 4 felonies that statutorily allow for a sentence of probation or conditional discharge. Last week, Illinois’ governor signed Public Act 99-0861 into law ... Read more

Lori G. Levin

Licensed since 1980

Member at firm Lori G. Levin, Attorney at Law

RECENT POSTS

  • Your Lollapalooza Take Away Should Not Be a Criminal Defense Lawyer
    Posted on August 3, 2017
    Topic: Criminal Law

    If you are attending Lollapalooza, please make certain while you enjoy the entertainment that you follow the law. Almost every year, my services as a criminal defense attorney are needed for Chicagoans or out-of-town attendees. Please make follow the posted rules, pay all necessary charges and do not bring contraband into the venue. A weekend ... Read more

  • US Supreme Court Allows Jury Verdict Attack Due to Racial Bias
    Posted on March 6, 2017
    Topic: Criminal Law

    exhibited overt racial bias casting serious doubt on the fairness and impartiality of the jury’s deliberations. In Pena-Rodriguez v. Colorado (No. 15-606), https://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/16pdf/15-606_886b.pdf, the Court ruled that the case intersected the Court’s decisions endorsing the high standards against impeachment of jury verdicts and those seeking to eliminate racial bias in the jury system. In this ... Read more

  • New Illinois Sentencing Law
    Posted on August 28, 2016
    Topic: Criminal Law Parole and Probation

    As of January 1, Illinois judges will have to specifically justify sentencing an offender, who has never received probation or conditional discharge, to prison or periodic imprison for Class 3 or Class 4 felonies that statutorily allow for a sentence of probation or conditional discharge. Last week, Illinois’ governor signed Public Act 99-0861 into law ... Read more