Illinois Attorney General

Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan says Illinois six Roman Catholic dioceses failed to disclose at least 500 sexual abuse cases involving priests. That’s one of the first findings the office has released so far in its ongoing investigation of the dioceses.

Chicago Sun Times

While Illinois early voting begins this week, democrat and Illinois attorney general candidate, Jesse Ruiz, made a campaign stop in Carbondale Monday. 
Ruiz was born to Mexican immigrant parents and lives in Chicago. He studied economics at the University of Illinois.


Illinois State Police are being required to release photographs related to the suspicious death of Molly Young in 2012.

The Illinois Attorney General's Office this week issued a binding opinion following a Freedom of Information Act request sent to State Police last summer by her father, Larry Young.