Lawyers Give Mary McClellan 10% Approval Rating for Judge

The Bar Association solicits opinions from lawyers on judicial candidates. The results have been released and McHenry County Clerk Mary McClellan received the second lowest rating of any judge on the ballot outside of Cook County. Only Katherine Ruocco of … Continue reading

Mental Health Court to Get National Exposure

A press release from the McHenry County Circuit Court: McHenry County Mental Health Court to be part of the National Association for Drug Court Professionals National Training Conference (Woodstock, IL) Recently the Circuit Court of the 22nd Judicial Circuit was … Continue reading

Twenty Lawyers Want on the Bench

A press release from the McHenry County Circuit Court: … Continue reading

Talking about Courtroom Scheduling

Under the article “County Board Considers Multi-Million Dollar Construction,” commenter “Questioning” has a couple of sentences about the court system’s wasting people’s time that I would like to comment on. Here’s the whole comment with the part that interested me … Continue reading

Two Polls Tonight in Jack Franks’ District

Emails have informed me that two polls from the same Springfield firm (217-303-5799) were being robo-called tonight. Each had three questions. The first poll asked who I’d vote for as County Board Chairman, the second was for Judge and the … Continue reading