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Tuesday, June 23, 2015 12:00 am

Highlights from the second issue of Illinois Times

It didn't take long for Illinois Times to find controversy back in 1975. The second issue featured an exposé on Sangamon State University's internal struggle for power and self-determination, along with an angry letter against the ERA.
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Thursday, June 18, 2015 12:00 am

What’s at stake if the Illinois State Museum closes?

 The Illinois State Museum is on the chopping block as lawmakers struggle to reach a budget agreement, and the museum’s board is warning of several complications that could arise if the institu
News
Thursday, June 11, 2015 12:00 am

Durbin calls for more oversight of ITT Tech and others

 A for-profit college with a branch in Springfield is taking criticism for alleged deceptive practices.U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin is calling for stronger oversight of ITT Technical Institute and other
News
Thursday, June 11, 2015 12:00 am

Would connect North Dakota to Gulf of Mexico via Illinois

 Construction could start soon on a major pipeline passing through Illinois, but the project faces negotiations with landowners and opposition from environmentalists.The pipeline, which would con
Feature
Thursday, June 4, 2015 12:00 am

Put fewer in prison to save money. Get more in rehab to save lives.

 Each year, Illinois spends about $1.3 billion to lock up more than 48,000 prisoners. Nearly half of those who are released return to prison within three years. Parolees in Illinois face signific
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 12:00 am
 Rosa Pickett’s eyes still well up with tears as she describes how, in 1977, she was raped, beaten unconscious and left in the weeds as a young woman in Robbins, Illinois, near Chicago. Still,

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