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Illinois legislature approves changes in SAFE-T Act, prosecutors prepare for the act and more top stories

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  • The Illinois legislature approves changes in SAFE-T Act
  • Illinois prosecutors prepare for the SAFE-T Act
  • An appellate court reversed several contempt of court citations against DCFS Director
  • Illinois legislature proposing a ban to assault rifles in Illinois
  • Illinois lawmakers approve a measure to pay off the debt in the unemployment fund
  • Marine Bank is merging with Morton Community Bank
  • Sangamon County Department of Public Health Board of Directors' President Brian Miller discusses flu, COVID and RSV
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