Jon SeidelFederal Courts Reporter
Jon Seidel covers federal courts for the Chicago Sun-Times.
Objectors asked the court to move quickly and are hoping it will hear arguments as soon as Monday.
The dismissal means ComEd no longer faces criminal charges and avoids conviction, while others have faced prison time as a result of the investigation that targeted former state House Speaker Michael Madigan.
The verdict is the second in less than two months to address separate bribery schemes inside the Illinois Capitol. Weiss is a son-in-law of former Cook County Assessor Joseph Berrios.