Laura Fine Illinois' Medical Marijuana Program Is Now Permanent, Expanded By Sam Dunklau • Aug 12, 2019 Sam Dunklau / NPR Illinois 91.9 FM Illinois’ medical marijuana program is getting a second wind. Governor J.B. Pritzker signed a pair of bills on Monday expanding who can get a medical card, and when they can use it. Listen Listening... / 0:55 Sam Dunklau reports. Should Young Adults Be Sent To Juvenile Courts? By Dana Vollmer • Mar 11, 2019 Blogtrepreneur - Flickr / CC-by 2.0 Young adults could be tried in juvenile court up to age 21 under legislation being considered in the Illinois Senate. Illinois House Approves Uber & Lyft Background Check Measure By Sam Dunklau • May 1, 2018 Mark Warner via Flickr / https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/ Lawmakers in the Illinois House voted to implement more stringent background checks on drivers for rideshare services like Uber and Lyft.