Mike Ziri

office of state Rep. Daniel Didech

A new law will ensure individuals who are LBGTQ cannot be barred from serving on juries because of their sexual orientation.

Advocates say progress was made this year when it comes to rights of Illinois residents who are LGBTQ+.

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LGBTQ rights activists say two pieces of legislation should be signed by the governor. Both passed the General Assembly unanimously.