Press Release

November 30, 2011


Statement Regarding Illinois Supreme Court Order in People v. Peterson


The following statement may be attributed to Will County State’s Attorney James Glasgow:


“I am extraordinarily pleased by Wednesday’s Illinois Supreme Court order in the matter of People v. Peterson.  I look forward to receiving an Appellate Court ruling on the merits of our appeal in light of the Illinois Supreme Court’s holdings in People v. Hanson. We anticipate a trial sometime in the spring.”

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Take Back the Night
15th Anniversary Rally

What: Take Back the Night brings survivors, supporters, and activists together in a call for the end of violence against women.


When: Thursday, October 6, 2011

5:30 p.m.


Where: Joliet West High School,

401 North Larkin Avenue, Joliet


Keynote Speaker: Carmina Salcido, violence survivor, author, and American Idol contestant.