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  • How We Obtained a Not Guilty Verdict in a Child Sex Case
    How We Obtained a Not Guilty Verdict in a Child Sex Case

    We recently represented a client charged with Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse, a Class 2 felony offense, for which he could have served up to 7 years in prison. He was innocent. The allegation ...

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  • How Do Innocent People Find Themselves Charged with a Crime and Fighting for Their Lives?
    How Do Innocent People Find Themselves Charged with a Crime and Fighting for Their Lives?

    As defense attorneys, we have seen all kinds of cases, from the best to the worst, and everything in between. Recently, we had a client who was charged with Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse, a Class 2 ...

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  • Five Counts of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse Dismissed with Prejudice
    Five Counts of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse Dismissed with Prejudice

    On Wednesday, April 25 th , 2018, after Douglas Johnson’s strategic delay in jury selection, the State dismissed all five counts of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse with prejudice. As charged, these ...

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  • Travis Reinking, the Waffle House Shooter (Part 2 of 2): Will His Father Be Charged for Returning the Guns?
    Travis Reinking, the Waffle House Shooter (Part 2 of 2): Will His Father Be Charged for Returning the Guns?

    By now, most—if not all readers—will know who Travis Reinking is. He opened fire in a Waffle House in Tennessee, killing several. The firearms he obtained and used in the shooting were taken from him ...

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  • Johnson Law Group Files Federal Lawsuit Against Illinois State University
    Johnson Law Group Files Federal Lawsuit Against Illinois State University

    Recently, the attorneys at Johnson Law Group filed a lawsuit against Illinois State University in federal district court. The lawsuit was filed on behalf of a former ISU student who claims that he was ...

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  • How Can JLG Help with a Title IX Hearing
    How Can JLG Help with a Title IX Hearing

    HOW CAN JLG HELP WITH A TITLE IX HEARING Posted on Nov 28, 2017 9:00am PST Defending the falsely accused, particularly college students with their whole life and future at risk, is a point of pride ...

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