When the dog bites …

As spring approaches, so does dog bite season in Chicago. If you are a dog owner, be aware that animal inflicted injuries are frequently litigated. But in addition to civil law damages, you may also be facing a “dangerous animal” designation per the Chicago Municipal Code (Sec. 7-12-050). If deemed “dangerous,” your dog may be … Continued

Is Transparency a Relative Term?

The mass removal of animal welfare information from the USDA website has given rise to a challenge from the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS). Gone were the animal inspection records for over 9000 animal facilities nationwide, including large scale dog breeding operations, animal research labs, and roadside zoos, among many others. Website access … Continued

Operation Graylord Goes Hollywood

Over 30 years after one of the biggest FBI investigations into Chicago Courts, Operation Graylord FINALLY makes it to Hollywood! http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/chicagoinc/ct-crook-county-greylord-movie-0120-chicago-inc-20170119-story.html