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“Our perspective is that Illinois is quickly becoming ground zero for the abortion debate here in America,” said Amy Gehrke, executive director of Illinois Right to Life, an anti-abortion organization.
According to the Illinois Pension Code, police officers hired before 2011 who are at least 50-years-old with 20 years of service are eligible to retire with a pension equal to 50% of their final salary.
The documents were filed with the Illinois Department of Insurance and obtained by The Pantagraph through the Freedom of Information Act.
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Family and friends of Jelani Day gathered in Danville for a graveside service, but his mother said the fight to find out what happened to her son is not over.
“You’re not going to forget his name because I’m not going to let you,” Carmen Bolden Day said on Saturday.