LEGAL ISSUES

Federal Laws   
   Affordable Care Act  -- This act attempts to provide quality affordable health care for all Americans. Click here  for specific health care coverage information. 
   
 Illinois Laws  
  Firearm Concealed Carry Act  -- This law requires an Illinois Concealed Carry License  to carry a concealed firearm in Illinois. 
   

    American Bar Association Law Information
“…provides law school accreditation, continuing legal education, information about the law, programs to assist lawyers and judges in their work, and initiatives to improve the legal system for the public.” 
     
    U.S. Dept. of Labor
“…fosters and promotes the welfare of the job seekers, wage earners, and retirees of the United States.” 
     
    U.S. Dept. of Labor – Disability Resources 
     
    Bureau of Justice Statistics
“To collect, analyze, publish, and disseminate information on crime, criminal offenders, victims of crime, and the operation of justice systems at all levels of government.” 
     
    Crime Library
“…a rapidly growing collection of more than over 600 nonfiction feature stories on major crimes, criminals, trials, forensics and criminal profiling by prominent writers.” 
     
    Criminal Justice Links
“…the nation's oldest graduate program in criminology and criminal justice. It is known for its ground-breaking research, challenging academics, and inspiring intellectual community.” 
     
    Divorce Net
“…the Internet's largest divorce resource, offering state-specific articles, an online community and a nationwide directory of divorce lawyers, mediators and financial professionals.” 
     
    Elaws – U.S. Dept. of Labor
“…interactive e-tools that provide easy-to-understand information about a number of federal employment laws.” 
     
    FedLaw
“Official information and services from the U.S. government.” 
     
    FindLaw
“Find a lawyer.  Find answers.” 
     
    All About Forms
“…we offer more than 2,000 FREE legal forms, and answers to common legal and financial questions.” 
     
    The Freedom Forum
“…a nonpartisan foundation dedicated to free press, free speech and free spirit for all people. The foundation focuses on three priorities: the Newseum, the First Amendment and newsroom diversity.” 
     
    Law.com
ALM's Law.com is the Web's leading legal news and information network. 
     
    Lawyers.com
Assists with selecting an attorney. 
     
    National Criminal Justice Reference Service
a federally funded resource offering justice and substance abuse information to support research, policy, and program development worldwide.