In this 2013 file photo, a protester attends a rally after a House committee hearing on “fracking” legislation at the state Capitol in Springfield. The oil and gas drilling technique is off to a feeble start across Illinois as slumping oil prices and the rigors of Illinois’ new regulations have energy interests cautiously waiting on the sidelines.
In this 2013 file photo, a protester attends a rally after a House committee hearing on “fracking” legislation at the state Capitol in Springfield. The oil and gas drilling technique is off to a feeble start across Illinois as slumping oil prices and the rigors of Illinois’ new regulations have energy interests cautiously waiting on the sidelines. Seth Perlman AP
In this 2013 file photo, a protester attends a rally after a House committee hearing on “fracking” legislation at the state Capitol in Springfield. The oil and gas drilling technique is off to a feeble start across Illinois as slumping oil prices and the rigors of Illinois’ new regulations have energy interests cautiously waiting on the sidelines. Seth Perlman AP

Madison County judge to issue decision on Illinois’ fracking regulations

February 23, 2016 11:54 AM