St. Clair County Circuit Judge Robert LeChien resigned and sought election as a Democrat rather than seek retention. His first big case since the election? He took on a fight between the largest state employee union and Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner, a fight with no reason to be heard in St. Clair County. No reason, except that the union found a friendly ear.
St. Clair County Circuit Judge Robert LeChien resigned and sought election as a Democrat rather than seek retention. His first big case since the election? He took on a fight between the largest state employee union and Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner, a fight with no reason to be heard in St. Clair County. No reason, except that the union found a friendly ear. Photo illustration
St. Clair County Circuit Judge Robert LeChien resigned and sought election as a Democrat rather than seek retention. His first big case since the election? He took on a fight between the largest state employee union and Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner, a fight with no reason to be heard in St. Clair County. No reason, except that the union found a friendly ear. Photo illustration