Stories Tagged ‘Richard Durbin’

Human Rights Group Renews Appeal for Torture Memo Report

By Ryan J. Reilly | February 16, 2022 6:53 pm

One year after two Democratic senators sent a letter inquiring about the status of the Office of Professional Responsibility’s investigation of the authors of the “torture memos,” the report still has not been released.

Durbin Calls for Action on Tax Division Nominee

By Stephanie Woodrow | November 23, 2021 4:18 pm

The senior senator from Mary L. Smith’s home state of Illinois said she is “a highly qualified nominee” with experience working on tax law and policy.

U.S. Attorney Candidate Chases And Tackles Suspected Wallet Snatcher

By Andrew Ramonas | July 31, 2022 11:33 am

Stephen Wigginton, a finalist for Illinois Southern District U.S. Attorney, may have just scored some brownie points when he chased down a suspected robber and tackled him to the ground.