Monthly Archives: April 2017

Carle Foundation Hospital Property Tax Exemption Case Remanded Back to Circuit Court

On March 23, 2017, the Illinois Supreme Court filed its opinion in Carle Foundation v. Cunningham Township, remanding the case to the circuit court. 2017 IL 120427 (2017). The case reached the Illinois Supreme Court after the appellate court found Section 15-86 unconstitutional, holding that the property tax exemption in Section 15-86 went beyond the [...]

By | April 13th, 2017|Property Tax Law News|

U.S. Supreme Court Clarifies FAPE Standard

On March 22, 2017, the United States Supreme Court issued a highly anticipated opinion in Endrew F. v. Douglas County School District RE-1. In Endrew F., the Court describes, explains, and expands upon the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (“IDEA” or the “Act”) and case law interpreting the IDEA. Pursuant to the IDEA, States can [...]

By | April 5th, 2017|Education Law News|