Richard Boykin Eyeing Run For Cook County State’s Attorney

Saturday, August 3, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Richard Boykin, the former 1st District Cook County commissioner, is considering a run against State’s Attorney Kim Foxx. | File

A former 1st District Cook County Commissioner is considering a run for Cook County state’s attorney in 2020. 

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Cook County State’s Attorney May Dismiss Minor Weed Cases, But Not Maywood

Monday, October 5, 2015 || By Michael Romain  Last month, the Board of Trustees voted on an ordinance change that will allow minor weed cases to be prosecuted at the local level, which could mean more revenue for village.  In April, the Cook County state’s attorney’s office announced that it will start dismissing low-level marijuana misdemeanor cases. But that doesn’t mean that Maywood residents are in … Continue reading Cook County State’s Attorney May Dismiss Minor Weed Cases, But Not Maywood