217 Today: A planned Illinois bill would require lawyers for kids in police interrogations
August 18, 2023
- A shelter for unhoused men is set to open later this month in Urbana and some residents are voicing concerns for their safety.
- The head of Illinois’ Republican Party says there’s a key strategy they should embrace if they hope to win in Illinois.
- Another phase of Illinois's largest road project nears completion in Joliet.
- Illinois recently became the first state to pass a law protecting child social media influencers.
In today's deep dive, we’ll learn about a planned Illinois bill that would require lawyers for children in police interrogations.
217 Today is produced by Stephanie Mosqueda. Reporting contributed by Mae Antar, Alex Degman, Noah Jennings and Chip Mitchell.