Jehan Gordon-Booth’s legislation protecting homicide witnesses becomes law

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PEORIA — "DJ’s Bill," legislation championed by state Rep. Jehan Gordon-Booth to provide additional witness support for individuals who provide testimony in homicide cases, will soon become law.Gov. Bruce Rauner signed the measure, which passed the Legislature unanimously this spring, on Friday afternoon.The Peoria Democrat worked with local law enforcement and state officials on the legislation that guarantees assistance and protection for those whose testimony does not […]

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