Chicago, IL asked in Criminal Law for Illinois

Q: Can I find criminal cases by defendant name, and follow the docket entries of the case ?

Looking to check case information on line

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2 Lawyer Answers

James G. Dimeas

  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Schaumburg, IL
  • Licensed in Illinois

A: In most counties yes. In Cook County there is no online access. You must go to a local courthouse and use a computer in the Clerk's office.

Juan Ooink agrees with this answer

Juan Ooink

  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Bolingbrook, IL
  • Licensed in Illinois

A: Yes you can. Cook County is the only County that does not have a good online system. Most other Counties have a free system but some do have a pay system.

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