Q: Can a judge suspend a case until another one is finished?
Prosecutor is in a more serious(felony) case vs a family court case. Is there any precedent notably in illinois that a Judge can suspend the lesser case until the more serious case is completed?
A: It is not called "suspended", the presiding judge may continue or stay that pending case based on the another pending priority case, similar to what is happening to R. Kelly's criminal cases in Brooklyn, New York, federal court of the Illinois Northern District Eastern Division, Cook County, Illinois criminal case, and Los Angeles, California criminal cases.
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