Sam Cahnman http://wuis.org en Illinois Supreme Court Reprimands Springfield Alderman http://wuis.org/post/illinois-supreme-court-reprimands-springfield-alderman <p>Springfield attorney and Ward 5 alderman Sam Cahnman has received a censure from the Illinois Supreme Court.</p> Mon, 19 May 2014 21:16:18 +0000 Lee Strubinger 25475 at http://wuis.org Illinois Supreme Court Reprimands Springfield Alderman Springfield's Fight Against Panhandling http://wuis.org/post/springfields-fight-against-panhandling <p>Springfield's effort to reduce panhandling in the downtown area is facing a legal challenge.&nbsp;&nbsp; While business owners say a city ordinance has worked, critics say it infringes on free speech rights.<br />&nbsp;</p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Lee Strubinger 18279 at http://wuis.org Springfield's Fight Against Panhandling