Chief Justice Burke to step down after 16 years on court
Illinois Supreme Court Justice Anne Burke has announced her retirement.The 78-year-old jurist will end her 16-year high-court tenure on Nov. 30.The seven-member court, which has the authority to fill interim
With wife stepping down from Illinois Supreme Court, will indicted Ald. Edward Burke retire?
Ald. Edward M. Burke (14th) heads to federal court in January 2019 after being criminally charged.Ashlee Rezin / Sun-Times fileNow that Illinois Supreme Court Chief Justice Anne Burke is stepping down from the state’s highest court, it begs the question: Will her husband, indicted Ald. Edward Burke (14th), do the same?Will the Democratic power couple ride off into the political sunset, enjoy their grandchildren and prepare for his upcoming corru…
Chief Justice Anne Burke to retire from Illinois Supreme Court in November 2022
In a surprise announcement, Illinois Supreme Court Chief Justice Anne M. Burke said Monday she is stepping down from the state’s top court effective Nov. 30. Justice Mary Jane Theis will serve as the Illinois Supreme Court’s next Chief Justice.