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AdamsCountyGuy - Durbin makes fund-raising stop in Quincy - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Was there anyone at this thing except other politicians and some media? I have a hard time believing this clown has much support in this area anymore.....
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I repeal what I said. I did not know that. I thought the umbrella of spousal privilege stop the spouse from testifying, even if they wanted to. Maybe ole' Dick Wolf should have looked into that better.
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Pat Quinn, Rauner uses his own money to create wealth and jobs, whereas Quinn uses tax dollars to buy votes and keep power.
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"Durbin was beating Oberweis in Chicago and suburban Cook County." Wow that's a news flash, the corrupt democrats have Chicago and Cook county in their pocket with the good old boy network handing out government jobs and spending tax dollars to buy votes. I'd like to think Oberweis has a chance to get rid of Durbin but with Chicago and Cook county voter fraud and vote buying I just don't…
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I have heard from MANY voters here, that number 1, never saw the person passing the petition around (the one in California) and number 2, that they were told the petition was for term limits and other lies, NOT for a Libertarian candidate. The democrats in this state want a libertarian on the ballot, to help democrats. So a vote for any other candidate is a vote for Quinn, and a wasted vote. A vote…

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Man pleads guilty to beating six-week-old son, gets 8.5 years

2 years, 7 months ago by Bob Gough

X-rays showed multiple injuries to Codie Minter's son

A  man will get 8-and-a-half years in jail for pleading guilty to  beating his child badly enough to send him to the hospital two years ago.

Codie E. Minter made his guilty plea and was sentenced Friday morning by Judge Scott Walden.

On January 14, 2010, Minter’s six-week old son was taken to Blessing Hospital with a broken arm. Additional testing completed at Blessing Hospital and St. Louis Children’s Hospital revealed more than 20 broken bones in various stages of healing.

The investigation by the Quincy Police Department and the Department of Children and Family Services led to an indictment being issued against Minter a month later.

Minter has spent nearly the last two years in the Adams County Jail and his residence is listed as Sumner, Illinois according to court records

Adams County State’s Attorney Jon Barnard said Minter will serve at least 85 percent of the sentence, which is a Class X felony, in the Illinois Department of Corrections. Minter gets credit for the 673 days he has already served in the Adams County Jail.


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