§ 725 ILCS 170/0.01 Short title
§ 725 ILCS 170/12 If any person charged with, or convicted of treason, first degree …
§ 725 ILCS 170/13 It shall be lawful for the county board of any county, by an order to …
§ 725 ILCS 170/14 It shall be lawful for the county board of any county to enter an …
§ 725 ILCS 170/15 The county boards of the respective counties may offer rewards not …
§ 725 ILCS 170/16 For the purpose of providing a fund for the payment of said rewards …

Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes > 725 ILCS 170 - Fugitive Apprehension Reward Act

  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Bailiff: a court officer who enforces the rules of behavior in courtrooms.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • County board: means the board of county commissioners in counties not under township organization, and the board of supervisors in counties under township organization, and the board of commissioners of Cook County. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.07
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Forgery: The fraudulent signing or alteration of another's name to an instrument such as a deed, mortgage, or check. The intent of the forgery is to deceive or defraud. Source: OCC
  • Interest rate: The amount paid by a borrower to a lender in exchange for the use of the lender's money for a certain period of time. Interest is paid on loans or on debt instruments, such as notes or bonds, either at regular intervals or as part of a lump sum payment when the issue matures. Source: OCC
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.