§ 725 ILCS 5/101-1 General purposes

Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes > 725 ILCS 5 > Title I > Article 101 - General Purposes

  • State: when applied to different parts of the United States, may be construed to include the District of Columbia and the several territories, and the words "United States" may be construed to include the said district and territories. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.14
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.