Request #20-160

Requesting all legal invoices, bills paid for outside counsel in ethics cases (before Board and Circuit Court ) since Jan. 2017.


February 12, 2020 via web


February 28, 2020




Evanston Leads





Point of Contact

Devon Reid

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We released all of the requested documents pursuant to your FOIA Request.  After reviewing the minutes of meetings from January 2017 through the present, it appears the City has hired outside counsel to support the Board of Ethics on only two occasions.  There is no record of the City hiring outside counsel to represent the City in litigation regarding the Board of Ethics during the requested time frame.

March 3, 2020, 10:53am by Hugh DuBose, Assistant City Attorney, Assistant City Attorney
Due Date Changed Public
02/28/2020 (was 02/21/2020). 5 Day Extension
February 21, 2020, 9:44am by Alexandra Ruggie, Assistant City Attorney, Assistant City Attorney
Department Assignment Public
Added: Legal.
February 13, 2020, 8:57am by Eduardo Gomez, Deputy City Clerk
Request Opened Public
Request received via web
February 12, 2020, 10:45pm