2nd District Appellate Court Visit

Northern Illinois University College of Law is proud to announce that the State of Illinois Appellate Court for the Second District will convene and hear oral arguments at the NIU College of Law in DeKalb.

The Court will hear the arguments on the following cases:

  • People of The State of Illinois v. Michael A. Luciano (Criminal Case)
  • Herbert W. Fritzsche, Fritzsche Industrial Park, Inc., and Park National Bank and First Midwest Bank v. Gregory LaPlante and Christine Rock (Civil Case)

Oral arguments will be followed by an informal question-and-answer session.  A reception will then be held in the Thurgood Marshall Gallery.

Date and Time

Tuesday, March 16, 2010
10:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.


Francis X. Riley Courtroom & Thurgood Marshall Gallery
Swen Parson Hall
DeKalb, IL

(Note:  The courtroom will be closed for the duration of the proceedings; however, the arguments also may be observed through closed-circuit broadcast in the Chessick Center.)


These events are free and open to the public.


For more information, contact:
Melody Mitchell
Alumni Events & Public Relations
(815) 753-9655 or mmitchell@niu.edu