This Article provides an extensive overview of the 1970 Illinois Constitution dividing the document into ten topic areas. The Article explores the history, philosophy and politics which shaped the document, identifies most, if not all, of the important issues concerning the current Illinois Constitution, and analyzes its effectiveness in the years since its adoption in 1970.
Northern Illinois University Law Review
"The 1970 Illinois Constitution: Has It Made A Difference?,"
Northern Illinois University Law Review: Vol. 8:
3, Article 10.
Ann Lousin, The 1970 Illinois Constitution: Has It Made A Difference?, 8 N. Ill. U. L. Rev. 571 (1988).