November 28, 2016

Lawyers for Schock seek change of venue to Peoria

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Lawyers for former Illinois Congressman Aaron Schock want his corruption case moved from Springfield to Peoria.

The Chicago Tribune reports ( Schock's attorneys contend in a motion filed Monday the case has no connection to Springfield, and called Peoria more convenient and appropriate.

The 35-year-old Schock ...

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