Report of the Committee on Finance

 

April 18, 2007

 

The Honorable,

The Board of Commissioners of Cook County

 

Attendance

 

Present:

President Stroger and Chairman Daley, Vice Chairman Sims, Commissioners Beavers, Butler, Claypool, Collins, Gorman, Goslin, Maldonado, Moreno, Peraica, Quigley, Schneider, Silvestri, Steele and Suffredin (16)

 

Absent:

Commissioner Murphy (1)

 

Ladies and Gentlemen:

 

Section 1

 

    Your Committee has considered the following court orders submitted by attorneys for payment of fees earned by said attorneys for defending indigent defendants.

 

    Your Committee, therefore, recommends that the County Comptroller and County Treasurer be, and by the adoption of this report, authorized and directed to issue checks to said attorneys in the amounts recommended.

 

Appellate Case

 

286219

BRUCE H. BORNSTEIN, Attorney, presented by the Clerk of the Appellate Court, Steven M. Ravid, submitting an Order of Court to pay the sum of $2,921.00 attorney fees regarding People of the State of Illinois v. Valerie M.  Trial Court Nos. 05-JA-1139 and 05-JA-1140.  Appellate Court No. 1-06-1834.

 

Appellate Cases Approved Fiscal Year 2007 To Present:

$43,275.69

 

Appellate Cases To Be Approved:

$2,921.00

 

 

Non-Capital Cases

 

285964

MABLE TAYLOR, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $5,125.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Albert Hebron.  Indictment No. 05-CR-22859-10 (Non-Capital Case).

 

286163

DEBRA A. SEATON, Attorney submitting an Order of Court for payment of $3,012.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, David Aguayo.  Indictment No. 97-CR-1419601 (Non-Capital Case).

 

Non-Capital Cases Approved Fiscal Year 2007 To Present:

$388,320.58

 

Non-Capital Cases To Be Approved:

$8,137.50

 

 

Domestic Relations Civil Contempt Cases

 

286059

GERALD P. NORDGREN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of attorney fees totaling $322.50 for the defense of an indigent defendant, Peter Czurtrin.  Domestic Relations Civil Contempt Case No. 00-D-2566.

 


 

286060

GERALD P. NORDGREN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of attorney fees totaling $268.50 for the defense of an indigent defendant, Joseph Lawrence.  Domestic Relations Civil Contempt Case No. 88-D-079012.

 

286061

GERALD P. NORDGREN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of attorney fees totaling $1,400.00 for the defense of an indigent defendant, Mary Campos.  Domestic Relations Civil Contempt Case No. 05-D-1914.

 

286141

VAN A. SCHWAB, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of attorney fees totaling $404.54 for the defense of an indigent defendant, Mecene Valcin.  Domestic Relations Civil Contempt Case No. 95-D-250096.

 

286151

VAN A. SCHWAB, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of attorney fees totaling $944.54 for the defense of an indigent defendant, Glenn R. Miller.  Domestic Relations Civil Contempt Case No. 03-D2-30096.

 

Domestic Relations Civil Contempt Cases

Approved Fiscal Year 2007 To Present:

 

$8,000.67

 

Domestic Relations Civil Contempt Cases To Be Approved:

$3,340.08

 

 

Juvenile Cases

 

285961

ELLEN SIDNEY WEISZ, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $831.25 attorney fees for the defense of indigent defendants, Rayshawn Jordan and Nickley Snell, Parents, re:  the Snell children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 03-JA-01695, 03-JA-01696 and 05-JA-857 (Juvenile Cases).

 

285962

ELLEN SIDNEY WEISZ, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $250.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Derrick Montgomery, Father, re:  D. Montgomery, a minor.  Indictment No. 94-JA-1399 (Juvenile Case).

 

285963

ELLEN SIDNEY WEISZ, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $517.53 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Michael Wolf, Father, re:  the Wolf children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 01-JA-605 and 01-JA-606 (Juvenile Cases).

 

285965

RAYMOND A. MORRISSEY, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $300.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Deborah Parker, Mother, re:  S. Howell, a minor.  Indictment No. 97-JA-1997 (Juvenile Case).

 

285966

GILBERT C. SCHUMM, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $287.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Gregory Robinson, Father, re:  the Robinson children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 02-JA-00217 and 02-JA-00218 (Juvenile Cases).

 

285967

GILBERT C. SCHUMM, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,031.25 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Maurice Collier, Father, re:  the Collier children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 04-JA-00198, 04-JA-00200 and 06-JA-173 (Juvenile Cases).

 

285968

GILBERT C. SCHUMM, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $462.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Shirley Rhoten, Mother, re:  M. Rhoten, a minor.  Indictment No. 96-JA-713 (Juvenile Case).

 


 

285969

ILDIKO J. BODONI, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $785.00 attorney fees for the defense of indigent defendants, the Bowers children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 04-JA-966 and 04-JA-967 (Juvenile Cases).

 

285970

ILDIKO J. BODONI, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,247.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, R. Plummer, a minor.  Indictment No. 87-JA-15956 (Juvenile Case).

 

285971

ILDIKO J. BODONI, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $417.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, D. Coutee, a minor.  Indictment No. 02-JA-00515 (Juvenile Case).

 

285972

ILDIKO J. BODONI, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $465.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Charles Warren, Father, re:  C. Warren, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JA-968 (Juvenile Case).

 

285973

ILDIKO J. BODONI, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $630.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Fronta Miller, Father, re:  T. Hamilton and F. Miller, minors.  Indictment Nos. 00-JA-405 and 00-JA-506 (Juvenile Cases).

 

285974

ILDIKO J. BODONI, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,265.00 attorney fees for the defense of indigent defendants, Emmanuel McLaurin and John Moton, Fathers, re:  J. Moton and N. Sanders, minors.  Indictment Nos. 02-JA-1905 and 02-JA-1908 (Juvenile Cases).

 

285975

ILDIKO J. BODONI, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,026.25 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Tasha Brown, Mother, re:  the Brown children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 03-JA-837, 03-JA-838 and 03-JA-839 (Juvenile Cases).

 

285976

ILDIKO J. BODONI, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $484.45 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Geraldine Jenkins, Guardian, re:  A. Brown, a minor.  Indictment No. 92-JA-18579 (Juvenile Case).

 

285977

ILDIKO J. BODONI, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,957.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Elvisa Hatic, Mother, re:  the Crump and Hatic children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 06-JA-647, 06-JA-648 and 06-JA-649 (Juvenile Cases).

 

285978

ILDIKO J. BODONI, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $387.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Renard Alexander, Father, re:  R. Alexander, a minor.  Indictment No. 02-JA-1516 (Juvenile Case).

 

285979

GREGORY M. BALDWIN, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,300.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, D. Callon, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JA-00109 (Juvenile Case).

 

285980

STUART JOSHUA HOLT, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $300.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Calvin Cook-Bey, Father, re:  D. Cook-Bey, a minor.  Indictment No. 04-JA-01444 (Juvenile Case).

 

285981

THOMAS M. O'CONNELL, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $416.25 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Aslene Lewis, Mother, re:  the Curry children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 99-JA-1873 and 99-JA-1874 (Juvenile Cases).

 

285982

THOMAS M. O'CONNELL, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $87.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Ricky Washington, Father, re:  R. Stiffend and R. Washington, minors.  Indictment Nos. 03-JA-1315 and 04-JA-920 (Juvenile Cases).

 

285983

THOMAS M. O'CONNELL, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $162.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Stanley Waheed, Father, re:  D. Waheed, a minor.  Indictment No. 02-JA-1445 (Juvenile Case).

 

285984

THOMAS M. O'CONNELL, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $296.78 attorney fees for the defense of indigent defendants, Leonard Ballentine and Earl Devine, Fathers, re:  M. Devine and I. Wallace, minors.  Indictment Nos. 04-JA-1357 and 03-JA-1358 (Juvenile Cases).

 

285985

THOMAS M. O'CONNELL, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $720.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Bridgette Alm, Mother, re:  the Alm children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 97-JA-2779 and 98-JA-1406 (Juvenile Cases).

 

285986

THOMAS M. O'CONNELL, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $2,070.17 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, M. Warren, a minor.  Indictment Nos. 06-JD-4128 and 06-JD-5203 (Juvenile Cases).

 

285987

THOMAS M. O'CONNELL, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $832.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Anthony Demus, Father, re:  the Demus children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 04-JA-234 and 04-JA-235 (Juvenile Cases).

 

285988

THOMAS M. O'CONNELL, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $375.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Michael Rivera, Father, re:  M. Rivera, a minor.  Indictment No. 01-JA-211 (Juvenile Case).

 

285989

THOMAS M. O'CONNELL, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $616.25 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Annie Johnson, Mother, re:  I. Johnson, a minor.  Indictment No. 02-JA-660 (Juvenile Case).

 

285990

MAUREEN T. MURPHY, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,231.25 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, C. Arroyo, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JD-4529 (Juvenile Case).

 

285991

MAUREEN T. MURPHY, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,193.75 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Andre Holt, Sr., Father, re:  the Holt children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 02-JA-387, 02-JA-388, 02-JA-390, 02-JA-391, 02-JA-392, 02-JA-393 and 02-JA-394 (Juvenile Cases).

 

285992

MAUREEN T. MURPHY, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,043.75 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Tina Marie Albright, Mother, re:  the Albright children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 02-JA-1412, 02-JA-1413 and 02-JA-1415 (Juvenile Cases).

 

285993

WILLIAM J. MCLAUGHLIN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $562.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Rimanel Lampley, Father, re:  T. Christian, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JA-00491 (Juvenile Case).

 

285994

WILLIAM J. MCLAUGHLIN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $337.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Shawna Fagiano, Mother, re:  H. Klindera, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JA-00266 (Juvenile Case).

 

285995

WILLIAM J. MCLAUGHLIN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $262.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Reginald Jackson, Sr., Father, re:  R. Jackson, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JA-00706 (Juvenile Case).

 

285996

STUART JOSHUA HOLT, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $550.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Denise Hawkins, Mother, re:  A. Stuckey and J. Trent, minors.  Indictment Nos. 96-JA-4597 and 04-JA-0043 (Juvenile Cases).

 

285997

STUART JOSHUA HOLT, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $312.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Ayanna Franklin, Mother, re:  I. Brunson, a minor.  Indictment No. 02-JA-00233 (Juvenile Case).

 

285998

STUART JOSHUA HOLT, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $381.25 attorney fees for the defense of indigent defendants, G. Banta and S. Dunson, minors.  Indictment Nos. 02-JA-01895 and 02-JA-01896 (Juvenile Cases).

 

285999

PAUL S. KAROLL, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $462.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Paul Edwards, Father, re:  C. Swopes, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JA-475 (Juvenile Case).

 

286000

DEAN C. MORASK, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $693.75 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, A. Cornelius, a minor.  Indictment No. 03-JA-261 (Juvenile Case).

 

286001

DEAN C. MORASK, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $543.75 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Nigel Wynter, Father, re:  S. Wynter, a minor.  Indictment No. 01-JA-1458 (Juvenile Case).

 

286002

ELLEN SIDNEY WEISZ, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $193.75 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Errick Brown, Father, re:  A. Buchanan, a minor.  Indictment No. 03-JA-00521 (Juvenile Case).

 

286003

ELLEN SIDNEY WEISZ, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $181.25 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Errick Brown, Father, re:  A. Buchanan, a minor.  Indictment No. 03-JA-00521 (Juvenile Case).

 

286004

ELLEN SIDNEY WEISZ, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $325.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Randall Burnett, Father, re:  the Burnett children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 02-JA-946 and 02-JA-947 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286005

ELLEN SIDNEY WEISZ, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $876.37 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Claudia Cuevas, Mother, re:  G. Lopez and Y. Mondragon, minors.  Indictment Nos. 00-JA-01443 and 00-JA-01444 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286006

THOMAS M. O'CONNELL, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $657.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Donna Crockett, Mother, re:  the Gilmore children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 02-JA-1178 and 02-JA-1180 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286007

JUDITH HANNAH, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $694.92 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Lee Davis, Father, re:  the Davis children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 00-JA-1854, 00-JA-1855, 01-JA-1851, 01-JA-1852 and 05-JA-865 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286008

JUDITH HANNAH, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $983.55 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Robert Christopher, Father, re:  R. Christopher, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JA-337 (Juvenile Case).

 

286009

STEPHEN JAFFE, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $368.75 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Ebony Tripp, Mother, re:  J. Dixon, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JA-670 (Juvenile Case).

 

286010

STEPHEN JAFFE, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $275.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Michael Lucio, Father, re: the Lucio children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 01-JA-1223, 01-JA-1224, 01-JA-1225 and 01-JA-1226 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286011

STEPHEN JAFFE, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,112.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, H. Baker, a minor.  Indictment No. 01-JA-1456 (Juvenile Case).

 

286012

STEPHEN JAFFE, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $3,125.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, April Tyler, Mother, re: T. Yamamoto, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JA-173 (Juvenile Case).

 

286013

DONNA L. RYDER, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $750.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Abel Barnes, Father, re:  D. Barnes, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JA-623 (Juvenile Case).

 

286014

DONNA L. RYDER, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,855.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, August Fryer, Mother, re:  the Fryer, Fyness and Newsome children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 05-JA-1222, 05-JA-1223, 05-JA-1224 and 05-JA-1225 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286015

DONNA L. RYDER, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $387.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Randy Croff, Father, re:  the Burage children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 98-JA-3021, 98-JA-3022 and 98-JA-3023 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286020

CRYSTAL B. ASHLEY, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $437.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Pierre Hatcher, Father, re:  N. Hatcher, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JA-321 (Juvenile Case).

 

286021

CRYSTAL B. ASHLEY, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $475.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Abeer Doleh, Mother, re:  the Doleh children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 95-JA-6432, 95-JA-6433, 98-JA-1402 and 98-JA-1403 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286022

RICHARD S. GUTOF, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $128.75 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Mark Murphy, Father, re:  J. Panik, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JA-284 (Juvenile Case).

 

286023

RICHARD S. GUTOF, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $222.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Jeremiah Brooks, Sr., Father, re:  J. Brooks, a minor.  Indictment No. 03-JA-01515 (Juvenile Case).

 


 

286024

RICHARD S. GUTOF, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $656.25 attorney fees for the defense of indigent defendants, the Taylor children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 04-JA-0080 and 04-JA-0081 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286025

ROBERT L. FRIEDMAN, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $762.50 attorney fees for the defense of indigent defendants, the Williams children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 02-JA-1929 and 04-JA-1930 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286026

ROBERT L. FRIEDMAN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $837.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Tereatha Guy, Mother, re:  Y. Guy and M. McGowan, minors.  Indictment Nos. 05-JA-904 and 05-JA-964 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286027

GILBERT C. SCHUMM, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,262.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Jerome Bradford, Father, re:  the Bradford children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 04-JA-00117 and 05-JA-107 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286028

GILBERT C. SCHUMM, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $212.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Willie Lee Moore, Father, re:  the Johnson children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 02-JA-898 and 02-JA-899 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286029

STEVEN O. ROSS, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $320.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Julius Mossette, Father, re:  I. Goodman, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JA-600 (Juvenile Case).

 

286030

GREGORY M. BALDWIN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,137.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Alejandro Orundo, Father, re:  A. Garcia, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JA-00632 (Juvenile Case).

 

286031

PETER N. RYAN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $850.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, James Smith, Father, re:  J. Smith, a minor.  Indictment No. 04-JA-968 (Juvenile Case).

 

286032

PETER N. RYAN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,337.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Noel Garcia, Father, re:  the Schultz children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 04-JA-401, 04-JA-402 and 06-JA-013 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286033

PETER N. RYAN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $387.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Patrick Dunn, Father, re:  A. Dunn, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JA-706 (Juvenile Case).

 

286034

PETER N. RYAN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,243.75 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Gerard Curry, Sr., Father, re:  the Curry children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 03-JA-980 and 04-JA-165 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286035

PETER N. RYAN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,275.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Darlene Hunter, Mother, re:  H. Baker, a minor.  Indictment No. 01-JA-4156 (Juvenile Case).

 


 

286036

PETER N. RYAN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $487.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Leslie Perkins, Father, re:  the King and Perkins children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 02-JA-104, 02-JA-105, 02-JA-106, 02-JA-107 and 02-JA-108 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286037

PETER N. RYAN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $412.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Monuel Bracey, Father, re:  E. Milsap, a minor.  Indictment No. 00-JA-1461 (Juvenile Case).

 

286038

PETER N. RYAN, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $862.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, A. Boyd, a minor.  Indictment No. 02-JA-1104 (Juvenile Case).

 

286039

PETER N. RYAN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $250.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Theodore Johnson, Father, re:  A. Johnson and L. Mosby, minors.  Indictment Nos. 03-JA-774 and 03-JA-775 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286040

PETER N. RYAN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $450.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Ernestine Lowe, Mother, re:  R. Lowe, a minor.  Indictment No. 98-JA-2408 (Juvenile Case).

 

286041

PETER N. RYAN, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $718.75 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, G. Johnson, a minor.  Indictment No. 04-JA-1291 (Juvenile Case).

 

286042

PETER N. RYAN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,350.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Terrell Lane, Father, re:  the Lane children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 01-JA-368, 01-JA-369 and 02-JA-112 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286043

PETER N. RYAN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $687.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Lester Aldis, Father, re:  the Aldis and Ziolkowski children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 05-JA-406, 05-JA-407, 05-JA-408 and 04-JA-409 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286044

PETER N. RYAN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $637.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Sandra Peters, Mother, re:  the Polk children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 01-JA-2074 and 01-JA-2075 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286045

PETER N. RYAN, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $2,087.50 attorney fees for the defense of indigent defendants, the Perkins children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 06-JA-598 and 06-JA-599 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286046

JAMES S. WILLIAMS, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $655.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Angel Vasquez, Father, re:  the Vasquez children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 01-JA-1160, 01-JA-1161 and 01-JA-1162 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286047

JAMES S. WILLIAMS, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $185.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Trevoy Britts, Father, re:  T. Britts, a minor.  Indictment No. 03-JA-634 (Juvenile Case).

 

286048

JAMES S. WILLIAMS, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $145.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Abel Chavez, Father, re:  A. Chavez, a minor.  Indictment No. 03-JA-1542 (Juvenile Case).

 


 

286049

PETER N. RYAN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $450.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Joseph Hymon, Father, re:  G. Dunn, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JA-372 (Juvenile Case).

 

286050

JAMES S. WILLIAMS, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $287.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, D. McGee, a minor.  Indictment Nos. 06-JD-3773 and 06-JD-4497 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286051

JAMES S. WILLIAMS, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $357.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, M. Wilson-Smith, a minor.  Indictment No. 03-JA-155 (Juvenile Case).

 

286052

PETER N. RYAN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $681.25 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Thomas Kelly, Father, re:  the Kelly and Warner children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 04-JA-986, 04-JA-987 and 04-JA-988 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286053

JAMES S. WILLIAMS, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $347.14 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Felicia Hudson, Mother, re:  D. Hudson, a minor.  Indictment No. 00-JA-1433 (Juvenile Case).

 

286054

PETER N. RYAN, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,143.75 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, E. Miles, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JA-941 (Juvenile Case).

 

286055

JAMES S. WILLIAMS, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $269.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Floyd Durr, Sr., Father, re:  the Durr children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 03-JA-249 and 03-JA-250 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286056

JAMES S. WILLIAMS, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $169.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Niakia Williams, Mother, re:  the Harshaw, Partee and Williams children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 99-JA-2521, 00-JA-1532, 00-JA-1533 and 00-JA-1534 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286057

JAMES S. WILLIAMS, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $555.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, John Tyler, Father, re:  D. Tyler, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JA-273 (Juvenile Case).

 

286058

JAMES S. WILLIAMS, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $492.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, M. Harris, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JD-4503 (Juvenile Case).

 

286072

JUDITH HANNAH, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $463.14 attorney fees for the defense of indigent defendants, the Hayes children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 95-JA-2879 and 95-JA-2880 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286073

KARREN M. PLANT, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $635.00 attorney fees for the defense of indigent defendants, the Guice children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 99-JA-22421 and 99-JA-22422 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286074

PATRICK K. SCHLEE, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $206.25 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Roy Drees, Father, re:  M. Drees, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JA-526 (Juvenile Case).

 


 

286075

PATRICK K. SCHLEE, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $993.75 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, R. Wilkinson, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JA-657 (Juvenile Case).

 

286076

PATRICK K. SCHLEE, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $668.75 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Johnnie Simmons, Father, re:  the Carr and Simmons children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 02-JA-683, 02-JA-684, 02-JA-685, 02-JA-686, 02-JA-687, 02-JA-688, 02-JA-689, 02-JA-690 and 02-JA-691 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286077

THOMAS M. O’CONNELL, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $482.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Rachelle Bradley, Mother, re:  A. Bradley, a minor.  Indictment No. 02-JA-1462 (Juvenile Case).

 

286084

STEPHEN JAFFE, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $450.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Vanessa James, Guardian, re:  C. Lyles, a minor.  Indictment No. 91-J-26326 (Juvenile Case).

 

286085

STEVEN SILETS, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,593.75 attorney fees for the defense of indigent defendants, the Brown children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 05-JA-800 and 06-JA-436 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286086

STEVEN SILETS, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $2,537.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Sharon Kozup, Mother, re:  the Kozup children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 02-JA-237 and 02-JA-481 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286087

DEAN C. MORASK, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $706.25 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Lacy Ousley, Sr., Father, re:  L. Ousley, a minor.  Indictment No. 01-JA-2317 (Juvenile Case).

 

286088

DEAN C. MORASK, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $721.55 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Robert Goodman, Father, re:  the Goodman children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 05-JA-600, 05-JA-601, 05-JA-602 and 05-JA-603 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286089

MICHAEL J. VITALE, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $500.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Darryl Howard, Father, re:  M. McFarren, a minor.  Indictment No. 04-JA-0605 (Juvenile Case).

 

286090

SAMUEL N. WARSAWSKY, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $660.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Pearl McConnell, Guardian, re:  A. Jenkins, a minor.  Indictment No. 97-JA-4298 (Juvenile Case).

 

286091

SAMUEL N. WARSAWSKY, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $295.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Frank Drew, Custodian, re:  J. Smith, a minor.  Indictment No. 04-JA-692 (Juvenile Case).

 

286092

SAMUEL N. WARSAWSKY, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,177.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Nancy Terrell, Guardian, re:  the Mendez children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 95-JA-03450 and 95-JA-03451 (Juvenile Cases).

 


 

286093

MARILYN L. BURNS, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,375.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Craig Westbrook, Sr., Father, re:  C. Westbrook, a minor.  Indictment No. 04-JA-1168 (Juvenile Case).

 

286094

MARILYN L. BURNS, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $990.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Rosemary Watson, Mother, re:  the Watson children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 04-JA-217, 04-JA-219 and 04-JA-220 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286095

THOMAS J. ESLER, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,495.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Casha Jackson, Mother, re:  R. Jackson, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JA-000734 (Juvenile Case).

 

286096

THOMAS J. ESLER, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $2,120.00 attorney fees for the defense of indigent defendants, the Collier and Morris children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 06-JA-000462, 06-JA-000463 and 06-JA-000464 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286097

THOMAS J. ESLER, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,153.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Lucille Pilgram, Guardian, re:  C. Wilson, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JA-00795 (Juvenile Case).

 

286098

MARIE J. TARASKA, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $137.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Eric Hanes, a minor and a witness, re:  E. Silva, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JD-1697 (Juvenile Case).

 

286099

CRYSTAL B. ASHLEY, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,465.95 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Geraldo Padilla, Father, re:  S. Padilla, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JA-00383 (Juvenile Case).

 

286100

MAUREEN T. MURPHY, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $856.25 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Steven McGhee, Father, re:  the McGhee children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 04-JA-568 and 05-JA-1194 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286101

MAUREEN T. MURPHY, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $762.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Keith Smith, Father, re:  N. Smith, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JA-1269 (Juvenile Case).

 

286102

CHRISTIAN S. COLLIN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $775.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Morris Davis, Father, re:  D. Davis, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JA-1128 (Juvenile Case).

 

286103

CHRISTIAN S. COLLIN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $887.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Craig Robinson, Father, re:  C. Robinson, a minor.  Indictment No. 04-JA-1200 (Juvenile Case).

 

286104

CHRISTIAN S. COLLIN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $750.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Tinithia Dobson, Mother, re:  T. Thompson and J. Townsend, minors.  Indictment Nos. 04-JA-1429 and 04-JA-1430 (Juvenile Cases).

 


 

286105

CHRISTIAN S. COLLIN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $451.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Latesha Jackson, Mother, re:  T. Jackson, a minor.  Indictment No. 97-JA-3864 (Juvenile Case).

 

286106

CHRISTIAN S. COLLIN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $377.38 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Rico Williams, Father, re:  R. Henry, a minor.  Indictment No. 03-JA-300 (Juvenile Case).

 

286107

CHRISTIAN S. COLLIN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $625.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Lanoris Burton, Father, re:  W. Walker, a minor.  Indictment No. 04-JA-712 (Juvenile Case).

 

286108

SAMUEL N. WARSAWSKY, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $75.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Joel Ben Gap, Father, re:  the Hargrove children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 02-JA-00940 and 03-JA-1268 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286109

CHRISTIAN S. COLLIN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $400.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Vicente Torres, Father, re:  G. Torres, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JA-1156 (Juvenile Case).

 

286110

CHRISTIAN S. COLLIN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $862.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Sir Lawrence King, Father, re:  S. King and P. Smith, minors.  Indictment Nos. 04-JA-1599 and 06-JA-228 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286111

CHRISTIAN S. COLLIN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $375.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Shawn Fowler, Father, re:  D. Fowler, a minor.  Indictment No. 02-JA-989 (Juvenile Case).

 

286112

CHRISTIAN S. COLLIN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $972.70 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Damarey Cartegena, Mother, re:  A. Rosario, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JA-531 (Juvenile Case).

 

286113

CHRISTIAN S. COLLIN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $787.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, D. Burita, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JD-4861 (Juvenile Case).

 

286114

CHRISTIAN S. COLLIN, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $975.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, M. Aguerro, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JA-6 (Juvenile Case).

 

286115

CHRISTIAN S. COLLIN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $337.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Eddie Moore, Father, re:  E. Moore, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JA-509 (Juvenile Case).

 

286116

CHRISTIAN S. COLLIN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $904.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Shareese Raffey, Mother, re:  the Brown children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 06-JA-540 and 06-JA-541 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286117

CHRISTIAN S. COLLIN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $750.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Emanuel McGraw, Father, re:  C. Paige, a minor.  Indictment No. 00-JA-418 (Juvenile Case).

 


 

286118

CHRISTIAN S. COLLIN, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $587.50 attorney fees for the defense of indigent defendants, T. Davenport and T. Richardson, minors.  Indictment Nos. 04-JA-895 and 05-JA-1242 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286119

CHRISTIAN S. COLLIN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $262.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Revell Parker, Father, re:  L. Castillo, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JA-618 (Juvenile Case).

 

286120

JUDITH HANNAH, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $545.70 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Rashay Head, Mother, re:  the Head children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 03-JA-204, 04-JA-1414 and 06-JA-113 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286130

STEPHEN JAFFE, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $662.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Howard Junious, Sr., Father, re:  the Junious children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 99-JA-967 and 99-JA-2530 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286131

ILDIKO J. BODONI, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $467.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Keith Stiff, Father, re:  the Moses children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 01-JA-1899 and 01-JA-1900 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286132

ILDIKO J. BODONI, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $557.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, James Barber, Father, re:  J. Barber, a minor.  Indictment No. 02-JA-1918 (Juvenile Case).

 

286133

ILDIKO J. BODONI, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $147.14 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Geraldine Jenkins, Guardian, re:  A. Brown, a minor.  Indictment No. 92-JA-18579 (Juvenile Case).

 

286134

MELINDA MACGREGOR, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $637.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Teodoro Suarez, Father, re:  the Suarez children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 06-JA-246, 06-JA-247 and 06-JA-248 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286135

MARV RAIDBARD, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $293.75 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Lisa Johnson, Mother, re:  G. Johnson, a minor.  Indictment No. 03-JA-1009 (Juvenile Case).

 

286136

MARV RAIDBARD, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $450.00 attorney fees for the defense of indigent defendants, the Hopkins children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 02-JA-1181 and 04-JA-863 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286137

MARV RAIDBARD, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $362.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Shervene Mabry, Mother, re:  J. Brooks, a minor.  Indictment No. 03-JA-1515 (Juvenile Case).

 

286138

MARV RAIDBARD, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $606.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Andy Jones, Father, re:  A. Jones, a minor.  Indictment No. 04-JA-1406 (Juvenile Case).

 

286139

MARV RAIDBARD, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,131.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Kevin Farr, Father, re:  the Connor child, a minor.  Indictment No. 03-JA-429 (Juvenile Case).

 

286140

MARV RAIDBARD, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $650.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Peggy Jordan, Mother, re:  the Jordan children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 96-JA-3493 and 96-JA-3495 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286142

PETER N. RYAN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,900.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Anthony Longstreet, Father, re:  F. Hodges and E. Longstreet, minors.  Indictment Nos. 04-JA-1049 and 04-JA-1050 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286143

PETER N. RYAN, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,675.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, K. Johnson, a minor.  Indictment No. 02-JA-1550 (Juvenile Case).

 

286144

STEVEN O. ROSS, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $635.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, N. Hutson, a minor.  Indictment Nos. 06-JD-4409 and 06-JD-6117 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286145

STEVEN O. ROSS, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $600.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Byron Pruett, Father, re:  B. Wherry, a minor.  Indictment No. 04-JA-1237 (Juvenile Case).

 

286146

ELLEN SIDNEY WEISZ, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $318.75 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Donald Hoke, Father, re:  E. Hoke, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JA-1131 (Juvenile Case).

 

286147

BRIAN J. O’HARA, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,297.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Cynthia Turner, Mother, re:  L. Williams, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JA-00629 (Juvenile Case).

 

286148

MAUREEN T. MURPHY, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $606.25 attorney fees for the defense of indigent defendants, the Lawson, May and Pettis children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 06-JA-241, 06-JA-242, 06-JA-243 and 06-JA-244 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286149

MELANIE M. PETTWAY, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $512.50 attorney fees for the defense of indigent defendants, the Neealy children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 04-JA-1084 and 04-JA-1085 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286150

BRIAN J. O'HARA, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $585.00 attorney fees for the defense of indigent defendants, the McEfee children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 03-JA-0079, 03-JA-0080 and 06-JA-00221 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286152

PETER N. RYAN, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $2,495.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, R. Rollins, a minor.  Indictment No. 93-JA-6157 (Juvenile Case).

 

286154

PECK, BLOOM, AUSTRIACO & MITCHELL, LLC, presented by Marisa T. Cippola, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $5,990.78 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Stephanie Smith, Mother, re:  J. Albert, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-CoAD-1821 (Juvenile Case).

 

286165

AFEEF LAW OFFICES, LTD., presented by Junaid M. Afeef, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,193.75 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Gerald Purnell, Father, re:  the Linn, Pitts and Purnell children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 05-JA-354, 05-JA-355, 05-JA-356 and 05-JA-357 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286166

AFEEF LAW OFFICES, LTD., presented by Junaid M. Afeef, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $137.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Andrew Hawkins, Father, re:  the Hawkins children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 07-JA-136 and 07-JA-137 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286167

AFEEF LAW OFFICES, LTD., presented by Junaid M. Afeef, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $537.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, James Derolf, Father, re:  the Derolf children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 05-JA-1057, 05-JA-1058 and 05-JA-1059 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286168

AFEEF LAW OFFICES, LTD., presented by Junaid M. Afeef, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $725.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, L. Jackson, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JA-177 (Juvenile Case).

 

286169

AFEEF LAW OFFICES, LTD., presented by Junaid M. Afeef, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $525.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, B. McGowan, a minor.  Indictment No. 97-JA-665 (Juvenile Case).

 

286181

PAUL D. KATZ, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $519.25 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Betty Wilson, Adoptive Mother, re:  K. Johnson, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JA-00808 (Juvenile Case).

 

286182

GILBERT C. SCHUMM, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $756.25 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, D. Whitehead, a minor.  Indictment No. 07-JA-11 (Juvenile Case).

 

286183

GILBERT C. SCHUMM, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $187.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Caprise Manney, Mother, re:  the Manney children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 01-JA-02076 and 01-JA-02077 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286184

GILBERT C. SCHUMM, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,075.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Wendy St. Pierre, Mother, re:  the Cox and St. Pierre children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 98-JA-2105, 98-JA-2106 and 99-JA-251 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286185

GILBERT C. SCHUMM, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $887.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Kevin Hennessy, Father, re:  L. Hennessy, a minor.  Indictment No. 02-JA-1015 (Juvenile Case).

 

286186

STEPHEN JAFFE, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $537.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Patricia Jones, Mother, re:  A. Jones, a minor.  Indictment No. 02-JA-996 (Juvenile Case).

 

286198

AFEEF LAW OFFICES, LTD., presented by Junaid M. Afeef, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $575.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Aloysius Nlekwa, Father, re:  the Tolbert children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 06-JA-73 and 06-JA-74 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286199

STEVEN SILETS, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $600.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Salvador Mancilla, Father, re:  the Mancilla children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 05-JA-00334 and 05-JA-00335 (Juvenile Cases).

 


 

286200

STEVEN SILETS, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $443.75 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Thomas Olsen, Father, re:  S. Olsen, a minor.  Indictment No. 01-JA-1622 (Juvenile Case).

 

286201

STEVEN SILETS, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $762.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, J. McClain, a minor.  Indictment No. 04-JA-01534 (Juvenile Case).

 

286202

PAUL D. KATZ, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $237.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Patrick Keating, Father, re:  K. Keating, a minor.  Indictment No. 04-JA-00518 (Juvenile Case).

 

286203

PAUL D. KATZ, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $675.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, L. Myers, a minor.  Indictment No. 03-JA-01452 (Juvenile Case).

 

286210

SAMUEL N. WARSAWSKY, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $600.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Kerry Jefferson, Father, re:  the Jefferson children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 01-JA-345, 01-JA-346, 01-JA-347, 01-JA-348 and 01-JA-349 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286224

DEAN N. BASTOUNES, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $362.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Richard Samulski, Father, re:  C. Samulski, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JA-01192 (Juvenile Case).

 

286225

BRUCE H. BORNSTEIN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $825.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Barbara Lewis, Mother, re:  the Morris children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 06-JA-661 and 06-JA-662 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286226

BRUCE H. BORNSTEIN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $687.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Tyrone Thomas, Father, re:  T. Thomas, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JA-0494 (Juvenile Case).

 

286227

BRUCE H. BORNSTEIN, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $400.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Christopher Graves, Father, re:  C. Graves, a minor.  Indictment No. 96-JA-1595 (Juvenile Case).

 

286228

JUDITH HANNAH, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $889.06 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Davis Frederick, Father, re:  D. Frederick, a minor.  Indictment No. 04-JA-1215 (Juvenile Case).

 

286229

JUDITH HANNAH, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,287.50 attorney fees for the defense of indigent defendants, the Freeman and Jones children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 03-JA-869, 03-JA-870 and 03-JA-871 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286230

JUDITH HANNAH, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $456.25 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, A. Dunn, a minor.  Indictment No. 05-JA-706 (Juvenile Case).

 

286231

JUDITH HANNAH, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $619.92 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Thomas Lawson, Father, re:  M. Lawson, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JA-242 (Juvenile Case).

 


 

286232

SAMUEL N. WARSAWSKY, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $371.25 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Alex Kriesel, Father, re:  A. Steger, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JA-00122 (Juvenile Case).

 

286233

SAMUEL N. WARSAWSKY, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $468.75 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Jacorey Perkins, Father, re:  the Perkins children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 06-JA-00598 and 06-JA-00599 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286234

SAMUEL N. WARSAWSKY, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $1,100.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Joel Ben Gad, Father, re:  the Hargrove children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 02-JA-00940 and 03-JA-1268 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286235

SAMUEL N. WARSAWSKY, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $475.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Laron Bell, Father, re:  D. Brown, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JA-00303 (Juvenile Case).

 

286236

SAMUEL N. WARSAWSKY, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $325.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Sandra Hawkins, Mother, re:  R. Hawkins, a minor.  Indictment No. 04-JA-00618 (Juvenile Case).

 

286237

SAMUEL N. WARSAWSKY, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $675.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Mary Tuttle, Grandmother, re:  A. Tuttle, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JA-428 (Juvenile Case).

 

286238

SAMUEL N. WARSAWSKY, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $737.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Angela Dyson, Mother, re:  R. Strong, a minor.  Indictment No. 03-JA-1617 (Juvenile Case).

 

286241

SAMUEL N. WARSAWSKY, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $337.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Ladell Buckles, Custodian, re:  the Boleyjack children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 03-JA-1263, 03-JA-1264, 03-JA-1265 and 02-JA-1266 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286242

DEAN N. BASTOUNES, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $262.50 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Sharon Booth, Mother, re:  the Booth children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 04-JA-00360 and 04-JA-00361 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286243

DEAN N. BASTOUNES, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $381.25 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Alexis Nelson, Mother, re:  the Nelson children, minors.  Indictment Nos. 00-JA-001594 and 00-JA-001595 (Juvenile Cases).

 

286244

DEAN N. BASTOUNES, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $181.25 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Juan Hollis, Father, re:  J. Carter, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JA-00879 (Juvenile Case).

 

286245

DEAN N. BASTOUNES, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $356.25 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Y. Jaimes, a minor.  Indictment No. 01-JA-02101 (Juvenile Case).

 

286246

DEAN N. BASTOUNES, Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $556.25 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, Derrick Macklin, Father, re:  M. Macklin, a minor.  Indictment No. 06-JA-00697 (Juvenile Case).

 


 

286247

DEAN N. BASTOUNES, Attorney and Guardian ad Litem, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $275.00 attorney fees for the defense of an indigent defendant, I. Varnado, a minor.  Indictment No. 04-JA-00912 (Juvenile Case).

 

Juvenile Cases Approved Fiscal Year 2007 To Present:

$1,187,946.08

 

Juvenile Cases To Be Approved:

$143,846.73

 

 

Special Court Cases

 

286207

HINSHAW & CULBERTSON, LLP, Steven M. Puiszis and Frank J. Marsico, Special State's Attorneys, presented by the Office of the State's Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $3,229.00 attorney fees and expenses regarding Genise Hart, et al. v. Michael F. Sheahan, et al., Case No. 03-C-1768 (Petition for Appointment of Special State’s Attorney, Case No. 06-CH-07521), for the period of December 1-21, 2006 (attorney fees) and December 12 & 13, 2006 (expenses).  To date $424,636.63 has been paid.  This invoice was approved by the Litigation Subcommittee at its meeting of March 1, 2007.  Please forward the check to Patrick T. Driscoll, Jr., Deputy State's Attorney, Chief, Civil Actions Bureau, for transmittal.

 

286211

HINSHAW & CULBERTSON, LLP, Steven M. Puiszis and Frank J. Marsico, Special State's Attorneys, presented by the Office of the State's Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $6,131.49 attorney fees and expenses regarding Genise Hart, et al. v. Michael F. Sheahan, et al., Case No. 03-C-1768 (Petition for Appointment of Special State’s Attorney, Case No. 06-CH-07521), for the period of January 4-31, 2007 (attorney fees) and December 22, 2006 through January 23, 2007 (expenses).  To date $424,636.63 has been paid.  This invoice was approved by the Litigation Subcommittee at its meeting of March 1, 2007.  Please forward the check to Patrick T. Driscoll, Jr., Deputy State's Attorney, Chief, Civil Actions Bureau, for transmittal.

 

286212

HINSHAW & CULBERTSON, LLP, Steven M. Puiszis and Frank J. Marsico, Special State's Attorneys, presented by the Office of the State's Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $6,847.30 attorney fees and expenses regarding Gaylor Cobbs v. Michael F. Sheahan, Case No. 03-C-3841 (Petition for Appointment of Special State’s Attorney, Case No. 05-CH-00618), for the period of November 29 through December 27, 2006 (attorney fees) and December 5-20, 2006 (expenses).  To date $260,024.54 has been paid.  This invoice was approved by the Litigation Subcommittee at its meeting of March 1, 2007.  Please forward the check to Patrick T. Driscoll, Jr., Deputy State's Attorney, Chief, Civil Actions Bureau, for transmittal.

 

286213

HINSHAW & CULBERTSON, LLP, Steven M. Puiszis and Frank J. Marsico, Special State's Attorneys, presented by the Office of the State's Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $9,803.68 attorney fees and expenses regarding Gaylor Cobbs v. Michael F. Sheahan, Case No. 03-C-3841 (Petition for Appointment of Special State’s Attorney, Case No. 05-CH-00618), for the period of January 2-31, 2007 (attorney fees) and December 19, 2006 through January 30, 2007 (expenses).  To date $260,024.54 has been paid.  This invoice was approved by the Litigation Subcommittee at its meeting of March 1, 2007.  Please forward the check to Patrick T. Driscoll, Jr., Deputy State's Attorney, Chief, Civil Actions Bureau, for transmittal.

 


 

286214

QUERREY & HARROW, LTD., Daniel F. Gallagher, Terrence F. Guolee, Larry S. Kowalczyk and Daniel A. Kirk, Special State's Attorneys, presented by the Office of the State's Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $13,674.12 attorney fees and expenses regarding Thomas v. County of Cook, et al., Case No. 04-C-3563 (Petition for Appointment of Special State’s Attorney, Case No. 06-CH-09606), for the period of December 27, 2006 through February 12, 2007.  To date $169,464.54 has been paid.  This invoice was approved by the Litigation Subcommittee at its meeting of March 1, 2007.  Please forward the check to Patrick T. Driscoll, Jr., Deputy State's Attorney, Chief, Civil Actions Bureau, for transmittal.

 

286221

QUERREY & HARROW, LTD., Daniel F. Gallagher, Terrence F. Guolee, Larry S. Kowalczyk and Daniel A. Kirk, Special State's Attorneys, presented by the Office of the State's Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $25,712.52 attorney fees and expenses regarding Jackson v. Sheriff of Cook County, et al., Case No. 06-C-0493 (Petition for Appointment of Special State’s Attorney, Case No. 06-CH-06094), for the period of December 18, 2006 through February 12, 2007.  To date $72,545.10 has been paid.  This invoice was approved by the Litigation Subcommittee at its meeting of March 1, 2007.  Please forward the check to Patrick T. Driscoll, Jr., Deputy State's Attorney, Chief, Civil Actions Bureau, for transmittal.

 

286222

JULIA M. NOWICKI, Compliance Administrator, presented by the Office of the State’s Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $25,385.64 fees and expenses regarding Shakman, et al. v. Democratic Organization of Cook County, USDC No. 69-C-2145.  The Board of Commissioners approved a Supplemental Relief Order (SRO) on November 29, 2006.  On November 30, 2006, the United States District Court entered a SRO in this matter requiring the appointment of a Compliance Administrator.  As part of the SRO, Cook County is required to pay the reasonable fees and expenses incurred by the Compliance Administrator.  On April 4, 2007, Judge Wayne R. Andersen entered an order approving fees and expenses in the amount of $25,385.64 made payable to Julia M. Nowicki, Compliance Administrator.  Please forward the check to Patrick M. Blanchard, Assistant State’s Attorney, Division Chief, Civil Actions Bureau, for transmittal.

 

Special Court Cases Approved Fiscal Year 2007 To Present:

$2,455,543.72

 

Special Court Cases To Be Approved:

$90,783.75

 

 

Special Court Criminal Case

 

286223

ROBERT D. BOYLE, Assistant Special State’s Attorney, presented by the Office of the State's Attorney, submitting an Order of Court for payment of $24,758.91 regarding appointment of Special Prosecutor, No. 2001, Misc. 4, for the following:

 

The Comptroller of Cook County is hereby ordered to pay interim fees to Assistant Special State’s Attorney Robert D. Boyle in the amount of $3,150.00, and to pay the sum of $21,608.91, for the total of the following expenses incurred by the Office of the Special Prosecutor for the month of February 2007.

 

1.   Services – Assistant Special Prosecutors                                        $ 2,580.00

2.   Office Rent                                                                                                4,402.26

3.  Leased Office Equipment, Furniture & Fixtures                                      808.78

4.   Telephone                                                                                                    296.29

5.  Office Expense                                                                                            246.30

6.   Office Salaries                                                                                       10,738.20

7.   Computer Maintenance                                                                          1,600.00

8.  Westlaw Legal Research                                                                           583.08

9.   Insurance                                                                                                      354.00

 

Said amounts totaling $24,758.91.  The Comptroller of Cook County is therefore ordered to issue payment to the Office of the Special Prosecutor in the amount of $24,758.91 (310-263 Account).  To date $6,549,316.75 has been paid.  Please forward the check to Patrick T. Driscoll, Jr., Deputy State’s Attorney, Chief, Civil Actions Bureau, for transmittal.

 

                        Commissioner PERAICA voted NO on the above item.

 

Special Court Criminal Cases Approved Fiscal Year 2007

To Present:

 

$133,122.16

 

Special Court Criminal Case To Be Approved:

$24,758.91

 

 

COMMISSIONER SILVESTRI, SECONDED BY COMMISSIONER PERAICA, MOVED APPROVAL OF THE COURT ORDERS. THE MOTION CARRIED.

 

 

Section 2

 

     Your Committee has considered the following numbered and described bills and recommends that they be, and upon the adoption of this report, approved and that the County Comptroller and County Treasurer are authorized and directed to issue checks to said claimants in the amounts recommended.

 

285960

G4S JUSTICE SERVICES, INC., Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, submitting invoice totaling $46,662.00, part payment for Contract No. 06-45-567, for rental of 350 Elmo Tech GMS cellular RFM units for the Sheriff’s Department of Community Supervision and Intervention, for the month of February 2007 (236-638 Account).  (See Comm. No. 285751).  Purchase Order No. 153375, approved by County Board May 16, 2006.

 

286066

ACCREDITED CHICAGO NEWSPAPERS, INC., Chicago, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $227,836.40, part payment for Contract No. 06-41-133, for the printing and publishing of the 2006 real estate assessments for the triennial townships in Cook County inside the City of Chicago for the Assessor’s Office (040-240 Account).  (See Comm. No. 284216).  Purchase Order No. 149496, approved by County Board September 20, 2005.

 

286177

PUBLIC BUILDING COMMISSION OF CHICAGO, Chicago, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $3,419,184.60, part payment for operating expenses for the Richard J. Daley Center, for the months of December 2006 through February 2007 (490-470 Account).  Approved by County Board February 23, 2007.

 

286178

OFFICE OF THE COUNTY ASSESSOR, submitting invoice totaling $100,000.00, part payment for postage for meter 6023 postage machine for the Assessor's Office (040-225 Account).  Check to be made payable to the U.S. Postmaster Postal Service.

 

APPROVED AS AMENDED.

 

286179

OFFICE OF THE RECORDER OF DEEDS, submitting invoice totaling $25,000.00, part payment for postage for Pitney Bowes mailing machine for the Recorder of Deeds Office (130-225 Account).  Check to be made payable to Pitney Bowes Reserve Account.

 


 

286180

SOUTH WEST INDUSTRIES, INC. d/b/a Anderson Elevator Company, Broadview, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $70,107.49, 9th part payment for Contract No. 05-53-608, for the Countywide Elevator Modernization Project - Phase 3, Bid Package #8 (design/build services) for the Office of Capital Planning and Policy, for the period of February 24 through March 23, 2007.  Bond Issue (20000 Account).  (See Comm. No. 285595).  Purchase Order No. 148238, approved by County Board October 18, 2005.

 

VICE CHAIRMAN SIMS, SECONDED BY COMMISSIONER PERAICA, MOVED TO DEFER CONSIDERATION OF COMMUNICATION NUMBER 286180.  FOLLOWING DISCUSSION, VICE CHAIRMAN SIMS AND COMMISSIONER PERAICA WITHDREW THEIR MOTION TO DEFER.

 

286187

WRIGHT EXPRESS FINANCIAL SERVICES CORPORATION, Carol Stream, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $263,188.95, part payment for Contract No. 06-41-653, for the County’s participation in the State of Illinois contract for motor vehicle fuel card purchases submitted by the Sheriff’s Office, for the month of March 2007 (211-445 Account).  (See Comm. No. 285515).  Purchase Order No. 156188, approved by County Board July 12, 2006.

 

286190

MCDERMOTT CENTER, Chicago, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $47,202.22, final payment for Contract No. 06-41-527, for substance abuse treatment program (Residential Program) for female detainees for the Sheriff’s Department of Women’s Justice Services, for the month of February 2007 (212-298 Account).  (See Comm. No. 284807).  Purchase Order No. 152788, approved by County Board May 3, 2006.

 

286191

MCDERMOTT CENTER, Chicago, Illinois, submitting two (2) invoices totaling $115,499.69, final payment for Contract No. 06-41-527, for substance abuse treatment program (Furlough Program) for female detainees for the Sheriff’s Department of Women’s Justice Services, for the months of January and February 2007 (212-298 Account).  (See Comm. No. 284811).  Purchase Order No. 155503, approved by County Board May 3, 2006.

 

286205

CAMBRIDGE INTEGRATED SERVICES GROUP f/k/a Martin Boyer Company, Inc., Chicago, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $25,472.62, part payment for Contract No. 05-41-263, for professional services for the investigation and adjustment of third party automobile and general liability claims, patient arrestee program and administration of unemployment compensation claims for the Department of Risk Management (499-274 Account).  Purchase Order No. 150941, approved by County Board March 23, 2004.

 

286208

UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS EXTENSION, Matteson, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $250,000.00, 1st part payment to assist in delivering educational programs to residents of Cook County by the University of Illinois Extension.  Funds are used to provide office space in several locations; for programs and teaching aids; supplies; travel for staff; support for 4-H community workers; telephone and other utilities (490-298 Account).  Approved by County Board February 23, 2007.

 

286209

DIVANE BROTHERS ELECTRIC COMPANY, Franklin Park, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $496,170.00, 6th part payment for Contract No. 06-53-232, for the Countywide fire and life safety system upgrade, Bid Package #4 (Durand Building, Hektoen Building, Juvenile Temporary Detention Center and Hawthorne Warehouse) for the Office of Capital Planning and Policy, for the month of February 2007.  Bond Issue (20000 Account).  (See Comm. No. 285592).  Purchase Order No. 150973, approved by County Board March 1, 2006.

 


 

286215

DIVANE BROTHERS ELECTRIC COMPANY, Franklin Park, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $195,953.00, 14th and final payment for Contract No. 05-53-331, for the security improvement project at the Department of Corrections, Divisions III and IV for the Office of Capital Planning and Policy, for the months of October 2006 through February 2007.  Bond Issue (20000 Account).  (See Comm. No. 283999).  Purchase Order No. 146396, approved by County Board June 21, 2005.

 

286216

SIMPSON CONSTRUCTION COMPANY, Bellwood, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $587,903.40, 3rd and 4th part payments for Contract No. 06-53-420, for the Criminal Courts Administration Building Kitchen and Cafeteria Renovation Project for the Office of Capital Planning and Policy, for the period of December 23, 2006 through February 28, 2007.  Bond Issue (20000 Account).  (See Comm. No. 284727).  Purchase Order No. 152294, approved by County Board June 6, 2006.

 

286220

SUTTON FORD, INC., Matteson, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $34,268.00, full payment for Contract No. 06-82-612, for two (2) 4-door mid-size vehicles for the Department of Environmental Control (717/161-549 Account).  Purchase Order No. 155038, approved by County Board December 19, 2006.

 

286239

ARAMARK CORRECTIONAL SERVICES, INC., Atlanta, Georgia, submitting ten (10) invoices totaling $1,625,277.27, part payment for Contract No. 04-54-618 Rebid/Revised, for food service for the Department of Corrections, for the period of December 15, 2006 through February 21, 2007 (239-223 Account).  Purchase Order No. 156729, approved by County Board November 3, 2004 and November 14, 2006.

 

 

Commissioner Claypool voted NO on the above item.

 

286240

CATALYST CONSULTING GROUP, INC., Chicago, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $44,715.00, part payment for Contract No. 07-41-160, for database assistance, programming support, and IT infrastructure support services for the County Clerk’s Office, Election Division, for the months of December 2006 through February 2007 (524-260 Account).  Purchase Order No. 156654, approved by County Board January 9, 2007.

 

286248

DIVANE BROTHERS ELECTRIC COMPANY, Franklin Park, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $391,196.70, 9th part payment for Contract No. 05-53-402 Rebid, for the Countywide Telecommunication Wiring Installation Project, Phase II at the Criminal Courts Building for the Office of Capital Planning and Policy, for the month of October 2006.  Bond Issue (20000 Account).  (See Comm. No. 282774).  Purchase Order No. 147652, approved by County Board September 20, 2005.

 

 

COMMISSIONER GOSLIN, SECONDED BY COMMISSIONER STEELE, MOVED APPROVAL OF THE BILLS AND CLAIMS, AS AMENDED.  THE MOTION CARRIED.

 

 

Section 3

 

     Your Committee has considered the following numbered and described bills which are the obligation of the Health Facilities and recommends that they be, and upon the adoption of this report, approved, and that the County Comptroller and County Treasurer are authorized and directed to issue checks in the amounts recommended to said claimants.

 


 

286016

RUSH UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER, Chicago, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $213,384.13, part payment for Contract No. 04-41-730, for a subagreement for general surgery residents (salaries and fringes) in accordance with the Cooperative Educational Master Affiliation Agreement for Stroger Hospital of Cook County, for the month of January 2007 (897-272 Account).  (See Comm. No. 285420).  Purchase Order No. 155720, approved by County Board June 15, 2004.

 

286017

ANGELICA TEXTILE SERVICES GROUP, Chicago, Illinois, submitting two (2) invoices totaling $55,869.16, part payment for Contract No. 04-53-481, for laundry linen services for Stroger Hospital of Cook County, for the weeks ending March 3 and March 10, 2007 (897-222 Account).  (See Comm. No. 285416).  Purchase Order No. 155016, approved by County Board June 15, 2004.

 

286018

ACS CONSULTANT COMPANY d/b/a ACS Healthcare Solutions, Cincinnati, Ohio, submitting invoice totaling $317,260.17, part payment for Contract No. 07-41-46, for information technology (IT) services for Stroger Hospital of Cook County, for the month of March 2007 (897-260 Account).  (See Comm. No. 285134).  Purchase Order No. 154951, approved by County Board September 7, 2006.

 

286019

PER-SE TECHNOLOGIES, INC., Atlanta, Georgia, submitting invoice totaling $46,664.41, full payment for Contract No. 07-45-33, for biennial licensing fees, maintenance and support for the Automated Nurse Staffing Office System (ANSOS) and the Operating Room Staffing Office System (ORSOS) for Oak Forest Hospital of Cook County, for the months of January through December 2007 (898-441 Account).  Purchase Order No. 156051, approved by County Board September 7, 2006.

 

286062

WRIGHT MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY, INC., St. Louis, Missouri, submitting invoice totaling $28,799.26, part payment for Contract No. 04-45-216, for orthopaedic implants, fixative devices and consumable supplies for Stroger Hospital of Cook County (897-362 Account).  (See Comm. No. 284646).  Purchase Order No. 155415, approved by County Board July 12, 2005.

 

286063

SMITH-THOMAS-WILLIAMS, INC. c/o Alliance Capital, LLC, New York, New York, submitting three (3) invoices totaling $82,922.10, part payment for Contract No. 06-72-206, for radiology temporary staffing services for Stroger Hospital of Cook County, for the periods of November 19 through December 30, 2006 (897-275 Account).  (See Comm. No. 284645).  Purchase Order No. 155243, approved by County Board May 3, 2006.

 

286064

BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, submitting invoice totaling $41,188.94, part payment for Contract No. 04-45-804, for disposable urological and gynecological surgical supplies for Stroger Hospital of Cook County (897-362 Account).  (See Comm. No. 284647).  Purchase Order No. 154988, approved by County Board July 13, 2004 and April 5, 2006.

 

286065

NORTHWESTERN PHARMACEUTICAL & SUPPLY CORPORATION, Lincolnwood, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $38,285.39, part payment for Contract No. 04-72-693, for reagents and consumable supplies for vendor provided chemistry analyzers for Stroger Hospital of Cook County, for the month of January 2007 (897-365 Account).  (See Comm. No. 284643).  Purchase Order No. 149343, approved by County Board September 21, 2004.

 


 

286067

BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, submitting invoice totaling $200,000.00, full payment for Contract No. 05-41-283, for TaxusTM Express 2TM Paclitaxel-Eluting coronary stent system for Stroger Hospital of Cook County (897-362 Account).  Purchase Order No. 155030, approved by County Board January 5, 2005, September 20, 2005 and October 17, 2006.

 

286068

U.S. TISSUE & CELL, Cincinnati, Ohio, submitting two (2) invoices totaling $61,837.92, part payment for Contract No. 03-45-721, for cryopreserved cadaver meshed allograph skin tissue for Stroger Hospital of Cook County (897-360 Account).  Purchase Order No. 138893, approved by County Board May 6, 2003.

 

286069

COLONIAL COACH LINES, Des Plaines, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $25,000.00, part payment for Contract No. 07-53-56, for shuttle bus service between the Juvenile Temporary Detention Center Garage and Stroger Hospital of Cook County for Stroger Hospital of Cook County, for the month of February 2007 (897-190 Account).  Purchase Order No. 155844, approved by County Board January 9, 2007.

 

286070

ISAAC RAY CENTER, INC. Chicago, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $109,462.25, part payment for Contract No. 06-45-574, for professional psychiatrist and psychologist services for detainees with mental health problems for Cermak Health Services of Cook County, for the period of March 16-31, 2007 (240-272 Account).  (See Comm. No. 285770).  Purchase Order No. 154973, approved by County Board June 6, 2006 and February 21, 2007.

 

 

Commissioner PERAICA voted NO on the above item.

 

286071

RUSH UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER, Chicago, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $46,754.91, part payment for Contract No. 06-45-630, for specialized cytogenetic and/or fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) laboratory testing services for genetic diseases and hematologic disorders for Stroger Hospital of Cook County, for the month of January 2007 (897-278 Account).  (See Comm. No. 285447).  Purchase Order No. 156026, approved by County Board July 12, 2006.

 

286078

MEDTRONIC USA, INC., Chicago, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $42,300.00, part payment for Contract No. 05-41-51, for coronary arterial stents for Stroger Hospital of Cook County (897-362 Account).  (See Comm. No. 285448).  Purchase Order No. 153076, approved by County Board September 8, 2004 and June 12, 2006.

 

286079

STANDARD PARKING, Chicago, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $261,654.51, part payment for Contract No. 04-53-660, for parking management services for Stroger Hospital of Cook County, for the month of September 2006 (897-235 Account).  (See Comm. No. 285489).  Purchase Order No. 155992, approved by County Board November 3, 2004.

 

286080

SMITH & NEPHEW, INC., Chicago, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $31,590.00, part payment for Contract No. 04-45-154, for orthopedic surgical supplies for Stroger Hospital of Cook County (897-362 Account).  (See Comm. No. 284982).  Purchase Order No. 155462, approved by County Board July 12, 2005.

 


 

286081

STRYKER ORTHOPAEDICS, Chicago, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $85,627.75, part payment for Contract No. 06-45-42, for surgical othopaedic implants, fixative devices and consumable supplies for Stroger Hospital of Cook County, on various dates in the months of October 2006 and February 2007 (897-362 Account).  (See Comm. No. 285005).  Purchase Order No. 155467, approved by County Board July 12, 2005.

 

286082

CERNER CORPORATION, Kansas City, Missouri, submitting two (2) invoices totaling $3,472,769.00, part payment for Contract No. 06-45-726, for support and implementation services for the current clinical information system for Stroger Hospital of Cook County, for the months of July through September 2006 (897-441 Account).  Purchase Order No. 156334, approved by County Board September 7, 2006.

 

286083

MMS, A MEDICAL SUPPLY COMPANY (Midwest Medical Supply Company, LLC), St. Louis, Missouri, submitting invoice totaling $30,458.04, part payment for Contract No. 07-73-41, for surgical stapling devices for Stroger Hospital of Cook County (897-362 Account).  Purchase Order No. 155216, approved by County Board December 19, 2006.

 

286171

MIDWEST NEOPED ASSOCIATES, LTD., Oak Brook, Illinois, submitting three (3) invoices totaling $80,258.94, part payment for Contract No. 06-45-579, for neonatal and pediatric physician services for Provident Hospital of Cook County, for the months of January through March 2007 (891-272 Account).  (See Comm. No. 285269).  Purchase Order No. 156027, approved by County Board June 6, 2006.

 

286172

RUSH UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER, Chicago, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $44,856.00, part payment for Contract No. 04-41-730, for a subagreement for cardiology services (salaries and fringes) in accordance with the Cooperative Educational Master Affiliation Agreement for Stroger Hospital of Cook County, for the month of November 2006 (897-272 Account).  (See Comm. No. 285738).  Purchase Order No. 155058, approved by County Board June 15, 2004.

 

286173

SMITH-THOMAS-WILLIAMS, INC. c/o Alliance Capital, LLC, New York, New York, submitting invoice totaling $91,926.00, part payment for Contract No. 06-72-206, for radiology temporary staffing services for Stroger Hospital of Cook County, for the period of February 27 through March 13, 2007 (897-275 Account).  (See Comm. No. 285735).  Purchase Order No. 155245, approved by County Board May 3, 2006.

 

286175

L.M.R. NURSING SERVICES, INC., Bolingbrook, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $59,293.20, part payment for Contract No. 07-41-08, for nursing registry services for Stroger Hospital of Cook County, for the weeks ending January 14, January 28 and February 4, 2007 (897-275 Account).  (See Comm. No. 285015).  Purchase Order No. 154935, approved by County Board July 12, 2006.

 

286176

RUSH UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER, Chicago, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $272,292.95, part payment for Contract No. 04-41-730, for a subagreement for general and cardiovascular-thoracic surgery residents (salaries, fringes, and administrative cost for QA) in accordance with the Cooperative Educational Master Affiliation Agreement for Stroger Hospital of Cook County, for the months of April through June, November and December 2006 and January 2007 (897-272 Account).  Purchase Order No. 155060, approved by County Board June 15, 2004.

 


 

286196

THE BURROWS COMPANY, Chicago, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $132,490.80, part payment for Contract No. 05-15-676H, for infusion pump administration sets for Stroger Hospital of Cook County (897-361 Account).  Purchase Order No. 155095, approved by County Board November 3, 2004.

 

286197

RUSH UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER, Chicago, Illinois, submitting two (2) invoices totaling $114,847.00, part payment for Contract No. 05-41-453, for services performed on-site at Stroger Hospital of Cook County and its affiliated clinics and other services performed off-site at Rush University Medical Center for Bureau patients suffering from sleep disorders including sleep-disordered breathing problems for Stroger Hospital of Cook County, on various dates in the months of October, November and December 2006 (897-272 Account).  Purchase Order No. 155049, approved by County Board May 3, 2005.

 

286206

HOWARD MEDICAL COMPANY, Chicago, Illinois, submitting invoice totaling $30,191.20, full payment for Contract No. 06-72-703, for adult and pediatric scales with totes for the Department of Public Health (769-360 Account).  Purchase Order No. 155798, approved by County Board January 23, 2007.

 

286218

SIEMENS MEDICAL SOLUTIONS, INC., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, submitting invoice totaling $76,367.27, part payment for Contract No. 06-41-274, for patient accounting system, license, maintenance and support services and computer software for Stroger Hospital of Cook County, for the month of January 2007 (714/897-579 Account).  (See Comm. No. 285042).  Purchase Order No. 151604, approved by County Board December 6, 2005.

 

 

COMMISSIONER BUTLER, SECONDED BY COMMISSIONER STEELE, MOVED APPROVAL OF THE HEALTH FACILITIES' BILLS AND CLAIMS. THE MOTION CARRIED.

 

 

Section 4

 

     Your Committee has considered the following communications from State's Attorney, Richard A. Devine with reference to the workers’ compensation claims hereinafter mentioned.

 

     Your Committee, therefore, recommends that the County Comptroller and County Treasurer be, and by the adoption of this report, are authorized and directed to issue checks to the Workers’ Compensation Commission to be paid from the Workmen's Compensation Fund.

 

286121

SHEMIA BREWER, in the course of her employment as a Clerk for the County Clerk’s Office, Bureau of Vital Statistics sustained accidental injuries on April 22, 2005.  The accident occurred when the Petitioner’s chair slipped out from under her and she fell, and as a result she injured her lower back (spinal stenosis, lumbar disc displacement and lumbosacral sprain).  State's Attorney, Richard A. Devine, is submitting Workers’ Compensation Lump Sum Petition and Order No. 05-WC-52559 in the amount of $5,500.00 and recommends its payment.  This settlement is within the grant of authority conveyed by the Cook County Board of Commissioners to the State’s Attorney’s Office.  Attorney:  Robert N. Schlemmer, Law Firm of Cohn, Lambert, Ryan, Schneider & Gray, Ltd.

 


 

286122

CHRISTOPHER CROSS, in the course of his employment as a Public Safety Officer for Oak Forest Hospital of Cook County sustained accidental injuries on December 24, 2003.  The accident occurred when the Petitioner was harassed by supervisors, and as a result he suffered depression (depression and anxiety disorder).  State's Attorney, Richard A. Devine, is submitting Workers’ Compensation Lump Sum Petition and Order No. 04-WC-6166 in the amount of $7,000.00 and recommends its payment.  This settlement is within the grant of authority conveyed by the Cook County Board of Commissioners to the State’s Attorney’s Office.  Attorney:  Phillip S. Chiaviello, Law Firm of Conway & Chiaviello, Ltd.

 

286123

JARVETTE DAVIS, in the course of her employment as a Correctional Officer for the Department of Corrections sustained accidental injuries on December 22, 2004.  The accident occurred when an inmate struck the Petitioner, and as a result she injured her head (head contusion).  State's Attorney, Richard A. Devine, is submitting Workers’ Compensation Lump Sum Petition and Order No. 05-WC-57 in the amount of $1,000.00 and recommends its payment.  This settlement is within the grant of authority conveyed by the Cook County Board of Commissioners to the State’s Attorney’s Office.  Attorney:  Robert N. Schlemmer, Law Firm of Cohn, Lambert, Ryan, Schneider & Gray, Ltd.

 

286124

PETER J. GIUNTA, in the course of his employment as a Correctional Officer for the Department of Corrections sustained accidental injuries on January 19, 2004.  The accident occurred when a steel door crushed the Petitioner’s finger, and as a result he injured his right index finger (open crush injury to the right index finger at the proximal interphalangeal joint with complete laceration of the extensor tendon and avulsion from the base of the middle phalanx).  State's Attorney, Richard A. Devine, is submitting Workers’ Compensation Lump Sum Petition and Order No. 04-WC-54285 in the amount of $12,110.34 and recommends its payment.  This settlement is within the grant of authority conveyed by the Cook County Board of Commissioners to the State’s Attorney’s Office.  Attorney:  Marc B. Stookal, Law Firm of Nilson, Stookal, Gleason & Caputo, Ltd.

 

286125

EARL B. GREER, in the course of his employment as a Deputy Sheriff for the Department of Corrections sustained accidental injuries on August 12, 2005.  The accident occurred when the Petitioner was retrieving a set of handcuffs from the trunk of his squad car when the trunk door fell and crushed his hand, and as a result he injured his right hand (fracture of the right fifth metacarpal).  State's Attorney, Richard A. Devine, is submitting Workers’ Compensation Lump Sum Petition and Order No. 06-WC-20170 in the amount of $16,983.79 and recommends its payment.  This settlement is within the grant of authority conveyed by the Cook County Board of Commissioners to the State’s Attorney’s Office.  Attorney:  Marc B. Stookal, Law Firm of Nilson, Stookal, Gleason & Caputo, Ltd.

 

 

Commissioner Peraica voted NO on the above item.

 

286126

BARBARA HARPER, in the course of her employment as a Nursing Assistant for Oak Forest Hospital of Cook County sustained accidental injuries on September 4, 2003.  The accident occurred when the Petitioner cut her finger on a wheelchair brake when transferring a patient, and as a result she injured her right middle finger (avulsion laceration of the right third finger at the proximal inter-phalangeal joint).  State's Attorney, Richard A. Devine, is submitting Workers’ Compensation Lump Sum Petition and Order No. 03-WC-50044 in the amount of $552.26 and recommends its payment.  This settlement is within the grant of authority conveyed by the Cook County Board of Commissioners to the State’s Attorney’s Office.  Attorney:  Raymond M. Simard, Law Office of Raymond M. Simard, P.C.

 

286127

AYLO HAWKINS, in the course of his employment as a Correctional Officer for the Department of Corrections sustained accidental injuries on January 28, 2006.  The accident occurred when the Petitioner slipped on a wet spot and fell down the stairs, and as a result he injured his right foot and ankle (multiple fractures of the medial malleolus and talus).  State's Attorney, Richard A. Devine, is submitting Workers’ Compensation Lump Sum Petition and Order No. 06-WC-19932 in the amount of $12,785.59 and recommends its payment.  This settlement is within the grant of authority conveyed by the Cook County Board of Commissioners to the State’s Attorney’s Office.  Attorney:  Joseph J. Spingola, Law Office of Joseph J. Spingola.

 

286128

JOSEPH JUGOVICH, in the course of his employment as a Correctional Officer for the Department of Corrections sustained accidental injuries on January 12, 2006.  The accident occurred when the Petitioner was trying to restrain an inmate, when the inmate punched him in the face, causing him to fall, and as a result he injured his right ankle (ruptured right Achilles tendon and lateral ankle ligament).  State's Attorney, Richard A. Devine, is submitting Workers’ Compensation Lump Sum Petition and Order No. 06-WC-10418 in the amount of $33,276.52 and recommends its payment.  (Finance Subcommittee March 1, 2007).  Attorney:  Perry M. Laks, Law Office of Perry M. Laks.

 

 

Commissioner Peraica voted Present on the above item.

 

286129

JANICE MOORE, in the course of her employment as an Administrative Clerk for the Clerk of the Circuit Court sustained accidental injuries on August 19, 2003.  The accident occurred when the Petitioner slipped on spilled soda and fell, and as a result she injured her right ankle and knee (traumatic patellar tendonitis of the right knee and a right medial meniscus tear).  State's Attorney, Richard A. Devine, is submitting Workers’ Compensation Lump Sum Petition and Order No. 03-WC-45815 in the amount of $15,785.58 and recommends its payment.  This settlement is within the grant of authority conveyed by the Cook County Board of Commissioners to the State’s Attorney’s Office.  Attorney:  James J. Marszalek, Law Firm of Marszalek and Marszalek.

 

Workers' Compensation Claims Approved Fiscal Year 2007

To Present:

 

$1,948,290.40

 

Workers' Compensation Claims To Be Approved:

$104,994.08

 

 

COMMISSIONER GORMAN, SECONDED BY COMMISSIONER STEELE, MOVED APPROVAL OF THE WORKERS’ COMPENSATION CLAIMS. THE MOTION CARRIED.

 

 

Section 5

 

     Your Committee has considered the following communication from the Cook County Department of Risk Management requesting the County Board to the authorize subrogation recovery.

 

     Your Committee, concurring in the request of the Cook County Department of Risk Management recommends the authorization of the subrogation recovery be granted.

 

286153

DEPARTMENT OF RISK MANAGEMENT, submitting for approval Subrogation Recovery of $510.80.  Claim No. 20050206, Sheriff’s Police Department.

 

Responsible Party:   George J. Sacco (Owner and Driver), 3948 North Wehrman Avenue, Apartment #201, Schiller Park, Illinois  60176

Damage to:                Sheriff’s Police Department vehicle

Our Driver:                 Matthew Gena, Unit #2357

Date of Accident:      January 30, 2007

Location:                    Wolf Road near Grand Avenue, Leyden Township

(211-444 Account).

 

The Sheriff’s Office requests that the recovered amount be credited to Contract No. 04-82-514.

 

Subrogation Recoveries Approved Fiscal Year 2007 To Present:

$46,008.36

 

Subrogation Recovery To Be Approved:

$510.80

 

 

COMMISSIONER SILVESTRI, SECONDED BY COMMISSIONER PERAICA, MOVED APPROVAL OF THE SUBROGATION RECOVERY.  THE MOTION CARRIED.

 

 

Section 6

 

     Your Committee has considered the following communications from the Cook County Department of Risk Management requesting that the County Board authorize payment of said claims.

 

     Your Committee, concurring in the requests of the Cook County Department of Risk Management, recommends that the County Comptroller and County Treasurer be, and by the adoption of this report, authorized and directed to issue checks to claimants in the amounts recommended.

 

286155

DEPARTMENT OF RISK MANAGEMENT, submitting for approval Self-Insurance Program Settlement Claim payment of $1,048.18.  Claim No. 97006365, Highway Department.

 

Claimant:                    Terri Galvez, 5848 North Rockwell Street, Chicago, Illinois  60659

Claimant's Vehicle:   1986 Dodge Caravan

Our Driver:                 F. Javier Romero, Plate #M148704

Date of Accident:      December 1, 2006

Location:                    5848 North Rockwell Street, Chicago, Illinois

 

The Highway Department vehicle was attempting to park at 5848 North Rockwell Street in Chicago and struck claimant’s legally parked and unoccupied vehicle causing damage to the rear bumper and tail light (542-846 Account).

 

Investigated by Cambridge Integrated Services Group.  We concur and recommend payment of the above charge.

 

286157

DEPARTMENT OF RISK MANAGEMENT, submitting for approval Self-Insurance Program Settlement Claim payment of $672.29.  Claim No. 97006409, Highway Department.

 

Claimant:                    Jeanine A. Molinelli, 650 Perrie Drive, Apartment 103, Elk Grove Village, Illinois  60007

Claimant's Vehicle:   1995 Ford Escort

Date of Accident:      January 19, 2007

Location:                    Lake-Cook Road near Skokie Boulevard, Highland Park, Illinois

 

The Claimant made a left turn onto northbound Skokie Boulevard near Lake-Cook Road in Highland Park and struck a large pothole causing damage to Claimant’s vehicle, left side tie rod and spindle (542-846 Account).

 

Investigated by Cambridge Integrated Services Group.  We concur and recommend payment of the above charge.

 

286174

DEPARTMENT OF RISK MANAGEMENT, submitting for approval Self-Insurance Program Settlement Claim payment of $522.92.  Claim No. 97006324, Department of Corrections

 

Claimant:                    Beverly Pearson, 5300 West Quincy Street, Chicago, Illinois  60644

Claimant's Vehicle:   2006 Chrysler 300

Our Driver:                 Willie Lewis, Unit #9037

Date of Accident:      November 9, 2006

Location:                    California Avenue near 19th Street, Chicago, Illinois

 

The Claimant’s vehicle was at a stop sign on California Avenue near 19th Street in Chicago.  The County vehicle was unable to stop in time, and struck and damaged Claimant’s rear bumper (542-846 Account).

 

Investigated by Cambridge Integrated Services Group.  We concur and recommend payment of the above charge.

 

Self-Insurance Claims Approved Fiscal Year 2007 To Present:

$30,246.92

 

Self-Insurance Claims To Be Approved:

$2,243.39

 

 

COMMISSIONER SILVESTRI, SECONDED BY COMMISSIONER PERAICA, MOVED APPROVAL OF THE SELF-INSURANCE PROGRAM SETTLEMENT CLAIMS. THE MOTION CARRIED.

 

 

Section 7

 

     Your Committee has considered the following communications from State's Attorney, Richard A. Devine.

 

     Your Committee, concurring in the recommendations of the State's Attorney, recommends that the County Comptroller and County Treasurer prepare checks in the amounts recommended in order that the payments may be set in accordance with the request of the State's Attorney upon proper release from the Office of the State's Attorney.

 

286156

STATE'S ATTORNEY, Richard A. Devine, submitting communication advising the County to accept Proposed Settlement of $500.00 for the release and settlement of suit regarding Randal Harper v. Smith et al., Case No. 06-C-3154.  This matter involves a denial of medical treatment claim at the Department of Corrections.  The matter has been settled for the sum of $500.00, which is within the authority conveyed by the Cook County Board of Commissioners to the State's Attorney's Office.  State's Attorney recommends payment of $500.00, made payable to Randal Harper and James Schultz of McDonald & McCabe, LLC, his attorney.  Please forward the check to Jack G. Verges, Assistant State’s Attorney, for transmittal.

 

286158

STATE'S ATTORNEY, Richard A. Devine, submitting communication advising the County to accept Proposed Settlement of $1,000.00 for the release and settlement of suit regarding Jamal Taylor v. Officer Thomas, et al., Case No. 06-CV-4301.  This matter arises from allegations of a civil rights violation at the Department of Corrections.  The matter has been settled for the sum of $1,000.00, which is within the grant of authority conveyed by the Cook County Board of Commissioners to the State's Attorney's Office.  State's Attorney recommends payment of $1,000.00, made payable to Jamal Taylor.  Please forward the check to Ronald Weidhuner, Assistant State’s Attorney, for transmittal.

 


 

286159

STATE'S ATTORNEY, Richard A. Devine, submitting communication advising the County to accept Proposed Settlement of $7,000.00 for the release and settlement of suit regarding Raymond Martin v. Thomas J. Dart, Case No. 07-CV-0887.  This matter involves an allegation of a civil rights violation.  The matter has been settled for the sum of $7,000.00, which is within the grant of authority conveyed by the Cook County Board of Commissioners to the State's Attorney's Office.  State's Attorney recommends payment of $7,000.00, made payable to Raymond Martin and Thomas G. Morrissey, his attorney.  Please forward the check to Francis J. Catania, Assistant State’s Attorney, for transmittal.

 

286160

STATE'S ATTORNEY, Richard A. Devine, submitting communication advising the County to accept Proposed Settlement of $7,000.00 for the release and settlement of suit regarding State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company a/s/o David S. Klarich v. Steven Jetiner, Case No. 05-M3-3341.  This matter arises from an allegation of property damage as a result of a motor vehicle accident involving a Sheriff’s Office employee.  The matter has been settled for the sum of $7,000.00, which is within the grant of authority conveyed by the Cook County Board of Commissioners to the State's Attorney's Office.  State's Attorney recommends payment of $7,000.00, made payable to State Farm as subrogee of David S. Klarich.  Please forward the check to Romano D. DiBenedetto, Assistant State’s Attorney, for transmittal.

 

286161

STATE'S ATTORNEY, Richard A. Devine, submitting communication advising the County to accept Proposed Settlement of $16,000.00 for the release and settlement of suit regarding Shermish Mitchell v. County of Cook, Case No. 04-L-6480.  We have settled this alleged medical negligence case for $16,000.00 (and a waiver of a medical lien in the amount of $25,296.00).  The matter has been settled for the sum of $16,000.00 which is within the authority granted to this office by the Finance Committee’s Subcommittee on Litigation at its meeting of November 2, 2006.  State's Attorney recommends payment of $16,000.00, made payable to Shermish Mitchell and Brian R. Porter, his attorney.  Please forward the check to Thomas A. Rieck, Assistant State’s Attorney, Medical Litigation Section, for transmittal.

 

286162

STATE'S ATTORNEY, Richard A. Devine, submitting communication advising the County to accept Proposed Settlement of $19,000.00 for the release and settlement of suit regarding Michael Stanley v. Spivey, et al., Case No. 04-CV-1612.  This matter involves allegations of civil rights violations.  The matter has been settled for the sum of $19,000.00, which is within the grant of authority conveyed by the Cook County Board of Commissioners to the State's Attorney's Office.  State's Attorney recommends payment of $19,000.00, made payable to Michael Stanley.  Please forward the check to Francis J. Catania, Assistant State’s Attorrney, for transmittal.

 

286164

STATE'S ATTORNEY, Richard A. Devine, submitting communication advising the County to accept Proposed Settlement of $20,000.00 for the release and settlement of suit regarding Bolden v. County of Cook, Case No. 06-L-8482.  We have settled this alleged medical negligence case for $20,000.00, which is within the grant of authority conveyed by the Cook County Board of Commissioners to the State’s Attorney’s Office.  State's Attorney recommends payment of $20,000.00, made payable to Sheila Bolden and Dolan & Shannon, P.C., her attorneys.  Please forward the check to Sandra J. Weber, Assistant State’s Attorney, Medical Litigation Section, for transmittal.

 


 

286170

STATE'S ATTORNEY, Richard A. Devine, submitting communication advising the County to accept Proposed Settlement of $97,000.00 for the release and settlement of suit regarding John Briatta v. Eugene Pughsley, et al., Case No. 05-L-7365.  This matter arises from a motor vehicle accident involving the Sheriff’s Office.  The matter has been settled for the sum of $97,000.00, which is within the grant of authority conveyed by the Cook County Board of Commissioners to the State's Attorney's Office.  State's Attorney recommends payment of $97,000.00, made payable to John Briatta and Stephen Fiorentino, Ltd., his attorney.  Please forward the check to Paul W. Groah, Assistant State’s Attorney, for transmittal.

 

 

Commissioner Peraica voted NO on the above item.

 

286188

STATE'S ATTORNEY, Richard A. Devine, submitting communication advising the County of a judgment in the amount of $159,838.94 regarding Wendell Reyes v. Cook County, USDC No. 02-C-3920.  This matter was brought by plaintiff under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 alleging gender discrimination.  The Finance Committee’s Subcommittee on Litigation approved payment of the judgment in this matter at its meeting of April 3, 2007.  State's Attorney recommends payment of $159,838.94, made payable to Wendell Reyes.  Please forward the check to Gregory Vaci, Assistant State’s Attorney, for transmittal.

 

286189

STATE'S ATTORNEY, Richard A. Devine, submitting communication advising the County to accept Proposed Settlement of $335,000.00 for the release and settlement of suit regarding Sell v. Cook County, Case No. 03-L-5211.  This matter involves a claim for premises liability.  The matter has been settled for the sum of $335,000.00, which is within the authority granted to this office by the Finance Committee’s Subcommittee on Litigation at its meeting of April 3, 2007.  State's Attorney recommends payment of $335,000.00, made payable to Edward Vevers, Special Administrator for the Estate of Carol A. Sell, Frank C. Marino and Stephen J. McMullen, his attorneys.  Please forward the check to Romano D. DiBenedetto, Assistant State’s Attorney, for transmittal.

 

 

Commissioner Peraica voted NO on the above item.

 

286192

STATE'S ATTORNEY, Richard A. Devine, submitting communication advising the County to accept Proposed Settlement of $350,000.00 for the release and settlement of suit regarding Kathy Kruse, Independent Administrator of the Estate of Michael Kruse & Porsha Kruse and Michael Kruse, Jr. v. County of Cook, Federal Case No. 04-CV-6130.  This matter involves a wrongful death/civil rights claim.  The matter has been settled for the sum of $350,000.00, which is within the authority granted to this office by the Finance Committee’s Subcommittee on Litigation at its meeting of January 9, 2007.  The settlement is in the form of a structured settlement to the benefit of the minor children.  State's Attorney recommends payment of $350,000.00, in two (2) separate checks as follows:

 

(1)    $200,000.00 made payable to Hartford Comprehensive Employee Benefit Service Company, P.O. Box 1583, Hartford, CT  06144; and

 

(2)    $150,000.00 made payable to Kathy Kruse as Special Administrator for the Estate of Michael Kruse and Michael Rediger, her attorney.

 

Please forward the checks to Francis J. Catania, Assistant State’s Attorney, for transmittal.

 

 

Commissioner Peraica voted NO on the above item.

 


 

286193

STATE'S ATTORNEY, Richard A. Devine, submitting communication advising the County to accept Proposed Settlement of $950,000.00 for the release and settlement of suit regarding Kanisha Banks v. County of Cook, Case No. 05-L-002441.  We have settled this alleged medical negligence case for the sum of $950,000.00, which is within the authority granted to this office by the Finance Committee’s Subcommittee on Litigation at its meeting of March 1, 2007.  State's Attorney recommends payment of $950,000.00, in two (2) separate checks as follows:

 

(1)    $400,000.00 made payable to PASSCorp; and

 

(2)    $550,000.00 made payable to Kanisha Banks, Devin D. McCrimon, and Cogan & McNabola, P.C.

 

Please forward the checks to Sandra J. Weber, Assistant State’s Attorney, Supervisor, Medical Litigation Section, for transmittal.

 

 

Commissioner Peraica voted NO on the above item.

 

286194

STATE'S ATTORNEY, Richard A. Devine, submitting communication advising the County to accept Proposed Settlement of $950,000.00 for the release and settlement of suit regarding Reed v. County of Cook, Case No. 03-L-10075.  This alleged medical negligence and civil rights violation case has been settled for the sum of $950,000.00, which is within the authority granted to this office by the Finance Committee’s Subcommittee on Litigation at its meeting of February 6, 2007.  State's Attorney recommends payment of $950,000.00, made payable to Verna Reed, Independent Administrator of the Estate of Marie O’Donnell-Smith and Motherway & Napleton, LLP, her attorneys.  Please forward the check to William E. Buenger, Jr., Assistant State’s Attorney, Medical Litigation Section, for transmittal.

 

 

Commissioner Peraica voted NO on the above item.

 

286195

STATE'S ATTORNEY, Richard A. Devine, submitting communication requesting authorization to execute a settlement agreement with respect to a lawsuit filed by the County against AT&T Illinois (“AT&T”), Case No. 06-CH-21074 regarding the application of business rate discounts to the Cook County Emergency Telephone System and certain other County invoices.  AT&T has agreed to a settlement whereby the County will receive a cash payment of $4,490,326.00, which is within the settlement amount approved by the Finance Committee’s Subcommittee on Litigation at its meeting of February 6, 2007.  This settlement is contingent upon adoption by the Board and acceptance by AT&T of a second amendment to “An Amendatory Ordinance Granting to Illinois Bell Telephone Company, its Lessees, Successors and Assigns, Certain Rights in the County of Cook, State of Illinois (the “Ordinance”).  This second amendment is scheduled to be considered by the Board on April 18, 2007.

 


 

286251

STATE'S ATTORNEY, Richard A. Devine, submitting communication advising the County to accept Proposed Settlement of $10,000,000.00 for the release and settlement of suit regarding Stanley Spyrka v. The County of Cook, et al., Case No. 07-L-804 (formerly Case No. 01-L-1258).  We have settled this alleged medical negligence case for the sum of $10,000,000.00, which is within the authority granted to this office by the Finance Committee’s Subcommittee on Litigation at its meeting of March 1, 2007.  State's Attorney recommends payment of $10,000,000.00, made payable to Stanley Spyrka, Pamela Spyrka and Ball & Jennings, Ltd., their attorneys.  The check must be tendered by April 25, 2007 pursuant to the settlement agreement.  Please forward the check to Sandra J. Weber, Assistant State’s Attorney, Supervisor, Medical Litigation Section, for transmittal.

 

                        COMMISSIONER PERAICA VOTED NO ON THE ABOVE ITEM.

 

Proposed Settlements Approved Fiscal Year 2007 To Present:

$9,510,700.00

 

Proposed Settlements To Be Approved:

$12,912,338.94

 

 

COMMISSIONER SILVESTRI, SECONDED BY COMMISSIONER PERAICA, MOVED APPROVAL OF THE PROPOSED SETTLEMENTS. THE MOTION CARRIED.

 

 

Section 8

 

     Your Committee has considered the following communications from the Cook County Department of Risk Management requesting that the County Board authorize payment of said claims.

 

     Your Committee concurring in the requests of the Cook County Department of Risk Management, recommends that the County Comptroller and County Treasurer be, and by the adoption of this report, authorized and directed to issue checks to claimants in the amounts recommended.

 

286217

PATIENT/ARRESTEE SETTLEMENT PROGRAM CLAIMS.  The Department of Risk Management is submitting invoices totaling $100,950.10, for payment of medical bills for services rendered to patients while in the custody of the Cook County Sheriff’s Office.  Their services were rendered under the Patient/Arrestee Settlement Program (499-274 Account).  Bills were approved for payment after an audit by Cambridge Integrated Services Group, and by the Department of Risk Management who recommends payment based on Cook County State’s Attorney’s Legal Opinion No. 1879, dated July 14, 1987.  Individual checks will be issued by the Comptroller in accordance with the attached report prepared by the Department of Risk Management.

 

 

Year to Date

To Be Approved

Total Billed

$420,479.69

$243,156.94

Undocumented

$86.75

$310.27

Unrelated

$110,369.39

$40,006.11

Discount

$62,301.09

$101,890.46

Amount Payable

$247,722.46

$100,950.10

 

 

COMMISSIONER SILVESTRI, SECONDED BY COMMISSIONER PERAICA, MOVED APPROVAL OF THE PATIENT/ARRESTEE CLAIMS.  THE MOTION CARRIED.

 

 


Section 9

 

     Your Committee has considered the following communications received from the Employees' Injury Compensation Committee requesting that the County Board authorize payment of expenses regarding claims of Cook County employees injured while in the line of duty.

 

     Your Committee, concurring in said requests, recommends that the County Comptroller and County Treasurer be, and upon the adoption of this report, authorized and directed to issue checks in the amounts recommended to the claimants.

 

286204

THE EMPLOYEES' INJURY COMPENSATION COMMITTEE, submitting invoice totaling $1,012,671.99, for payment of medical bills for Workers' Compensation cases incurred by employees injured on duty.  Individual checks will be issued by the Comptroller in accordance with the attached report prepared by the Department of Risk Management, Workers' Compensation Unit.  This request covers bills received and processed from March 21 through April 18, 2007.

 

 

COMMISSIONER SILVESTRI, SECONDED BY COMMISSIONER PERAICA, MOVED APPROVAL OF THE EMPLOYEES' INJURY COMPENSATION CLAIMS. THE MOTION CARRIED.

 

 

Chairman Daley voted Present ON THE CLAIMS REGARDING MERCY HOSPITAL.

 

 

Section 10

 

     Your Committee has considered the following item and upon adoption of this report, the recommendation is as follows:

 

285683

AMENDMENT TO THE COOK COUNTY CODE, CHAPTER 2, DIVISION 6, COUNTY AUDITOR, SEC. 2-311 (PROPOSED ORDINANCE AMENDMENT).  Submitting a Proposed Ordinance Amendment sponsored by John P. Daley, Gregg Goslin and Mike Quigley, County Commissioners; Co-Sponsored by Jerry Butler, Elizabeth “Liz” Doody Gorman, Roberto Maldonado, Timothy O. Schneider, Todd H. Stroger, President, William M. Beavers, Forrest Claypool, Earlean Collins, Joseph Mario Moreno, Joan Patricia Murphy, Anthony J. Peraica, Peter N. Silvestri, Deborah Sims, Robert B. Steele and Larry Suffredin, County Commissioners.

 

PROPOSED ORDINANCE AMENDMENT

 

WHEREAS the County of Cook is a home rule unit of government as defined by Article VII, Section 6(a) of the 1970 Constitution of the State of Illinois, and as such may exercise any power and perform any function pertaining to its government and the affairs of its citizenry, and

 

WHEREAS the Office of the Cook County Auditor was created to protect the resources of Cook County, to monitor the actions of all personnel in positions of trust and authority over the allocation of cash and cash instruments, to enforce compliance with all applicable laws, regulations, and accounting standards, to ensure the viability of internal controls and adequacy of separation of fiduciary authority, and

 

WHEREAS the Cook County Auditor oversees the conduct of financial, compliance, and expanded scope audits while adhering at all times to generally accepted government auditing standards, as promulgated by the United States Comptroller General, and

 

WHEREAS the Cook County Auditor is required to perform annual audits of all fee agencies within the scope of Cook County government in its entirety, to ensure compliance with all policies, plans, procedures, laws, regulations, and internal control reviews in accordance with government auditing standards, and

 

WHEREAS in due course of performing audits and internal control reviews, the Cook County Auditor may publish certain findings and recommendations for the consideration of management, and

 

WHEREAS certain audit findings and recommendations indicate a specific course of action, or series of actions, is required on behalf of management, in order to achieve compliance with applicable laws, regulations, internal controls, and generally accepted government auditing standards, and

 

WHEREAS the Audit Committee of the Cook County Board of Commissioners has determined that a monthly report on the status of findings and recommendations, and any compliance measures pertaining thereto, is consistent with best practices as suggested by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA), now therefore

 

BE IT ORDAINED by the Board of Commissioners of Cook County, that the Cook County Code, Chapter 2, Division 6, Sec. 2-311 be amended as follows:

 

DIVISION 6.      AUDITOR

 

Sec. 2-311.    Office created; general functions.

 

(a)     There is hereby created the office of County Auditor who shall be appointed by the President of the County Board and ratified by a majority of the members of the County Board.  The Auditor shall conduct, or cause to be conducted, financial, compliance and expanded scope audits following generally accepted government auditing standards as promulgated by the United States Comptroller General.  Appointment of the Auditor shall be for a period of five years, and removal from office must be for cause and by a vote of a majority of the members of the County Board.  The County Auditor's compensation and official bond shall be fixed by the County Board.  In case of a vacancy in the office of Auditor caused by death, resignation or removal from office, the vacancy shall be filled in the manner aforesaid.  The person appointed to the office of Auditor must be a certified public accountant, licensed by the State and be in good standing in the profession.

 

(b)     The duties of the Auditor shall be to:

 

(1)   Work with the external auditor at the direction of the President and the County Board in the performance of the annual financial statement audit of the comprehensive annual financial report of the County;

 

(2)   Work with the external auditor at the direction of the President and the County Board in the performance of the annual financial statement audit of the County health facilities;

 

(3)   Work with the external auditor at the direction of the President and the County Board in the annual audit of Federal financial assistance received by the County in accordance with the Federal Government's Single Audit Act of 1984;

 

 

 

 

 

(4)   Perform periodic audits of County departments and annual audits of all fee agencies including audits of financial information and of compliance with policies, plans, procedures, laws and regulations, and internal control reviews in accordance with Government Auditing Standards, 1988 Revision, issued by the Comptroller General of the United States;

 

(5)   Perform periodic audits of financial applications of information systems including security of such systems in County departments;

 

(6)   Perform periodic reviews of the real estate tax record to verify accuracy;

 

(7)   Perform audits, reviews and special projects as directed by the President of the County Board or the County Board.

 

(8)   Monitor management compliance with all findings and recommendations contained in audit reports prepared by the Auditor or external auditors, and upon request, provide support and assistance to management in the development and implementation of new or reformed procedures and internal controls, in order to achieve compliance with all applicable laws, regulations, internal controls, and generally accepted government auditing standards.

 

(c)      The Auditor shall submit all audits, written audit comments, responses to written audit comments, reviews and special project reports prepared pursuant to this section simultaneously to the President and the County Board.

 

(d)      The Auditor shall prepare and submit a monthly report describing all findings and recommendations from audit reports previously considered by the Audit Committee, when said findings and recommendations are classified as “not implemented” or “implementation in progress,” and shall include the status of any management compliance measures taken thereto.

 

(d e)   The Auditor may under the direction of the County Board prescribe new forms, reports, accounts or records to be used by the President and County Board in the transaction of business of their several respective offices, or change, alter or amend the same from time to time.

 

(e f)    All elected officials, officers and employees of the County shall furnish the Auditor and external auditors with all records, documents, reports and property necessary for the discharge of the duties under this section.  The Auditor shall report to the County Board any matters which impede the discharge of these duties.  In the event that any elected official, officer or employee of the County does not provide the requested records, documents, reports and property without good cause, the County Board shall seek whatever remedies at law are available.

 

(f g)    Each elected official and officer of the County, who receives written audit comments or recommendations from the Auditor and external auditors as a result of the Auditor's duties under this section must respond in writing to the Auditor's comments or recommendations within 15 working days explaining what actions are planned or have been taken regarding the Auditor's comments or recommendations.  If a response is not received within 15 working days, the Auditor shall simultaneously notify the President and the County Board.

 

(g h)   All audit reports, written audit comments, recommendations, and responses resulting from the duties under this section are public documents and will be made available for public inspection.

 

(h i)    The Auditor may with the authority of the President of the County Board employ assistants and employees, the number and compensation of whom shall be fixed by the County Board.

 

* Referred to the Finance Committee on 03/20/07.

 

 

COMMISSIONER GOSLIN, SECONDED BY COMMISSIONER QUIGLEY, MOVED THAT THE ORDINANCE (COMMUNICATION NUMBER 285683) BE APPROVED AND ADOPTED.  THE MOTION CARRIED.

 

 

Section 11

 

Your Committee was presented with the Fiscal Year 2007 Appropriation Trial Balance for the period ending March 31, 2007, of the County of Cook, as submitted by the Bureau of Finance.

 

Joseph Fratto, Interim County Comptroller, provided an explanation of the report’s key findings.  Mr. Fratto stated that the estimated percentage of expenditures for each fund as of March 31, 2007, were as follows:  Corporate – 26.58%, Public Safety – 28.73%, and Health – 38.62%.  The overall percentage for the three funds is 32.4%.

 

COMMISSIONER SILVESTRI, SECONDED BY COMMISSIONER QUIGLEY, MOVED TO RECEIVE AND FILE THE APPROPRIATION TRIAL BALANCE FOR THE PERIOD ENDING MARCH 31, 2007.  THE MOTION CARRIED.

 

 

Section 12

 

Your Committee was presented with the Revenue Report for the four-month period ending March 31, 2007 for the Corporate, Public Safety and Health Funds, presented by the Cook County Comptroller.

 

COMMISSIONER SILVESTRI, SECONDED BY COMMISSIONER QUIGLEY, MOVED TO RECEIVE AND FILE THE REVENUE REPORT FOR THE FOUR-MONTH PERIOD ENDING MARCH 31, 2007.  THE MOTION CARRIED.

 

 

Section 13

 

    Your Committee has considered the highway bills submitted by the Superintendent of Highways for approval and payment.

 

    Your Committee, after considering said bills, recommends that they be, and by the adoption of this report, approved.

 

 

COMMISSIONER MORENO, SECONDED BY COMMISSIONER STEELE, MOVED APPROVAL OF THE HIGHWAY BILLS.  THE MOTION CARRIED.

 


 

 

COMMISSIONER QUIGLEY MOVED TO ADJOURN. SECONDED BY COMMISSIONER SUFFREDIN, THE MOTION CARRIED AND THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED.

 

 

 

Respectfully submitted,

Committee on Finance

 

 

 

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John P. Daley, Chairman

 

 

 

 

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Matthew B. DeLeon, Secretary