Illinois Governor To Sign Interrogation-Taping Law

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http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/chi-0307170299jul17,1,5935862.story?coll=chi-news-hed Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich today will sign a bill making the state the nation's first to require that formal interrogations and confessions of murder suspects be taped. Blagojevich called the measure, part of a six-bill package of wide-ranging criminal justice reforms, an important step toward restoring the integrity of a system tarnished by the exoneration of 13 death row inmates, the Chicago Tribune . . .

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