In DeKalb, Veterans Day was commemorated by the NIU Veterans Club. The annual ceremony was held at the flagpole near Altgeld Hall.
AG Releases Guide for Veterans
The Illinois Attorney General has released a legal guide to help military members and their families. Lisa Madigan says it's a resource that helps veterans and current military members understand legal protections and benefits. It's called "Legal Rights of Illinois Service Members." You can access the guide here.
It includes information on:
- Military (Re-)Employment Rights and Veterans Preferences;
- Consumer Law Protections for the Military;
- Rights Regarding Lawsuits Against Active Duty Service Members; and
- A Listing of Other Beneficial Legal Provisions.