People v. Sanders
Illinois Supreme Court
696 N.E.2d 1144 (1998)
Robert Sanders (defendant) was charged by information with violation of the Illinois Hunter Interference Prohibition Act (the act). Specifically, Sanders was alleged to have interfered with the taking of a wild animal when he yelled at and photographed a hunter to dissuade her from killing a deer. Sanders moved to dismiss the charges, and the circuit court agreed on the ground that the statute was too vague and overbroad, in violation of the First and Fifth Amendments to the United States Constitution. The state (plaintiff) appealed.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (McMorrow, J.)
Concurrence/Dissent (Harrison, J.)
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