Winnebago County Chairman restraining order is denied

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WINNEBAGO COUNTY, Ill. (WTVO) — Winnebago County Chairman Frank Haney’s attempt to get a temporary restraining order against the county is denied.

That was the decision by county judge.

The restraining order would reinstate the powers that have been stripped from Haney while lawsuits are worked through.

A federal suit filed by Haney claims board members are violating voters rigvhts.

The case is scheduled for a status hearing November 27th.

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