Because of the DUI incident — and the discovery of a prior record in Indiana County, Pennsylvania — Lamken made a motion to increase Harding's bond to 0,000.
The commission was charged with identifying policy changes to reduce recidivism and make significant reductions to the states prison population, which had increased by more than 500 percent in the last forty years.
Michael Harding, 36, is charged with having sex with a girl under 13-years-old.
The alleged incident occurred between June 1, 2013, and June 1, 2015, according to prosecuting attorney Lorinda Lamken, who was brought into the case due to a conflict of interest with the Shelby County State's Attorney's office.
s citizens throughout the state of Illinois ring in the New Year, nearly 200 laws will take effect.
A significant number of the new laws target crime, make changes to the criminal justice system, seek to assist law enforcement, and advance safety provisions for Illinois motorists.