Bringing a Solid Contempt Petition in Illinois Family Court

Indirect Civil Contempt for Refusal to Abide by a Court Order

Civil Contempt Proceedings

Criminal Contempt Actions

  • details of the charge, an opportunity to answer,
  • has a privilege against self-incrimination,
  • the presumption of innocence and
  • in this case, the person bringing the contempt petition must prove beyond a reasonable doubt that the person violated the court’s order.

Contempt Petitions During COVID-19

Contempt Petitions Related to School



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