Early this evening, Equip for Equality Attorney Barry Taylor confirmed with me that
U.S. District JudgeSharon Johnson Coleman granted the Ligas Attorney’s and
Intervenors motion and proposed order today!

Congratulations to all!

From the Judge’s Order, “The Defendants (state) will immediately begin processing all
Medicaid claims for fiscal year 2016 for services provided to the range of individuals
that are the subject of Plaintiffs” (advocates) and Interventors” Joint Motion to Enforce
Consent Decree, including but not limited to Class Members…”

This applies to all ICF/DD services, CILA services and Home-Based Services.


Tony Paulauski
Executive Director
The Arc of Illinois
20901 S. LaGrange Rd. Suite 209
Frankfort, IL 60423
815-464-1832 (OFFICE)
815-464-1832 (CELL)