Lisa Madigan
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"Lisa Madigan" has been the 41st Illinois Attorney General/Attorney General of the US state of Illinois since 2003, when she became the first female attorney general for Illinois. She is a Democratic Party (United States)/Democrat and the stepdaughter of Michael Madigan, who has been Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives for most of the last quarter century.

On December 12, 2008, she attracted national attention after filing a motion with the Supreme Court of Illinois to temporarily remove Governor Rod Blagojevich from office.Request for temporary restraining order filed before Supreme Court of Illinois on December 12, 2008 [http://www.ag.state.il.us/pressroom/2008_12/MOTION_FOR%20TRO_12-12-2008_10-19-24.pdf]

The motion was subsequently denied by the court without a hearing, and Blagojevich was subsequently impeached and removed from office by the Illinois General Assembly.

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