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Illinois makes it a misdemeanor for business owners who flout pandemic restrictions.
The owners of restaurants, bars and other establishments in Illinois that open too soon can now be charged with a Class A misdemeanor under a measure enacted by the governor.
Gov. J.B. Pritzker, a Democrat, filed an emergency rule on Friday that his office said was intended to prevent the spread of the coronavirus as a growing number of businesses defy stay-at-home orders across the country.
In Illinois, where a stay-at-home order remains in effect through…