Illinois Statutes Chapter 725. Criminal Procedure §-3.Right to Communicate with Attorney and Family;  Transfers

§ 103-3.  Right to Communicate with Attorney and Family;  Transfers.  (a) Persons who are arrested shall have the right to communicate with an attorney of their choice and a member of their family by making a reasonable number of telephone calls or in any other reasonable manner.  Such communication shall be permitted within a reasonable time after arrival at the first place of custody.

(b) In the event the accused is transferred to a new place of custody his right to communicate with an attorney and a member of his family is renewed.


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