Illinois State State Sen. Donne Trotter, center, leaves the Cook County courthouse with his attorney Joshua Herman after posting bond Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012 in Chicago. Trotter was char

 

              Illinois State State Sen. Donne Trotter, center, leaves the Cook County courthouse with his attorney Joshua Herman after posting bond Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012 in Chicago. Trotter was char
Illinois State State Sen. Donne Trotter, center, leaves the Cook County courthouse with his attorney Joshua Herman after posting bond Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012 in Chicago. Trotter was charged Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2012 with a felony count for allegedly trying to board a flight at O'Hare International Airport with a weapon and ammunition in a carry-on bag. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)