For nearly 250,000 people adopted in Illinois, anyone over the age of 21 can get a copy of their original birth certificate. Even if it was a closed adoption, the birth parents names will be included on birth certificates.
You can read more in an article by Tina Stein at http://goo.gl/auLKy
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