Providing a refresher on some evidence law fundamentals — including the personal-knowledge requirement; the hearsay rule and the business-records exception, including use of a third-party’s records to prove that the events described in the documents occurred; and the propriety of relying on an exhibit that was attached to the complaint but never admitted into evidence — the Illinois Appellate Court concluded that a Fayette County judge erred in failing to award $121,182 to Benjamin Emerick and two …