Attorneys for the 4 argued that they merely told investigators what they believed to be true in the immediate aftermath of the now infamous shooting.
Jason Van Dyke
At the Union League Club, defense lawyer Dan Herbert and Special Prosecutor Joseph McMahon gamely fielded questions about key decisions in the trial.
Janet Mondragon told investigators she didn’t see the shooting of Laquan McDonald because she was shifting her squad car’s transmission into park.
In all, Cook County Judge Vincent Gaughan’s ruling will see the release of 87 court filings in coming days.
Hearings to determine whether four Chicago police officers accused of lying about the 2014 shooting of Laquan McDonald should be fired began Wednesday
There are days when it feels as if there is a deliberate assault on women. So far this year, there have been 17 female homicides in Cook County.
Lightfoot aired her longstanding grievance with the code of silence verdict during an interview on NPR’s “Morning Edition,” expected to air Thursday.
“PUSH has always been a house of refuge. It’s part of what we do, reaching out to people who are in distress,” Jackson said.
The prison sentence imposed on Jason Van Dyke for the murder of Laquan McDonald has stirred understandable outrage with its perceived leniency.
SNEED: She plans to gather all the frequent flyer miles she’s been sent by well-wishers to visit her husband, Jason Van Dyke, in prison.
It just is the Chicago way — the American way. It is American hypocrisy, wrapped in a star-spangled red, white and blue cloak of liberty and justice.
Hairston’s campaign consultant Delmarie Cobb on Tuesday released a list of 60 tickets and four warnings piled up by William Calloway since March 2014.
Attorney General Kwame Raoul and Special Prosecutor Joseph McMahon asked the court in February for a new sentencing hearing for Van Dyke.
Ex-Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke was transferred to a New York federal prison, a source close to his lawyer, Dan Herbert, confirmed Wednesday.
His speech in front of a boisterous crowd of supporters Sunday at Navy Pier was one of the first rallies of his latest White House bid.