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Officer charged with murder in McDonald case

Officer charged with murder in McDonald case

| December 4, 2015

By J. Coyden Palmer Special to the NNPA News Wire from The Chicago Crusader CHICAGO—After a year-long investigation, Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez’s office has filed first-degree murder charges against a Chicago Police officer accused of shooting a 17-year-old teen 16 times without provocation. The charges announced Nov. 24 claimed Officer Jason Van Dyke […]

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Don’t shop here

| December 2, 2015

CHICAGO—A multiethnic, multiracial group of protestors stands in front of Saks Of Fifth Avenue in Chicago to demand justice in the shooting death of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald. McDonald was shot to death Oct. 20, 2014 by Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke. Van Dyke claimed he felt in fear for his life during a confrontation […]

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