McCarthy “Astounded” By Officers’ Handling Of Protests; Not Resigning Over Laquan McDonald Case Police Supt. Garry McCarthy praised Chicago's police force Friday for showing “remarkable” professionalism during several days of protests in the wake of the release of a video showing a white police officer fatally shooting a black teen, and that... Activists March On Magnificent Mile To Protest Laquan McDonald Shooting Activists shut down part of Michigan Avenue on Black Friday, and planned to march to Water Tower Place, to protest the fatal police shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.
Black Aldermen Again Call For Ouster Of Police Supt. Garry McCarthy Rauner Wants More Info From White House On Syrian Refugees Mayor To Meet With Ministers As City Prepares To Release Video Of Fatal Police Shooting Eileen Quinn, Mother Of Former Gov. Pat Quinn, Dies At 98 Human Service Agencies Scaling Back As State Budget Impasse Continues Eileen Quinn, Mother Of Former Gov. Pat Quinn, Dies At 98 Plan Pulled For Medical-Marijuana Dispensary On South Side City Won’t Fight Judge’s Order To Release Video Showing White Cop Shooting Black Suspect
Group Collecting Toys For Children Of Imprisoned Mothers Holly Krig, director of organizing for Moms United Against Violence and Incarceration, said the group regularly organizes trips for the kids to see their moms, and this is the second year they're collecting toys. Officer Jason Van Dyke Due Back In Court In Fatal Shooting Of Laquan McDonald The Chicago police officer accused of fatally shooting 17-year-old Laquan McDonald one year ago was due back in court on Monday, so a judge can review video of the shooting, and decide if the officer should get bail.
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