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Brown’s Chicken Killer Unlikely To Get Most Of $451K Jury Award

Despite being awarded more than $450,000 in a federal lawsuit against a former jail guard, one of the two men convicted of the 1993 Brown’s Chicken massacre might not see much of that money.


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Man Convicted Of Brown’s Chicken Massacre Awarded $451K For Civil Rights Suit

One of the men convicted of the 1993 Brown’s Chicken massacre has been awarded almost half a million dollars in his civil rights suit against a Cook County jail guard accused of beating him.


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Bernstein: Your Questions, Answered

We asked for your submissions and you obliged. Many were predictably obtuse and pointless. Most, actually. But there were a handful worthy of thoughtful response.

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20 Years Ago Today: Brown’s Chicken Massacre

It was on Jan. 8, 1993, that seven people were murdered inside the Brown’s Chicken and Pasta restaurant in Palatine.


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Ex-VP’s Family Wins Auction For Brown’s Chicken

Brown’s Chicken could soon have a new owner, since an investment company backed by the family of a former executive won an auction.


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Three Bidders Vying For Brown’s Chicken

A bidder affiliated with the former spurned VP of Brown’s Chicken is offering $265,000 for the restaurant chain.