Hal Baskin

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Community Activist’s Son Shot In Englewood

Hal Baskin Jr., 25, was shot in the abdomen in the 6600 block of South Peoria Street around 6:30 p.m. Monday.

10/08/2013

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Anti-Gang Activist Loses Fourth Family Member To Violence

An Englewood man who spends his time fighting gang violence has had another relative murdered and he’s asking that there be no retaliation, reports WBBM’s Veronica Carter.

05/13/2013

Hal Baskin

Baskin Concedes 16th Ward Race After Release From Jail

A candidate for 16th Ward alderman has conceded the race, after being released from a police lockup on charges of assault and obstruction.

CBS Chicago–04/06/2011

Four incumbent Chicago aldermen (clockwise from top left) Bernard Stone (50th), John Rice (36th), Freddrenna Lyle (6th), Sharon Dixon (24th) appeared headed for losses during the runoff election on April 5, 2011. (Credit: CBS)

Four Incumbent Aldermen Fall In Runoffs

Four incumbent Chicago aldermen have lost their bids for another term, or were trailing late in the polls on Tuesday, including Bernie Stone (50th), the council’s oldest member.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2011

Hal Baskin, candidate for 16th Ward Alderman in Chicago (Credit: HalBaskin.com)

Aldermanic Candidate Arrested At Polling Place

A candidate for alderman was arrested Tuesday afternoon at a South Side polling place and later charged with assault.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2011

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14 Aldermanic Races Appear Headed For Runoffs

As many as 10 sitting Chicago aldermen appear headed into one-on-one runoff elections in April and four more open aldermanic races are headed towards runoffs between the top two contenders.

CBS Chicago–02/22/2011