Richard Remus

Officers To Collect $2.4 Million In Settlement With Cook CountyThey say they were reprimanded for supporting Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart's opponent and now 21 Cook County Sheriff's Police officers are preparing to collect a $2.4 million settlement.
Jury Awards $1.6M To Sheriff’s Employees Who Claim They Were Unfairly DemotedA federal jury awarded $1.6 million Tuesday to 21 Cook County sheriff’s employees who claimed they were demoted by Sheriff Tom Dart for supporting his main opponent in the 2006 election.
Sheriff's Lt. Suing Dart For Retaliation For Supporting Rival In '06A federal lawsuit about to go to trial alleges Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart’s office has retaliated against employees who didn’t support Dart politically.