Torture Commission

Gov. Pat Quinn (Credit: CBS)

Quinn Calls On Torture-Probe Director To Resign

Gov. Quinn says the commission’s director, David Thomas, should step down because of a “gross failure to follow the law.”


Illinois State Seal

Torture Investigation Panel To Shut Down After State Eliminates Funding

A state commission set up to investigate claims of police torture is about to close up shop.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2012