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Woman Settles $105,000 Parking Ticket Case

An unemployed single mother reportedly has reached a settlement agreement with the city, after she was issued more than $105,000 worth of parking tickets.

08/22/2013

Jennifer Edwards says the state kept docking her paycheck, even after she had paid off all of the money she owed for parking tickets, and has been told the problem might not be fixed for up to two months. (Credit: CBS)

State Worker: State Docking My Pay, Even After I Paid Off Debt

The city of Chicago has been going after state employees who owe money for unpaid parking tickets by taking money out of their paychecks, but one such employee said when the city got what it was owed from her, the state kept docking her paycheck.

CBS 2–07/11/2012

Mayor Rahm Emanuel

Emanuel: City To Fund Summer Jobs With Money From Scofflaws

Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Monday that money seized by the city from scofflaws will allow the city to add almost 20,000 summer jobs for city youth.

CBS Chicago–03/05/2012