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High-profile trial for Chicago officer who shot Laquan McDonald

Friday, Oct 5, 2018 at 02:42 PM CDT

Crowd Celebrates Van Dyke Verdict Outside Courthouse

Crowd Celebrates Van Dyke Verdict Outside Courthouse

A crowd gathered outside the courthouse where Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke stood trial for murder celebrates a guilty verdict by jurors. 

Friday, Oct 5, 2018 at 05:36 PM CDT

Van Dyke Taken Into Custody After Verdict

Van Dyke Taken Into Custody After Verdict

Jason Van Dyke's bond was revoked and he was taken into custody just moments after a jury convicted him of second-degree murder and 16 counts of aggravated battery with a firearm. 

Friday, Oct 5, 2018 at 02:43 PM CDT

Mayor, Top Cop Release Statement After Van Dyke Verdict

Mayor, Top Cop Release Statement After Van Dyke Verdict

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the city's top cop Supt. Eddie Johnson urged Chicagoans to "hear each other and partner with each other" as a verdict was read in the trial for Chicago Police Officer Jason Van...

Friday, Oct 5, 2018 at 04:38 PM CDT

Watch: Jason Van Dyke Reacts to Guilty Verdict

Watch: Jason Van Dyke Reacts to Guilty Verdict

A jury found police officer Jason Van Dyke guilty of second-degree murder and 16 counts of aggravated battery with a firearm. He was found not guilty of official misconduct.

Friday, Oct 5, 2018 at 05:54 PM CDT

Jury Finds Jason Van Dyke Guilty of Second-Degree Murder

Jury Finds Jason Van Dyke Guilty of Second-Degree Murder

A jury has convicted Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke of second-degree murder in the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.

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