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High-profile trial for Chicago officer who shot Laquan McDonald

Thursday, Nov 29, 2018 at 09:53 AM CST

State’s Star Witness in Van Dyke Cover-Up Trial Testifies

State’s Star Witness in Van Dyke Cover-Up Trial Testifies

Taking the stand in the conspiracy trial of three officers stemming from the 2014 shooting of teenager LaQuan McDonald, police officer Dora Fontaine testified she never saw McDonald raise his knife above his...

Wednesday, Nov 28, 2018 at 06:50 PM CST

Key Witness Could Take Stand in Trial Over Alleged Cover-Up

Key Witness Could Take Stand in Trial Over Alleged Cover-Up

A key witness could take the stand Wednesday as the trial for three officers accused of conspiring to create a false narrative of the night Laquan McDonald was fatally shot entered its second day.

Tuesday, Nov 27, 2018 at 06:16 PM CST

Testimony Begins in Mcdonald Conspiracy Case

Testimony Begins in Mcdonald Conspiracy Case

In the latest chapter of the Laquan McDonald saga - which has already ended the career for a police superintendent in Chicago, saw an officer charged with murder, contributed to the decision of the mayor not to...

Thursday, Nov 8, 2018 at 06:35 AM CST

Police Union Cuts Ties With Jason Van Dyke's Lawyer

Police Union Cuts Ties With Jason Van Dyke's Lawyer

The Fraternal Order of Police in Chicago says it will no longer refer officers in need of legal assistance to the attorney who represents convicted former officer Jason Van Dyke.

Wednesday, Oct 31, 2018 at 11:07 AM CDT

Van Dyke Returns to Court for First Time Since Conviction

Van Dyke Returns to Court for First Time Since Conviction

Former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke returned to court Wednesday with his fate still unclear.

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