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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guardthe case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guard
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 40 minutes ago
the case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have criticized Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez for waiting over a year to charge Van Dyke and want her to be removed from the case. Alvarez has defended her... Read more
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Denver Post
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guardthe case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guard
Denver Post / Posted an hour ago
the case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have criticized Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez for waiting over a year to charge Van Dyke and want her to be removed from the case. Alvarez has defended her... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guardthe case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guard
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted an hour ago
the case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have criticized Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez for waiting over a year to charge Van Dyke and want her to be removed from the case. Alvarez has defended her... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guardthe case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guard
KHQ Spokane / Posted an hour ago
the case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have criticized Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez for waiting over a year to charge Van Dyke and want her to be removed from the case. Alvarez has defended her... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guardthe case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guard
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted an hour ago
the case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have criticized Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez for waiting over a year to charge Van Dyke and want her to be removed from the case. Alvarez has defended her... Read more
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ABC Montana
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guardthe case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guard
ABC Montana / Posted an hour ago
the case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have criticized Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez for waiting over a year to charge Van Dyke and want her to be removed from the case. Alvarez has defended her... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guardthe case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guard
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted an hour ago
the case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have criticized Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez for waiting over a year to charge Van Dyke and want her to be removed from the case. Alvarez has defended her... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Chicago officer accused in Laquan McDonald’s death requests guardthe case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have
Chicago officer accused in Laquan McDonald’s death requests guard
WGN TV Chicago / Posted an hour ago
the case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have criticized Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez for waiting over a year to charge Van Dyke and want her to be removed from the case. Alvarez has defended her... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guardthe case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guard
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted an hour ago
the case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have criticized Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez for waiting over a year to charge Van Dyke and want her to be removed from the case. Alvarez has defended her... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guardthe case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guard
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted an hour ago
the case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have criticized Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez for waiting over a year to charge Van Dyke and want her to be removed from the case. Alvarez has defended her... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guardthe case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guard
KXXV Waco / Posted an hour ago
the case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have criticized Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez for waiting over a year to charge Van Dyke and want her to be removed from the case. Alvarez has defended her... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Chicago officer in McDonald case wants protection at courthe will allow a special prosecutor. Civil rights attorneys and activists have
Chicago officer in McDonald case wants protection at court
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted an hour ago
he will allow a special prosecutor. Civil rights attorneys and activists have requested that Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez not handle the case. They criticized her for waiting more than a year to charge Van Dyke. Alvarez has defended... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guardthe case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guard
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted an hour ago
the case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have criticized Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez for waiting over a year to charge Van Dyke and want her to be removed from the case. Alvarez has defended her... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guardthe case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have
Chicago officer accused in black teen's death requests guard
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted an hour ago
the case, during a Thursday hearing. Civil rights attorneys and activists have criticized Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez for waiting over a year to charge Van Dyke and want her to be removed from the case. Alvarez has defended her... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Alvarez to perform in TonawandaOlympian Anita Alvarez of Kenmore and Mariya Koroleva will perform a synchroniz
Alvarez to perform in Tonawanda
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Olympian Anita Alvarez of Kenmore and Mariya Koroleva will perform a synchronized swimming duet on Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Town of Tonawanda Aquatic and Fitness Center. Alvarez, who competed for the Town of Tonawanda Aquettes before joining the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Giddyup, Fardon!first knocked on Hastert's door to ask him about his pattern of suspicious bank
Giddyup, Fardon!
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
first knocked on Hastert's door to ask him about his pattern of suspicious bank withdrawals. Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez said she began coordinating with federal investigators soon after McDonald was shot as he sauntered away from... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Olympic ‘Syncro’ swimmers visit New Canaan Ythe Y Saturday afternoon to watch two Olympic competitors take to the water in
Olympic ‘Syncro’ swimmers visit New Canaan Y
The New Canaan News / Posted yesterday
the Y Saturday afternoon to watch two Olympic competitors take to the water in a sport that marries art with athletics. Anita Alvarez and Mariya Koroleva, who spent three days in town training at the facility, culminated their stay with... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Tonawanda Honors Local Olympian Anita Alvarezmeeting was very much like any one which would have preceded it, they did take
Tonawanda Honors Local Olympian Anita Alvarez
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 days ago
meeting was very much like any one which would have preceded it, they did take the time to recognize a few special guests. Anita Alvarez and Mariya Koroleva are synchronized swimmers. They will represent the United States in this summer’s Olympic... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
If Illinois must have a 'lite gov,' cut the costly officefirst knocked on Hastert's door to ask him about his pattern of suspicious bank
If Illinois must have a 'lite gov,' cut the costly office
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
first knocked on Hastert's door to ask him about his pattern of suspicious bank withdrawals. Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez said she began coordinating with federal investigators soon after McDonald was shot as he sauntered away from... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Sued for $40 million, private eye countersues Alvarez, freed inmate for $20 millionthe latest twist, that investigator, Paul Ciolino, has filed his own $20 millio
Sued for $40 million, private eye countersues Alvarez, freed inmate for $20 million
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
the latest twist, that investigator, Paul Ciolino, has filed his own $20 million countersuit against State's Attorney Anita Alvarez, Simon, Simon's civil lawyers and those behind a documentary and book on the case. The lawsuit alleges they... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The 'innocence industry' fights backforth the claim that Ciolino and others had hoodwinked him into falsely confess
The 'innocence industry' fights back
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
forth the claim that Ciolino and others had hoodwinked him into falsely confessing. In 2014, Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez said that her office's investigation supported Simon's claim. She freed him. Simon, whose cause has been... Read more
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Daily Herald
Private eye files $25M defamation suit in Porter caseof Ciolino's employees, who had posed as a witness who falsely said he saw Simo
Private eye files $25M defamation suit in Porter case
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
of Ciolino's employees, who had posed as a witness who falsely said he saw Simon commit the shootings. In 2014, Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez conducted an investigation that concluded Simon was railroaded, and he was freed from pr... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
100 lap swim fundraiser for Tonawanda Aquettestowards that, " said Karen Alvarez, Tonawanda Aquettes coach. The Aquettes als
100 lap swim fundraiser for Tonawanda Aquettes
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 7 days ago
towards that, " said Karen Alvarez, Tonawanda Aquettes coach. The Aquettes also swam the laps to support their very own Anita Alvarez, who is competing in this year's Olympics with the U.S. Synchronized swim team. Anita Alvarez will return to... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
'Synchro' Swimmers Preps for Olympic Summer Games in RioGames in RioThe duo will be the only swimmers representing the United States in
'Synchro' Swimmers Preps for Olympic Summer Games in Rio
NBC Bay Area / Posted 7 days ago
Games in RioThe duo will be the only swimmers representing the United States in synchronized swimming. By Peggy Bunker Anita Alvarez and Mariya Koroleva are the only swimmers representing the United States in synchronized swimming during the... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Aquettes Mark 100 days to Rio with 100 lapstravel expenses … we travel all over the country and it goes towards that,“ sai
Aquettes Mark 100 days to Rio with 100 laps
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 7 days ago
travel expenses … we travel all over the country and it goes towards that,“ said Coach Karen Alvarez. The team also swam to support Anita Alvarez, a former Aquette, who will be competing in the 2016 games with the U.S synchronized swimmi... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
100 Days to Rio: Meet the WNY Athletes We're Followingthat won gold and set a world record at the 2013 World Cup. Emily hopes to qual
100 Days to Rio: Meet the WNY Athletes We're Following
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 8 days ago
that won gold and set a world record at the 2013 World Cup. Emily hopes to qualify for the games in the coming months. Anita Alvarez, Synchronized Swimming Anita is from Kenmore and got her synchronized Swimming start with the Town of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Chicago couple charged in $45M Medicare fraud out on $70K bondif they are found guilty. The fraud and related charges were allegedly committe
Chicago couple charged in $45M Medicare fraud out on $70K bond
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
if they are found guilty. The fraud and related charges were allegedly committed from 2008 to 2012. Cook County Attorney Anita Alvarez also ordered the Cook County Human Trafficking Task Force to investigate the To report healthcare fraud or to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rauner ally Dunkin has $1.2M in campaign fund — what will he do with it?hard-fought Cook County state's attorney's Democratic primary, where challenger
Rauner ally Dunkin has $1.2M in campaign fund — what will he do with it?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
hard-fought Cook County state's attorney's Democratic primary, where challenger Kim Foxx defeated two-term State's Attorney Anita Alvarez and challenger Donna More. Foxx, former chief of staff to County Board President Toni Preckwinkle, raised... Read more
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The Star
Positive debut for Zylane-Hua Wei, but not so for Pandelela-Mun Yee - DivingWei took the bronze medal in Wuhan on Saturday with 77.0667 points in their fir
Positive debut for Zylane-Hua Wei, but not so for Pandelela-Mun Yee - Diving
The Star / Posted 19 days ago
Wei took the bronze medal in Wuhan on Saturday with 77.0667 points in their first international competition. Anita Alvarez and Mariya Koroleva, who will represent the United States at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in August, took gold... Read more
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Daily Princetonian
Bazelon discusses changing legal landscapesplay a very important role in electing these prosecutors. Referring to recent s
Bazelon discusses changing legal landscapes
Daily Princetonian / Posted 21 days ago
play a very important role in electing these prosecutors. Referring to recent shifts in Chicago, with Kim Foxx beating Anita Alvarez out for the state attorney position in March, Bazelon pushed for voters to judge prosecutors not on how “tough... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Chicago approves nearly $7m payout to families of police violence victimswas fired in December days before the Department of Justice launched an investi
Chicago approves nearly $7m payout to families of police violence victims
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 21 days ago
was fired in December days before the Department of Justice launched an investigation into the department’s practices. Anita Alvarez, Cook County’s top prosecutor, lost her re-election bid last month following demands for her resignation... Read more
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examiner.com
CPD must recognize racism says task force as protests renew over cop killingresulted in problems for the police department, former Police Superintendent Ga
CPD must recognize racism says task force as protests renew over cop killing
examiner.com / Posted 22 days ago
resulted in problems for the police department, former Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy, Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez, and Mayor Rahm Emanuel. In the aftermath, McCarthy was fired by Emanuel, Alvarez lost in a landslide election,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
McCarthy moves to fire Detective Dante Servin in fatal off-duty shooting of Rekia Boydon the evidence presented, murder was the appropriate charge — if there were ch
McCarthy moves to fire Detective Dante Servin in fatal off-duty shooting of Rekia Boyd
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
on the evidence presented, murder was the appropriate charge — if there were charges at all. Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez has defended her decision to charge Servin with involuntary manslaughter. Prosecutors had alleged Servin acted... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
No charges for Chicago cop in Ronald Johnson shooting death; lawyer blasts decisionfire within seconds of arriving at the scene and mysteriously lacking audio. B
No charges for Chicago cop in Ronald Johnson shooting death; lawyer blasts decision
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
fire within seconds of arriving at the scene and mysteriously lacking audio. But while Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez brought a first-degree murder charge against Officer Jason Van Dyke in the McDonald case, she announced on... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Aldermen recommend $4.95 million settlement in Coleman casebefore the video went public. The U.S. Justice Department is now probing the de
Aldermen recommend $4.95 million settlement in Coleman case
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
before the video went public. The U.S. Justice Department is now probing the department's use of force, State's Attorney Anita Alvarez lost a re-election bid and the mayor fired his police superintendent and chose a new one. When Emanuel... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Minnesota Burger King workers smash windows after prank callMcCarthy in part because of the way the McDonald shooting was handled. McCarthy
Minnesota Burger King workers smash windows after prank call
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 24 days ago
McCarthy in part because of the way the McDonald shooting was handled. McCarthy, Emanuel and Cook County States Attorney Anita Alvarez have been accused of trying to cover up the shooting. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)COON RAPIDS, Minn.... Read more
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Salon.com
The unconstitutional outrage of juvenile life sentences: Why Philadelphia will be a case study for this criminal-justice reformresponsible for the incarceration of nearly one in 10 juvenile lifers. “Seth W
The unconstitutional outrage of juvenile life sentences: Why Philadelphia will be a case study for this criminal-justice reform
Salon.com / Posted 25 days ago
responsible for the incarceration of nearly one in 10 juvenile lifers. “Seth Williams can’t help but ponder the defeat of Anita Alvarez in Chicago and Tim McGinty in Cleveland, two prosecutorial elections with very significant Black Lives Matter... Read more
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Officer.com
More Chicago Police Officers Retiring Than Joiningfatally shoot Laquan McDonald. Protesters took to the streets to demand the re
More Chicago Police Officers Retiring Than Joining
Officer.com / Posted 29 days ago
fatally shoot Laquan McDonald. Protesters took to the streets to demand the resignations of Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and then-Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy as Officer Jason Van Dyke was charged with... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Lawmakers deal Quinn blow on troubled grant programquestions that already have gotten the attention of federal prosecutors in Spri
Lawmakers deal Quinn blow on troubled grant program
Chicago Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
questions that already have gotten the attention of federal prosecutors in Springfield and Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez in Chicago. “It’s a political time of year,” Quinn said. Despite Quinn’s comments, the audit commission voted... Read more
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Daily Herald
Justice needed in police-involved shootings, say supporters of slain Zion teencrowd. Before he addressed the gathering, McCrory said there has been some pro
Justice needed in police-involved shootings, say supporters of slain Zion teen
Daily Herald / Posted 30 days ago
crowd. Before he addressed the gathering, McCrory said there has been some progress in the year since Howell was killed. "Anita Alvarez loses an election, it's not an accident," he said of the recent primary election loss by the Cook County... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Racial Slurs Heard on Chicago Police Radioradio numbers, but I'm already hollering for my supervisor," she said. In a fo
Racial Slurs Heard on Chicago Police Radio
NBC Philadelphia / Posted a month ago
radio numbers, but I'm already hollering for my supervisor," she said. In a formal request made Sunday to State's Attorney Anita Alvarez and U.S. Attorney Zachary Fardon, Emanuel said similar incidents have occurred since those calls were made... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Chicago mayor seeks federal probe into racist radio callsThe Chicago Sun-Times reported that in a letter to U.S. Attorney Zachary Fardon
Chicago mayor seeks federal probe into racist radio calls
Daily Chronicle / Posted a month ago
The Chicago Sun-Times reported that in a letter to U.S. Attorney Zachary Fardon and Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez, Emanuel said the transmissions were made by an unauthorized private citizen using non-city-issued equipment. The Chicago... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
FOP's hiring of cop charged in Laquan McDonald death sends wrong messagefed the public faulty information regarding the 2014 shooting, allowing Mayor R
FOP's hiring of cop charged in Laquan McDonald death sends wrong message
Chicago Tribune / Posted a month ago
fed the public faulty information regarding the 2014 shooting, allowing Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez to withhold the facts for 13 months. When the public was finally able to view dash-cam video from a police... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Emanuel looking for federal investigation into racist radio callsThe Chicago Sun-Times reported that in a letter to U.S. Attorney Zachary Fardon
Emanuel looking for federal investigation into racist radio calls
SaukValley.com / Posted a month ago
The Chicago Sun-Times reported that in a letter to U.S. Attorney Zachary Fardon and Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez, Emanuel says the transmissions were made by an unauthorized private citizen using non-city-issued equipment. The Chicago... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Emanuel Requests Hate Crime Investigationwe don't do radio numbers, but I'm already hollering for my supervisor," she sa
Emanuel Requests Hate Crime Investigation
NBC Chicago / Posted a month ago
we don't do radio numbers, but I'm already hollering for my supervisor," she said. In a formal request to State's Attorney Anita Alvarez and U.S. Attorney Zachary Fardon made Sunday, Emanuel revealed that similar incidents have occurred since those... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Mayor Emanuel seeks federal probe into racist radio callsChicago Sun-Times reports that in a letter to U.S. Attorney Zachary Fardon and
Mayor Emanuel seeks federal probe into racist radio calls
WGN TV Chicago / Posted a month ago
Chicago Sun-Times reports that in a letter to U.S. Attorney Zachary Fardon and Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez, Emanuel says the transmissions were made by an unauthorized private citizen using non-city-issued... Read more
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Daily Herald
Chicago mayor seeks federal probe into racist radio callsSun-Times reports (http://bit.ly/1qgJeOZ) that in a letter to U.S. Attorney Zac
Chicago mayor seeks federal probe into racist radio calls
Daily Herald / Posted a month ago
Sun-Times reports (http://bit.ly/1qgJeOZ) that in a letter to U.S. Attorney Zachary Fardon and Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez, Emanuel says the transmissions were made by an unauthorized private citizen using non-city-issued... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Tribune coverage: The Quintonio LeGrier, Bettie Jones shootingsIllinois University student and a grandmother on the day after Christmas. A spo
Tribune coverage: The Quintonio LeGrier, Bettie Jones shootings
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
Illinois University student and a grandmother on the day after Christmas. A spokeswoman for Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez confirmed that federal agents are assisting its office... Mayor Rahm Emanuel released a batch of emails... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Defending the nation's most notorious cop: 'I will not back down'Chicago voters, many of them angry over her handling of the case, recently deni
Defending the nation's most notorious cop: 'I will not back down'
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 1 months ago
Chicago voters, many of them angry over her handling of the case, recently denied Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez a third term. At the center of it all is Van Dyke, the first Chicago officer charged with first-degree murder... Read more
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