No more indictments for Chicago police in Laquan McDonald shooting | Reuters
Wednesday, 15 November 2017 () CHICAGO (Reuters) - No more Chicago police officers will be indicted in connection with the 2014 shooting death of black teenager Laquan McDonald by a white officer, a county prosecutor told a judge on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke sits in the courtroom during a hearing in his shooting case of Laquan McDonald at the Leighton Criminal Court Building in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., March 23, 2016. REUTERS/Nancy Stone/Chicago Tribune/Pool/File PhotoA video of the shooting of McDonald, 17, released in the fall of 2015, prompted days of protests and the ouster of the city's police chief, and put the spotlight on Chicago in a national debate over the use of excessive force by police against minorities.
According to a county prosecutor on Tuesday, No more Chicago police officers will be indicted in connection with the 2014 shooting death of black teenager Laquan McDonald by a white officer. A video of the shooting released in the fall of 2015 prompted days of protests and the removal of the city’s...
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