Jason Van Dyke

Jason Van Dyke
Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool, File
October 02, 2018 - 2:51 pm
A white Chicago police officer charged with murder in the shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald told a jury Tuesday that he opened fire when McDonald kept "advancing" at him waiving a knife in October 2014.
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Chicago Police Department via AP
September 27, 2018 - 2:13 pm
Now it is Laquan McDonald who is on trial. After days of prosecutors making their case to jurors that Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke committed first-degree murder in 2014 when he shot Laquan McDonald 16 times, attorneys for the Van Dyke are presenting their own evidence. Their contention:...
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(Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool)
September 25, 2018 - 4:26 pm
Lawyers for a white Chicago police officer who fatally shot a black teenager presented an animated video to jurors on Tuesday that was intended to show the officer's perspective during the shooting and support his claim that he feared for his safety.
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Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool
September 19, 2018 - 2:18 pm
A doctor testifying in the trial of a white Chicago police officer charged with murder in the death of Laquan McDonald said Wednesday that it's impossible to determine the exact order of the wounds the black teenager suffered from 16 shots that were fired.
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Jason Van Dyke
Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool, File
September 18, 2018 - 1:44 pm
The second day of the trial of a white Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke charged with murder in the shooting death of black teenager Laquan McDonald began the way the first day ended: with a police officer who was at the scene the night of the killing.
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