Laquan McDonald

Zbigniew Bzdak/Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool File)
November 27, 2018 - 6:44 pm
The case marks what's believed to be the first time in Chicago history that members of the police force have faced criminal charges for allegedly trying to cover up the actions of a fellow officer in an on-duty shooting.
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Jason Van Dyke/Cook County Sheriff
October 09, 2018 - 4:00 pm
Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke -- convicted last week in the 2014 death of a teenager -- is one of 45 detainees housed off-site, the Cook County Sheriff's Department said.
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People react outside of City Hall after a jury convicted white Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke of second-degree murder in the 2014 shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald Friday, Oct 5, 2018, in Chicago. Van Dyke, 40, was the first Chicago office
AP Photo/Matt Marton
October 06, 2018 - 10:37 am
It was the second such verdict nationally in two months. Jason Van Dyke's guilty conviction for second-degree murder and multiple counts of aggravated battery for fatally shooting 17-year-old Laquan McDonald 16 times came two months after a Texas officer was convicted in the killing of a 15-year-...
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(Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool)
October 05, 2018 - 12:57 pm
A jury on Friday convicted Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke of second-degree murder in the 2014 shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald.
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Lisa Fielding
October 05, 2018 - 7:13 am
Attorneys in the trial of Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke charged with murder in the 2014 shooting of Laquan McDonald sparred over what video of the deadly encounter actually proves just before jurors withdrew to begin deliberating.
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Jason Van Dyke
Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool, File
October 04, 2018 - 12:54 pm
Attorneys in the trial of Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke charged with murder in the 2014 shooting of Laquan McDonald sparred Thursday over what video of the deadly encounter actually proves.
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