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In the murder of Laquan McDonald, it was always the video

How many other Laquan McDonalds and Jason Van Dykes have there been in Chicago? How many police shootings over decades and decades have been covered up, or ruled as righteous, even if they were not, all under the willfully blind eyes of politicians ...

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New York Times

'We Just Didn't Buy It': Jury Was Unswayed by Officer's Story in Laquan ...

CHICAGO — Officer Jason Van Dyke asked 12 jurors to trust his memory, not a widely circulated dashboard camera video, to know what really happened the night he shot Laquan McDonald 16 times. The jurors chose the video. On Friday afternoon, after less ...

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