Illinois Attorney General Challenges Sentence for Officer Jason Van Dyke
Monday, 11 February 2019 () Kwame Raoul, the attorney general, wants the Chicago officer’s prison term reviewed. Some have questioned whether less than seven years was enough in Laquan McDonald’s death.
CBS 2's Jim WIlliams reports on what the state's attorney general and the special prosecutor in the Jason Van Dyke case are asking the Illinois Supreme Court for the opportunity to re-sentence ex-CPD officer Jason Van Dyke. Activists say he received a very lenient sentence for the second degree...
A day after learning former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke was beaten in a federal prison in Connecticut, his wife demanded to know why he was transferred out of Illinois in the first place. CBS..
The former Chicago police officer who fatally shot Laquan McDonald just began serving his nearly-seven-year prison sentence. Newser reports Jennifer Blagg, one of Jason Van Dyke's defense lawyers, said..
After white former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke was sentenced last month for the 2014 killing of black teen Laquan McDonald, top local officials urged... Reuters Also reported by •FOXNews.com •NYTimes.com •CBC.ca