Prosecutors seek new sentence for former Chicago officer in boy's death
Monday, 11 February 2019 The attorney general of Illinois has asked the state's highest court to review what prosecutors consider to be a too lenient sentence for the white Chicago police officer who fatally shot black teenager Laquan McDonald.
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul said on Monday he is challenging the sentence of convicted former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke, questioning whether the judge who imposed it followed the law. Van Dyke was sentenced last month to nearly seven years in prison for...
According to a report by Reuters, on Tuesday, the Illinois Supreme Court denied a request by state prosecutors to hold a new sentencing hearing for former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke who was..
Jonathan Copeland, the man prosecutors said shot and killed Milwaukee Police Officer Michael Michalski in the summer of 2018 pleaded guilty to first-degree intentional homicide, just as his trial was..
The Illinois Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected a bid by prosecutors to re-sentence a former Chicago police officer for the controversial shooting death of Laquan... USATODAY.com Also reported by •Seattle Times •Reuters
NEW YORK (AP) — Federal prosecutors are seeking the death penalty against a former suburban New York police officer charged in the kidnapping and killing of... Seattle Times Also reported by •FOXNews.com