Chip Mitchell

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Smollett found guilty of lying to authorities in trial over his alleged attack

Friday, December 10, 2021

Former Empire actor Jussie Smollett has been convicted of staging an anti-gay, racist attack on himself and lying to Chicago police about it. His lawyer is pledging to appeal.


A Chicago jury reaches a verdict in the trial of actor Jussie Smollett

Friday, December 10, 2021

Smollett, formerly of the TV series Empire — has been found guilty of lying to police about an anti-gay, racist attack on himself in 2019. The 39-year-old actor faces up to three years in prison.


The trial of Jussie Smollett, who's accused of lying to police, is about to begin

Monday, November 29, 2021

Jury selection begins Monday in the trial of former Empire actor Jussie Smollett, who is accused of lying to Chicago police about being the victim of a racist, anti-gay attack.


Felony drug convictions tied to a corrupt former police sergeant have been thrown out

Thursday, November 04, 2021

In Chicago, five more people had their felony drug cases exonerated in an ongoing effort tied to a former Chicago sergeant convicted of corruption. 83 people hope their cases will also be thrown out.


Chicago Authorities Aim To Prevent Another Night Of Looting

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

In an attempt to prevent more violence in Chicago's downtown, authorities blocked highway exits and raised bridges. Looting began after police shot a man who opened fire on officers Sunday.


Amid Pandemic, Protest Related Looting Hits Chicago Residents Hard

Sunday, June 07, 2020

The looting that followed the George Floyd protests devastated some Chicago neighborhoods and parts of other cities, leaving residents there even more desperate for basic services during the pandemic.


4 Chicago Police Officers Fired For 'Covering Up' 2014 Fatal Shooting

Friday, July 19, 2019

Nearly five years after Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke shot and killed teenager Laquan McDonald, a city panel voted to fire four officers, accusing them of covering up for Van Dyke.


3 Chicago Cops Go On Trial, Charged With Covering Up For Jason Van Dyke

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Just hours after he shot and killed Laquan McDonald, Jason Van Dyke met with other officers who were on the shooting scene and with detectives tasked with investigating the incident.


Jury Considers The Murder Case Against Chicago Police Officer

Friday, October 05, 2018

Lawyers for both sides gave the jury their final arguments Thursday in the murder trial of Chicago Police officer Jason Van Dyke in the 2014 shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.


Lawyers To Present Defense For Officer Accused Of Killing Black Teenager

Monday, September 24, 2018

Attorneys for a white Chicago police officer on trial for murder will likely begin presenting his side Monday. Jason Van Dyke fired 16 shots at Laquan McDonald in 2014.


An Anti-Violence Activist Shares Her Reason For Buying A Gun

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Camiella Williams is an anti-violence advocate, who works hard to teach people other ways of dealing with problems, but she's lost more than two dozen friends and family members to Chicago's gun violence in recent years.


David Weil To Begin Serving As First Wage And Hour Administrator

Monday, May 05, 2014

David Weil is responsible for enforcing federal protections such as the minimum wage and overtime. Weil, an economist at Boston University, has spent his whole career studying workplace issues.