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Jason Meisner
Chicago Tribune reporter covering the Dirksen U.S. Courthouse in Chicago
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Megan Crepeau 8h
Michael Avenatti was at 26th Street today. I spotted him leaving the courthouse with a high-level county prosecutor. He says he believes charges against R. Kelly are imminent, but declined to give much detail
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Jason Meisner 9h
Aurora shooting updates: 4 officers injured, suspect dead in incident at manufacturing firm, sources and...
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Chicago Tribune 11h
Active shooter incident with many injuries reported in Aurora, police say
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Jason Meisner 13h
When Rich Daley ran for Cook County state's attorney in 1980, he released his tax returns. His campaign manager said it was the right thing to do given “the nature of the office he is seeking.” That campaign manager? Bill Daley. reports
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Todd Lighty 15h
That's one of many beauties of working in a newsroom. Newsrooms are independent and operate separately from Editorial Boards, which endorse political candidates for office. A wall exists between those who write those opinions and those of us who write the news,
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Jason Meisner Feb 14
Michael Avenatti says he's discovered another tape of R. Kelly having sex with underage girl
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Anthony Guglielmi Feb 14
Replying to @AJGuglielmi
Through s meticulous investigation, detectives have identified the persons of interest in the area of the alleged attack of the Empire cast member. These individuals are not yet suspects but were in area of concern and are being questioned. Investigation continues.
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Megan Crepeau Feb 13
Per a source close to the case, Jason Van Dyke last week was: -transferred to a federal prison in Connecticut without the knowledge of his family or attorneys -put in general population -beaten in his cell within hours of arriving with :
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Jason Meisner Feb 13
Convicted Chicago cop Jason Van Dyke beaten after transfer to Connecticut prison: sources
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Jason Meisner Feb 12
Five ways Chicago played a role in El Chapo's conviction — including twin brothers from Little Village and that pesky Empire carpet jingle.
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Annie Sweeney Feb 12
Replying to @jmetr22b
And here is one of Chicago's more intriguing crime stories ... and I explain how Little Village twins quietly worked their way into 's inner circle.
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Jeff Coen Feb 12
Not a major surprise but USAO in Brooklyn says guilty on all counts. Helped by key chicago testimony from December: ‘How Chicago became a key hub in El Chapo's network Chicago twin testifies in historic trial’ ⁦
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The Associated Press Feb 12
BREAKING: Notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman is convicted in U.S. trial that could put him behind bars for the rest of his life in a high-security prison.
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Jason Meisner Feb 11
Drug convictions overturned for 10 framed by Chicago police sergeant: 'He took everything from me'
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Jason Meisner Feb 11
Studio apartments START at two grand a month? Is it the French Riviera? No...just Milwaukee Avenue
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Megan Crepeau Feb 11
Replying to @crepeau
BREAKING — they want to challenge Van Dyke’s sentence before the Supreme Court
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CapturedNews Shooter Feb 11
CHICAGO: investigative team was staking out R. Kelly's Studio overnight. When they went to confront whom they believed to be R. Kelly the driver of an SUV leaving the studio jumped in crew's rental vehicle and stole their keys. Now on
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Megan Crepeau Feb 11
Breaking — Atty General and Van Dyke special prosecutor’s office holding press conference today. The two offices have been discussing in recent weeks whether to challenge Van Dyke’s sentence in front of the state Supreme Court
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Jason Meisner Feb 8
Replying to @Chris12Healy
100 percent. Just edited for space.
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Jason Meisner Feb 8
Candidate for Chicago alderman: Can I put a sign in your yard? Me: Sorry, I'm a reporter I don't do signs. Candidate: What do you cover? Me: Federal court. So don't get indicted or I'll have to write about you. Candidate: I don't plan to *backs up slowly* Good night!
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