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Stacy St. Clair
Chicago Tribune reporter. Forever in need of a good book, a strong verb and caffeine.
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Dan Hinkel 16h
Though the official consequences have fallen largely on a few low-ranking cops, here's the evidence of broader and higher accountability in the shooting death of Laquan McDonald. By and I
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Stacy St. Clair Sep 21
Replying to @WVTV
So impressed with the production every single game. The crew and commentators did a great job tonight, as always.
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Kaarin Tisue Sep 21
The Van Dyke trial is about 1 cop firing 16 shots. But broader issues of police cover-up and official silence are at play in the background. Explaining it all are
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Stacy St. Clair Sep 20
Replying to @BethFinke @WBEZ
So glad you’re enjoying it!
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Stacy St. Clair Sep 20
Prosecutors have their strongest day of the trial and rest case after expert testifies Van Dyke wasn't justified in shooting Laquan McDonald
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Stacy St. Clair Sep 20
No, but she didn’t realize that. She isn’t a lawyer or a cop.
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Stacy St. Clair Sep 20
Replying to @KMcDill
I really want people to know this.
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Stacy St. Clair Sep 20
Replying to @ReallyLaLa1
No
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Stacy St. Clair Sep 20
Jason Van Dyke smiled before he noticed his wife crying and tried to comfort her. He clearly knew directed verdicts are rare.
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Stacy St. Clair Sep 20
With court dismissed for the day, Jason Van Dyke is now sitting in the gallery with his wife and comforting her as she cries.
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Stacy St. Clair Sep 20
Jason Van Dyke’s wife, Tiffany, crying in the courtroom and being comforted by family after judge denies the directed verdict.
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Stacy St. Clair Sep 20
Replying to @GeorgianaGBK
No.
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Stacy St. Clair Sep 20
Replying to @ReallyLaLa1
Nope. Back Monday
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Stacy St. Clair Sep 20
Judge just told them they don’t have to be back until Monday and several broke into smiles
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Stacy St. Clair Sep 20
Prosecution rests. One juror looks visibly surprised, the rest are stone-faced as usual.
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Stacy St. Clair Sep 20
Jury is being called back into the courtroom, where the prosecution will formally rest.
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Stacy St. Clair Sep 20
Replying to @TedMcClelland
Two weeks at the earliest.
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Stacy St. Clair Sep 20
Judge Gaughan denies the directed verdict -- as they almost always do - so the defense will begin presenting their case Monday.
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Stacy St. Clair Sep 20
Prosecutor Joseph Cullen says while it was necessary to arrest Laquan McDonald, it wasn't necessary to kill him or injure him to arrest him.
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Stacy St. Clair Sep 20
Prosecutor Joseph Cullen says an officer's authority to kill an individual is limited.
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