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Chicago aldermen back $20M payout in ‘code of silence’ case

CHICAGO/February 26, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —A Chicago City Council committee on Monday recommended paying a total of $20 million to families of two men who were killed when a drunken off-duty police detective slammed into their car nine years ago. The committee backed the settlement after hearing that jurors would likely order the city to pay … Continue reading Chicago aldermen back $20M payout in ‘code of silence’ case