Posts tagged "Michael Tillman"

Politics in review: Arrested protestors want face time with Rahm; Jackson, Jr. in hot seat; Preckwinkle snuffs ICE; Daley's day in court

Here’s a week’s worth of political and elections news that had The Chicago Reporter jawing. Twenty-three people were arrested early Friday morning after barricading themselves inside a Woodlawn mental health clinic in protest of Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s plan to consolidate 12 clinics into six. The Chicago Reporter recently reported on some of the planned closures. ... Read more »

Tillman torture suits adds Daley as a defendant

Tillman torture suits adds Daley as a defendant
There’s a new name listed as a defendant on a federal civil lawsuit about police torture in Chicago, one that anyone remotely familiar with the city will recognize: Richard M. Daley. Veteran Chicago journalist Carol Marin broke the blockbuster news yesterday, reporting in the Chicago Sun-Times that the city’s former mayor is sued as part... Read more »