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High court turns down trampoline injury suit Tribune
A former middle-school pupil who was
left a quadriplegic at 13 after a trampoline accident in his
extracurricular tumbling class cannot sue Chicago Public Schools, the
Illinois Supreme Court ruled Wednesday...The accident occurred Dec. 14, 1992, at Bryn Mawr Elementary School.

9-year-old shot in drive-by on Southwest Side CST
Police
were seeking two male Hispanics possibly driving a black Nissan who
yelled gang slogans and opened fire on a crowd, striking a 9-year-old
girl in the arm late Wednesday on the Southwest Side.

Red, white, and babies Chicago Journal
Last week, the play group tried out a new skill setpolitical activismwith a baby and toddler Fourth of July parade "to call attention to the lack of green space in the quickly developing Fulton River District/West Loop area."

Telpochcalli Victory Update--Board OKs LSC Slate Mike Klonsky
Telpochcalli's
Local School Council, has at last been officially approved by the
Chicago Board of Education at its June 28th meeting. Well, that's not
exactly the whole story. That would be much too
easy an ending in a system where no good deed goes unpunished and few
injustices go unrewarded.

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