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Shows featuring Flint Taylor

  • Jury Convicts Chicago Police Commander Jon Burge of Lying About Torture Jon-burge
    Decades after torture allegations were first leveled against former Chicago police commander Jon Burge, a federal jury has found him guilty of lying about torturing prisoners into making confessions. Burge has long been accused of overseeing the systematic torture of more than 100 African American men. Two years ago federal...
    June 29, 2010 | Story
  • Trial Begins for Ex-Chicago Police Lt. Accused of Torturing More than 100 African American Men Burgeweb
    A former police commander accused of overseeing the torture of more than 100 African American men goes on trial today in Chicago. Former Lieutenant Jon Burge is accused of lying when he denied in a civil lawsuit that he and other detectives had tortured anyone. He faces a maximum of forty-five years in prison if convicted of...
    May 24, 2010 | Story