Shows featuring John Conroy

  • Chicago Deal to Pay $20 Million in Police Torture Case Hits Roadblock Conroyweb
    The City of Chicago’s landmark decision to pay nearly $20 million dollars to four former death row prisoners tortured by Chicago police has hit a roadblock. The four men — all African American — sued former Chicago Police Commander Jon Burge and more than twenty officers who worked with him, alleging that they were coerced into falsely confessing to murder in the 1980s. We speak...
    December 13, 2007 | Story