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What Kim Foxx Won’t Do for Her Friends...

Which brings us to the other important side of Foxx’s friendships. One of Foxx’s most powerful allies are a cabal Chicago media activists. One function of these activists is to ignore the many scandals emerging in the Foxx administration, even scandals that make the Smollett case pale by comparison, like the exoneration of convicted killers and vacating convictions of ranking gang members that will allow them to remain in the country. Another function is the relentless vilification of the police.

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Despite Murder Of Police Officer, Foxx Gives Member Of Same Gang A Big Break

Why is Foxx doing this? Why would she make decisions that could allow a Spanish Cobra to remain in the city when it is painfully clear that Spanish Cobras hold life, particularly the lives of police officers, in such little regard? Why would she vacate old convictions against a gang member anyway? How is that the function of a prosecutor? 

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Federal Prosecutors Do What Kimberly Foxx Won't: Enforce The Law

In yet another rebuke of the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office under Kimberly Foxx, federal prosecutors announced yesterday three felony charges against a man who is accused of making social media threats to Jason Van Dyke and his family and calling for setting Navy Pier on fire and burning the offices of city aldermen. 

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Lawyers To Detectives: Take The Fifth

“It would therefore be tantamount to malpractice, in my opinion, to expose a client to lawsuits and perjury if you do not obtain a comfort level from the State as to who exactly they are looking at for prosecution.  This is a very difficult conversation for an attorney to have with an honest Detective, but until we get back to prosecuting the real criminals, it is a conversation that must be had."

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Prosecutors Ignoring Evidence of Misconduct In Wrongful Conviction Claims?

But in doing so, prosecutors like Sussman may be walking into a legal land mine of their own. Sussman may be ignoring seminal evidence against Guevara’s accusers as he allows the claims against Guevara to proceed. By law, prosecutors must reveal evidence that may be exculpatory against any defendant, called the Brady Rule:

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A Christmas Prayer...

This much: If there is one certainty in Chicago right now, one absolute truth, it is that there will be no further investigation into the Nicole Harris case by the local media whatsoever. Nothing. Reporters like Jason Meisner, Megan Crepeau, Dan Hinkel, Andy Grimm, Tim Novak, or anyone else in Chicago media will not get to the bottom of whether Nicole Harris strangled to death her own son, Jaquari Dancy.

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