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When Chicago cops shoot 15

Since 1986 more than 1,600 people have been shot by Chicago police officers—an average of more than one person a week. ​In the 208 cases closed over the last two years, not a single shooting has been found to be unjustified. Should we be reassured?
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Steve Bogira explores the the fatal shooting by Chicago police of Cedrick Chatman. Mick Dumke and Ben Joravsky break down how the caucuses might look if they reflected how the City Council actually works. And on the B Side, Sasha Geffen profiles Haley Fohr, otherwise known as Circuit des Yeux.
The People Issue. 20 stories exploring what makes Chicago work.

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