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Chicago Police Department Lawsuit & Consent Decree

Federal Judge Robert Dow has approved the final version of the consent decree established for reforming policing in the City of Chicago. The independent monitor, the entity charged with the actual implementation of the requirements set forth by the decree has been selected. Our work is cut out for us: over the next five to eight years, CRS and our lawsuit partners will be tasked with ensuring that the independent monitor does its job effectively while monitoring the Chicago Police Department during the process.

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