Chicago jury convicts police officer Jason Van Dyke of murder in shooting death of Laquan McDonald – Los Angeles Times

A Chicago jury reached a verdict in the closely watched trial of Jason Van Dyke, the Chicago police officer whose Oct. 2014 shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald set off protests across the city and led to a federal investigation of policing in Chicago.

Source: Chicago jury convicts police officer Jason Van Dyke of murder in shooting death of Laquan McDonald – Los Angeles Times