Timeline: Laquan McDonald case

Timeline: Laquan McDonald case

Over a year passed before Officer Jason Van Dyke was charged with murder in the case of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald. But before the release of dash cam footage showing Van Dyke shooting McDonald 16 times, several key events – including a mayoral election, a lawsuit and a settlement – took place.

Read more about the case and protests here. 

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