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Illinois officers who fatally shot a Black teen left him to bleed out on the ground for 8 minutes without treatment, his mother alleges in a lawsuit

The mother of a Black teenager who was fatally shot by an Illinois police officer has sued the officers involved and the Waukegan Police Department, alleging excessive force, wrongful death, and negligence. The lawsuit alleged that Marcellis Stinnette was not treated for his deadly injuries for more than eight minutes. […]
Illinois officers who fatally shot a Black teen left him to bleed out on the ground for 8 minutes without treatment, his mother alleges in a lawsuit
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An Illinois police officer was fired after fatally shooting a Black teen

An unidentified Illinois police officer was terminated on Friday for his role in an incident where he discharged his firearm at a young Black couple who were sitting in their vehicle, according to ABC News. On the night of October 20, 19-year-old Marcellis Stinnette, and 20-year-old Tafara Williams, were reversing […]
An Illinois police officer was fired after fatally shooting a Black teen
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Illinois officials call to abolish history classes in the state until an ‘alternative’ is set up to highlight underrepresented groups

Community leaders in Illinois called for history classes in state schools to stop until a ” suitable alternative” is established to represent minority groups in the curriculum. Democratic State Representative LaShawn K. Ford said “current history teachings lead to a racist society and overlook the contributions of women and minorities,” […]
Illinois officials call to abolish history classes in the state until an ‘alternative’ is set up to highlight underrepresented groups