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Murder, the Chicago Way

Bruce2397 Wrote: Dec 10, 2012 3:33 PM
You are exactly right---police corruption is as old as the hills, but it should never be tolerated. People who claim this is the "Chicago Way" or some other such bilge have so little perspective and knowlege of the rest of the world they should just stay in their basements and stop pestering the rest of us.

In 2004, a nephew of Chicago’s then-mayor Richie Daley got into an altercation off of Rush Street, the Windy City’s alcohol-fueled playground for revelers and romancers. Taunts were thrown, obscenities exchanged, and in an instant, a kid from the suburbs, David Koschman, who was just 21 years old at the time, fell backwards, his head making an audible thump as it contacted the street.

Editor's note: This column orginally ran December 6th, 2012.

A friend says that he was unconscious before he hit the ground  

According to witnesses R. J. Vanecko, a current Daley nephew and a former college...