Extra Extra: Emanuel Gun Bill Blocked
- The lawsuit alleging illegal strip searches in LaSalle County has now attained class action status now that more cases have been added. [Trib]
- The City IGO says the Department of Water Management has tightened security at its warehouses but not enough to halt $18.2 million in stolen equipment. [Sun-Times]
- The CTA Green Line is closed between Roosevelt and 35th/Bronzeville-IIT for the weekend. [ABC 7 Chicago].
- Prosecutors say an Antioch man allegedly killed his wife with a machete. And if you’re the kind of person who makes snap judgments based on a mugshot you’d be inclined to agree. [Sun-Times]
- Black lawmakers block a gun bill endorsed by Mayor Emanuel. [Trib]
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