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CNN Evening News for Wednesday, May 27, 1992
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(Studio: Bernard Shaw) Chicago police commander accused of torturing black suspects.

(Chicago: Jeff Flock) Chicago protesters demand justice for those affected by actions of Commander John Burge and two other officers accused of torture. The department is in the process of firing the officers.

[Interview: Dr. Robert KIRSCHNER, Deputy Chief Coroner, Cook County, Illinois, Interview: Flint TAYLOR, People's Law Office, Interview: Dewey Stokes, President, Fraternal Order of Police, Interview: unnamed Burge SUPPORTERS, Interview: Joseph RODDY, Burge's attorney, Interview: Willie PORCH, alleged victim, Interview: Commander Jon BURGE, Chicago Police Department.]

Jeff Flock

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