Tribune and Sun-Times Report on Futterman's Amicus Brief in Abbate Case

December 13, 2012

The Chicago Tribune and the Sun-Times have both published stories about the amicus brief filed Tuesday night by Clinical Professor of Law Craig Futterman and Northwestern's Locke Bowman, in which the two professors argue against the City of Chicago's attempts to vacate the recent jury verdict arguing that a "code of silence" within the Chicago Police Department was in part responsible for the cover-up surrounding off-duty officer Anthony Abbate's video-taped beating of bartender Karolina Obrycka.

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