Category: Prosecutor

Mueller’s Top Prosecutor Andrew Weissman: ‘We Could Have Done More’
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Mueller’s Top Prosecutor Andrew Weissman: ‘We Could Have Done More’

Andrew Weissmann, former top prosecutor for Robert Mueller’s special counsel team investigating the president, lamented in an interview published Monday in The Atlantic that they could not do more. Mueller’s report, which came out in early 2019, said there was no evidence of criminal conspiracy, cooperation, or coordination between the Trump campaign and Russia, and…

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Chicago Prosecutor Kim Foxx: 42 Charged with Felonies in Looting Spree
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Chicago Prosecutor Kim Foxx: 42 Charged with Felonies in Looting Spree

Forty-two suspects were charged following the looting and unrest in Chicago on Sunday, Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx announced Thursday. “As of today, the Chicago Police Department (CPD) has sought felony charges in 43 cases related to the events Sunday night. Forty-two of those cases have been approved,” the press release said. “In the…

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Former Prosecutor: Chicago Teachers Union Failed to Respond in Child Sexual Violence Probe
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Former Prosecutor: Chicago Teachers Union Failed to Respond in Child Sexual Violence Probe

The Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) did not respond to inquiries regarding an investigation into Chicago Public Schools’ (CPS) system to protect children from sexual violence, says the former federal prosecutor who led the study. “The Chicago Teachers Union President is the only person we contacted who failed to respond to our inquiries,” wrote Maggie Hickey, a…

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