The Daily Northwestern

Editorial: Body cameras aren’t enough to solve Evanston police issues, racial bias

The Daily Northwestern Editorial Board

February 11, 2018

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

As incident after incident has shown, the issues of racial bias and excessive force that pervade police departments across the country also affect Evanston police — most recently illustrated in the detainment of 60-year-old b...

Letter to the Editor: Devon Reid must remain Evanston’s FOIA officer

October 12, 2017

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

In 2015 I filed a Freedom of Information Act request with Chicago Public Schools seeking documentation that would bring to light how the internationally-acclaimed graphic novel “Persepolis” by Marjane Satrapi came to be banned...

Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office sued for not complying with FOIA request

Tori Latham, City Editor

April 9, 2015

Filed under City, Local

The Cook County State's Attorney's Office is being sued by a Chicago activist who claims it refused to comply with his request for documents under the Freedom of Information Act.   The lawsuit was filed Thursday against...