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Tainted Officers Convictions

On Friday, February 22, 2021, nine more convictions connected to arrests by former Sgt. Ronald Watts were vacated by a Cook County Judge. In this photo from Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, in Chicago, Leonard Gipson, one of 15 convicted men, talks to reporters, after a judge threw out the convictions of the men connected to Watts.

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More Victims Of Corrupt Police Sgt. Ronald Watts Have Convictions Overturned

Last week, a Cook County judge threw out nine more felony drug convictions tied to corrupt former Chicago Police Sgt. Ronald Watts. Reset gets an update and hears from one of Watts’ victims.

GUEST: Chip Mitchell, WBEZ criminal justice reporter

Trinere Johnson, Chicago resident

Joel Flaxman, civil rights attorney

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