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Ed Burke and wife walk into courthouse

Former Ald. Ed Burke (14th) and his wife, former Illinois Supreme Court Chief Justice Anne Burke, walk into the Everett M. Dirksen US Courthouse on Thursday for the former longtime City Council member’s corruption trial.

Pat Nabong

Ed Burke and wife walk into courthouse

Former Ald. Ed Burke (14th) and his wife, former Illinois Supreme Court Chief Justice Anne Burke, walk into the Everett M. Dirksen US Courthouse on Thursday for the former longtime City Council member’s corruption trial.

Pat Nabong

Latest on the Ed Burke trial

Prosecutors started the trial with a lesson for jurors on Chicago city government.

Former Ald. Ed Burke (14th) and his wife, former Illinois Supreme Court Chief Justice Anne Burke, walk into the Everett M. Dirksen US Courthouse on Thursday for the former longtime City Council member’s corruption trial.

Pat Nabong

   

Chicago politics can be complicated, but jury members in longtime former Alderman Ed Burke’s corruption trial had to get up to speed quick.

Reset gets the latest on the trial.

GUEST: Mariah Woelfel, WBEZ city government reporter

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