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Ed Burke shakes hands with Danny Solis

Then-Ald. Danny Solis (right) with Ald. Ed Burke at a 2016 Chicago City Council meeting. Working as a government mole, Solis secretly recorded conversations with Burke that led to Burke’s indictment. Reset’s Weekly Recap dives into the final stages of the trial of Ed Burke and more latest news.

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Ed Burke shakes hands with Danny Solis

Then-Ald. Danny Solis (right) with Ald. Ed Burke at a 2016 Chicago City Council meeting. Working as a government mole, Solis secretly recorded conversations with Burke that led to Burke’s indictment. Reset’s Weekly Recap dives into the final stages of the trial of Ed Burke and more latest news.

Brian Jackson/Sun-Times Media

WBEZ’s Weekly News Recap, Dec. 15, 2023: Council access, police misconduct and more

City Council access restored, cop misconduct payouts, no sanctuary city ballot measure. Reset breaks down the biggest stories of the week.

Then-Ald. Danny Solis (right) with Ald. Ed Burke at a 2016 Chicago City Council meeting. Working as a government mole, Solis secretly recorded conversations with Burke that led to Burke’s indictment. Reset’s Weekly Recap dives into the final stages of the trial of Ed Burke and more latest news.

Brian Jackson/Sun-Times Media

   

Chicago workers will have to wait until July for new mandatory 10 days of paid leave. Meanwhile, the fate of Alderman Ed Burke is now in the hands of a jury.

Reset goes behind those headlines and more in our Weekly News Recap.

GUESTS: Patrick Smith, WBEZ criminal justice and education editor

Mick Dumke, editor and reporter, Block Club Chicago

Brandon Pope, reporter/anchor at CW26, WBEZ podcast host

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