Hell in Homan Square: Chicago PD held 7,000 at off-the-books facility, limited legal access

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October 20, 2015 by socialaction2014

An updated report has found that more than 7,000 people have been detained, “disappeared,” or denied legal counsel and basic constitutional rights by the Chicago Police Department at an off-the-books interrogation facility known as Homan Square. Alexey Yaroshevsky looks at why people were taken to Homan Square and who prevented attorneys from working with detainees.


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