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Prosecutor Who "Threw Away" Koschman File Resigns

CHICAGO (STMW) — The prosecutor who declined to charge former Mayor Richard M. Daley’s nephew in the killing of David Koschman — and apparently “threw away” the case file — has left the Cook County state’s attorney’s office. 671 more words


Report: No Evidence Of Daley Influence In Koschman Case

CHICAGO (CBS/AP) — A special prosecutor has released a report concluding there’s no evidence former Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley or other family members sought to influence an investigation into the 2004 death of a man punched by Daley’s nephew. 695 more words


Special Prosecutor's Report On Koschman Case To Be Released Tuesday

CHICAGO (STMW) — Special prosecutor Dan K. Webb will release a 162-page report Tuesday morning that’s expected to shed light on whether clout kept police and prosecutors from charging Richard J. 274 more words


Special Prosecutor To Complete Koschman Probe Pro Bono

CHICAGO (CBS) — Going forward, Cook County taxpayers won’t have to pay for work of a special prosecutor investigating why Chicago Police and Cook County prosecutors did not charge a nephew of former Mayor Richard Daley in the death of David Koschman. 324 more words


Supreme Court Assigns Vanecko Case To McHenry County Judge

CHICAGO (CBS) — A McHenry County judge will preside over the politically-charged involuntary manslaughter case against Richard “R.J.” Vanecko, a nephew of former Mayor Richard M. 427 more words


Walter's Perspective: The Koschman-Vanecko Court Case Is Classic Chicago Way

CHICAGO (CBS) — The Koschman-Vanecko story has become a really big one.

At first, it was about a drunk versus a drunk on Division Street, then about a newspaper versus the police for information about the investigation of David Koschman’s death, then about a manslaughter charge against Richard “R.J.” Vanecko, former Mayor Richard M. 105 more words


Daley Nephew Indicted In 2004 Death Of David Koschman

Updated 12/03/12 – 6:05 p.m.

CHICAGO (CBS) — A nephew of former Mayor Richard M. Daley has been indicted for involuntary manslaughter in the 2004 death of David Koschman. 1,048 more words