Home / Illinois / Calumet / Jon Burge case: Judge Joan Lefkow refuses to withdraw herself from the Burge case

Jon Burge case: Judge Joan Lefkow refuses to withdraw herself from the Burge case

Burge was convicted in June of two counts of obstruction of justice and one count of perjury for lying in a 2003 civil lawsuit when he denied he knew of or took part in torture under his command at the Calumet Area headquarters on the city’s South Side.

via Jon Burge case: Judge Joan Lefkow refuses to withdraw herself from the Burge case – chicagotribune.com.