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Getting away with murder
the Chicago Way

American Thinker, by Rick Moran

Original Article

Posted By:magnante, 3/25/2014 9:41:06 AM

On a warm spring night in 2004, David Koschman, a 21 year old from the Chicago suburb of Mount Prospect, IL got together with 4 of his friends and headed for downtown Chicago and famed Rush Street (snip)One punch to the face of Koschman sent him tumbling backward to the ground where he hit his head on the pavement. He died 12 days later. (snip)Police determined that Richard "RJ" Vanecko, nephew of Chicago Mayor Richard Daley, threw the punch that killed Koschman, but that Vanecko, who had 10 years, several inches, and 100 pounds on the victim, was only defending

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: AltaD, 3/25/2014 9:55:49 AM     (No. 9783250)

I give credit to the Chicago Sun-Times for all the work they did on this story. However, it sickens me that the mayor´s nephew received a slap on the wrist and everyone else walked away free and clear, especially his pals who lied and the cops and attorneys who claimed the tiny 5´5 Koschman was the aggressor.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: JoElla Bee, 3/25/2014 1:57:18 PM     (No. 9783751)

FTA: The rot, corruption, and naked exercise of power the reporter uncovered shocked the city:

The city was shocked. Now that´s the real shocker.

FTA: Vanecko was brought to trial earlier this year. The plea deal says a lot about justice in Chicago. In exchange for pleading guilty, Uncle Hizzoner´s little boy will spend 60 days in jail and 30 months on probation, pay a $20,000 restitution and apologize to Koschman´s mother.

Sincere and heartfelt apology, of course, and certain to bring more comfort to the grieving mother than any amount of justice would ever do. /s

Even when they think they´ve escaped justice -

Vengeance is mine; I will repay, saith the Lord. ~ Romans 12:19

That´s a more fearsome vengeance than any we might dispense.

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