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Former Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke was charged last month for the 2014 shooting of Laquan McDonald. That shooting led to protests, a Justice Department investigation, and now a comprehensive set of guidelines meant to change the way the Chicago Police interacts with the community. Antonio Perez/AP hide caption

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Ex-Chicago Police Officer Sentenced To 81 Months For Laquan McDonald Murder

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This frame grab from police bodycam video provided by the Chicago Police Department shows authorities trying to apprehend a suspect (center), who appeared to be armed, Saturday in Chicago. The suspect was fatally shot by police during the confrontation. Chicago Police Department via AP hide caption

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In this Nov. 24, 2015, file photo, Chicago police officers line up outside the District 1 central headquarters in Chicago, during a protest for the fatal police shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald. Paul Beaty/AP hide caption

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Laquan McDonald (right) walks down the street moments before being shot by Officer Jason Van Dyke in Chicago in October 2014, in a still shot from a police dashcam video. AP hide caption

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Chicago police have arrested two teenage boys and are looking for several other suspects in the sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl that was streamed on Facebook Live. Legal experts say some charges may be possible for those who watched online, but that they could be difficult to prove. Nova Safo/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Should Viewers Of Facebook Live Gang Rape Face Charges?

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Friends of Paul O'Neal attend a vigil to remember him on Aug. 5, 2016, in Chicago. O'Neal, an unarmed 18-year-old man, was shot and fatally wounded the month before when Chicago police officers tried to arrest him for allegedly stealing a car from the suburbs. Joshua Lott/Getty Images hide caption

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Attorney General Loretta Lynch, in Chicago on Friday, announces the release of a Department of Justice report citing widespread abuses by officers in the Chicago Police Department. The report is the result of a 13-month investigation. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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Mayor Rahm Emanuel presides over the Chicago City Council meeting on Wednesday. The plan to revamp the city's system of investigating police won approval Wednesday. Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune/TNS via Getty Images hide caption

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Chicago City Council Approves Oversight Agency To Police The Police

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Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke leaves the Criminal Courts Building after pleading not guilty to first-degree murder charges related to the shooting death of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald on December 29, 2015, in Chicago. The police superintendent is now moving to fire Van Dyke and four other officers, who are accused of making false statements about the shooting. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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Interim Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson, a 27-year veteran of the force, is Mayor Rahm Emanuel's choice for permanent head of the department. Emanuel rejected three finalists identified after a national search. Teresa Crawford/AP hide caption

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Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke, who was charged with murder last month in the shooting death of Laquan McDonald, arrives at the Cook County Criminal Court for a status hearing on Dec. 18. Joshua Lott/Getty Images hide caption

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