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Special Olympics 50th Anniversary in Chicago: “You knew by being there and watching the kids and the parents, that this was something special”

Griswold Tigers' Elizabeth Million runs during the Special Olympics 4 x 100-meter relay at the Drake Relays athletics meet, Friday, April 27, 2018, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

Illinois Supreme Court Justice Anne Burke and Special Olympics Chicago Outgoing President Kevin Magnuson join John to explain how the Special Olympics came to be, as they prepare for the organization’s 50th anniversary events. And, Justice Burke and Kevin tell John how they became involved with the Special Olympics themselves.