Illinois Senator John Curran: Overriding the State’s Attorney

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FILE – Chicago prosecutor Kim Foxx has asked any possible victims or witnesses of alleged abuse by singer R. Kelly to contact her office Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2019, in Chicago. The Cook County State’s Attorney spoke to reporters Tuesday after watching a recent Lifetime documentary examining a history of abuse allegations against the R&B star. Kelly, the 54-year-old R&B singer will once again head to court this week. His federal trial in New York begins Wednesday, Aug. 18. 2021, and will explore years of sexual abuse allegations. He has vehemently denied the allegations against him. (AP Photo/Teresa Crawford, File)

Illinois Senator John Curran joins John Williams to explain the parameters of overriding State’s Attorney Kim Foxx’s charging decisions. Plus, he describes how Springfield is working to bring accountability to the office overall.

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