12 lawsuits in one day against Blue Island

12 suits filed against Blue Island in wake of immigrant’s death  By: Marcus K. Garner and Chris Hack           Daily Southtown  Twelve lawsuits alleging police beatings, false arrests and malicious prosecutions by Blue Island police were filed Thursday in federal court.  “What we really want to ...

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Tribune: Horwitz, leading civil rights attorney, representing local business

 “Blue Island restaurant owner claims business was closed due to city discrimination” by: Dana Kozlov                             CBS Chicago Blue Island Mayor Domingo Vargas endured more than an hour of intense public criticism on three different issues Tuesday night. Citizens and ...

Family files lawsuit for drowning at pool against public officials at Blue Island

Family files lawsuit over Blue Island drowning July 08, 2010 By: Cynthia Dizikes, Chicago Tribune The family of a Calumet Township trustee who apparently drowned during an after-hours pool party organized by Blue Island Park District officials last month has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit ...