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Pete Buttigieg To Attend Fundraiser With Man Who Tried Covering Up Laquan McDonald's Murder

9 monthes ago   |   By The Huffington Post

A former Chicago city attorney who tried to block video of the police shooting will co-host the event.
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Attorney tied to Laquan McDonald case to host Buttigieg fundraiser

Attorney tied to Laquan McDonald case to host Buttigieg fundraiser

9 monthes ago   |   By WGN TV

CHICAGO - Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg is scheduled to attend a Chicago fundraiser that will be co-hosted by a former city attorney who vigorously tried to block the release of a video depicting the shooting of Laquan McDonald , a black teenager whose death at the hands of police stirred months of protest and resulted in an officer's conviction.
Steve Patton , who led Chicago's law department under former Mayor Rahm Emanuel, is listed as a sponsor of the Friday event, according to an invitation obtained by The Associated Press.
For months, Buttigieg has faced criticism...
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