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Victim Of Logan Square Acid Attack Testifies: 'I Want Justice'

First Posted: 11/28/10 05:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 06:50 PM ET

Acid Attack
Mug shots of Ofelia Garcia (left) and Maria Olvera-Garcia (right), accused of hiring teens to throw acid in Esperanza Medina's face.

Chicago Sun-Times :

Esperanza Medina didn't want jurors to see her cry. She was more interested in showcasing the cruel handiwork that turned her life upside down.
So on a cool fall Tuesday, the 50-year-old family social worker sat before Cook County jurors wearing a gold-studded, sleeveless black dress that revealed disfiguring burns and a bandaged left arm.

Read the whole story: Chicago Sun-Times


Filed by Jen Sabella  |