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Illinois Torture Inquiry and Relief Commission

State Torture Commission's Funding Slashed, Prompting Shutdown

Posted 06.05.2012 | Chicago

Now that former police Cmdr. Jon Burge is serving time for his involvement in coerced confessions, the state legislature has voted to slash funding to...

Police Torture Panel Strapped For Cash

AP | KAREN HAWKINS | Posted 04.08.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO — A commission created by Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn nearly two years ago with the ambitious goal of righting the wrongs of Chicago's polic...