PBS NewsHour

Will a police officer's trial be a turning point in Chicago?

Clip: 09/24/2018 | 8m 42s Video has closed captioning.

Defense attorneys began presenting their case Monday in the trial of a white police officer accused of shooting Laquan McDonald in 2014. Jason Van Dyke has pleaded not guilty to two counts of first-degree murder and other charges, after firing on the black teenager 16 times. Amna Nawaz talks with Jennifer White, host of the WBEZ podcast "16 Shots."

Aired: 09/24/18

Rating: NR

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