A law was being broken, and we knew it. Yet, we were met with more than a month of responsibility ping-pong from the powers that be. The law in question is to protect the information of child sex assault victims. We believed we shouldn't have access to it, and we were right. CBS 2 Investigator Brad Edwards reports.

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Private Information Of Child Sex Crime Victims Was Illegally Made Public In Cook County Court RecordsA law was being broken, and we knew it. Yet, we were met with more than a month of responsibility ping-pong from the powers that be. The law in question is to protect the information of child sex assault victims. We believed we shouldn't have access to it, and we were right. CBS 2 Investigator Brad Edwards reports.
South Loop Bar Owner Frustrated As COVID-19 Restrictions Kick Back InLocal businesses in Chicago have been dealt a big blow as coronavirus restrictions kick in again on Friday. CBS 2's Jermont Terry talked with a South Loop bar owner who is frustrated about the situation.
Protesters Demand Accountability After Waukegan Police Shooting Leaves Man DeadDozens of people took to the streets in Waukegan on Thursday, after police there shot and killed a teenager. CBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports.
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Indiana Sets Record For Daily COVID-19 Cases, Deaths Continue To Rise SharplyIndiana set yet another grim record, reporting the highest number of daily COVID-19 cases ever and the highest number of deaths since April,, state health officials said.
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CPD Officer RobbedAn off-duty Chicago police officer is robbed and carjacked at gunpoint.
CPD Officer RobbedAn off-duty Chicago police officer is robbed and carjacked at gunpoint.
Indiana Family Visits Tennessee, Has Very Close Encounter With BearWhen the Franczak family of Crown Point, Indiana loaded up the family roadster to Sevierville, Tennessee, they planned a little family getaway. When they got there, an unexpected guest joined them. CBS 2's Brad Edwards reports.
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Man Left With Scars After Paintball Attack, One Of Many Across Chicago LatelyThey jump out of nowhere or pull up beside you, and there is no time to duck – paintball attacks are happening all across the city. One victim who talked with CBS 2’s Jermont Terry still has scars.
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Chicago Weather: Warm Front Coming Our WayCBS 2 Meteorologist Ed Curran has the 6 p.m. forecast for Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020.
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