By Jeff Coen
The Chicago Tribune
CHICAGO — The ring damaged the reputations of good cops and sullied the entire legal system in neighborhoods where trust of the police already may have been at its thinnest, the judge said.
"People see and hear what goes on in these courtrooms, and the next time they look at a police officer, they see you," Guzman said....
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