17th District, Cook County Commissioner Sean Morrison’s Statement On Illinois Appellate Court’s ruling to release Jussie Smollett

17th District, Cook County Commissioner Sean Morrison’s Statement On Illinois Appellate Court’s ruling to release Jussie Smollett

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17th District, Cook County Commissioner Sean Morrison’s Statement On Illinois Appellate Court’s ruling to release Jussie Smollett

17th District, Cook County Commissioner Sean Morrison’s Statement ON ILLINOIS Appellate COURT’S RULING TO RELEASE Jussie Smollett   Orland Park, IL — For the Appellate Court to let Jussie Smollett walk out the door yesterday, pending his appeal, is appalling. Once again, Cook County citizens are left questioning the competence and integrity of our judiciary …

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17th District, Cook County Commissioner Sean Morrison’s Statement ON THE Jussie Smollett Sentencing & KIM FOXX’S RESPONSE

***FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*** 17th District, Cook County Commissioner Sean Morrison’s Statement ON THE Jussie Smollett Sentencing & KIM FOXX’S RESPONSE Orland Park, IL — On Thursday, March 10, 2022, actor Jussie Smollett was sentenced to 150 days in Cook County Jail in connection to a staged hate crime that occurred in Chicago on January 29, …

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Commissioner Morrison Responds to Political Hit Job by Chicago Sun-Times

In politics when you fight the entrenched status quo of government they will try everything to stop you and it starts with political hit jobs like the one against me that appeared in today’s Sun-Times newspaper.  Here is my official response…​FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Despite Sean Morrison firing of Anthony Martin from his corporate employment after …

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Commissioner Morrison’s Repeal Ordinance Successfully Passes; Cook County Beverage Tax Repealed

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE​October 10, 2017 CONTACTChristopher Provenzano312-603-4215  (O)312-804-8434  (M)christopher.provenzano@cookcountyil.gov Cook County Board Votes Overwhelmingly to Repeal Sweetened Beverage Tax Chicago, IL – After weeks of debate, the Cook County Board of Commissioners’ Finance Committee voted overwhelmingly today 15-1 to support Commissioner Morrison’s ordinance to repeal the Cook County Sweetened Beverage Tax. (Please note:  The Finance …

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Agreement Reached – Cook County Sweetened Beverage Tax to be Repealed on October 10th

Chicago, IL – After numerous negotiations over the last 48 hours, an agreement has been reached with 11 of my fellow commissioners to sign onto the Sweetened Beverage Tax Repeal Ordinance which will be called for a vote in the Finance Committee on Tuesday, October 10. This morning, I submitted a substitute amendment to my …

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