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Cook County Sheriff’s Press Office

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Federal Judge Dismisses Backpage Lawsuit against Sheriff

June 1, 2018

U.S. District Court Judge John J. Tharp Jr. ended three years of litigation by Backpage.com against the Cook County Sheriff’s Office after granting a motion to dismiss the case late Thursday. The dismissal comes after Backpage.com was seized by federal authorities and its ... [Read More]