Chicago Tonight

Illinois Bill Would Classify Violence a Public Health Crisis

Clip: 04/05/2021 | 7m 31s | Video has closed captioning.

It’s been a violent start to 2021 in Chicago, which has recorded 131 homicides in the first three months of the year. Now, a measure sitting on Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s desk declares violence a public health crisis and takes aim at racial inequities in the state’s health care system.

Aired: 04/05/21

Rating: NR

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