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Articles by Steve Bogira

A Convict's Odyssey - The journey of Mark Clements, a victim of torture by former Chicago PD officer Jon Burge

A Convict's Odyssey

When he was 16, Mark Clements talked his way into four life sentences. Twenty-eight years later, he talked his way out.

By Steve Bogira

One sunny March morning, freed murder convict and tireless rabble-rouser Mark Clements was getting the kind of attention that had eluded him in ...