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Of note: This week we highlight a four-part investigation by Ashley Luthern and Gina Barton of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel into an alleged sexual assault case that revealed a tangled web of relationships and dysfunctions in city politics. It started with an accusation that an influential developer with close ties to the board that oversees the department of police from Milwaukee drugged and sexually assaulted a woman he was in a relationship with. “The conflict of interest sparked infighting between commissioners and officials that upended Milwaukee’s search for a new police chief ”, noted the journalists. The suspect, who denies the allegations, has not been arrested or charged, and the investigation is …
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