Chicago struggling to settle police-torture lawsuits
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CHICAGO - Leroy Orange says there's no mystery about how he landed on death row and languished there for almost two decades.
The 55-year-old former inmate claims Chicago police in 1984 jolted him with electric shocks from a mysterious "black box" until he confessed to a
murder that he didn't commit. He's free now, cleared of all charges by Gov. George Ryan in his final days in office four years ago.
But his story is far from over.
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