Activists, nurses union demand $157 million cut from Cook County sheriff’s office budget – Chicago Tribune

Cassandra Greer-Lee, widow of former Cook County Jail detainee Nickolas Lee, speaks at a news conference in support of a new budget for Cook County that entails divesting $157 million from the Cook County Jail and investing it back into the community, on Sept. 9, 2020, in Chicago. (Stacey Wescott / Chicago Tribune)