Nearly A Million Dollar Verdict In Cop Vs. Bartender Beating Case
Description:The jury has found former Chicago police officer liable in freedom of speech and the City of Chicago liable in a "code of silence" in the civil trial of a bartender who was beaten.
Karolina Obrycka was awarded $850,000 dollars in her civil case against the city of Chicago and disgraced ex-cop Anthony Abbate.
In 2007, a security camera caught a drunk, off-duty Abbate beating Obrycka, as she worked as a bartender.(3:19)