Chicago mayor says city will 'take action' if defiant churches hold in-person services despite stay-at-home orders
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CHICAGO — Potentially setting up a Sunday confrontation with defiant church leaders, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said the city is prepared to enforce stay-at-home orders against houses of worship that continue holding in-person services.Lightfoot made the comments at a Tuesday news conference when she was asked about church leaders vowing to continue holding religious services despite social distancing requirements. Previously, the mayor criticized the services as putting people at risk but said she preferred to do educational outreach.Now, however, Lightfoot said the city will take some unsp...


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