Police officer applicant sued chief of police for failing to hire him on account of his race. Following a hung jury, a federal judge held that there was insufficient evidence of discrimination to warrant a retrial. Mike Bersani and Jason Rose successfully tried the case. The Village of Sugar Grove was represented by Michael Condon and Jason Rose in the case. Pirela v. Village of Sugar Grove, 966 F. Supp. 661 (N. D. Ill. 1997). Click to read more.