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September 24, 2012

Peace Tournament draws basketball stars, gang members

September 22, 2012 (CHICAGO) (WLS) -- Father Michael Pfleger hosted a Peace Basketball Tournament at his church's gymnasium. 

It brought together members of rival gangs to battle it out on the court in hopes of stopping the violence on the streets.

Organizers sent buses to pick up the players so they wouldn't have to cross enemy gang territory on the way to the game.

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