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Baltimore settles case with woman claiming false arrest outside club

The Baltimore Board of Estimates is expected to approve a $100,000 settlement Wednesday to a woman who alleged she was wrongfully arrested outside of a nightclub in 2012 when police attempted to break up a fight. Cierra Brooks filed suit ...

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Baltimore spending panel to consider $135K in police brutality settlements

Two settlements totaling $135,000 of lawsuits alleging battery and false arrest by the Baltimore Police Department are scheduled to be considered by the city’s spending panel Wednesday. In one case, Kianga Mwamba was driving on Harford Road on March 30, ...

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Baltimore panel to mull $145K settlement in fatal police shooting

Baltimore’s Board of Estimates is set to vote Wednesday on a $145,000 settlement with the family of a man fatally shot by police in 2012. The wrongful death lawsuit brought by the family of George B. Wells III was settled ...

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Baltimore panel to consider more than $200K in police settlements

The Baltimore City Board of Estimates is scheduled to consider two police brutality settlements Wednesday totaling $220,000, the first settlements before the board since the $6.4 million agreement with the family of Freddie Gray. The settlements stem from incidents in ...

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