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By Dylan Lovan
The Associated Press 

City to pay millions to Breonna Taylor's mother, reform police

 

Last updated 9/21/2020 at 2:45am

AP photo/Timothy D. Easley, file photo

Signs are held up showing Breonna Taylor during a rally in her honor on the steps of the Kentucky State Capitol in Frankfort, Kentucky, Thursday, June 25.

The city of Louisville will pay millions to the mother of Breonna Taylor and reform police practices as part of a lawsuit settlement months after Taylor's slaying by police thrust the Black woman's name to the forefront of a national reckoning on race.

A person who has seen the settlement told The Associated Press it is the largest sum paid by the city for a police misconduct case. The source asked not to be identified because the settlement has not been announced publicly.

Taylor's death sparked months of protests in Louisville and calls nationwide for the officers to be criminally charge...



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