Law Forum : Sandra Bland’s family settles wrongful death lawsuit for $1.9 million

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    Sandra Bland’s family settles wrongful death lawsuit for $1.9 million

    Attorneys for the family of Sandra Bland told a local news outlet that they settled a wrongful death suit with the Texas Department of Public Safety and the Waller County jail for $1.9 million. The Waller County jail will pay the bulk due to state statutes capping settlements with the Department of Public Safety ...

    https://thinkprogress.org/sandra-bl...r-1-9-million-7939000a499f?ref=yfp#.852iua7ml

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    Geneva Reed-Veal, center, mother of Sandra Bland, talks with reporters outside the courthouse after former Texas state trooper Brian Encinia’s arraignment hearing. Encinia, who arrested Bland, was arraigned on a misdemeanor perjury charge. CREDIT: AP Photo/David J. Phillip

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    Not nearly enough




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    Absolutely, there needs to be 2 digit million dollar settlements, not just single digits; we have yet to acquire, for example, a settlement in the range of 25 million.

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