Settlement

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May 14, 2020 - 7:09 pm
Federal regulators have reached settlements with two agricultural storage and supply businesses to resolve alleged violations of clean air regulations.
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May 14, 2020 - 7:03 pm
Sedgwick County will pay $310,000 to a Wichita woman injured when a county employee crashed into her in December 2017.
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April 16, 2020 - 8:34 pm
Sedgwick County has settled a lawsuit with a former jail inmate who alleged he was has beaten unconscious by a deputy for $50,000.
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January 17, 2020 - 6:31 pm
The Department of Justice says a Wichita property manager accused of inappropriately touching female tenants and repeatedly asking them for sex will pay $160,000 in damages and penalties under a settlement. The federal lawsuit alleged Thong Cao sexually harassed tenants since at least 2009 at...
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November 04, 2019 - 9:11 pm
Relatives of a Kansas man who was fatally shot by a police officer have settled a wrongful death and civil rights lawsuit for $1 million. The settlement was announced on Monday for the family of Antonio Garcia Jr. Garcia was killed by a Leavenworth officer on July 11, 2017, while sitting in a car...
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September 11, 2019 - 8:52 pm
The Shawnee Mission School District will settle a lawsuit that alleged school officials didn't act when a student was repeatedly accused of sexual offenses before he assaulted a student in a middle school classroom. The amount of the settlement was not disclosed. The lawsuit claimed an eighth-grade...
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September 11, 2019 - 7:36 pm
The Kansas and Missouri affiliates of the American Civil Liberties Union say they have reached a settlement with the Federal Bureau of Prisons which allows an inmate to receive a drug used to treat his opioid addiction. The ACLU said in a news release Wednesday that the settlement allows the...
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August 30, 2019 - 6:40 pm
A court notice shows the federal lawsuit filed by a Muslim aerospace engineer has been settled days before the trial over allegations of discrimination stemming from a party at a Kansas lake. The filing Friday in U.S. District Court does not detail settlement terms between Munir Zanial and the...
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August 29, 2019 - 6:18 pm
A University of Missouri-Kansas City associate professor whose complaints led to the eventual ouster of a top pharmacy professor has agreed to the settlement of two lawsuits. Mirdul Murkherji, of Lenexa, Kansas, will receive a $360,000 settlement. Murkherji claimed the university retaliated against...
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August 27, 2019 - 7:06 pm
A proposed settlement has been reached with inmates whose conversations with attorneys were taped at Leavenworth Detention Center in Kansas. The agreement calls for the private operator of the prison and the phone provider to pay $1.45 million into a settlement fund for inmates. After payments to...
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