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Alton Sterling suit: $5M settlement nixed in police killing

Nov. 5, 2020 10:11 PM EST

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The governing council in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, has again rejected a proposed $5 million settlement in a lawsuit over the death of Alton Sterling, a Black man fatally shot by a white police officer in 2016. Baton Rouge news outlets say the 12-member East Baton Rouge Metro Council...