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Ohio to pay $17.5 million to inmate paralyzed after takedown

Nov. 08, 2021 09:24 AM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state has agreed to pay $17.5 million to settle a lawsuit brought by an Ohio inmate paralyzed during a takedown by prison guards. Seth Fletcher was serving a two-year sentence at Chillicothe Correctional Institution in southern Ohio in April...