Mark and Charlie's Blog

Blog > Mark and Charlie's Blog > Third suit expected in Austin police shooting as city’s expenses grow

Third suit expected in Austin police shooting as city’s expenses grow

As the criminal case against a now-retired detective works its way through the legal system, Austin taxpayers are poised to pay hundreds of thousands of dollars for lawyers to handle a growing number of lawsuits filed by family members of the man the officer shot and killed.

The cost to the city could soar even higher if officials decide to settle those cases before they go to trial.

Read more: http://www.statesman.com/news/news/third-suit-expected-in-austin-police-shooting-as-c/ngHgM/

 

Taboola Teaser

Hillary Clinton slammed Donald Trump and issued a strong defense of the Clinton Foundation Wednesday amid the...
Entering to sustained applause, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump told his Austin audience that “the...
Pinellas Park, Florida, isn’t the kind of place where you'd expect to gain insight about the future of mass...
Colin Powell is pushing back on reports suggesting that he might have given Hillary Clinton the idea to use a...
Austin City Councilman Don Zimmerman is under fire after he took aim at a group of Hispanic students that were at...