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Old 10-18-2019, 02:28 PM
Really Not All That Bright is offline
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Originally Posted by Rick Kitchen View Post
A woman has won a $205,000 lawsuit against San Antonio after undergoing a vaginal search on the side of the street in full public view.
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/amp/ncna1067266
Nitpick: she didn't win a lawsuit. The parties settled for $205,000.00.
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Originally Posted by Inigo Montoya View Post
1) kinda fucked up that SHE (the innocent person) is identified, but the detective (molester and ongoing public threat) is not.
2) Her lawyer let her down, allowing this to settle for $205k.
I'm not a Texas lawyer, but it looks like Texas' sovereign immunity cap for municipalities (basically, the amount that a city can be sued for) is $250,000.00, so a trial wouldn't have earned her much more.

ETA: ninja'd.
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Last edited by Really Not All That Bright; 10-18-2019 at 02:29 PM.