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$2 million in suit over sexual assault by LAPD officers

Los Angeles will pay nearly $2 million to settle a lawsuit from a woman who was sexually assaulted by a pair of LAPD officers, the fourth such assault case L.A. has settled in recent years.

The City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to spend up to $1.975 million to settle the case, the latest legal fallout surrounding Officers Luis Valenzuela and James C. Nichols, who pleaded no contest last year to charges of forcible rape and forcible oral copulation.

Read the source article at The San Diego Union

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