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Colorado city to pay $15 million to settle civil rights suit by Elijah McClain family

DENVER (Reuters) – The city of Aurora, Colorado, has agreed to pay $15 million to settle the civil rights lawsuit brought by the family of Elijah McClain, a Black man who died in 2019 after he was subdued by police and injected by paramedics with a sedative, the city said on Friday.

(This story corrects typo in name in headline)

(Reporting by Keith Coffman in Denver; Writing by Steve Gorman; Editing by Chris Reese)

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