Cleveland to Pay $6 Million to Settle Tamir Rice Lawsuit

The city of Cleveland will pay $6 million to settle the federal lawsuit filed by the family of Tamir Rice, the 12-year-old boy killed by police gunfire while he held a pellet gun, according to a settlement announced Monday in U.S. District Court.

Tamir Rice is shown in a photo obtained by CNN.

According to terms of the settlement, the city acknowledges no fault in Tamir’s November 2014 death.

Officer Timothy Loehmann, a trainee, shot Tamir moments after arriving in response to a call. The...

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