Family of woman killed by police may not see full $37M award

BALTIMORE (AP) — The family of a Maryland woman who was fatally shot by police two years ago may never receive the entire $37 million it was awarded in a lawsuit this week.

Maryland has a cap on local governments’ liabilities in such cases, and judges have a tendency to lower large awards on appeal, The Baltimore Sun reported . Legal experts told the newspaper that it’s unlikely the young son of Korryn Gaines and other relatives will see all the money awarded Friday.

“While that’s...

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