The family of Freddie Gray, the 25-year-old black man who died a week after his spine was injured while in police custody will receive the payout. City officials say the settlement payout will have no impact on city operations or budgeted programs.
NEW YORK — Facebook is settling with the Federal Trade Commission over charges it deceived consumers with its privacy settings to get people to share more personal information than they originally agreed to.The FTC had charged that the social network told people they could keep the information they
Thousands of people who were locked up in the Cook County Jail are lining up to get some cash. Cook County recently agreed to pay $55 million to inmates who were subjected to mass strip searches at the jail.
Cook County is paying out $55 million to people who were strip searched while being processed into the county jail. The settlement follows a trial from the summer of 2009 in which a jury found that the Cook County Sheriff's department violated the rights of thousands of prisoners admitted to th