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Judy Scott, mother of Walter Scott, waits in a limousine outside the W.O.R.D. Ministry Christian Center in Summerville, SC., April 11, 2015. (Photo by Randall Hill/Reuters)

Walter Scott family settles for $6.5 million

The city of North Charleston, South Carolina, agreed Thursday to pay $6.5 million to the family of Walter Scott, the unarmed African-American man who was shot in the back by a white police officer in April, settling a potential lawsuit after six months of negotiations.Scott, 50, died after he was shot April 4 as he was running away from former...

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