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L. Clayton Burgess settles brutality suit for $400K

The Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office paid $400,000 to settle a federal lawsuit for the 2014 alleged beating of an inmate, according to a settlement agreement obtained by KATC Investigates.

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Two lawsuits filed in death Scott man

Minjarez lost consciousness during arrest

BY LANIE LEE COOK
LCOOK@THEADVOCATE.COM

March 05, 2015

The mother and grandmother of two children of a Scott man who died a year ago after losing consciousness during an arrest have filed separate wrongful-death lawsuits in federal court in Lafayette on behalf of the minors.