Fort Worth offers $2 million to settle lawsuit over Taser death

Star Telegram – The city has offered a record-setting $2 million to settle a lawsuit filed by the family of a man who was killed with a Taser during a confrontation with police last year. The City Council is scheduled to vote on the settlement Tuesday, according to an agenda posted online Friday. It’s the biggest lawsuit settlement offer Fort Worth has ever had in a case involving death or injury, Assistant City Attorney Gerald Pruitt said. Read Article