Orlando Police Department Settles Excessive Force Suit Over Arrest Of Noel Carter

Noel Carter, a South Florida banker who sued after he was kicked, pepper-sprayed and stunned with a Taser during an arrest near downtown Orlando, this week settled his civil rights lawsuit against the City of Orlando and a pair of Orlando Police Department officers. The city agreed to pay Carter $95,000 to dismiss the case, which was filed in June 2019.

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