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BART will pay $1.3 million to Oscar Grant III's mother

Jun 29, 2011 1:09:04 AM- latimes.com
The unarmed man was killed when Officer Johannes Mehserle mistakenly pulled out his pistol instead of his Taser during a confrontation on an Oakland train station platform on New Year's Day in 2009.

Two and a half years after Oscar Grant III was shot to death by a Bay Area Rapid Transit police officer on an Oakland train station platform, the agency agreed Tuesday to pay the unarmed man's mother $1.3 million to settle her civil case against it and the officers involved.

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