UVA Student Getting $212,500 Settlement Over Arrest For Buying Bottled Water

July 31, 2014 5:23 PM

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- A college student who says she fled in terror when undercover officers who thought she had illegally bought beer swarmed her SUV has reached a $212,500 settlement with the state of Virginia.

Attorney General Mark R. Herring announced the settlement Wednesday night with Elizabeth Daly, who had filed a $40 million federal lawsuit against agents with the state Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control. The lawsuit said Daly had bought a carton of sparkling water at a supermarket in April 20...

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