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Former University of Virginia student Martese Johnson and the Virginia Dept. of Alcoholic Beverage Control have reached a $249,950 settlement in the $3 million lawsuit Johnson filed after his brutal arrest in 2015.

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia (AP) — The governor of Virginia has called for an investigation into the rough arrest of a university student who appears in a photo with a bloody face as he is being held down by an officer...

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