California to Compensate Jaycee Dugard With $20 Million

The state of California approved a $20 million payment today to kidnap victim Jaycee Dugard for failing to properly supervise the registered sex offender who held her captive for 18 years. California legislators today overwhelmingly approved the negotiated settlement the state and Dugard. The allocation was part of a larger Assembly bill, labeled only as "claims against the state; payment." Though there were three other claims in the same bill, the total sum was $21.1 million, giving the...Full Story
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