Tamika Palmer, mother of Breonna Taylor, speaks to reporters in Louisville, Kentucky, on Aug. 13, 2020, five months after her daughter was shot to death by police. (Dylan Lovan / AP)
The city of Louisville, Kentucky, will pay several million dollars to the mother of Breonna Taylor and install police reforms as part of a settlement of a lawsuit from Taylor’s family, a person who has seen the settlement told The Associated Press.
The settlement would be the largest sum paid by the city for a police misconduct case, according to the person, who asked to not be identified because the settlement has not been announced publicly.
Taylor’s shooting by police serving a narcotics warrant at her home has sparked months of protests and riots in Louisville and calls nationwide for the officers to be charged in her death.
The state’s attorney general, Daniel Cameron, is investigating police actions in the March 13 shooting.
The lawsuit, filed