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Utah man wrongly accused of drugging officer gets $50K

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah city has paid $50,000 to settle with a Subway worker who was wrongly accused of drugging a police officer’s drink in a case that made national headlines, its attorney said Thursday. The out-of-court settlement came after police in Layton, Utah, cleared the then 18-year-old worker who was arrested when a police officer reported feeling impaired shortly after taking a sip of the lemonade in August 2016. Layton City Attorney Gary Crane released the settlement amount in response to … Read the referenced┬ástory here:…

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