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City Will Pay $85,000 to Settle Civil Rights Suit with Black Lives Matter Activist Arrested by Police

Did a Seattle police officer just stop short of using a racial slur in the arrest of Jorge Torres? by Sydney Brownstone Jorge Torres, left, was arrested during a Black Lives Matter protest in December of 2014. Alex Garland More than two years after a Seattle police officer was accused of using a racial slur during the arrest of Black Lives Matter activist Jorge Torres, the city has finally settled a civil rights lawsuit filed by the activist for a sum of $85,000.
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