Council Bluffs to pay $6.2 million to settle lawsuit with wrongfully convicted Omaha men
Terry Harrington, shown here, sought more than $60 million from Council Bluffs, and Curtis McGhee sought more than $50 million.
Posted: Monday, October 14, 2013 12:00 am
Update: The City of Council Bluffs will pay $6 million to settle a lawsuit with two Omaha men who sued after the courts concluded they were wrongfully convicted and imprisoned for 25 years.
Terry Harrington and Curtis McGhee will be paid $2.3 million immediately and the remainder in six annual payments of more than $528,500. A final payment of just over $728,500 will be made in July 2020.
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Monday, October 14, 2013 12:00 am.