SKOKIE, IL. -- A northwest suburb of Chicago has agreed to pay $875,000 to a woman who accused a police officer of using excessive force after a DUI arrest.
Video shows Skokie Police officer Michael Hart shoving Cassandra Feuerstein into a jail cell and her head hitting a concrete bench. She suffered serious injuries to her face.
Hart resigned after the March 2013 incident and pleaded guilty to official misconduct.
Chicago suburb agrees to pay $875K to settle claims of excessive force
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