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US News Mark Duggan's Family Settles High Court Claim Against Met Police

13:35  10 october  2019
13:35  10 october  2019 Source:   huffingtonpost.co.uk

Mum-of-two, 24, who was allegedly 'mowed down and killed' by her own mother along with her friend, 20, in a hit-and-run attack after the trio got in a fight at a shopping centre

  Mum-of-two, 24, who was allegedly 'mowed down and killed' by her own mother along with her friend, 20, in a hit-and-run attack after the trio got in a fight at a shopping centre Skye Luland (pictured), 24, and friend Kazzandra Widders, 20, both died after being hit by a car allegedly driven by Ms Luland's mum at Nambucca Heads, on the NSW north coast. Police allege Linda Britton, 52, struck the two women with her Daewoo Lacetti after an argument in the carpark of the Nambucca Plaza shopping centre, on Saturday night.Britton did not face a hearing in Kempsey Local Court on Monday and was remanded in custody, facing charges including manslaughter over the deaths of the women.

The family of Mark Duggan , whose killing sparked civil unrest across England in 2011, have settled a high court claim against the Metropolitan police . His family have now settled their damages claim against the Met , which has made no admission of liability for Duggan ’ s death, the high court

The family of Mark Duggan - whose killing sparked civil unrest across England in 2011 - have settled a High Court claim against the Metropolitan Police over his His family have now settled their damages claim against the Met , which has made no admission of liability for Mr Duggan ' s death, the

  Mark Duggan's Family Settles High Court Claim Against Met Police © Getty The family of Mark Duggan – whose killing sparked civil unrest across England in 2011 – has settled a High Court damages claim against the Metropolitan Police over his shooting.

At a brief hearing in London on Thursday, Mr Justice Stewart approved a confidential settlement of Duggan’s family’s claim against the Met.

  Mark Duggan's Family Settles High Court Claim Against Met Police © PA The court heard that the parties had agreed terms – which are confidential at the request of the Duggan family – following a mediation last month.

A statement on behalf of the family said: “The settlement was made after both parties engaged in mediation and reached an agreed position without acceptance of liability on the part of the MPS or its officers.

“Both sides have agreed to bring all proceedings concerning the death of Mr Duggan to a conclusion and move forward in the best interests of all those involved.”

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