Kelly Thomas' Mother Gets Million Dollar Payout From Fullerton City Officials
To end a potential civil lawsuit against the Fullerton Police Department for savagely killing her son Kelly Thomas last July for no good reason, city officials tonight announced they will pay Cathy Thomas $1 million.
The settlement, approved by a 5-0 vote, was announced at the city council's meeting following a closed-door session.
Ron Thomas, the victim's father, has not yet reached a settlement with the city.
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