City Attorney files a proposed resolution asking the Common Council to approve a 6.5 million dollar settlement to Chaunte Ott

April 2, 2015   // 0 Comments

Bill Arnold Public Information Manager/City of Milwaukee The City Attorney today filed a proposed resolution asking the Common Council to approve a 6.5 million dollar settlement to a man who had been wrongfully convicted of a homicide in 1996.  Chaunte Ott was convicted of the 1995 murder of Jessica Payne, but was later cleared due to advancements in DNA technology.  Mr. Ott was released from pr...

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