The terms of the settlement were negotiated by Warren’s lawyers and approved by the mayor and city council.
Warren was arrested after a high-speed car chase in which he struck a school bus, a police car, and a police officer.
After Warren flipped his car, five Birmingham police officers descended on him, repeatedly hitting and kicking him. The arrest was captured on video taken by a police car dashboard camera and later shown on national news.
Warren sued for assault and battery. read more