Bright & Early: Working Hard For The Money Edition

Good morning, Nashville. Yesterday we took a look at lawsuits that are draining Metro Schools’ budget. Today we learn that the city has doled out over a half-million dollars in settlements over the last two months for incidents including a car accident with a MNPD officer, the infamous gold grill scandal and a wrongful arrest. Councilman Mike Craddock recognizes that city individuals or entities were to blame for each of the incidents, but he doesn’t feel that suing Metro is the answer.

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