St. Clair County on Monday approved a $900,000 settlement with Trevon Yates. The county denies wrongdoing. Yates was 17 and spent nine months in jail. Armed robbery charges were eventually dropped after a psychologist determined Yates had a dimini McClatchy bweisenstein@bnd.com
St. Clair County on Monday approved a $900,000 settlement with Trevon Yates. The county denies wrongdoing. Yates was 17 and spent nine months in jail. Armed robbery charges were eventually dropped after a psychologist determined Yates had a dimini McClatchy bweisenstein@bnd.com

‘Appalling’: St. Clair County to pay $900K to teen who says confession was coerced

September 29, 2015 03:27 PM