Slager’s attorneys request details about multi-million dollar settlement with Walter Scott’s family

CHARLESTON, SC (WCBD) — The attorneys for former North Charleston police officer, Michael Slager, want to know more about North Charleston’s multi-million dollar settlement with the family of Walter Scott.

Slager is charged with murdering Scott during a traffic stop last April.

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His attorneys want the State to hand over documents that may show an internal evaluation that led to the settlement.

Slager’s State trial is scheduled to begin October 31, 2016.

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