Timothy Masters, Fort Collins Settle For $5.9 Million

08/08/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • The Coloradoan

The city of Fort Collins has settled Timothy Masters' civil rights lawsuit against the city for $5.9 million, City Manager Darin Atteberry said today.

"While Tim Masters has achieved some measure of justice as a result of this settlement, he would gladly trade all the money for the return of ten years of his life behind prison bars and ten years before that of living under a cloud of suspicion," said his attorney, David Lane of Boulder.

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