Attorneys had asked for $1.5 million
LEXINGTON: The Fayette County School Board is obligated to pay Carol Lynne Maner's attorneys $238,766 in fees for their successful prosecution of a civil lawsuit against the board, a judge ruled yesterday.
The ruling increases the verdict in Maner's sex abuse lawsuit to $3.9 million.
A Fayette jury found in July that the school board had ignored Maner's allegations of sex abuse at Beaumont Junior High School and Lafayette High School in the late 1970s and early 1980s.
The school board has not indicated whether it will appeal...
This from the Herald-Leader.