Anne Marie Rasmusson's settlement haul now over $1 million
|Rasmusson will receive a extremely nice haul for having her private data unlawfully accessed hundreds of times.|
-- Anne Marie Rasmusson names cops in data breach lawsuit
-- Anne Marie Rasmusson's driver's license accessed 174 times in 2006
-- Anne Marie Rasmusson sues cops who accessed her record
Today, the Star Tribune's Eric Roper reports that the Minneapolis City Council has agreed to settle with Rasmusson for $392,000, pushing her total haul to over $1 million.
So for the mental and emotional anguish associated with having her personal Driver and Vehicle Services database information unlawfully accessed many hundreds of times, Rasmusson will receive at least $1,057,000 in settlements. The Pioneer Press reported last month that she still has a pending lawsuit against the state of Minnesota, so that total will probably still grow.
For the sake of the taxpayers, officers, please -- next time just use Facebook or Google to scratch your cyber-stalking itch.