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Oakland, 49ers fan settle suit over broken arm

Henry K. Lee, San Francisco Chronicle, March 16, 2011
The city of Oakland agreed Tuesday to pay $412,500 to settle a federal civil rights lawsuit filed by a San Francisco 49ers fan who said an Oakland police officer broke his arm during an Oakland Raiders game. ... "It's very troubling that a young man who goes to watch a football game ends up with a severe elbow injury that causes him to lose a year of work," said Castillo's attorney, Michael Haddad. He said his client works as a plumber.

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