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Settlement in Huizar sexual harassment case is at no cost to city
Settlement in Huizar sexual harassment case is at no cost to city

A former aide to Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar has agreed to a settlement ending the sexual harassment case against her former boss -- without obtaining a payout from the city, the parties said Wednesday. Rob Wilcox, spokesman for City Atty. Mike Feuer, said the city will pay "no money" to resolve the case filed last year by Francine Godoy, Huizar's former deputy chief of staff. A Huizar representative would not say whether the councilman personally paid Godoy to end the case. "I really can't answer that question," said Robert Alaniz, a spokesman for Huizar's lawyer, Dennis Walsh. Godoy's lawsuit alleged Huizar had retaliated against...

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