Paula Ybarra, Dog Attack Victim, Wins Settlement from Minneapolis

City Pays $367,000 Minneapolis, MN - The Minneapolis City Council agreed to pay $367,000 to settle legal claims brought by Paula Ybarra, who was horribly attacked last year by dogs that the city had declared dangerous but had not confiscated. Ybarra, who nearly died and continues to be at risk for a stroke due to severe throat injuries, sued the city on behalf of herself and two daughters. Ybarra still has a lawsuit pending against the owner of the dogs, Thomas Mohrbacker. This… [Read full blog post]