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State Farm

State Farm Will Settle Rigged-Judge Trial for $250 Million

Law360 has reported that on the same day trial was to begin in the case, State Farm has agreed to pay $250 million to settle the RICO lawsuit wherein plaintiffs alleged the company secretly paid millions to help elect an Illinois Supreme Court judge in order to overturn a billion-plus dollar judgment against it from a case originating back in 1997.

Read the article on the Law360 site (subscription), or learn more about the background on the State Farm RICO litigation.