A $10.5 million settlement was reached in a wrongful death suit brought by the mother of a Philadelphia teenager who died in a Tennessee juvenile detention center after an incident in which two guards allegedly used an improper choke hold to restrain him.

Plaintiffs attorneys Thomas R. Kline, David K. Inscho and Mark Alan Hoffman of Kline & Specter filed the suit on behalf of Paulette Dolby, the administratrix of the estate of Omega “Manny” Leach.

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