A former Connecticut inmate, released from prison early in May because of his deteriorating health condition, has settled his medical neglect lawsuit against the state for $1.3 million.

Wayne World, his attorneys said, was misdiagnosed for nearly three years with psoriasis when he actually had an acute case of skin cancer. That misdiagnosis was neglectful and made World’s condition worsen over time, according Ken Krayeske, one of his two attorneys.

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