‘Continuing and significant internal and external stress’

He was awarded $38,000 for the trauma and suffering he experienced as a result of this event.  You remember the photograph and probably the video.  It was November 18, 2011:  A UC Davis cop pepper sprayed peaceful Occupy protesters.  The protesters received approximately $30,000 in a settlement with the University.

John Pike, the police officer, received $38,000.  He was also on paid leave for eight months before leaving the force in July 2012.

Story here.

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