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Stories with person: Richard J. Leon
  • Ex-USDA official in settlement over supposedly racist video 
    Updated: Sep-15-15 4:37 pm

    WASHINGTON - Shirley Sherrod, the former Agriculture Department official whose supposed racist remarks on video ignited a firestorm in 2010, has reached a tentative settlement with the widow of a conservative blogger who posted the edited images, a federal judge said Tuesday.