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California woman, fiance wrongly accused of kidnapping hoax settle defamation lawsuit

LOS ANGELES - Nearly three years after Vallejo, Calif., police wrongly labeled a woman's kidnapping a hoax, she and her fiance have reached a settlement in a defamation lawsuit against the city and its police department.

Denise Huskins and Aaron Quinn filed the suit in March 2016, nearly a year after the Vallejo Police

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