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Police Chief-designate Cathy Lanier and another female officer received $75,000 each as part of a settlement of their 1995 sexual harassment case against the Metropolitan Police Department. Court documents, obtained by the Washington City Paper, spell out the justification for the exchange of cash. Portions of the settlement were redacted by the D.C. Office of Attorney General.