Lassen County, Stone settle suit
Thursday, April 24, 2014 —Lassen County and its former County Administrative Officer Tom Stone have finally settled their differences.
Without admitting liability, the county agreed to a $350,000 settlement to be paid within 15 days. In exchange, Stone will dismiss with prejudice his wrongful termination/slander lawsuit against Lassen County, et al, and forever release all claims arising out of his employment with the county. Each side will bear its own attorney’s costs and expenses.