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Carson City Council smacker reaches settlement

April 17, 2008 |  5:13 pm

The star of the "Carson City Council Smack" is apparently not going to appear in any jailhouse videos.  Vera Robles DeWitt, a former mayor and a longtime activist,  reached a court settlement today to avoid criminal prosecution and possibly a six-month jail sentence for smacking the head of a city commissioner in council chambers last year.

The incident was caught on video and posted on YouTube, where it was been viewed more than half a million times and generated hundreds of comments. John Mitchell is working on the full story.

Meanwhile, catch the smack one more time:

-- Jesus Sanchez