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5 Columbus, Ohio, Police Officers Face Discipline In Stormy Daniels Strip Club Arrest
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5 Columbus, Ohio, Police Officers Face Discipline In Stormy Daniels Strip Club Arrest

(CNN)Five Columbus, Ohio, police officers face disciplinary measures in connection with the July 2018 arrest of Stormy Daniels at a local club, police said Wednesday.

Stormy Daniels sues Columbus, Ohio, police over arrest at strip club Police charged Daniels with three misdemeanor counts of illegally touching a patron at the Sirens Gentlemen's Club. She was detained for 12 hours, posted $6,054 bail and was released. The charges were dropped because the law did not apply to her as she was a guest performer and did not regularly appear at the club, the Columbus city attorney said at the time. Daniels, whose legal name is Stephanie Clifford, in January filed a suit against several members of the police department, seeking more than $1 million in compensatory damages and more than $1 million in punitive damages and costs and fees associated with the case.