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File #: 2015-2261    Version:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed Finally
File created: 11/20/2015 In control: Standing Committee
On agenda: 11/23/2015 Final action: 12/15/2015
Enactment date: 12/15/2015 Enactment #: 817
Effective date: 12/18/2015    
Title: Resolution providing for the issuance of a warrant in the total sum of Eight Hundred Thousand Dollars ($800,000.00) in favor of Foster v. City of Pittsburgh Class Members and attorneys Feinstein Doyle Payne & Kravec and ACLU of Pennsylvania, in compliance with the Court-approved Settlement Agreement, as partial payment in settlement related to the civil class action filed in the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania at No. 2:12-cv-01207.
Indexes: WARRANT

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Resolution providing for the issuance of a warrant in the total sum of Eight Hundred Thousand Dollars ($800,000.00) in favor of Foster v. City of Pittsburgh Class Members and attorneys Feinstein Doyle Payne & Kravec and ACLU of Pennsylvania, in compliance with the Court-approved Settlement Agreement, as partial payment in settlement related to the civil class action filed in the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania at No. 2:12-cv-01207.

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Be it resolved by the Council of the City of Pittsburgh as follows:

 

Section 1.  The Mayor is hereby authorized to issue and the City Controller to countersign a warrant in the total sum of Eight Hundred Thousand Dollars ($800,000.00) in favor of the Foster v. City of Pittsburgh Class Members and attorneys, to be divided as follows: $79,431.17 to Feinstein Doyle Payne & Kravec; $58,677.49 to ACLU of Pennsylvania; and $661,891, divided amongst the individual Class Members as specified in Exhibit 1 (a confidential version of Exhibit 1, including addresses and social security, all necessary for payment purposes, will be circulated internally and is not a public document), in compliance with the Court-approved Settlement Agreement, and as partial payment for releasing and discharging the City of Pittsburgh from liability and damages as described in the civil class action filed in the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania at No. 2:12-cv-01207, charging same to

11101.58.58105.108000.2015.

 

 

All appropriate taxes will be withheld (including any delinquent taxes owed the City).