The settlement agreement provided that the city would put $1 million in a trust account to be distributed among qualified class members; that arrest records of all class members would. be sealed; that Seattle police and police academy cadets would be trained. According to the Court's order outlining the constitutional violations during the arrests at issue and that the city wouldn't oppose the plaintiffs' .attorneys' motion for fees, so long as the request didn't exceed. $450,000. See: Rankin v. City of. Seattle, USDC WDWA, Caaw No. 1672R (2007). Documents related to the suit and settlement are posted in the briefbank.
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Rankin v. City of. Seattle
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