Updates, Important Dates and Deadlines



Failure to follow applicable deadlines will prevent you from being able to benefit from this Settlement.

November 8, 2017 - Preliminary Approval Order Entered

March 10, 2018 - Deadline to Submit Your Claim

May 9, 2018 - Deadline to cure deficient Claim Forms

July 27, 2018 - Deadline for Claimants to Submit Requests for Re-Evaluation of Scoring

September 1, 2018 - Deadline to Opt-Out of the Settlement

This is your deadline to refuse to be a member of the Class. Your Opt-Out Request must be completed, signed and postmarked to The Pensacola Jail Explosion Settlement Administrator at 501 Riverchase Parkway East, Suite 100, Birmingham, Alabama 35244, by this date. See the Notice and Claim Form section for an Opt-Out Form.

September 1, 2018 - Deadline to Object to the Settlement

This is your deadline to object to the Settlement if you do not like any part of it. See the Notice and FAQ located in the Notice and Claim Form Section for the information to include in your letter and for details on submission of your objection.

February 11, 2019 - Fairness Hearing and Final Approval Hearing

This Hearing has been scheduled for February 11, 2019 at 9:00 a.m., before the Honorable Jan Shackelford, in the Circuit Court of the First Judicial Circuit of the State of Florida for Escambia County, at the M.C. Blanchard Judicial Building, Courtroom 404 or such other Courtroom as may be designated, 190 Governmental Center, Pensacola, Florida 32502.

For more information regarding any of the above deadlines, please look at the Notice and FAQ document located in the Notice and Claim Form section.