The parties have reached the following settlement, which is subject to approval by the Probate Court.
The City of Cleveland shall pay $6,000,000 to settle all claims by all
plaintiffs against all defendants. The City shall pay $3,000,000 in
2016 and $3,000,000 in 2017. The $6,000,000 settlement shall be
allocated as follows among the claims of the three plaintiffs: Claims of
the Estate of Tamir Rice: $5,500,000.00; Claims of Samaria Rice: $250,000;
Claims of T.R.: $250,000.00. There is no admission of wrongdoing, and
all plaintiffs will execute full releases against the City of Cleveland and
all individual defendants. The Court retains jurisdiction to ensure that
the Settlement Agreement is negotiated and agreed among all parties, and
is presented to the Probate Court for approval. Signed by Judge Dan Aaron
Polster on 4/25/2016.
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