ATTENTION: If you are or were incarcerated in a New Jersey prison at any point after January 11, 2015, and meet any of the following four descriptions, then you may be a member of the proposed settlement class affected by this lawsuit:
- you were identified as being entitled to special education services and reasonable educational accommodations, or
- you had a verified Individual Education Program (“IEP”) during or before your time in prison, or
- you were diagnosed with an educational disability and an IEP was being developed but was not finished before you were released from prison, or
- were born after January 11, 1993, and under 18 years old when you entered prison and did not have a high school diploma when you entered prison.
Please read the following information carefully. Your rights may be affected by legal proceedings in this lawsuit.