This settlement is now complete. If you have any questions about the distribution, please call The Institute for Justice before October 15, 2021 at 703-682-9331.

Property owners sue City and Philly D.A. over seizures of cash, cars, properties.

A settlement has been reached in a lawsuit against the City of Philadelphia and the District Attorney’s Office concerning the constitutionality of specific policies and practices in prosecuting civil forfeiture cases, such as the policy and practice of retaining forfeited property and its proceeds for funding law enforcement purposes.

For more information about this settlement, click here. To participate in the settlement and have an opportunity to receive a payment, you must either complete a Claim Form online or complete the one that has been mailed to you. • 1 (888) 730-9958