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Friday, October 5, 2012

FW: Pigford II Extension and New Lawsuits


From: LawrLCL@aol.com
Date: Thu, 4 Oct 2012 23:43:25 -0400
Subject: Fwd: Pigford II Extension and New Lawsuits
To: undisclosed


From: bfaapresident@aol.com
Reply-to: BFAA__Incorporated_ywagy_ciijzvq@cp20.com
To: LawrLCL@aol.com
Sent: 10/4/2012 4:23:49 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time
Subj: Pigford II Extension and New Lawsuits
OCTOBER 3, 2012  
 USDA's Secretary

On September 24, 2012, the Government (USDA) announced  that it was accepting applications for payment to individuals who were discriminated against by USDA.  The amount of money that has been set aside for this process is $1.33 billion. This money is made available under the JUDGEMENT FUND (31 U.S.C. Section 1304)---no cap.

Court Order
On September 14, 2012, a Federal  District  Court Judge,  The   Honorable Paul    L.    Friedman, announced that he had signed     an   ORDER extending    the    filing deadline    for    certatin Pigford II Claimants from May 11, 2012 to  October 12, 2012.  See Case 1:08-mc-00511-PLF --- Document   No.  302 (09/14/12) Page 1 and 2.
BFAA, Inc.
The   BFAA,  Inc.  is encouraging  all*  of  its members  to  either call    1 (888) 508-4429   and request   the  Claims Package --- which   is referenced   in   the  link (www.farmerclaims.gov).  This   process  will   end March 25, 2013.

The  BFAA,  Inc.  will   be conducting workshops to help all of its members fill out the Claims Package. 

The Claims Administrator is encouraging   the claimants in this process to use the help  available from   their   community based    organizations and/or  hire   their   own attorneys,  if  necessary.

BFAA, Inc. 1 (901)  522-8880.

*    Male and female