Milestones Jan. 17, 2000

SETTLEMENT PROPOSED. FOR 1,281 ATTICA INMATES, in a 25-year-old class action that stemmed from guard-inflicted beatings after the 1971 upstate New York prison uprising that left 43 dead and 80 injured; for $8 million from the State of New York, by a federal judge's order; in Rochester, N.Y.

INDICTED. JAMAL ("Shyne") BARROW, 19, aspiring rapper and protege of Sean ("Puffy") Combs, in the Times Square-area nightclub shooting that wounded three and brought a fleeing Combs and actress girlfriend Jennifer Lopez to a Manhattan precinct for questioning; for attempted murder; in New York City. Lopez testified before the grand jury. So did...

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