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Events since the Feb. 20 blaze at The Station nightclub
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- The following is a list of noteworthy events stemming from the Feb. 20 blaze at The Station nightclub in West Warwick:

�        Feb. 20, shortly after 11 p.m.�Great White takes the stage at The Station nightclub, and begins playing the song �Desert Moon.� Pyrotechnics fired at the start of the song ignite foam placed around the stage. Patrons rush for the exits as the fire spreads, but many get stuck in the front door. Within minutes, flames engulf the building.

�        Feb. 21, 12:01 a.m.�Rhode Island Hospital issues �blast� page to hundreds of doctors and nurses, telling them to report to the hospital to assist with mass casualties and injuries coming from the fire.

�        Feb. 21, by 8:30 p.m.�Ninety-six bodies had been pulled from the burned wreckage of The Station.

�        Feb. 22 -- Massachusetts General Hospital identifies remaining �Jane Doe,� the last fire survivor to be identified.

�        Feb. 22 -- Club owner Jeffrey Derderian says at a news conference that he had no prior knowledge pyrotechnics would be used at the club. His brother, club co-owner, Michael Derderian, sits silently next to him.

�        Feb. 23 -- A caravan of buses brings relatives of fire victims to the nightclub fire site for a private viewing.

�        Feb. 24 -- The state begins emergency inspections of nightclubs.

�        Feb. 26 -- Lawmakers introduce resolution to form commission to study the nightclub fire and the state�s fire codes.

�        Feb. 26 -- Grand jury convenes to investigate whether criminal charges are warranted.

�        Feb. 27 -- All victims pulled from the former nightclub are identified by authorities.

�        Feb. 28 -- The fire claims its 97th victim when Linda Suffoletto dies at Massachusetts General Hospital.

�        March 1 -- The fire claims its 98th victim when Kelly Vieira dies at Shriners Hospital.

�        March 4 -- First lawsuit on behalf of survivors, victims� families is filed in Superior Court.

�        March 6 -- The nightclub fire claims its 99th victim when Mitchell Shubert dies at Massachusetts General Hospital.

�        March 14 -- The state closes the Family Resource Center, which was set up after the fire to coordinate assistance to survivors and victims� families.

�        March 22 -- The state commission investigating fire safety regulations following the blaze at The Station visits the fire site to gather evidence.

�        March 26 -- More than three dozen lawyers and their investigators tour, take pictures and video footage of the rubble left behind by the fire. They search for evidence in potential civil suits.

�        April 10 -- State imposes maximum possible fine -- $1.07 million on the Derderians for failing to carry workers� compensation insurance for club employees.

�        April 22 -- First federal lawsuit in nightclub fire is filed. The suit is filed on behalf of survivors and victims� families.

�        April 24 -- �Night of Healing� concert held to benefit The Station Nightclub Fire Relief Fund.

�        April 29 -- Two members of the rock band Great White, on the night of their first public appearance since the fire, announce plans to begin a nationwide tour to raise money for families of the victims.

�        May 4 -- The nightclub fire claims its 100th victim. Pamela Gruttadauria, of Johnston, dies at Massachusetts General Hospital, where she�d been in critical condition since the blaze.

�        May 5 -- Demolition team begins clearing wreckage from the fire site.

�        May 8 -- John Van Deusen III, the final fire survivor to remain hospitalized in the state, is released from Rhode Island Hospital.

�        May 9 -- A state Superior Court judge chooses two Providence lawyers to coordinate civil lawsuits related to the West Warwick nightclub fire.

�        June 30 -- WPRI-TV announces Jeffrey Derderian has resigned from his position as a reporter for the news station. A former reporter for a Boston station, Derderian had been employed at WPRI just three days before the fire.

�        July 7 -- State enacts new fire regulations, including tough sprinkler requirements for nightclubs and other businesses.

�        July 22 -- Great White launches tour to raise money for fire survivors and victims� families.

�        July 23 -- Joseph Kinan, final patient hospitalized since the fire, is released from Massachusetts General Hospital to a rehabilitation facility.

�        July 23 -- West Warwick town officials are deposed by attorneys working on potential lawsuits stemming from the fire.

�        July 24 -- Worker�s Compensation Court judge upholds $1.07 million fine imposed on the Derderians for failing to carry workers� compensation insurance for their employees.

�        July 25 -- National Fire Protection Association approves tougher fire-safety regulations. Adoption of the recommendations by the Quincy, Mass.-based organization, is voluntary. The NFPA recommendations include requiring sprinkler systems in every new club serving 50 or more patrons, and in every existing club serving 100 or more patrons.

�        Aug. 17 -- Attorney general says grand jury investigation is more than halfway through its work.

�        Aug. 20 -- The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration fines Derco LLC, $85,200, and fines the entity that owns Great White $7,000.

�        Sept. 12 -- Sens. Jack Reed and Lincoln Chafee announce the U.S. Department of Justice has agreed to give $450,000 to state and local agencies that responded to the fire.

�        Sept. 15 -- Police confirm two crosses dedicated to Great White guitarist Ty Longley were removed from the fire site. The mother of a fire victim later claims responsibility for removing them.

�        Sept. 21 -- The Providence Journal reports The Station nightclub was above its legal capacity of 404 when it caught fire.  The newspaper�s final count later ends up being 432.

�        Oct. 15 -- Lawyers involved in nightclub fire litigation appear in federal court to present arguments on whether the case should be heard there or in state court.

�        Oct. 24 -- A three-judge panel at Workers� Compensation Court upholds a fine of more than $1 million against the Derderians.

�        Oct. 29 -- The Station Nightclub Fire Relief Fund, created to provide immediate assistance to victims� families and survivors of the fire, says it will change its mission to focus on longer-term needs, including mental health care.

�        Nov. 6 -- Attorney General�s Office releases the West Warwick Police Department�s emergency communications recorded in the hours after the fire.

�        Nov. 9 -- Great White holds last show in its tour to raise money for fire victims.

�        Nov. 25 -- Federal building safety investigators say they are about halfway through their fire investigation, and ask for the public�s help in gathering information about materials in the building.

�        Dec. 9 -- Club owners Jeffrey and Michael Derderian, and Great White tour manager Dan Biechele each plead innocent to 200 counts of involuntary manslaughter.


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