Adelphia Recovery Trust Announces $30 Million Distribution

          Adelphia Recovery Trust Announces $30 Million Distribution

PR Newswire

WILMINGTON, Del., Dec. 18, 2012

WILMINGTON, Del., Dec. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --The Adelphia Recovery Trust
(the "Trust") announced today that it made a distribution of $30 million in
cash payable to holders of interests in the Trust pursuant to the First
Modified Fifth Amended Joint Chapter 11 Plan of Reorganization of Adelphia
Communications Corporation and Certain Affiliated Debtors, dated as of January
3, 2007, as Confirmed (the "Plan"). A record date of December 10, 2012 was
established by the Trust for purposes of this distribution.

A chart summarizing the distribution of cash to be made to each series of
interests in the Trust is available in the "Important Documents Adelphia
Recovery Trust" section of Adelphia's website at
http://adelphiarestructuring.com/Documents/ImportantDocuments/2012/ART%20Distribution%20per%20Interest%20Chart%2012-1812.pdf
.

A letter with additional information concerning the distribution is being
delivered to holders and is available in the "Important Documents Adelphia
Recovery Trust" section of Adelphia's website at
http://www.adelphiarestructuring.com/RecoveryTrust.aspx.

Interest holder inquiries regarding Trust distributions under the Plan should
be directed to creditor.inquries@adelphia.com.

About Adelphia Recovery Trust

The Adelphia Recovery Trust is a Delaware Statutory Trust formed pursuant to
the First Modified Fifth Amended Joint Chapter 11 Plan of Reorganization of
Adelphia Communications Corporation and Certain Affiliated Debtors, which
became effective February 13, 2007. The Trust holds certain litigation
claims transferred pursuant to the Plan against various third parties and
exists to prosecute the causes of action transferred to it for the benefit of
holders of Trust interests.

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements. All statements (other
than statements of historical fact) contained in this release, including
statements that address future plans, goals, expectations, activities, events
or developments are forward-looking statements. The Trust has tried, where
possible, to use words such as "anticipate," "if," "believe," "plan,"
"estimate," "expect," "intend," "forecast," "initiative," "objective," "goal,"
"project," "outlook," "priorities," "target," "evaluate," "pursue," "seek,"
"potential," "continue," "designed," "impact," "may," "would," "could,"
"should," "will" and other similar expressions to identify forward-looking
statements. Forward-looking statements are based on current expectations and
are subject to substantial risks, uncertainties and other factors, many of
which are beyond our control. The Trust cannot guarantee that any
forward-looking statement will be realized, as actual results may differ
materially from those identified or implied in any forward-looking statement.
Among the factors that may cause actual results to differ materially are the
following: changes in or interpretations of laws, regulations and policies;
and the tax effects of various aspects of the Plan and the Trust. All
forward-looking statements speak only as of the date they were made. The
Trust does not undertake a duty to publicly update or revise such
forward-looking statements or other information contained herein, whether as a
result of new information, subsequent events, circumstances, changes in
expectations or otherwise.

SOURCE Adelphia Recovery Trust

Website: http://www.adelphiarestructuring.com
Contact: Mary Palmquist, +1-303-268-6388