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Republicans snub AG Buddy Caldwell’s reelection effort

Jul. 29, 2015, 4:10pm by Kyle Barnett

BATON ROUGE — Incumbent Louisiana Attorney General James “Buddy” Caldwell has been passed up by the Louisiana Republican Party in favor of opponent Jeff Landry. more...

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City of Gretna sued by woman over fall on public sidewalk

Jul. 30, 2015, 8:57am by Kyle Barnett

GRETNA – A woman who fell on a public sidewalk is suing the City of Gretna over her alleged injuries.

Tenant sued for allegedly breaching lease, not paying rent for four months

Jul. 30, 2015, 8:55am by Kyle Barnett

GRETNA – The owners of a rental property are suing a tenant they had to evict for allegedly not paying rent.  Bijou and Mahdohkt Dory Motaghedi filed suit against D’Juna Chandler in the 24th Judicial District Court on June 10.

Maritime worker alleges slippery deck caused permanent spinal damage

Jul. 29, 2015, 1:49pm by Carol Ostrow

A Mississippi worker is suing a Louisiana marine outfit, alleging negligence in connection with an offshore slip and fall accident that he says damaged his spine.

Crew member sues for compensation over smashed hand

Jul. 29, 2015, 1:36pm by Carol Ostrow

A Jefferson Parish seaman is suing a Delaware company doing business in Louisiana alleging workplace negligence in connection with the plaintiff’s 2014 injury on a tugboat.

Paraplegic allleges non-compliance with laws for handicapped

Jul. 29, 2015, 12:35pm by Carol Ostrow

A disabled Louisiana man is suing a two Covington businesses, alleging non-compliance with the Americans with Disabilites Act in connection with the plaintiff’s attempts to access their premises.

Mother of disabled child claims medical malpractice

Jul. 29, 2015, 9:12am by Andrey Burin

NEW ORLEANS – The mother of a severely disabled child is suing a treatment facility claiming that her son has been subject to several instances of medical malpractice--even necessitating him being rushed to the emergency room. 

Dillards sued for allegedly wrongfully detaining suspected shoplifter

Jul. 29, 2015, 9:07am by Kyle Barnett

GRETNA – A 57-year-old woman is suing a corporate retailer claiming she was wrongfully detained at one of and accused of shoplifting.

Taxi owner files breach of contract suit against car dealership

Jul. 29, 2015, 8:11am by Andrey Burin

NEW ORLEANS — The owner of a taxi service is suing a Dodge dealership claiming he agreed to purchase a van from the defendant, but the defendant breached the contract.Vincent Rizzuto, individually and on behalf of St. Bernard Taxi Service filed suit against Premier Chrysler Jeep Dodge and Troy Duhon in the Orleans Parish Civil District Court on June 4.

Crescent Ford Truck Sales accused of leaving rag in oil pan, leading to engine failure

Jul. 29, 2015, 8:05am by Kyle Barnett

GRETNA – A corporate trucking company is suing a local car dealership and auto repair garage after a mechanic allegedly left a rag in a semi’s engine, causing more than $19,000 in damage to the vehicle.

Lawsuit claims Treasure Chest Casino shuttle bus driver closed door on man, injuring him

Jul. 29, 2015, 7:56am by Kyle Barnett

GRETNA – A man has field a lawsuit against a local casino claiming he was injured when a shuttle bus driver closed a door on him. Darnell Baloney filed suit against Treasure Chest Casino LLC and an unknown driver in the 24th Judicial District Court on June 9.