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Woman seeks $6 million in damages from city of Plaquemine after man's death

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 13, 2017, 8:23am

BATON ROUGE – An East Feliciana Parish woman has filed a wrongful death suit against the city of Plaquemine and is seeking millions.

GNL Real Estate Holdings alleges Galiano Realty is unlawfully using NOLA Living mark

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 12, 2017, 8:54am

NEW ORLEANS – A real estate business alleges that a New Orleans real estate agent is unlawfully using its mark.

The Heritage Marshall Foundation seeks distributions from The Peroxisome Trust

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 12, 2017, 8:48am

NEW ORLEANS – A Jefferson Parish man who is a co-trustee of a charitable foundation in the state alleges that it has not received more than $1 million in distributions.

African-American alleges he faced discriminatory treatment while working for Whole Foods

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 12, 2017, 8:41am

NEW ORLEANS – An African-American man alleges he was subjected to a hostile work environment while employed by Whole Foods.

Jerome Morgan files suit against district attorneys after being exonerated of murder charges

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 12, 2017, 8:30am

NEW ORLEANS – A man later exonerated of murder charges has filed a suit against several attorneys seeking compensatory damages.

Man alleges Leesville officer subjected him to illegal arrest during traffic stop

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 12, 2017, 8:11am

LAFAYETTE – A Vernon Parish man alleges that he was illegally arrested by a Leesville police officer last year.

Performance Contractors Inc. alleged to have not informed employee of FMLA rights

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 9, 2017, 8:35am

LAKE CHARLES – A Lake Charles man alleges his Baton Rouge employer terminated him after missing work to care of his daughter.

Cross Creek Pictures allege former employee unlawfully appropriated funds

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 9, 2017, 8:22am

NEW ORLEANS – A film production studio alleges a Houston man and former employee used its funds to unjustly enrich himself.

Former St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office employees allege commissions weren't renewed because of Strain support

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 9, 2017, 8:12am

NEW ORLEANS – Former St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office employees allege that their First Amendment rights were violated by the current sheriff.

Union Pacific locomotive engineer seeks damages from insurers after truck-train accident

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 9, 2017, 8:00am

NEW ORLEANS – A Tangipahoa Parish man alleges he was injured while working as a Union Pacific locomotive engineer.

Pre-trial detainee files suit against Orleans Parish Sheriff after alleged assault by cellmate

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 9, 2017, 7:53am

NEW ORLEANS – A pre-trial detainee at the Orleans Justice Center alleges he was sexually assaulted by an inmate.

Laborer claims Allan Spear Construction did not pay correct rate for overtime work

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 8, 2017, 8:30am

NEW ORLEANS – A manual laborer who worked on a University Medical Center in New Orleans project alleges his former employer only paid him straight time for overtime hours that he worked.

Rig operator files suit for damages against Offshore Service Vessels after ship fire

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 8, 2017, 8:20am

NEW ORLEANS – A rig operator on a drill ship that was stationed off the coast of Trinidad and Tobago is seeking damages after a fire on the ship.

Mother files suit against Coast Guard after son's drowning death

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 8, 2017, 8:12am

NEW ORLEANS – A Tangipahoa Parish mother has filed a suit against the U.S. Coast Guard after the drowning death of her teen son at Grand Isle State Park.

Mother alleges Child Protective Services, state violated constitutional rights

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 8, 2017, 8:04am

BATON ROUGE – A Baton Rouge mother has filed suit against the state and other parties regarding the care of her minor children.

Woman alleges Tensas Parish sheriff, medical staff did not arrange for follow-up care

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 8, 2017, 7:49am

MONROE – A Colfax woman alleges that her broken arm did not heal properly because she was not provided follow-up treatment while at the Tensas Parish Detention Center.

B&L Transportation Inc. alleges buses have defective brakes, engines

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 7, 2017, 9:00am

NEW ORLEANS – A Larose company claims it purchased defective school buses and has been damaged.

Seaman seeks $2.5 million in damages from CHS Inc. of Minnesota

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 7, 2017, 8:47am

NEW ORLEANS – A seaman has filed a suit seeking millions in damages over alleged injuries he sustained while working aboard a vessel.

Seaman claims Shoreline Southeast LLC negligence caused boating incident, injuries

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 7, 2017, 8:32am

NEW ORLEANS – A Lafourche Parish man claims that he was injured in a boating incident caused by an incompetent captain.

Former Azalea Cleaners employee alleges he was subjected to sexual harassment

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 7, 2017, 8:26am

SHREVEPORT – A Shreveport man alleges he was sexually harassed by a female supervisor.