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Deaf man seeks justice against Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections

Nicholas Gueguen Aug. 4, 2017, 3:46pm

A deaf man from Shreveport is seeking damages from the Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections and its secretary.

Pedestrian alleges negligence against Iberville Parish Sheriff's Department deputy after collision

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 14, 2017, 7:03am

BATON ROUGE — A pedestrian has filed a suit against a deputy of the Iberville Parish Sheriff's office after she was struck.

Wrights National Flood Insurance Co. alleged to have undervalued damage claim for Zachary property

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 14, 2017, 6:27am

BATON ROUGE – The owners of a Zachary property have filed suit against their insurer seeking reimbursement for flood damages allegedly sustained by the property.

Dixon Correctional Center inmate alleges officer used excessive force

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 14, 2017, 6:10am

BATON ROUGE – A disabled man currently incarcerated at the Dixon Correctional Center alleges a correctional officer used excessive force.

Louisiana Generating alleged to have unlawfully charged nonprofit co-ops

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 12, 2017, 1:50pm

BATON ROUGE – Two nonprofit electric cooperative organizations allege that the owner and operator of power generating plants has breached its contract.

Former Entergy employee alleges her disability was not accommodated

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 10, 2017, 1:36pm

BATON ROUGE – An East Baton Rouge Parish woman alleges she was injured on the job and her former employers refused to accommodate her.

Berkley Regional Insurance Co. alleges Louisiana Housing Corp. owes thousands

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 10, 2017, 1:18pm

BATON ROUGE – A surety company alleges it is owed more than $250,000 in connection with a construction project.

Akorn shareholder seeks to enjoin vote on proposed merger

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 10, 2017, 1:02pm

BATON ROUGE – A shareholder has filed a class-action lawsuit against an Illinois-headquartered pharmaceutical company to enjoin a vote on a merger.

Federal judge to decide if Black Lives Matter can be sued

Russell Boniface Jul. 8, 2017, 12:00pm

A U.S. district judge is expected to determine if a Louisiana police officer's lawsuit against Black Lives Matter can proceed.

Insurer files suit against Coca-Cola Bottling Co. United after fire at Baton Rouge store

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 7, 2017, 7:14am

BATON ROUGE – The insurer of a Baton Rouge property alleges it paid more than $200,000 for damages caused by a fire that originated behind a soda pop cooler.

Deaf individual alleges Our Lady of the Lake Foundation did not provide necessary interpretation

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 7, 2017, 6:54am

BATON ROUGE – A deaf individual alleges a Baton Rouge medical facility failed to provide him an interpreter during the majority of his medical stay.

Former maintenance superintendent alleges Praxair wrongfully terminated him

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 3, 2017, 12:24pm

BATON ROUGE – An East Baton Rouge Parish man alleges that he was wrongfully terminated from his job as a maintenance superintendent.

Three former employees allege Coastal Industries failed to pay overtime wages

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 3, 2017, 12:18pm

BATON ROUGE – An East Baton Rouge Parish company is alleged to have failed to pay overtime to three former workers.

Akorn shareholder alleges company violated Securities Exchange Act with proxy statement

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 3, 2017, 12:00pm

BATON ROUGE – An Akorn shareholder has filed a class-action lawsuit against Akorn Inc. over allegations that it filed a misleading proxy statement.

Former River Bend Detention Center inmate claims he was overdetained

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 29, 2017, 6:40am

BATON ROUGE – A former inmate alleges that he was unlawfully detained.

East Baton Rouge man alleges individual failed to refund his money

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 28, 2017, 6:19am

BATON ROUGE – An East Baton Rouge consumer has filed suit against an Ascension Parish man over allegations he failed to perform the services he was paid to do.

Hammond Applebee's patron alleges greasy floor caused fall

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 27, 2017, 6:47am

BATON ROUGE – A Texas man alleges he was injured at a Hammond restaurant because of the wet and greasy condition of the restroom floor.

Akorn shareholder seeks to enjoin vote on proposed merger

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 27, 2017, 6:37am

BATON ROUGE – A shareholder is seeking to enjoin a vote on a pharmaceutical company's proposed merger until information has been released.

Louisiana State Penitentiary inmate alleges officers failed to protect him from attack

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 27, 2017, 6:28am

BATON ROUGE – A man incarcerated at the Louisiana State Penitentiary has filed a suit against three Department of Corrections officers after he was allegedly injured by another inmate.

Stock shares owner seeks to enjoin Akorn vote on proposed transaction

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 22, 2017, 6:22am

BATON ROUGE – An owner of Akorn shares of common stock has filed a class action over allegations a proxy statement the company release is misleading.