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New civil district courthouse could be cure for 'sick' Orleans Parish building

Tia Benton Jan. 2, 2013, 8:47pm

Judges Kern A. Reese, Michael Bagneris and Robin M. Giarusso.

Nail salon sued by woman allegedly injured in slip and fall after pedicure

Kyle Barnett Jan. 3, 2013, 10:41am

Robert P. Charbonnet

Insurer sued for alleged wrongful denial of litigation claim

Kyle Barnett Jan. 3, 2013, 10:45am

Thomas M. Young

Airline Highway motel sued by man who claims bathroom mirror fell on his head

Kyle Barnett Jan. 3, 2013, 10:47am

Stephen R. Rue

Doctor’s office sued by patient who stumbled and fell off sidewalk

Kyle Barnett Jan. 3, 2013, 12:35pm

GRETNA – A Jefferson Parish man is suing a local doctor’s office for injuries he claims to have received on its premises.

Transocean comes to tentative $1.4 billion agreement with DOJ

Kyle Barnett Jan. 3, 2013, 5:14pm

NEW ORLEANS - The company that owned the Deepwater Horizon oil drilling rig that exploded and sank in the Gulf of Mexico has reached a tentative agreement with the Department of Justice.

Metairie shopping center sued by woman who broke ankle in step down from curb

Kyle Barnett Jan. 4, 2013, 11:40am

GRETNA – A Jefferson Parish woman is suing a Metairie shopping center for injuries she claims to have received in a fall on its premises.

Faith Christian Academy and its administrators sued by woman who claims fraud over a property deal

Kyle Barnett Jan. 4, 2013, 5:21pm

GRETNA – A Jefferson Parish woman is suing a Marrero-based parochial school and its administrators claiming they fraudulently represented the facts of a property sale.

Kmart being sued by woman who claims clerk recklessly arranged items in cart

Kyle Barnett Jan. 4, 2013, 5:23pm

GRETNA – A New Orleans woman is suing a retail corporation for injuries she claims to have received in one of the retailer’s nearby locations.

Nissan Motors seeking $1.5 million from former Saints player Deuce McAllister

Kyle Barnett Jan. 7, 2013, 7:07am

Deuce McAllister

Ochsner sued for wrongful death after allegedly refusing medical treatment

Kyle Barnett Jan. 7, 2013, 7:10am

GRETNA – The family of a deceased man is suing a local hospital for allegedly not providing surgery necessary to keep him alive despite his inability to pay for it.

Carpenter sues construction companies and property owner for alleged workplace injuries

Kyle Barnett Jan. 7, 2013, 7:12am

Leonard J. Cline

Man sues after breaking hip on treadmill

Michelle Keahey Jan. 7, 2013, 3:34pm

NEW ORLEANS - A Tangipahoa Parish man has filed a lawsuit claiming he broke his hip after using a treadmill that was improperly repaired, which resulted in a sideways incline.

Deckhand files lawsuit after vessel strikes sandbar

Michelle Keahey Jan. 8, 2013, 7:05am

NEW ORLEANS - A deckhand on an oil clean-up services crew has filed a lawsuit claiming he suffered injuries when his boat struck a sandbar and he was thrown to the front of the boat.

Burger King sued by woman who claims coffee was spilled onto her through drive through window

Kyle Barnett Jan. 8, 2013, 7:07am

GRETNA – A Jefferson Parish woman is suing a fast food corporation for injuries she claims to have received when a hot cup of coffee spilled on her at a Burger King drive-through.

Woman claims she was severely burned in permanent cosmetic application

Kyle Barnett Jan. 8, 2013, 7:09am

GRETNA – A St. Bernard Parish woman is suing a local cosmetics company for severe injuries she claims to have received while under the care of one of its employees.

Woman claiming severe back and neck injuries from slip and fall sues Winn-Dixie

Kyle Barnett Jan. 8, 2013, 7:15am

GRETNA – A Jefferson Parish woman is suing a local grocery store for injuries she claims to have received in a fall on its premises.

Heavy equipment mover sues competitor

Kyle Barnett Jan. 8, 2013, 7:19am

GRETNA – A New Orleans-based heavy equipment contractor is suing one of its competitors for hiring one of its owners..

Michael’s sued by customer who slipped in puddle allegedly due to leaky ceiling

Kyle Barnett Jan. 8, 2013, 7:20am

GRETNA – A New Orleans woman is suing a retail store after she slipped and fell in a puddle of water while shopping.

East Jefferson General Hospital sued by woman who tripped on raised concrete

Kyle Barnett Jan. 8, 2013, 7:04pm

Kenny M. Charbonnet