GRETNA – A contractor is being sued by the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office who claims criminal prosecutions and convictions may be in jeopardy after a wall in their forensics lab allegedly failed due to damage from Hurricane Isaac in 2012. Law Enforcement District of Jefferson Parish filed suit against MAPP Construction LLC, Travelers Casualtly & Surety Company and Sizler, Thompson, Brown Architects Project Design Group LLC in the 24th Judicial District Court on May 13.
Class action lawsuit involving more than 300 homeowners filed against developers of gated community built over marshland
GRETNA – A group of over 300 homeowners have filed a class action lawsuit against the developers of a Harvey gated community built over filled in marshland after their homes allegedly experienced foundation and structural damage that was not covered by insurance polices they purchased with their homes.
Jefferson Parish sued by motorist who claims he was injured after running over open water meter hole
GRETNA – A local motorist is suing Jefferson Parish claiming they negligently left an open water meter in a roadway which he caused him to be injured after he ran it over.
A lawyer is suing her former Metairie-based employer’s business consortium, alleging her treatment was racially motivated.
Six Calcasieu Parish residents filed suit against their big-box department store employer alleging civil rights violation in an alleged ongoing pattern of discrimination spanning more than two decades. Jennifer Cormier, Phyllis Hazel, Rosetta King, Pamela Henderson-McWain, Eula Webb Willis and Wilson Goodley sued Wal-Mart, headquartered in Benton, AR, in the U.S.