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Man alleges he was injured in Highway 90 accident with two tractor-trailers

Michael Abella Feb. 1, 2017, 6:50am

LAFAYETTE – A Florida man alleges he was injured in an accident involving two tractor-trailers on U.S. Highway 90 in Broussard.

2138 Mag alleges Cimarron Underground caused damage to property

Michael Abella Feb. 1, 2017, 9:25am

NEW ORLEANS – A commercial rental building owner alleges the property was damaged by construction done on a neighboring property.

Fan blames basketball arena operators for injuries

Carrie Bradon Feb. 1, 2017, 9:50am

NEW ORLEANS – A basketball fan is suing owners of a New Orleans arena, alleging he suffered traumatic brain injuries after a fall on a staircase.

Captain alleges he was injured because of vessel's unseaworthiness

Michael Abella Feb. 1, 2017, 11:33am

NEW ORLEANS – A captain alleges he was injured while painting because of a ship's uneven steel deck.

Acadiana Community Based Services Inc. alleged to have not paid overtime

Michael Abella Feb. 1, 2017, 11:51am

LAFAYETTE – Current and former direct service workers with businesses based in Lafayette allege they were misclassified so their employers could circumvent requirements to pay overtime wages.

Man alleges he was assaulted during traffic stop

Michael Abella Feb. 1, 2017, 12:03pm

MONROE – An Ouachita Parish man alleges his constitutional rights were violated by law enforcement officers during a traffic stop.

Metairie homeowner blames neighbors for property damages

Carrie Bradon Feb. 1, 2017, 2:35pm

GRETNA – A Metairie homeowner is suing his neighbors, alleging the presence of cypress trees in their yard has harmed his property.

Credit union alleges customers owe more than $11,000

Carrie Bradon Feb. 1, 2017, 2:40pm

GRETNA – A credit union is suing two customers, alleging they owe more than $11,000 for a promissory note.

JPMorgan Chase alleges customer failed to pay off mortgage note

Carrie Bradon Feb. 1, 2017, 2:48pm

GRETNA – JPMorgan Chase Bank is suing a mortgage customer, alleging she owes than $112,000.

Customer blames casino for injuries

Carrie Bradon Feb. 1, 2017, 2:56pm

GRETNA – A customer is suing a Kenner casino, alleging the defendant's negligence caused her to be injured.

Customer blames Walmart for fall

Carrie Bradon Feb. 1, 2017, 3:10pm

GRETNA – A Jefferson Parish woman is suing Walmart, alleging its negligence caused her to fall and suffer injuries..

Bank alleges promissory note customer owes more than $59,000

Carrie Bradon Feb. 1, 2017, 3:20pm

GRETNA – A bank is seeking damages on an overdue promissory note.

Lending company alleges customer owes more than $136,000

Carrie Bradon Feb. 1, 2017, 3:29pm

GRETNA – A lending company is suing a Jefferson Parish customer, alleging damages for an overdue promissory note.

Bank alleges promissory note customer owes more than $35,000

Carrie Bradon Feb. 1, 2017, 3:40pm

GRETNA – A bank is suing a customer, alleging an unpaid promissory note.

Wells Fargo alleges customer owes nearly $57,000

Carrie Bradon Feb. 1, 2017, 3:46pm

GRETNA – Wells Fargo is seeking payment of a promissory note.

Wells Fargo alleges customers owe nearly $100,000

Carrie Bradon Feb. 1, 2017, 3:54pm

GRETNA – Wells Fargo Bank is seeking nearly $100,000 from two Jefferson Parish customers.

Guaranty Broadcasting sues Walton and Johnson for switching stations without proper notice

Nicholas Gueguen Feb. 1, 2017, 8:03pm

EAST BATON ROUGE -- A local broadcasting company has sued two long-time syndicated radio hosts for what it calls a breach of contract on the part of the duo.

Jury awards $1.3M to victims of alleged drunk driver after questions of conflict of interest

Hank Strickler Feb. 1, 2017, 8:22pm

COVINGTON — A St. Tammany Parish jury resolved an extended legal battle on Jan. 11 when it awarded about $1.3 million in punitive and actual damages to victims of a drunk-driving accident.

North American Automotive Group employee alleges he was only paid straight time for overtime work

Michael Abella Feb. 2, 2017, 5:38am

BATON ROUGE – An employee for a used car dealer in Baton Rouge claims he was not paid at a rate of time-and-one-half of his regular wages for overtime work.

Men allege they were not hired by Southern University System because of ethnicity, religion

Michael Abella Feb. 2, 2017, 10:42am

NEW ORLEANS – Two Muslim men allege they were not hired for positions at a university because of their race, ethnicity and national origin.