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Student sues after alleged assault by teacher

By Lizzy Fitzsousa | Jul 31, 2015

NEW ORLEANS – A local woman and her son are suing his school after he was allegedly attacked by his teacher.

Mass action lawsuit filed over alleged radioactive contamination in Harvey

By Lizzy Fitzsousa | Jun 12, 2014

NEW ORLEANS – A mass action lawsuit involving alleged contamination of a Harvey neighborhood has been filed on behalf of hundreds of property owners.

Property insurer sued over Hurricane Isaac payments

By Lizzy Fitzsousa | Jun 10, 2014

Satellite image of Hurricane Isaac in Aug. 2012

Insurance company sued over Hurricane Isaac damages

By Lizzy Fitzsousa | Jun 2, 2014

Satellite image of Hurricane Isaac in Aug. 2012

Antitrust lawsuit by Baton Rouge baseball bat manufacturer against NCAA dismissed on appeal

By Lizzy Fitzsousa | Jun 2, 2014

NEW ORLEANS – A federal appeals court has turned down an appeal by a baseball bat manufacturer that claimed its business was negatively affected after two national high school sports associations disallowed use of its product.

State Farm sued over Hurricane Isaac damages

By Lizzy Fitzsousa | May 29, 2014

NEW ORLEANS – A local woman is suing her insurance company claiming it underpaid damages sustained during Hurricane Isaac.

Insurance company target of Hurricane Isaac lawsuit

By Lizzy Fitzsousa | May 28, 2014

NEW ORLEANS – A local woman is suing her insurance company after she claims it severely underpaid damages to her house sustained during Hurricane Isaac.

Daughters of Charity target of malpractice suit after patient allegedly develops abscess

By Lizzy Fitzsousa | May 27, 2014

NEW ORLEANS –  A local woman who claims she had to visit the emergency room twice due to complications from a routine blood draw is suing her health care provider.

Landlord alleges tenants forged signature to get alcohol, tobacco licenses

By Lizzy Fitzsousa | May 27, 2014

NEW ORLEANS – A landlord is suing his former tenants for allegedly forging his signature on alcohol and tobacco licenses for a grocery store.

Appeals case dismissed against immigration officers who oversaw contractor convicted of sexual assault

By Lizzy Fitzsousa | May 22, 2014

NEW ORLEANS – A federal appeals court has reversed a lower court decision disallowing the dismissal of a lawsuit against two immigration officers for civil rights violations after several detainees were sexually assaulted by a third party contractor.

Passenger sues over bus involvement in auto accident

By Lizzy Fitzsousa | May 9, 2014

NEW ORLEANS – A bus operator along with numerous motorists are being sued by a woman who claims she was injured when the bus was involved in an auto accident.

Doctor sued by hospice patient

By Lizzy Fitzsousa | May 8, 2014

NEW ORLEANS – A hospice patient is suing her doctor after she allegedly developed pressure ulcers and become dehydrated and malnourished while in his care.

Harrah’s sued over fall by clubgoer

By Lizzy Fitzsousa | May 8, 2014

NEW ORLEANS – A local woman is suing a casino after slipping and falling in a dance club located in the casino.

Subcontractor suit over casino project settled in arbitration

By Lizzy Fitzsousa | May 7, 2014

NEW ORLEANS – A local construction firm has settled a $200,000 claim brought against it by a subcontractor over work done on a local casino.

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