Jindal Louisiana State Sen. Robert Adley, R-Benton, called Governor Bobby Jindal's veto of a bill that would have opened up state records on the BP oil spill "the height of hypocrisy."
News from July 2010
Kelly A Big Lots shopper is suing the store after she says she stepped on broken glass and cut her foot.
The city of New Orleans is facing a lawsuit for failing to properly inspect manholes.
A passenger is suing the Transit Authority after a truck collided with the bus she was riding.
Cates A Louisiana woman is suing a church for injuries she allegedly suffered when she tripped and fell in an aisle.
Ecuyer A slip and fall suit against Jazz Casino Company LLC which was set for a June 28 one-day bench trial in Orleans Parish Civil District Court settled on June 11, according to a letter sent by the plaintiff attorneys to Judge Paulette Irons.
Two Louisiana residents are suing a New Orleans company after the escalator they were riding on allegedly failed and threw them to the floor.
Heinrich Judge Robin Giarusso will hear two motions for summary judgment brought by defendants in a suit filed by the state of Louisiana on behalf of the University of New Orleans (UNO) against sprinkler manufacturers on July 2 in Orleans Parish Civil District Court.
Two Chevron retirees are suing a brokerage firm after discovering their retirement plans had lost thousands of dollars.
An oil refinery worker has filed suit against her employer, claiming she was terminated for reporting sexual harassment.
A Jefferson Parish woman is suing a grocery chain after allegedly slipping and falling on a wet floor.
A New Orleans widow is suing a motorcycle dealership after her husband was killed in a crash.
Bryan Two Louisiana parents are accusing the doctors who delivered their baby of causing his death.
Defense counsel for the New Orleans Sewerage and Water Board moved for Judge Piper Griffin to recuse herself from a class action case over the New Orleans levee system in Orleans Parish Civil District Court.
Porteous A Louisiana couple is asking a federal court to overturn a previous judgment, claiming the presiding judge acted improperly because of his relationship with defense counsel and a witness.
A white male applicant is suing after a policing job was offered to a younger, black female applicant he claims was less qualified.
A former longshoreman is suing a Louisiana company, claiming his reaction to an unknown liquid on a ship forced him to move out of state.
Provosty Judge Kern Reese denied a motion for summary judgment filed by the Recovery School District (RSD), effectively ruling that it is not entitled to insurance proceeds owed to the Orleans Parish School Board (OPSB) for damages incurred during hurricane Katrina.
Vicknair Two motions for summary judgment brought by defendants in a suit filed by the State of Louisiana on behalf of the University of New Orleans (UNO) against sprinkler manufacturers have been continued without date in Orleans Parish Civil District Court.
Merritt A seven-year-old slip and fall case against the city of New Orleans originally set for a July 18 trial has been continued to January 10 in Orleans Parish Civil District Court.