News from December 2013

Orleans Parish woman sues claiming pulmonary embolism caused by birth control

By Michelle Keahey | Dec 2, 2013

NEW ORLEANS - An Orleans Parish woman has filed a lawsuit against a birth control manufacturer claiming she suffered a pulmonary embolism after a week of taking Aviane.

Marrero resident sues previous employers claiming brain cancer result of asbestos exposure

By Michelle Keahey | Dec 2, 2013

NEW ORLEANS - A Marrero resident claims he developed brain cancer after years of exposure to asbestos and has filed a lawsuit against four of his previous employers.

87-year-old woman claims walker is defective

By Michelle Keahey | Dec 3, 2013

NEW ORLEANS - An 87-year-old woman has filed lawsuit claiming that her walker was defective and caused her to fall.

Obamacare: Death of 'The Rule of Law'

By Tad Armstrong | Dec 3, 2013

ArmstrongYou have often heard we are a “nation of laws and not of men.” The words are attributable to John Adams and, while the concept can be found in ancient Greek culture, humankind didn’t take it for a meaningful spin until our Constitution was ratified in 1788. Otherwise known as “The Rule of Law,” it has enjoyed a very good ride, paid for by the lifeblood of over 1.3 million of our military.

Couple sues engineering firm over home addition and renovations

By Kyle Barnett | Dec 3, 2013

GRETNA – An engineering firm is being sued by a married couple for allegedly doing bad work on an addition and renovation to their home.

Audio company sued by couple for allegedly taking money and not finishing audio installation

By Kyle Barnett | Dec 3, 2013

GRETNA – A New Orleans couple is suing a local audio company over its alleged failure to deliver all system components and complete installation of products that were mostly paid for.

Fitness center sued by man allegedly injured while working out

By Kyle Barnett | Dec 3, 2013

GRETNA – A fitness center is being sued by a man who was allegedly injured when a strap connected to a piece of equipment he was using failed.

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