News from March 2013

Crescent City Connection Police sued by woman who claims she was injured in accident with officer

By Kyle Barnett | Mar 21, 2013

GRETNA – A New Orleans woman is suing a local law enforcement agency for injuries she claims to have received when an officer allegedly backed into her vehicle in a mall parking lot.

Poor legal climate leads to higher auto insurance rates

By Melissa Landry | Mar 21, 2013

Louisiana has once again earned the dubious distinction of having the most expensive auto insurance rates in the country.

Rouse’s sued by man who allegdly fell in puddle of water

By Kyle Barnett | Mar 22, 2013

GRETNA – A Jefferson Parish man is suing a local grocery store after he had to get corrective surgery following an alleged fall in a puddle of water in the store.

Man sues Outback Steakhouse after trip over dishes

By Kyle Barnett | Mar 22, 2013

GRETNA – A Jefferson Parish man is suing a local outlet of a national restaurant chain for injuries he claims to have received after allegedly falling over a tub of dishes and injuring himself.

Couple claims water department liable for overflowing toilet

By Kyle Barnett | Mar 22, 2013

GRETNA – A Jefferson Parish couple is suing the parish’s water department for damages they claim occurred at their home due to an overflowing toilet that inundated their home with sewage.

Kenner Walgreens sued by woman who alleges she was permanently disabled in slip and fall

By Kyle Barnett | Mar 25, 2013

GRETNA – A Jefferson Parish woman is suing Walgreens for injuries she claims to have received in a fall at a local store.

Man sues Macy's after walking face first into glass display

By Kyle Barnett | Mar 25, 2013

GRETNA – A North Carolina man is suing a national retailer after allegedly walking face first into a clear glass display and injuring himself.

Developmentally disabled woman wins appeal over sexual abuse claim

By Elizabeth Young | Mar 26, 2013

NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit overruled a district court’s dismissal of a Texas woman’s suit against her former high school.

Harrah’s of New Orleans allegedly responsible for patron injury

By Tia Benton | Mar 26, 2013

NEW ORLEANS – A Jefferson Parish woman is suing a local casino after allegedly sustaining an injury while gambling there.

Texas couple files suit against Days Inn over lack of handicap ramp

By Tia Benton | Mar 26, 2013

NEW ORLEANS – A local branch of a national hotel chain is being sued on claims of damages for injuries sustained by a handicapped guest.

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