News from December 2018

Lawsuit over Jefferson Parish landfill points to need for waste disposal alternatives, activist says

By Carrie Bradon | Dec 26, 2018

A recently filed lawsuit accuses Jefferson Parish's landfill of causing health problems for nearby residents.

Judge enjoins Gretna car dealership from using AutoZone trademarks on website

By Takesha Thomas | Dec 26, 2018

NEW ORLEANS – The US. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana recently granted AutoZone's request to stop a company from falsely using its name on a website.

Religious discrimination suit raises constitutional issues, Americans United for Separation of Church and State says

By Carrie Bradon | Dec 26, 2018

A Port Allen police officer recently filed a lawsuit alleging the city's police chief subjected him to religious discrimination and created a hostile work environment.

Barclays Bank Delaware is seeking over $11,000

By Carrie Bradon | Dec 27, 2018

GRETNA – A bank is seeking more than $11,000 in sums due from a customer.

Capital One files legal action seeking over $1,800 in sums due

By Carrie Bradon | Dec 27, 2018

GRETNA – Capital One is seeking more than $1,800 in sums due from a customer.

Capital One is seeking over $3,600 in sums due

By Carrie Bradon | Dec 27, 2018

GRETNA – Capital One is seeking more than $3,600 in sums due.

Velocity Investments is seeking more than $25,000 in sums due

By Carrie Bradon | Dec 27, 2018

GRETNA – An investment company is seeking more than $25,000 in sums due.

Collection agency files lawsuit seeking over $3,800

By Carrie Bradon | Dec 27, 2018

GRETNA – A company is seeking more than $3,800 in sums due.

TD Auto Finance is seeking over $13,000 on open account

By Carrie Bradon | Dec 27, 2018

GRETNA – A car finance company is seeking over $13,000 from a woman.

TD Auto Finance is seeking more than $16,000 in sums due

By Carrie Bradon | Dec 27, 2018

GRETNA – A financial company is seeking more than $16,000 in sums due.

Credit Acceptance Corp. claims more than $5,800 is owed on open account

By Carrie Bradon | Dec 27, 2018

GRETNA – A credit agency is seeking more than $5,800 in sums due on an open account.

Man says he was injured when he fell inside a medical clinic

By Carrie Bradon | Dec 27, 2018

GRETNA – A man is seeking damages for a fall inside a medical center.

Court dismisses employee discrimination case against St. Charles Parish sheriff

By Takesha Thomas | Dec 27, 2018

NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana recently dismissed claims of racial and gender discrimination against St. Charles Parish Sheriff Greg Champagne.

Court grants woman's request for grandfather's, uncle's phone records in suit regarding father's death

By Takesha Thomas | Dec 27, 2018

NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana recently granted part of a request by the daughter of a tugboat captain who died after falling down a set of stairs on the family-owned boat.

Court dismisses federal claims in lawsuit regarding tasing incident

By Takesha Thomas | Dec 27, 2018

NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana recently granted a request to dismiss claims of federal rights violations in a suit filed against St. Tammany Parish Sheriff Randy Smith stemming from an alleged tasing incident.

Woman alleges she slipped and fell in a Walmart

By Carrie Bradon | Dec 31, 2018

GRETNA – A woman is seeking damages for a slip and fall in a Walmart.

Supermarket shopper claims she fell on a wooden pallet

By Carrie Bradon | Dec 31, 2018

GRETNA – An individual is seeking damages for a fall in a supermarket when she was caused to become stuck in a wooden pallet.

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