NEW ORLEANS – A Jefferson Parish woman is seeking damages, claiming that a drumstick was thrown at her face during a concert.
Karen Marino filed a lawsuit against Glen Sobel, Trash Tours LLC, The Musical Performing Band, Alice Cooper and Pinnacle Entertainment Inc., doing business as The Pinnacle Entertainment Co., in Orleans Parish Civil District Court, alleging negligence.
According to the complaint, was at a performance on Aug. 17, 2016, at the Saenger Theatre, New Orleans when the incident took place. While at the concert, the plaintiff was struck in the face by a drumstick that had been thrown from the stage. The plaintiff allegedly was injured and needed medical treatment.
The defendants are accused of through failing to ensure the protection of guests, failing to warn of danger and overall negligence.
The plaintiff seeks all reasonable damages, court costs, attorney fees and all appropriate relief. The plaintiff is represented by attorney Jeanne Andry Landry of Arthur W. Landry and Jeanne Andry Landry LLC in New Orleans.
The case has been assigned to Division J Judge Cherrell S. Taplin.
Orleans Parish Civil District Court case number 17-7485