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Pedestrian sues after allegedly falling on Lafayette Street

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 17, 2018

GRETNA – Marcia R. Toca filed a complaint on Nov. 7 in the 24th Judicial District Court against Coffer Properties and Lauren McGinnis.

Slip, fall at Walmart prompts lawsuit

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 17, 2018

A Walmart in Marrero faces a negligence lawsuit from a Jefferson Parish resident.

Lakeside Shopping Center faces personal injury lawsuit

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 17, 2018

A man's injury at a Metairie shopping mall prompted a recent lawsuit.

Resident seeks damages after an accident with cab driver

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 17, 2018

A cab driver's negligence caused a car accident, another motorist claims in court.

Woman alleges Walgreens' sliding doors injured her

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 17, 2018

A Walgreens in Harvey faces a lawsuit over alleged injuries caused by sliding doors.

New Orleans pipe manufacturer not liable in death of temporary 'borrowed employee,' federal judge rules

By Karen Kidd | Nov 13, 2018

NEW ORLEANS — A federal judge recently tossed out a lawsuit brought by the mother of a temporary employee who succumbed to injuries sustained on the job at a New Orleans pipe manufacturing site last year.

Hotel guest's fall prompts lawsuit

By Carrie Bradon | Oct 18, 2018

Two hotel companies face a lawsuit over a hotel guest's slip and fall.

Fall from catwalk prompts lawsuit

By Carrie Bradon | Oct 18, 2018

An injured worker accuses the University of Louisiana of negligence.

Crew member accuses former employer of negligence, unpaid wages

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 27, 2018

An injured seaman brought a lawsuit against his former employer.

John Ehret High School teacher assaulted student, mother says

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 27, 2018

The mother of a high school student accuses a teacher of hitting her son.

Appeals court affirms damages in ambulance, truck crash

By Gabriel Neves | Sep 26, 2018

A nearly half-million dollar judgment in favor of two brothers injured when an ambulance crashed into their truck was not excessive, an appeals court ruled.

Louisiana hospital sued by woman claiming she slipped and fell down

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 22, 2018

GRETNA – Melissa Nellon filed a complaint on Sept. 21 in the 24th Judicial District Court against Ocshner Medical Center-West Bank Hospital.

Sam's Club in Harvey faces negligence lawsuit

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 20, 2018

A Jefferson Parish resident accuses a Sam's Club employee of dropping a pallet jack on her foot.

Lake Providence couple sues Merck claiming Zostavax shingles vaccine caused injuries

By Tomas Kassahun | Sep 18, 2018

MONROE – A Lake Providence couple recently filed a lawsuit against Merck & Co. claiming the company manufactured a defective shingles vaccine that causes injuries.

Man alleges he was fired from his job after a workplace injury

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 16, 2018

GRETNA – Christopher Adams filed a complaint on Sept. 14, in the 24th Judicial District Court, against JH Refrigeration, doing business as AllTemp Refrigeration, alleging that he was fired from his job after a workplace injury.

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