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Jefferson County 136th District Court Docket: August 2017

John Suayan Jul. 19, 2017, 12:43pm

CASE: SUSAN MANUEL vs. GWENDOLYN LEJUNIE COUNSEL: DANE ALEXANDER DENNISON – P, JOSHUA HEINZ – D

Widower blames apartment complex operators for death of spouse, child

Philip Gonzales Jul. 18, 2017, 2:08pm

BEAUMONT — A Jefferson County widower is suing Beaumont apartment complex operators, alleging breach of duty and wrongful death.

Sunoco Pipeline claims woman blocked crew from accessing pipeline

Philip Gonzales Jul. 12, 2017, 1:58pm

BEAUMONT — A pipeline operator is suing a property owner, citing alleged wrongful interference with right-of-way easement.

Jefferson County resident accuses apartment owner of negligence

Philip Gonzales Jul. 12, 2017, 1:30pm

BEAUMONT — A visitor is suing an apartment owner, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Jefferson County immune from constable’s request for arbitration, court decides

John Sammon Jul. 12, 2017, 10:39am

BEAUMONT – The Court of Appeals of the Ninth District of Texas turned back the request of a former police constable to have Jefferson County arbitrate a settlement in his alleged wrongful termination case.

Jefferson County 60th District Court Docket: August 2017

John Suayan Jul. 12, 2017, 10:34am

CASE: COMPASSION HOSPICE INC vs. BARBARA MICHIEL HOWELL COUNSEL: PRO SE – P, PAUL KENTON BROWDER – D

Jefferson County woman claims she was injured when railing broke

Philip Gonzales Jul. 12, 2017, 10:34am

BEAUMONT — A Jefferson County resident is suing Southwood Crossing Apartments and The ITEX Group Management LLC, claiming insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Asbestos suit brought by man who worked at Texaco in 1947

David Yates Jul. 12, 2017, 10:25am

BEAUMONT – A lawsuit alleging asbestos exposure has been brought by a man who worked at a Texaco facility in the 1940s.

Naked hot tub goer gets violent after woman tells him no, $1M suit alleges

David Yates Jul. 11, 2017, 2:56pm

BEAUMONT – A hot tub party got heated after a Port Neches woman repeatedly spurned a naked man’s physical sexual advances, according to a recent lawsuit.

Judge Floyd should explain himself

The SE Texas Record Jul. 11, 2017, 1:30pm

There are three types of reasoning: sound reasoning, flawed reasoning, and Floyd reasoning – as in Jefferson County District Court Judge Donald Floyd – which seems like no reasoning at all.

Texas SC squashes $1.9M verdict against Port Arthur company, Judge Floyd presided over case

David Yates Jul. 10, 2017, 1:41pm

BEAUMONT – For the better part of a decade, a slip and fall case has bounced between the Texas Supreme Court and Judge Donald Floyd’s 172nd District Court, rebounding favorably for a Port Arthur defendant company each time.

Jefferson County 58th District Court Docket: August 2017 Part II

John Suayan Jul. 3, 2017, 1:05pm

CASE: JODY KIRKLAND vs. VEOLIA ES TECHNICAL SOLUTIONS LLC COUNSEL: CHADWICK G ROBSON – P, CHRISTOPHER SELDON MANN ET AL – D

Drive It Home Auto LLC accused of breach of contract

Mike Torres Jun. 27, 2017, 2:07pm

A car dealer is suing Drive It Home Auto LLC, a Texas business, for alleged breach of contract.

Texas man sues motorist for injuries suffered in car accident

Mike Torres Jun. 27, 2017, 2:00pm

A Texas man is suing Tyrese Edwards, a Jefferson county resident, for alleged negligence.

Cypress Glen Nursing & Rehab accused of taking insufficient measures to prevent patient's injury

Mike Torres Jun. 27, 2017, 1:28pm

A representative is suing Cypress Glen Nursing & Rehab for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Great China Restaurant accused of serving shellfish to man with allergy

Mike Torres Jun. 27, 2017, 1:23pm

A Texas man is suing Great China Restaurant, Jing Wen Mai and King Mak Inc. for alleged negligence.

ASA Holdings Real Estate Management allegedly failed to take measure to prevent injuries

Mike Torres Jun. 27, 2017, 1:14pm

A Texas woman is suing ASA Holdings Real Estate Management, ASA Holdings LP, Mohammed ALi and Sultana Munnaver for alleged liability, negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Jefferson County 58th District Court docket: August 2017

John Suayan Jun. 26, 2017, 1:33pm

CASE: YVONNE TRAHAN vs. TRINITY INDUSTRIAL SERVICES INC ET AL COUNSEL: DAVID LEDYARD – P, MICHAEL EEVES – D

Moreaux Transportation Services Inc. accused of negligence in vehicular accident

Mike Torres Jun. 26, 2017, 10:14am

A Texas man is suing Brent Dickey and Moreaux Transportation Services Inc., citing alleged negligence.

Family contends owners of Kinsel Motors tried forcing minor daughter to have abortion, tossed her out on street

David Yates Jun. 22, 2017, 4:51pm

BEAUMONT – In May, the Owners of Kinsel Motors sued a family for allegedly verbally assaulting them in public and attempting to alienate them and their minor daughter.