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Shooting range seeks discovery from Hitchcock woman who claims hearing loss

John Suayan, Galveston Bureau Sep. 3, 2012, 7:17pm

GALVESTON - A local shooting range seeks discovery responses from a Hitchcock woman who filed suit against it over alleged permanent hearing loss.

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Security officer files suit to recoup back overtime pay

John Suayan, Galveston Bureau Sep. 3, 2012, 7:23pm

HOUSTON - A security officer has filed a lawsuit claiming his employers owe him and other guards overtime pay.

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Harris County woman claims age, gender led to termination

John Suayan, Galveston Bureau Sep. 3, 2012, 7:36pm

HOUSTON - Harris County resident Deborah Andrews claims she was terminated from Cryogenic Vessel Alternatives Inc. because she complained about age and gender termination.

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Texas City claims "probable cause" in La Marque couple's arrest

John Suayan, Galveston Bureau Sep. 3, 2012, 7:45pm

GALVESTON - The defendants in a recent lawsuit alleging unlawful detention insist the arrest was made with probable cause.

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Texas A&M-Galveston wants harassment suit transferred to Brazos County

John Suayan, Galveston Bureau Sep. 3, 2012, 7:53pm

GALVESTON - A local university at the center of a sexual harassment lawsuit is asking a state district judge for a change in venue. 

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Agreed judgment entered into League City woman's skewer suit

John Suayan, Galveston Bureau Sep. 3, 2012, 7:59pm

GALVESTON - A League City woman's lawsuit against Saltgrass Inc. was recently disposed, court records show.

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Recent real estate foreclosures filed in Jefferson County

David Yates Sep. 4, 2012, 9:11am

• Ocwen Loan Servicing has filed an application allowing foreclose of a lien of the property of Glen Norris, located at 4712 Lawndale Ave., Groves Texas 77619.

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Suit claims ExxonMobil owes company $475,000 over unpaid property taxes

Kelly Holleran Sep. 4, 2012, 10:13am

A Texas company claims it incurred unnecessary tax costs of more than $75,000 after ExxonMobil failed to reimburse the property taxes it paid on tracts of land in Beaumont it held in trust.

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Townhouse owner alleges management company kept rent money

Kelly Holleran Sep. 4, 2012, 10:29am

An out-of-town townhouse owner man claims the property manager who was responsible for running his nine Prutzman Square units pocketed rent money that was supposed to belong to the property’s owner.

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Beaumont man says stop-sign runner caused crash

Kelly Holleran Sep. 4, 2012, 10:40am

A Beaumont man has filed suit against the driver who he claims failed to yield the right-of-way at a stop sign and struck his vehicle.

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Couple alleges drunk driver caused violent crash

Kelly Holleran Sep. 4, 2012, 10:54am

Two Beaumont residents have filed suit against the allegedly intoxicated driver who they claim violently collided with their vehicle.

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Welcome to Wal-Mart. Please wait for a wheelchair.

admin Sep. 4, 2012, 11:10am

Ever wonder why so many hospitals insist that discharged patients be rolled to the exit in wheelchairs?

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Voters and candidates should continue supporting lawsuit reform

admin Sep. 4, 2012, 11:19am

In an increasingly divided electorate, it’s rare to find issues that bridge the partisan divide. So, it might come as a surprise to know that in a recent national survey by the American Tort Reform Association and the Sick of Lawsuits campaign, an overwhelming majority (89 percent) of Americans agree that lawsuit abuse is a problem.

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Texas voter ID law struck down by federal court

Marilyn Tennissen Sep. 4, 2012, 1:32pm

The Texas law requiring voters to present a government-issued photo identification card at the voting booth would keep minorities from the polls, a federal appeals court ruled.

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