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Jury verdict favors State Farm in Fort Bend Co. woman's plumbing leak case

John Suayan Jul. 1, 2016, 9:46am

State Farm Lloyds has earned a defense verdict in a plumbing leak case brought against it more than a year ago by a Fort Bend County woman, recent Houston federal records show.

Seaman blames ship owner for his injuries

The SE Texas Record Jul. 1, 2016, 12:21pm

GALVESTON — A Galveston County man is suing a ship owner, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Rig watcher alleges drilling contractor owes overtime pay

The SE Texas Record Jul. 1, 2016, 12:33pm

TYLER — An Arkansas rig watcher is suing a Mississippi land drilling contractor, alleging violation of workers compensation acts by not paying overtime.

Mother, son blame Harris County Sherriff’s Office for relative's death

The SE Texas Record Jul. 1, 2016, 12:51pm

HOUSTON — A Houston mother and son are suing the Harris County Sheriff's Office, alleging its negligence caused the death of a relative.

African-American worker accuses former employers of discrimination

The SE Texas Record Jul. 1, 2016, 1:24pm

BEAUMONT — An African-American woman is suing an appliance business, alleging racial discrimination.

Suit over Galveston school concludes

John Suayan, Galveston Bureau Jul. 1, 2016, 2:10pm

GALVESTON - A legal dispute over a Galveston school has ended with the parties involve choosing not to proceed further with the lawsuit.

Officer accuses Brookshire Police of discrimination

The SE Texas Record Jul. 1, 2016, 2:11pm

HOUSTON — A police officer is suing the city of Brookshire, alleging discrimination and retaliation.

Wife blames towing service for husband's death

Wadi Reformado Jul. 1, 2016, 3:06pm

BEAUMONT — A Texas woman is suing a Port Arthur towing company, alleging their negligence caused her husband's death.

Handicapped veteran alleges designers, contractors violated federal law

The SE Texas Record Jul. 5, 2016, 12:27pm

SHERMAN — A Texas handicapped veteran is suing designers and contractors, alleging failure to uphold Americans with Disabilities Act regulations.

African-American worker accuses former employer of racial discrimination

The SE Texas Record Jul. 5, 2016, 12:40pm

HOUSTON — A Harris County woman is suing her former employer, with offices in Katy, alleging racial discrimination.

Harris County woman blames Texas City property owners for injuries

The SE Texas Record Jul. 5, 2016, 12:57pm

GALVESTON — A Harris County woman is suing Texas City property owners, alleging their negligence caused her to suffer injuries.

Disabled man accuses Houston facility operators of violation federal law

The SE Texas Record Jul. 5, 2016, 1:56pm

HOUSTON — An organization and a disabled man is suing a Houston facility operator, alleging failure to provide proper access for the disabled.

Pedestrian alleges Gulf Coast Center negligence caused injuries

The SE Texas Record Jul. 5, 2016, 2:13pm

GALVESTON — A Galveston County man is suing The Gulf Coast Center, alleging one of its drivers ran him over at an intersection.

Logistics manager alleges technology company failed to pay overtime

The SE Texas Record Jul. 5, 2016, 2:23pm

GALVESTON — A Brazoria County logistics manager is suing a technology business, alleging unpaid wages and violation of workers compensation acts.

Jefferson County man alleges gaming complex sold liquor to intoxicated patron

The SE Texas Record Jul. 5, 2016, 3:12pm

BEAUMONT — A Jefferson County man is suing a gaming complex, alleging unlawful sale of liquor to intoxicated person.

Driver alleges Sam's Limousine and Transportation did not pay for all hours worked

Wadi Reformado Jul. 5, 2016, 6:35pm

HOUSTON – A motor coach operator alleges a Houston company and its owner and director did not pay her for all her hours worked and has filed a class-action suit.

AMB Texas City LLC accused of negligent deck maintenance

Wadi Reformado Jul. 5, 2016, 6:40pm

GALVESTON – A Houston woman claims a deck caused her to fall and suffer injuries.

Former World of Beer employee alleges she wasn't paid overtime

Wadi Reformado Jul. 5, 2016, 6:51pm

HOUSTON – A Pearland woman who was employed as a server and bartender for a Katy restaurant has filed a class-action lawsuit alleging she and other class members were not paid overtime wages.

2 Oklahomans allege commercial shipper broke agreement

The SE Texas Record Jul. 6, 2016, 2:03pm

HOUSTON — Two Oklahomans are suing a New Jersey commercial shipper, alleging the damage of property. 

Customer alleges GM manufactured a defective car

The SE Texas Record Jul. 6, 2016, 2:14pm

MARSHALL — A Texas woman is suing General Motors, alleging a design defect caused her to be ejected from her car and injured.