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Lawsuit filed in recent Aeroméxico crash, Brazoria Co. family of six among injured

By John Suayan | Oct 16, 2018

HOUSTON – The crash of a Mexican airliner more than two months ago has prompted two Brazoria County women to pursue legal action.

Couple files suit after daughter suffers burns during class demonstration at museum

By John Suayan | Oct 15, 2018

HOUSTON – A Harris County couple is suing a local museum after their young daughter allegedly sustained multiple burn injuries during its summer day camp program.

Beaumont named in federal lawsuit alleging off-duty officer fatally shot Vidor man unprovoked

By John Suayan | Oct 15, 2018

BEAUMONT – The Brasher Law Firm, PLLC and Weller, Green, Toups & Terrell, LLP have filed a lawsuit on behalf of the family of a Vidor man who was allegedly shot to death two years ago by an off-duty Beaumont police officer.

Man accuses business partner of defrauding him out of more than $80K

By John Suayan | Oct 15, 2018

HOUSTON – Claiming his business partner defrauded him out of more than $80,000, local resident Demitri Menin has pursued legal action.

Oil field equipment supplier fired man because of race, suit states

By John Suayan | Oct 15, 2018

HOUSTON – A local man’s lawsuit against an oil field equipment supplier alleges that he was fired because he is black, recent Harris County District Court records show.

Hotel worker says 'slippery, fresh' paint job caused slip and fall

By John Suayan | Oct 15, 2018

HOUSTON – “Slippery, fresh, wet” paint apparently caused a hotel worker to slip and fall last year, a recently filed state district lawsuit says.

Woman tabbed for jury duty slips, falls in downtown Houston tunnel, pursues legal action

By John Suayan | Oct 13, 2018

HOUSTON – A Harris County woman claims that she slipped and fell in a downtown Houston tunnel while on the way to perform jury duty.

Convenience store faces wrongful death suit after man fatally shoots self on premises

By John Suayan | Oct 13, 2018

HOUSTON – The father of a man who fatally shot himself at a north Houston convenience store last Fourth of July has brought a wrongful death lawsuit against the business, recent Harris County District Court records show.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

By John Suayan | Oct 12, 2018

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Security guard claims milling machine ran over vehicle with her inside

By John Suayan | Oct 12, 2018

GALVESTON – A Harris County woman is suing Angel Brothers Enterprises, Ltd. after she was allegedly injured by one of its pieces of heavy machinery.

Ship engineer allegedly suffers injuries in collision with vessel

By John Suayan | Oct 12, 2018

GALVESTON – A purported ship collision in the Houston Ship Channel two months ago has prompted a seaman from League City to initiate legal action against his employer.

Ky. woman sues Amazon over injuries sustained at local distribution center

By John Suayan | Oct 12, 2018

HOUSTON – Claiming she sustained injuries at a local Amazon distribution center earlier this year, Owensboro, Ky. resident Patricia Salmon has filed a lawsuit.

Woman lays responsibility for alleged airline ticket snafu on travel agent

By John Suayan | Oct 12, 2018

HOUSTON – A state district lawsuit asserts that incompetence on the part of a local travel agent prompted its plaintiff and several of her family members to spend nearly $40,000 for replacement airline tickets last year.

Litigation support business sues Corpus Christi area attorney to recover debt

By John Suayan | Oct 12, 2018

HOUSTON – A litigation support service claims in a state district lawsuit that a Corpus Christi area attorney and his practice owes it nearly $4,000.

Lawsuit: patron claims he was shot 'at least five times' at gentlemen's club

By John Suayan | Oct 10, 2018

HOUSTON – A state district lawsuit has been filed over an alleged shooting at a local gentlemen’s club.

Mother sues Texas Children's Hospital for defamation, refutes claims of 'medical child abuse' against daughter

By John Suayan | Oct 10, 2018

HOUSTON – A local woman has brought a defamation lawsuit against Texas Children’s Hospital, claiming the defendant made false statements resulting in Harris County Child Protective Services taking her daughter away.

Court filing criticizes Houston Co. for jailing mentally challenged male without proper accommodations

By John Suayan | Oct 10, 2018

LUFKIN – An East Texas county is the target of a federal civil rights lawsuit from a 19-year-old mentally challenged male who claims he was physically and sexually assaulted while in custody more than a year ago.

Train operator blames cement mixer truck driver for collision

By John Suayan | Oct 10, 2018

HOUSTON – An alleged collision between a locomotive and a cement mixer truck last year has resulted in a lawsuit.

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