LUFKIN – Whirlpool Corp. has been sued over an early 2015 mobile home fire that claimed the lives of four children.
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LUFKIN – An East Texas woman claims that a North Carolina-based home improvement retail company wrongfully terminated her because of her race and gender.
Court filing criticizes Houston Co. for jailing mentally challenged male without proper accommodations
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.
LUFKIN – The former head women’s basketball coach of a historically black liberal arts college in East Texas asserts the school terminated her after she pushed back against hostile work environment.
LUFKIN – A Kroger shopper alleges she fractured her kneecap after slipping on watermelon juice in the store.
LUFKIN – A female Jack-in-the-Box employee in Jasper claims she faced a hostile work environment when a sexually explicit video allegedly featuring her and an ex-lover was circulated among her co-workers.
LUFKIN – An Angelina County woman’s federal lawsuit accuses Atkinson Candy Co. and Express Services, Inc. of sex discrimination and retaliation.
Former S. & S. Lumber & Building Co. employee alleges he is owed more than $9,000 in unpaid overtime
LUFKIN – A Nacogdoches man alleges his former Etoile employer owes him thousands in unpaid overtime.
Tyler Co. fires sheriff's office employee over Facebook post, lawsuit claims violation of First Amendment
LUFKIN – An East Texas county and its sheriff are accused of terminating a female employee over a social media post.
LUFKIN – A former educator at Stephen F. Austin State University brought a lawsuit against the Nacogdoches-based institution, claiming it did not promote her to a deanship because of her sex.
LUFKIN – A Louisiana woman employed by a poultry processing plant in Shelby County alleges the company failed to provide a safe workplace.
LUFKIN – A Polk County man is suing Remington Arms Co., LLC on claims he used a defective weapon manufactured, marketed and shipped by the company.
LUFKIN – A Crockett resident alleges that she was paid less than her male counterparts.
LUFKIN — A Lufkin man is suing Century 21, alleging retaliation, violation of applicable minimum wage law and wrongful termination.
LUFKIN – The University of Tulsa, Conference USA, and the National Collegiate Athletic Association are implicated in a federal class action lawsuit alleging failure to ensure the health and safety of student-athletes.
LUFKIN — A Lubbock County pharmacist is suing a pharmaceutical group, alleging failure to compensate for overtime work
LUFKIN — A Polk County man is suing Johnson & Johnson, alleging negligence led to the death of his wife from cancer.
LUFKIN – A former deputy clerk in the Angelina County Tax Assessor-Collector’s Office asserts that she was wrongfully terminated over a social media post and has filed a lawsuit against the county and former Tax Assessor-Collector Thelma Sherman.
LUFKIN — A minor child is suing General Motors, alleging the defendant's negligence caused injuries to the plaintiff.