After receiving an injunction to stop the city of Beaumont from demolishing a property obtained at the Jefferson County Sheriff’s sale in April, Ronnie Mickles non-suited the city.
News from October 2012
Alleging he tripped over uneven sidewalk, area resident Fredrick Perkins has field suit against Walgreen Co.
On Friday, a Beaumont judge, who has a history of tossing out jury verdicts, will decide once again if a personal injury plaintiff deserves a new trial.
Rather than let a jury decide the case, a defendant opted to settle a lawsuit claiming a birthday bash turned violent when a guest was hit in the face with a plate.
In the midst of the chaos during the evacuation of Hurricane Ike in September 2008, Patsy Sue Zerko fell out of her wheel chair and fractured her hip. Two weeks later, Zerko died.
Potential jurors went home early Monday, as a medical-malpractice case brought by Anathasia Guidry, who sued several area medical providers claiming a botched kidney biopsy kept her hospitalized for months, settled before the trial could get underway.
TYLER - The parents of a deceased Quitman child have filed a lawsuit against General Motors claiming that the company failed to adequately test their vehicle for crashworthiness.
HOUSTON - Harris County resident Maria M. Nava has filed suit against APR Acquisitions Inc. after it allegedly fired her for complaining about discrimination.
HOUSTON - Alleging the Mental Health Mental Retardation Authority of Harris County refused to hire her because of her disability, Erika Ramos DaSilva pursues legal action.
GALVESTON - La Marque local Daniel Guidry is suing CenterPoint Energy Inc. after it reportedly harassed him for suffering an injury, recent court documents say.
HOUSTON - Claiming the Houston Independent School District refused to hire him because of his Namibian nationality, Hermunth Shiimi has filed a lawsuit.
GALVESTON - A group of nursing students at a local community college are challenging the school's graduation policy in a lawsuit filed in Galveston federal court.
A Jefferson County broker wants the court to authorize a foreclosure on a piece of Beaumont property after he claims an investment company failed to honor a commission agreement.
• U.S. Bank National Association has filed an application to foreclose on the property of Harvey Coffman, located at 770 19th St., Beaumont, Texas 77706.
HOUSTON - A Montgomery County woman has filed suit against the county after she was reportedly terminated for her complaints about sexual harassment, recent court documents say.
GALVESTON - A Kemah physician has filed suit against two League City residents he claims owe him close to $120,000 from the sale of his practice.
Hardin County resident Joyce Abate has filed a petition to perpetuate the testimony of Ronnie Abate, who allegedly suffers from a benzene-related disease.
FIA Card Services has filed a lawsuit against Beaumont resident Vickie Nguyen, alleging she refuses to pay a credit card balance of more than $17,000.