Federal Judge: City Is Entitled To Immunity From Kmart's Suit Over Flood Damages

ABERDEEN, Miss. - The City of Corinth, Miss., is entitled to sovereign immunity under the discretionary function exemption of the Mississippi Tort Claims Act (MTCA) from Kmart Corp.'s suit seeking recovery for flood damages, a Mississippi federal judge ruled Aug. 9, granting the city's motion to dismiss (Kmart Corporation v. The Kroger Co., et al., No. 1:11-CV-00103-GHD-DAS, N.D. Miss., 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 112603).

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