Mealey's Insurance - 8th Circuit: Student Cheerleader Injured During 'Practice Session' Under Policy

OMAHA, Neb. - The Eighth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Feb. 28 concluded that a student cheerleader was injured during a "practice session" under the terms of a university's insurance policy, affirming a lower federal court's ruling that coverage was owed for the injury (Wesley Patterson v. Mutual of Omaha Insurance Co., a Nebraska Corporation, No. 12-3838, 8th Cir.; 2014 U.S. App. LEXIS 3813).

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