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Settlement Reached In Hurricane Katrina Class Action Lawsuit
Posted on 24 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW ORLEANS - (AP) A major New Orleans hospital and the company that owned it have settled a class action lawsuit in the deaths and injuries of patients who were stranded there during and after Hurricane Katrina. The settlement was reached Wednesday as... Read More

Settlement Reached In Patient Deaths After Katrina
Posted on 28 Jul 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW ORLEANS - (AP) A New Orleans judge has approved a $25 million settlement in a class-action lawsuit filed over the deaths of patients at a New Orleans hospital after Hurricane Katrina. The deal was reached between Tenet Healthcare Corp., which operated... Read More

New Orleans Casino Owner Sued Over Secondhand Smoke
Posted on 12 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW ORLEANS - (AP) A lawsuit seeking class-action status accuses Harrah's New Orleans Casino of failing to protect its employees from dangerous levels of secondhand smoke. The mother of a former Harrah's dealer who died of cancer last year filed... Read More