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Broken Step Leads to Lawsuit

A Michigan woman has filed suit against a Beaumont apartment complex over injuries she suffered when tripping and falling over a broken step at the complex.
The plaintiff, Agnes Standoak, claims…

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Open Manhole Results in Injury, Lawsuit

The Beaumont Recreation Association of Dupont, better known as the BRAD Club, is the target of a lawsuit filed by a Houston woman who fell into an open manhole on the facility’s…

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23 Party Goers injured in Austin Balcony Collapse

Nearly two dozen people were injured early Sunday morning when a balcony collapsed at an Austin apartment complex. According to the Houston Chronicle the about 30 people were thrown to the ground…

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Postman Sues after Second Attack from “Vicious” Dog

Beaumont mail carrier Marcus Lockhart has filed a lawsuit against a dog owner after he was attacked twice by the same dog in less than a year.
According to the lawsuit, the first attack occurred…

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Golf Cart Injury Prompts Lawsuit

A Beaumont woman has filed a lawsuit seeking compensation for injuries sustained when she was allegedly thrown from a golf cart.
Patsy Ann Monson claims that while being taken to view a cemetery…

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Staircase Collapse Leaves Two Children Dead

Around 7:40pm last night the sounds of children playing
quickly turned into screams when a staircase at a southwest Houston apartment
complex collapsed on three children playing underneath it….

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Foam Makers Agree to Pay $30 Million Over Nightclub Fire

Several foam-manufacturing companies have collectively
agreed to pay $30 million to settle lawsuits resulting from a 2003 Rhode Island
nightclub fire. The fire killed 100 people when a…