Published on January 8, 2017

Meanwhile in Texas…..

Uber, Honda hit with safety lawsuit by woman paralyzed in Dallas crash

The driver of the pickup that hit the Uber van, Richard DeLeon, is not part of the lawsuit.

He was charged with causing an accident that resulted in serious bodily injury.

A judge gave DeLeon a type of probation after the crash that could result in his …

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Apple Inc. (AAPL) Sued Over Texas Car Accident Killing 5-Year Old Girl

http://learnbonds.com/132880/apple-lawsuit-texas-car-accident/Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has been facing a lawsuit from a Texas couple whose 5-year-old daughter died in a crash, The Associated Press (via Business Insider) reported.

According to the report, at the time of accident, the driver was using Apple’s video …

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Paxton weighs in on lawsuit aiming to overturn state bar diversity laws

http://setexasrecord.com/stories/511066488-paxton-weighs-in-on-lawsuit-aiming-to-overturn-state-bar-diversity-lawsAUSTIN
A federal court suit challenging the legality of the state of Texas’ attempts to diversify its State Bar governing board now has the official support of local Attorney General Ken Paxton.

Filed by white Austin family law attorney Greg …

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Court hears arguments on San Antonio lawsuit against Texas immigrant law

Alejandra Flores, from Honduras, huddles with her sons Alexander Josue Romero, 3, and Brision Josue Romero, 10, on the Hidalgo International Bridge in the early hours on Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016, hoping to be let in the U.S. after a 22 day journey from …

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Texas teen tackled by police officer at pool party files federal lawsuit

http://www.cnn.com/2017/01/05/us/texas-mckinney-pool-party-officer-lawsuit/The lawsuit claims the city failed to properly train its police force, the senior officer on the scene, used excessive force and falsely arrested her.

“She was not a threat to the officer at any point throughout that event,” Cole said.

The teen was not …

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Justice lawyers seek dismissal of flood cleanup lawsuit

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP)
Jim Justice’s businesses have responded to a lawsuit claiming the West Virginia governor-elect’s companies have not paid for $771,268 worth of flood cleanup work after The Greenbrier resort was hit by severe flooding last year.

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Apple sued over fatal car crash for not including a ‘lockout’ feature on FaceTime

http://www.businessinsider.com/apple-lawsuit-fatal-texas-car-crash-lockout-facetime-iphone-2016-12The case, filed in a Californian court in early December, relates to a road accident in Texas that happened on Christmas Eve, 2014.

The driver, “distracted while using the ‘FaceTime’ application on an iPhone 6 Plus during the operation of his motor …

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Texas prosecutors pursue a spate of police prosecutions in big counties with one exception – Harris

http://www.houstonchronicle.com/news/houston-texas/houston/article/Texas-prosecutors-pursue-a-spate-of-police-10803724.phpJanet Baker, right, filed a lawsuit against the Houston Police Department over her son’s shooting death by an off-duty officer in 2014.

The family’s civil …

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All Hail Breaks Loose

http://setexasrecord.com/stories/511059002-all-hail-breaks-looseIf an insurer doesn’t promptly and adequately pay a claim, the insurer can be sued pursuant to the Texas insurance code, which imposes severe consequences, including an 18-percent per-year interest penalty, pre-judgment interest, and liability for the …

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