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Customer blames Clearwater restaurant owner for injuries

CLEARWATER — A customer is suing a Clearwater restaurant owner, alleging negligence led to the plaintiff suffering injuries.

Executor accuses nursing home of wrongful death

Executor sues nursing homes CLEARWATER — An executor is suing Suncoast Manor Retirement Community Inc. d/b/a Westminster Suncoast and Westminster Services Inc., nursing homes, citing alleged negligence, and wrongful death

Renter blames Orlando apartment complex owners for injuries

ORLANDO — A tenant is suing an Orlando apartment complex owner and operators, alleging negligence led to her suffering injuries

Pedestrian blames St. Petersburg for fall on sidewalk

CLEARWATER — A pedestrian is suing St. Petersburg, alleging negligence in the maintenance of a city sidewalk.

Policy holder alleges insurance company failed to cover property loss

ORLANDO — An Orlando homeowner is suing an insurance company, alleging breach of contract.

Former employees accuse Orlando Magic of failing to pay overtime wages

ORLANDO — Two former employees are suing the Orlando Magic, alleging unpaid wages.

Former employee accuses lumber company of wrongful termination

CLEARWATER — A former employee is suing a St. Petersburg lumber company, alleging wrongful termination.

Former waitress accuses restaurant customer of defamation

CLEARWATER — A Manatee County woman is suing a restaurant customer, alleging defamation.

Customer accuses Fiat of breach of warranty

CLEARWATER — A customer is suing Fiat, alleging breach of a written warranty in selling a defective car.

Broward Health officials accused of violating Sunshine Law

Five North Broward Health District officials have been indicted by a 17th Judicial Circuit Court grand jury alleging they violated Florida’s open-government law by holding meetings without public notice during which they discussed the termination of the former interim CEO.

Former employee accuses restaurant owner of violating state minimum wage law

CLEARWATER — A former employee is suing a Redington Shores restaurant owner, alleging violation of the Florida Minimum Wage Act (FMWA).

Motorist blames another driver for St. Petersburg crash

CLEARWATER — A Pinellas County woman is suing a Manatee County motorist, alleging negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiff.

Florida Supreme Court OKs awarding attorney's fees in dating, harassment cases

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- The Florida Supreme Court has ruled that attorney fees can be awarded in dating and harassment injunction proceedings.

Florida judge tells R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. to keep paying state for tobacco settlement

A spokesman for R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. remained mum in the face of a recent court setback after a Florida judge ordered the tobacco company to continue paying the state millions of dollars annually to offset medical costs caused by smoking despite R.J. Reynolds' selling off several of its best-known cigarette brands to a British firm.

Car owner accuses Honda of breach of implied warranty

ORLANDO — A vehicle owner is suing Honda, alleging breach of implied warranty.

Contractor alleges customer owes more than $19,000

CLEARWATER — An architectural firm is suing a customer, alleging breach of contract.

Customer blames Winn-Dixie negligence for injuries

CLEARWATER — A Pinellas County woman is suing Winn-Dixie, alleging negligence led to her suffering injuries.

Property buyer accuses law firm of fraud

CLEARWATER — A Madeira Beach property buyer is suing a law firm, alleging fraud and negligent misrepresentation.

Workman blames Clearwater property owner for injuries

CLEARWATER — A workman is suing a Clearwater property owner, alleging the defendant's negligence caused the plaintiff to fall and suffer injuries.

Tenant blames St. Petersburg apartment complex owner for mold illness

CLEARWATER — A tenant is suing a St. Petersburg apartment complex owner, alleging negligence that led to the plaintiff suffering illness due to molds.