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Florida’s civil litigation system helps rank state as nation's top 'judicial hellhole”

TALLAHASSEE — Despite improvements last year, Florida's "most unfair" court system in civil litigation helped the Sunshine State beat out California to take the top spot in American Tort Reform Foundation's (ATRF) latest list of "judicial hellholes," the organization said in its latest annual report.

Orange County homeowners allege insurance carrier failed to cover damage

ORLANDO — Two Orange County homeowners are suing an insurance carrier, alleging breach of contract.

Passenger blames cruise ship operators' negligence for injuries

CLEARWATER — A passenger is suing cruise ship operators, alleging negligence caused injuries to the plaintiff.

Mother blames food market for son's shooting death

CLEARWATER — A Pinellas County woman is suing a St. Petersburg convenience store, alleging wrongful death.

Guest blames St. Petersburg property owner for fall, injuries

CLEARWATER — A Pinellas County man is suing a St. Petersburg property owner, alleging negligence led to injuries for the plaintiff.

Clearwater property owner alleges insurance company failed to cover damages

CLEARWATER — A Clearwater property owner is suing an insurance company, alleging breach of contract.

Tenant blames Seminole apartment owners for defective door, injuries

CLEARWATER — A tenant is suing Seminole apartment owners, alleging negligence led to injuries to the plaintiff.

Pinellas County couple blames medical providers for wife's suffering

CLEARWATER — A Pinellas County couple is suing medical providers, alleging negligence and vicarious liability.

Orlando homeowners allege insurance company failed to cover hurricane damages

ORLANDO — Two Orlando homeowners are suing an insurance company, alleging breach of contract.

Patient blames doctor for injuries

CLEARWATER — A Tampa woman is suing a doctor, alleging negligence led to medical injuries to the plaintiff.

Contractor alleges St. Petersburg property owner breached contract

CLEARWATER — A Pinellas County contractor is suing St. Petersburg property owners, alleging breach of contract.

St. Petersburg property owner alleges insurance carrier breached contract

CLEARWATER — A St. Petersburg property owner is suing an insurance carrier, alleging breach of contract.

Family accuses medical providers of negligence

CLEARWATER — A family is suing Pinellas County medical providers, alleging liability, loss of consortium, medical negligence and vicarious liability.

St. Petersburg shopping plaza alleges religious academy breached contract

CLEARWATER — A St. Petersburg shopping plaza owner is suing a tenant, alleging breach of contract.

St. Petersburg property trustee accuses tenants of breaching lease agreement

CLEARWATER — A trustee for St. Petersburg property is suing tenants, alleging breach of a lease agreement.

Orange County property owner alleges insurer failed to pay for water damage

ORLANDO — An Orange County property owner is suing a licensed insurance company, alleging breach of contract.

Couple alleges State Farm failed to cover car crash damages

CLEARWATER — A Pinellas County couple is suing State Farm, alleging breach of contract.

Employee accuses health care group of violating FMLA, FLSA

CLEARWATER — A Pinellas County woman is suing health care groups, alleging unpaid wages, retaliation and wrongful termination.

Orlando property owners allege insurer failed to pay for hurricane damage

ORLANDO — Orlando property owners are suing an insurance company, alleging breach of an insurance contract.

Groveland landlord alleges tenants breached lease agreement

ORLANDO — A Groveland landlord is suing tenants, citing alleged breach of a lease agreement.