Judge refuses to kill lawsuit against insurers | Shapiro, Washburn & Sharp

A federal judge refused to throw out a lawsuit for damages from Hurricane Katrina’s floods, saying the language excluding water damage from some policies is ambiguous. The 85-page ruling by U.S. District Judge Stanwood Duval Jr. covered several cases that had been consolidated because they were similar. He immediately sent the decision to the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for review. For more details, follow the link below.