Martha D Duncan’s Lawsuit over Fatal Death of Mother in Tragic Auto Accident
The case revolves around a contract, waiver of UM benefits via signature and initials. State Farm initially received the verdict, which has been reversed twice on appeal. We attach below the two opinions in this case. LIT agrees with the lower court, the benefit was waived, signed and initialed. But when your husband was Appellate chief, Office of the Attorney General, State of Louisiana, from 2008-2012, well, you can make your own conclusion on the verdicts by the Appellate Court and Justices. As former Texas Supreme Court Justice Tom Phillips would say “I took him at his word, but it didn’t look good”.
RECENT ARTICLES WHICH REFERENCE JUDGE DUNCAN, FIFTH CIRCUIT
Current List of Judges (2020), Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, LA.
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