Judge Awards Judgment To City On Insurers’ Trespass, Equal Protection Claims
Mealey's (September 9, 2015, 10:53 AM EDT) -- MINNEAPOLIS — A Minnesota federal judge granted summary judgment on Sept. 8 to the City of Minneapolis on insurers’ claims for trespass, federal and state law takings and violation of the equal protection clause regarding insurance payments made for water damage to a condominium building and units (American Family Insurance and Liberty Mutual Insurance v. City of Minneapolis, No. 14-1428, D. Minn.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 119060).
(Memorandum opinion and order available. Document #69-151002-006Z.)
On Oct. 20, 2013, a water-main break occurred that resulted in water...