Man Sues Federal Government For Seed-Pod-Related Injury In National Park

(October 19, 2015, 1:21 PM EDT) -- SAN FRANCISCO — A Navy veteran on Sept. 4 filed a lawsuit in federal court in California against the U.S. government after a 16-pound seed pod from a tree he was napping under at San Francisco Maritime National Historic Park fell onto his head, injuring him (Sean J. Mace v. U.S. of America, et al., No. 3:15cv4060, N.D. Calif.).

(Complaint available. Document #77-151028-003C.)

Sean J. Mace filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California against the United States of America, the...
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