Judge: Insured Fails To Prove Causal Relationship Between Windstorm, Property Damage
Mealey's (March 3, 2016, 2:01 PM EST) -- CHICAGO — An Illinois federal judge on Feb. 29 held that a church insured has failed to adduce evidence of a causal relationship between a March 1, 2011, windstorm and its alleged property damage, granting the insurer’s motion for summary judgment in a breach of contract and bad faith lawsuit (Olivet Baptist Church v. Church Mutual Insurance Co., No. 13 C 1625, N.D. Ill., Eastern Div.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 25294).
(Memorandum opinion and order available. Document #51-160310-012Z.)