Flooding Victims Ask 5th Circuit To Find Crawlspace Damage, Mold Is Covered
Mealey's (November 8, 2016, 10:26 AM EST) -- NEW ORLEANS — The Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals is scheduled to hear oral arguments on Dec. 5 in an appeal filed by a Louisiana couple whose breach of contract suit against their insurer — which denied their claim for water damage and mold — was dismissed with prejudice by a Louisiana federal court (James Miller, et al. v. American Strategic Insurance Corp., et al., No. 16-30251, 5th Cir.).
James and Victoria Miller owned a home in Carencro, La. They purchased a national flood insurance...