5th Circuit Affirms Summary Judgment In Chick-Fil-A Lawsuit

(October 12, 2015, 11:21 AM EDT) -- NEW ORLEANS — A Fifth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel on Sept. 25 affirmed a lower federal court’s summary judgment ruling in favor of Chick-Fil-A Inc., ultimately throwing out a suit brought by a woman who slipped and fell in one of the chain’s restaurants in Texas (Cynthia Murray v. Chick-Fil-A, Incorporated, No. 15-40058, 5th Cir.).

(Order available. Document #77-151014-027R.)

Circuit Judges Patrick E. Higginbotham, Leslie H. Southwick and Jennifer Walker Elrod affirmed the ruling of the U.S. District Court of the Eastern District of...
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