United Still On Hook For SC City's Fight With NAACP

Law360, New York (September 14, 2010, 6:30 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has declined to dismiss a suit filed by the city of Myrtle Beach against United National Insurance Co. seeking coverage for costs arising from a legal battle with a civil rights group that accused the city of giving unequal treatment to two annual motorcycle rallies, one frequented primarily by whites and the other by blacks.

United National has already paid out more than $340,000 to Myrtle Beach for legal expenses in that case but argues it shouldn’t have to cover a battle over...
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