Entergy, Insurer Sue Army For Katrina Damage

Law360, New York (August 31, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Entergy Corp. and its insurer have launched a lawsuit against the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, attempting to hold it accountable for over $69.5 million in losses which the company's units sustained when Hurricane Katrina swept through New Orleans.

“Beginning on Aug. 25, 2005 following Hurricane Katrina's landfall, Greater New Orleans experienced catastrophic flooding caused not by natural forces of the storm, but by the faulty design, construction and maintenance of waterways, levees and floodwalls for which the United States Army Corps of Engineers was responsible...
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