Zapped Football Fan Sues Jets, Giants For $2M Over Assault

Law360, New York (September 10, 2012, 1:25 PM EDT) -- A Long Island football fan who was beaten and electrically shocked at MetLife Stadium a year ago has sued the New York Jets and Giants, who share the stadium, as well as the venue's manager, for $2 million, according to a complaint made public Wednesday.

Plaintiff Ian Cummings' suit, lodged in Brooklyn federal court, says the two National Football League franchises and the New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority, which manages security at the 82,500-seat football area in East Rutherford, N.J., had an obligation to protect...
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Cummings v. McKelvey et al


Case Number

1:12-cv-04369

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New York Eastern

Nature of Suit

P.I.: Other

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Jack B. Weinstein

Date Filed

August 30, 2012

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