3rd Circ. Reverses Immunity Finding In Deadly Fire Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (August 23, 2013, 6:31 PM EDT) -- The Third Circuit on Friday reversed a lower court’s judgment that the families of two women who were killed in an apartment fire successfully showed that the deaths would have been prevented if the defendants hadn’t approved the apartment that allegedly didn’t meet Section 8 quality standards.

Mario Henry, as administrator of the estate of Gwyneth E. Henry, and Alyshia M. Richardson, as administrator of the estate of Tyreesha L. Richardson, filed suit in 2010 against the City of Erie, the Housing Authority of the City...
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Case Information

Case Title

Mario Henry, et al v. City of Erie, et al

Case Number



Appellate - 3rd Circuit

Nature of Suit

3440 Other Civil Rights

Date Filed

October 7, 2011

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