Excel Sued For Texas Mall's Lack Of Wheelchair Access

Law360, New York (January 22, 2014, 4:01 PM EST) -- A wheelchair-bound man filed a lawsuit in Texas federal court Tuesday alleging a subsidiary of retail real estate trust Excel Trust LP has failed to provide the disabled with proper access to a Dallas-area shopping center.

In his complaint, Robert P. Sapp claims that a number of man-made barriers prevent him and other people with disabilities from accessing numerous sidewalks and walkways at “the Center,” also known as the Plaza at Rockwall, a 30-acre property located in Rockwall, Texas. The suit accuses property owner Excel Rockwall...
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Case Information

Case Title

Sapp v. Excel Rockwall LLC et al

Case Number



Texas Northern

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Accommodations


Sidney A Fitzwater

Date Filed

January 21, 2014


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