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Mardi Gras liability bill rejected

4 years ago June 08, 2010 Jun 8, 2010 Tuesday, June 08 2010 Tuesday, June 08, 2010 1:08:47 PM EDT in News
Source: Associated Press

An attempt to limit the liability of Mardi Gras float-builders for damage, injuries or death during
parades died in a Senate Committee today.

Opponents say protections shouldn't be given to a private business against future attempts for float
riders or watchers to sue when parade festivities hurt or kill someone.

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