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Louisiana Couple Beats State Farm in First Federal Katrina Insurance Trial

New Orleans (AP) – A jury on Wednesday sided with a south Louisiana couple in the first federal trial in Louisiana against State Farm Insurance Cos. over Hurricane Katrina.

John Redmann, attorney for plaintiffs Michael and Judy Kodrin and a State Farm spokesman estimated the award would be about $350,000.

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Chalmette Couple Will Get $10,000 from Mortgage Firm In Debt Harassment Case

New Orleans (AP) – CitiMortgage Inc. lost its right to collect from a Chalmette couple who defaulted after Hurricane Katrina because it lost their mortgage — and must pay them $10,000 for years of harassing phone calls, a state district judge has ruled.

Company phone logs and the testimony of David Michael Cefalu and Rebekah Anna Cantrell Cefalu “clearly establish a pattern of continued, persistent and excessive phone calls” even after they told CitiMortgage to call their lawyer, Judge Robert Buckley wrote.

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