$130 Million Awarded in Lawsuit Against Real Water Following Outbreak of Illnesses

Las Vegas, Nevada – A Las Vegas jury has ruled in favor of five individuals who sued Real Water, awarding them approximately $130 million in damages. The plaintiffs claimed that the company’s product had made them sick. This verdict marks the second case where a jury has awarded a nine-figure sum to individuals suing the bottled water company. Real Water’s product, labeled as “alkalized,” was found to contain a toxic chemical used in rocket fuel. The water was linked to an outbreak of liver illnesses and at least one death. Myles Hunwardsen, the lead plaintiff … Read more

Salmonella Cantaloupe Outbreak Lawsuit Filed Against Sofia Produce, L.L.C by National Food Safety Firm

BURLESON, Texas – A Texas resident has filed a lawsuit against Sofia Produce, L.L.C. (Trufresh) in connection to the Cantaloupe Salmonella Outbreak. The lawsuit was filed by Tamy Dillon, who fell ill with salmonella poisoning after consuming cantaloupe at the AA China Super Buffet Inc. in Burleson. Dillon experienced symptoms of severe gastrointestinal illness and cognitive decline and had to be hospitalized for six days. The outbreak, which has seen more than 300 reported cases across 42 states, has prompted Trufresh to recall its Malichita and Rudy branded cantaloupes. Nearly half of the victims have … Read more