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Hurricane Katrina / Insurance Trial #837006

NBC Evening News for Monday, Jul 10, 2006
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Gulfport, Mississippi: Mark Potter) The beginning of the trial pitting Mississippi victims of Hurricane Katrina against insurance companies over wind vs. water damage featured. [Pascagoula police/homeowner Lt. Paul LEONARD††- says he was told his policy would protect him from hurricanes.] [Nationwide Mutual Joe CASE†- argues that Leonard’s damage was flood.] [Attorney Richard SCRUGGS††- says people are being denied and unable to rebuild their homes.] [Insurance Information Institute Robert HARTWIG†- explains the complications of redefining flood policies.]

Williams, Brian;
Potter, Mark

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