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United States Fifth Circuit

Travelers Indemnity Co. v. Mitchell, 17-60291

Held that a county government's insurers had a duty to defend a civil rights lawsuit relating to the murder convictions of three innocent men who were later exonerated. The county contended that the insurance policies were triggered even though the wrongful acts occurred before the policy period. Affirmed that there was a duty to defend.

Appellate Information

  • Decided
  • Published 2019/05/29


  • Costa


  • United States Fifth Circuit


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