Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Gordon Hackman, Boutte, for plaintiff-applicant.
Dermot S. McGlinchey and Lawrence J. Centola, Jr., McGlinchey, Stafford, Mintz & Hoffman, New Orleans, for defendant-respondent.
Supreme Court of Louisiana.
The issue in this case is whether the trial court abused its discretion in ordering the dismissal with prejudice of the plaintiff's claim against one of the defendants for failure to permit or provide discovery. We find dismissal inappropriate under the facts in this case and accordingly reverse and remand.
Allen filed suit against Smith on August 1, 1977 for injuries sustained on March 19, 1977...
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