Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
David M. Gunn (Russell S. Post, Beck, Redden & Secrest, L.L.P., Houston, Texas, and Timothy T. Trump, Conner & Winters, P.C., Tulsa, OK, with him on the briefs), Beck, Redden & Secrest, L.L.P., Houston, TX, for Appellant.
Steven L. Andrew (D. Kevin Ikenberry with him on the brief), Andrew, Williams & Ikenberry, A Professional Corporation, Tulsa, OK, for Appellee.
Before HARTZ, ANDERSON, and TYMKOVICH, Circuit Judges.
United States Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit.
TYMKOVICH, Circuit Judge.
Lawrence Sims died when the speeding car he was driving sailed off a rural road. Prior to his untimely death, he had obtained life insurance from Great American Life Insurance Company. Sims's wife made a claim on this policy, but after an investigation Great American denied the claim under its non-accidental death provision concluding that Sims committed suicide. Mrs. Sims then filed suit against Great American alleging breach of contract...
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