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Mother whose 11yo son died in Texas freeze sues Electric Reliability Council of Texas and Entergy Corp for $126 million – ABC News

The mother of an 11-year-old boy who died after they lost electricity and heat in their Texas mobile home during last week’s freeze files a $US100 million lawsuit…

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The mother of an 11-year-old boy who died after they lost electricity and heat in their Texas mobile home during last week’s freeze has filed a $US100 million ($126 million) lawsuit against two power companies for gross negligence.
Key points:

  • Maria Pineda’s son Cristian froze to death “because grid wasn’t a priority, and the energy provider made decisions based on profits”
  • More than four million people in Texas lost power and at least 24 people died after a snowstorm
  • The cooperative responsible…

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