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Legal Action Has Begun Over Malaysian Jet Disappearance

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An attorney from Chicago has taken the first formal legal steps related to Malaysia Airlines flight 370.

It's the opening shot in what promises to be possibly hundreds of lawsuits, the lawyer asked an Illinois state judge to order Malaysia Airlines and Boeing to provide documents and other information.
Boeing manufactured the missing long-range, wide-body B-777.  The attorney is seeking specific information about the airline's batteries, details on the fire and oxygen systems and records related to the fuselage.

The firm said it plans to build a multi-million dollar suit against the airline and Boeing. The attorney's client is the father of a flight 370 passenger.

 

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