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Live Nation, Sugarland settle suit in deadly Indiana stage collapse
Live Nation, Sugarland settle suit in deadly Indiana stage collapse

A $39 million settlement will be paid by concert promoter Live Nation, the country duo Sugarland and 16 other defendants in a class-action lawsuit stemming from a 2011 stage collapse at the Indiana State Fair that killed seven and injured dozens, lawyers said Friday.  A powerful storm swept through the fair grounds on Aug. 13 while Sugarland was waiting to perform before a packed crowd. Large stage equipment fell onto the crowd in the collapse, which was captured on video. Lawyers filled an order to dismiss the suit against all but one of the defendants Friday morning, said Donald Asher, general manager of the Kenneth J. Allen law group, which represents many of the victims. A...

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