HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) –The message from families of fallen firefighters: ‘leave us alone.’
Five firefighters were killed in the Southwest Inn fire in May 2013.
The families sued radio-maker Motorola, claiming radio malfunctions led to the firefighter’s deaths and reached a settlement recently.
That legal action was between the families of firefighters and Motorola, not the city of Houston. The city wasn’t a party to the suit nor did it help the firefighters win the lawsuit, but now the city wants to keep the lawyers who were involved in the fight from collecting their fees. The city is using taxpayer money to pay an outside lawyer to keep the fight going.”…Continue Reading Here