Tom Gaillard obtains dismissal of claims against municipality in federal court

Helmsing Leach partner Tom Gaillard recently secured an order dismissing claims in federal court against a local municipality. The federal lawsuit filed by the plaintiff asserted claims related to a dispute regarding a municipal cemetery. The lawsuit alleged claims of violations of the United States Constitution. After the defendant filed a motion to dismiss, the court held a hearing and granted the motion to dismiss in favor of the defendant on all claims.