Suit filed in Dallas over Super Bowl seat problems
DALLAS (AP) - A lawsuit has been filed accusing the NFL, the
Dallas Cowboys and team owner Jerry Jones of deceiving hundreds of
fans who bought Super Bowl tickets and had no seats, or who felt
the seats were inadequate.
The federal lawsuit, filed in Dallas, alleges breach of
contract, fraud and deceptive sales practices.
It was filed Tuesday on behalf of fans who were prevented from
having seats at Sunday's game between the Green Bay Packers and the
Pittsburgh Steelers at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington because of a
snafu over temporary bleachers, as well as some Cowboys season
ticket-holders who say they wound up on folding chairs with
A Cowboys spokesman did not immediately return a call requesting
The Packers beat the Steelers 31-25.
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