Club Death Suit

(BW&BK) Nothing went right that night. There was the smash-up in the mosh pit, then the bar-side brawl. Before it was all over, Wendy Laskas' husband, Thomas, lay bleeding to death in a hallway at Ybor City's Masquerade nightclub while the band played on.

Three months after her husband was fatally stabbed, Wendy Laskas claims the nightclub's owners are to blame for his death. On Thursday, Laskas' attorney filed a wrongful death lawsuit on behalf of her husband's estate in Hillsborough Circuit Court against Masquerade. The lawsuit alleges the club's owners were "negligent" when they allowed Michael Pyne, the man charged with murdering Thomas Laskas, into the club with a knife.[see full story for more] - Click here for the Full Story

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