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LaPlace attorney files class action against flooring company

Laplace attorney Daniel Becnel filed the lawsuit Friday over Chinese laminate flooring sold by the flooring company. (FOX 8 Photo) Laplace attorney Daniel Becnel filed the lawsuit Friday over Chinese laminate flooring sold by the flooring company. (FOX 8 Photo)
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

People in Louisiana worried about chemicals in their flooring have slapped Lumber Liquidators with a class-action lawsuit.

Laplace attorney Daniel Becnel filed the lawsuit Friday over Chinese laminate flooring sold by the flooring company.

Stock prices for Lumber Liquidators plummeted after a “60 Minutes” report showed formaldehyde in some flooring was triple the safe level set by California. Formaldehyde is a chemical linked to cancer.

Lumber Liquidators said it stands by its products.

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