• Hawaii Man Sues State, Claims False Missile Alert Caused Heart Attack

    18 days ago - By Fortune

    A Hawaii man filed a lawsuit Tuesday seeking unspecified damages against the state, claiming a false ballistic missile alert earlier this year caused him to have a heart attack, NBC News reported .
    James Sean Shields and his girlfriend Brenda Reichel are both listed as plaintiffs on the lawsuit. In addition to the state, Vern Miyagi, former head of Hawaii Emergency Management Agency, is listed as a defendant, according to CNN. Miyagi has since resigned from his position.
    The lawsuit claims the defendants are guilty of “systematic gross negligence” for mismanagement of the emergency alert...
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