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[28 Dec 2012 | 2 Comments | ]

In 2009, a $15 million lawsuit was filed against Walt Disney World by a woman who alleged her daughter suffered permanent brain damage after riding the Tower of Terror. Now, sources have reported that the lawsuit was voluntarily dropped.
Leanne Deacon initially filed the lawsuit claiming her daughter collapsed after riding the attraction at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. After her harrowing experience, Deacon filed a suit against the media giant for $15 million, saying that was how much it would cost to care for her daughter for the rest of her life. …

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[24 Jul 2010 | One Comment | ]
Registration Open for Tower of Terror Passholder Event

Disney World Annual Pass holders can now register for the passholder-only Tower of Terror event at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
The event, scheduled for Friday the (August) 13th, 2010, will offer guest the opportunity to experience the brand new Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ Re-Imagined — a different version of the ride that includes special effects and different drop sequences put into place for Disney World’s Summer Nightastic promotion, which ends August 14th.
The event will take place from 7pm-10pm, and Annual Pass holders must register on the restricted Pass Holder area of …

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[4 May 2010 | No Comment | ]
Tower of Terror Case: Jury Finds Disney Not Negligent

Disney World has been given reprieve on one of the several accusations of safety negligence that have popped up in the past year. A jury decided on Monday that a Philadelphia man’s lawsuit claiming Disney’s Tower of Terror ride caused his 1998 stroke would not stand. Their verdict determined that there was no “dangerous condition on the tower ride called Tower of Terror on March 28, 1998, about which the Walt Disney World Co. either knew or should have known, by the use of reasonable care… .”
Marvin Cohen, now 80, …