Lord Prescott Former deputy prime minister, suing the police after claiming they failed to carry out a proper investigation.
But unlike the Martinez case, Jaycee Dugard would not be suing the parole officers who voted to release Garrido in 1988.
So Junior Seau's family is suing the NFL over head injuries, which lead to chronic brain damage, and possibly his suicide.
c.1200, "continue, persevere," from Anglo-French suer "follow after, continue," from Old French sivre, later suivre "pursue, follow after," from Vulgar Latin *sequere "follow," from Latin sequi "follow" (see sequel). Sense of "start a lawsuit against" first recorded c.1300, on notion of "following up" a matter in court. Sometimes short for ensue or pursue. Related: Sued; suing.