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Winter Storm 2021

A family is suing Texas’ power grid operator after their son died from suspected hypothermia. But ERCOT may be shielded from lawsuits.

A Conroe family is suing ERCOT and Entergy Texas for a total of $100 million after their son died inside his bed from suspected hypothermia.

Cristian Pavon Pineda, 11,  was found dead in his family's home in Conroe after a severe winter storm plummeted temperatures below freezing.

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