HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Former Harris County treasurer Orlando Sanchez is now suing the man who poured water on him at a news conference in December.
Sanchez was calling for the state to take over HISD schools when a man dumped water over his head and ran.
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ABC13 Eyewitness News obtained the lawsuit Friday morning, and learned that Sanchez is suing the man for $1 million.
Sanchez was taking part in a press conference at Northwest Mall, across the street from HISD's Hattie May Administration Building, when things got pretty heated.
The lawsuit claims Sanchez suffered mental anguish.
Former Harris Co. treasurer files $1M lawsuit against man who poured water on him
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