On October 17, 2012, a California Superior Court lawsuit was filed against Monster Energy (Monster Beverage Corporation) by the parents of Anais Fournier, a 14-year old Maryland teenager who died after drinking one 24 oz. can on December 16, 2011 and then another 24 oz. can the following afternoon. According to court documents, Anais died from cardiac arrhythmia. Click here to read the Superior Court complaint.