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Motions to dismiss denied in aerial device case where electrical worker lost arm

Dawn Geske Mar. 30, 2017, 8:33am

Three motions to dismiss liability and negligence in a case involving a man who lost his arm using an aerial device in an electrical construction project have been rejected by the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois.

CarX auto repair shop chain failed to pay overtime wages, class action suit alleges

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 30, 2017, 8:25am

EAST ST. LOUIS — An automotive technician has filed a class action lawsuit against Brex Inc. d//b/a CarX, John Keeley and Kevin Floyd, repair shop operators, citing alleged violation of workers compensation acts for refusing to pay overtime.

Woman alleges wrongful termination for seeking work comp beenfits

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 28, 2017, 4:36pm

EAST. ST. LOUIS — An employee is suing an automobile manufacturer for allegedly terminating her after she sought workers' compensation benefits.

Madison County real estate March 7-14

Carrie Gonzalez Mar. 28, 2017, 1:39pm

An Edwardsville home sold for $1.1 million as part of the recent Madison County real estate transactions.

Man sues City of Grayville after he was allegedly shot by police sergeant

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 28, 2017, 1:08pm

EAST ST. LOUIS — A man is suing the City of Grayville, the city's police chief and a sergeant for allegedly using excessive force and intimidation during arrest.

Therapist sues over alleged racial discrimination

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 28, 2017, 12:49pm

EAST ST. LOUIS — A readjustment therapist is suing his supervisor and the acting secretary of Veterans Affairs after he was allegedly subjected to racial discrimination.

Arizona Joe's sued for alleged copyright infringement

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 28, 2017, 12:44pm

EAST ST. LOUIS — Several companies are suing Arizona Joe's for allegedly allowing copyrighted material to be performed without authorization.

Twin brothers sue employer for alleged racial discrimination

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 28, 2017, 12:40pm

EAST ST. LOUIS — Twin brothers are suing Travel Centers of America for allegedly subjecting them to racial discrimination.

Technician files class action suit against auto repair shop alleging unpaid wages

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 28, 2017, 12:25pm

EAST ST. LOUIS — A technician has filed a class-action lawsuit against an automotive repair shop for allegedly failing to compensate them for overtime work.

Madison County civil docket April 3-7

Carrie Gonzalez Mar. 28, 2017, 10:48am

There are 30 cases with scheduled hearings on the Madison County civil docket for April 3-7.

Madison County asbestos jury docket April 3-7

Carrie Gonzalez Mar. 28, 2017, 10:45am

The Madison County asbestos jury docket is scheduled for April 3 and 7 at 9 a.m. in Associate Judge Stephen Stobbs' courtroom, room 327, at the Madison County Circuit Court in Edwardsville.

Madison County asbestos motion docket April 3-7

Carrie Gonzalez Mar. 28, 2017, 10:42am

The Madison County asbestos motion docket is scheduled for April 3-7 at 9 a.m. in Associate Judge Stephen Stobbs' courtroom, room 327, at the Madison County Circuit Court in Edwardsville.

St. Clair County real estate March 14-20

Carrie Gonzalez Mar. 28, 2017, 10:39am

A Caseyville home sold for more than $688,000 as part of the recent St. Clair County real estate transactions.

St. Clair County foreclosures March 14-22

Carrie Gonzalez Mar. 28, 2017, 10:15am

There were seven foreclosures in St. Clair County from March 14-22.

Madison County foreclosures March 20-24

Carrie Gonzalez Mar. 28, 2017, 10:12am

There were 16 foreclosures in Madison County from March 20-24.

Patient alleges chiropractor failed to diagnose spinal tumor

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 28, 2017, 9:25am

EDWARDSVILLE — A patient is suing a doctor and medical group for allegedly failing to diagnose a spinal tumor.