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Debt recovery company alleges Madison County couple owes more than $250,000

Maravillas Magtoto Aug. 31, 2016, 10:30am

EDWARDSVILLE — An Illinois debt recovery company is suiing a Madison County couple, alleging they owe more than $250,000.

Wife accuses multiple companies of causing husband's death

Michael Abella Aug. 31, 2016, 9:48am

BELLEVILLE — An Alabama woman is suing more than two dozen companies, alleging their negligence led to her husband suffering fatal exposure to asbestos fibers.

Scrap metal trader alleges former employee falsified document

The Madison County Record Aug. 31, 2016, 9:46am

EDWARDSVILLE — A Madison scrap metal trader is suing a a former employee, alleging breach of contract, fraud and unjust enrichment.

Best Lawyers recognizes 23 Sandberg Phoenix attorneys

Dawn Geske Aug. 30, 2016, 1:12pm

A total of 23 lawyers from an Illinois- and Missouri-based law firm have been named to the 2017 Best Lawyers in America list.

St. Clair County real estate Aug. 16-19

Carrie Gonzolaz Aug. 30, 2016, 12:05pm

A Shiloh home sold for $378,000 as part of the St. Clair County real estate transactions for Aug. 16-19.

Madison County real estate Aug. 12-18

Carrie Gonzolaz Aug. 30, 2016, 12:02pm

A Collinsville home sold for $494,900 as part of the Madison County real estate transactions for Aug. 12-18.

Madison County foreclosures Aug. 22-26

Carrie Gonzolaz Aug. 30, 2016, 11:57am

There are 11 foreclosures for Madison County from Aug. 22-26, including Granite City, Alton, Edwardsville, Bethalto, Highland and Collinsville.

OSF Healthcare Systems, doctor deny liability in patient's alleged stroke

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Aug. 30, 2016, 11:43am

OSF Healthcare Systems and one of its doctors deny liability in a man’s lawsuit alleging he suffered a stroke after he was taken off an anticoagulant medication.

Metro Contracting countersues homeowners; Alleges reconstructed home's price escalated from requested upgrades

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Aug. 30, 2016, 11:33am

A contracting company claims the cost of a Wood River couple’s rebuilt home was increased due to the changes and upgrades they requested after their a 2012 fire.

Auctioneer, property owner deny liability in suit alleging injuries from upturned garden rake

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Aug. 30, 2016, 11:16am

An auctioneer and property owner both deny liability in a guest’s lawsuit alleging he was injured when he stepped on a rake.

Companies seek to dismiss contamination lawsuit for lack of jurisdiction, exceeding statute of limitations

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Aug. 30, 2016, 10:50am

Companies accused of contaminating a man’s property seek to dismiss the suit for exceeding the statute of limitations and lack of jurisdiction.

Madison County civil docket Sept. 6-9

Carrie Gonzolaz Aug. 30, 2016, 10:41am

Madison County Circuit Judges Crowder, Mudge, Matoesian, Barberis and Ruth have 21 hearings scheduled on the civil docket for the week of Sept. 6-9.

Madison County asbestos jury docket Sept. 6

Carrie Gonzolaz Aug. 30, 2016, 10:36am

The Madison County asbestos jury docket will be held at 9 a.m. on Sept. 6 in Associate Judge Stephen Stobbs' courtroom, room 327.

Madison County asbestos motion docket Sept. 6-9

Carrie Gonzolaz Aug. 30, 2016, 10:31am

The Madison County asbestos motion docket will be held at 9 a.m. on Sept. 6, 8 and 9 in Associate Judge Stephen Stobbs' courtroom, room 327, at the Madison County Circuit Court in Edwardsville.

Son alleges health care providers caused his mother's death

Michael Abella Aug. 30, 2016, 9:59am

EDWARDSVILLE — A Madison County man is suing health care providers, alleging their negligence caused the wrongful death of his mother.

Belleville motorist alleges Red Bud driver caused crash

Michael Abella Aug. 30, 2016, 9:56am

BELLEVILLE — A Belleville woman is suing a Red Bud motorist, alleging his negligence caused a vehicle crash that injured the plaintiff.