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Gateway Motorsports Park denies liability, says man died from preexisting medical condition following go-cart crash

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Jun. 28, 2017, 2:00pm

Gateway Motorsports Park argues that a man who was killed following a go-cart crash two years ago died due to preexisting medical conditions and signed a liability release before using the go-carts.

Nurse denies liability in suit alleging blisters from cosmetic vein treatment

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Jun. 28, 2017, 1:56pm

A nurse claims a patient’s own negligence caused her injuries in a medical malpractice suit alleging the patient suffered blisters and hair loss during a cosmetic vein treatment.

Herndon dismisses class action alleging damages from shortened massages

Todd Barnett Jun. 28, 2017, 11:13am

Benton, IL—A class action lawsuit brought by plaintiffs in Missouri and Illinois accusing Massage Envy Franchising, LLC, of causing injury to its clients and using unfair and deceptive practices was dismissed by a U.S. district court on June 9.

Madison County real estate May 30-31

The Madison County Record Jun. 27, 2017, 3:09pm

An Edwardsville home sold for $630,000 as part of the recent Madison County real estate transactions for May 30-31.

Furniture company owners accused of refusing to compensate

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 27, 2017, 1:57pm

BELLEVILLE — A director of operations for Spec-Rite Designs company is suing the owners of a furniture company for allegedly refusing to compensate her for her work on a project.

Banking corporation sues borrowers over unpaid loan

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 27, 2017, 1:50pm

EDWARDSVILLE — Regions Bank is suing two borrowers for allegedly failing to make payments.

Man alleges facial fractures following assault

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 27, 2017, 1:38pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A man claims he suffered facial fractures after another man assaulted him.

Man alleges leukemia from benzene exposure near Wood River Refinery

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 27, 2017, 1:34pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A former Wood River resident claims he developed Acute Myeloid Leukemia due to exposure to benzene from the Wood River Refinery. 

United Ironworkers driver sued over East St. Louis crash

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 27, 2017, 1:27pm

BELLEVILLE — A motorist is suing a steel installation contractor company and its driver for allegedly causing an East St. Louis collision while attempting to make a U-turn.

Man claims truck driver side-swiped motorcycle

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 27, 2017, 11:40am

BELLEVILLE — A motorcyclist is suing a driver for allegedly drifting his employer's tractor into the plaintiff's lane and side-swiping the motorcycle. 

Construction company alleges law firm breached duty

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 27, 2017, 11:09am

EDWARDSVILLE — A construction company is suing Sparks Law Office for allegedly failing to terminate a sales agreement, resulting in a lawsuit.

Physician, medical facility accused of medical negligence

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 27, 2017, 10:51am

BELLEVILLE — A patient is suing a physician and medical facilities for allegedly causing her to suffer a perforated bowel and severed ureter during a sigmoid colectomy.

Motorist sues following Edwardsville collision

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 27, 2017, 10:45am

EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist is suing another driver for allegedly causing an Edwardsville collision.

Attorney sued for allegedly failing to file car crash lawsuit

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 27, 2017, 10:39am

EDWARDSVILLE — A couple is suing attorney Thomas Hill for allegedly failing to file a personal injury lawsuit stemming from a 2014 rear-end collision. 

Former technician sues Xtreme Shine for alleged unfair employment practices

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 27, 2017, 10:31am

BELLEVILLE — A detail technician is suing the owner of an automobile service company for allegedly failing to pay overtime wages and denying him a break to eat.

Appellate court compels arbitration for Energy Absorption Systems and John Thomas Inc. in worksite death case

Sara McCleary Jun. 27, 2017, 10:05am

MT. VERNON — The Fifth District Appellate Court recently affirmed St. Clair County Circuit Court Judge Vincent Lopinot's decision compelling arbitration in a lawsuit arising from a construction worker's 2012 worksite death.