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Woman says improper lane change led to collision

Annie Hunt May 12, 2016, 2:53pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A Madison County woman is suing another motorist for injuries that allegedly resulted from an automobile collision.

Chris Pickett named as first CDO for Greensfelder

Annie Hunt Jan. 29, 2016, 8:30am

ST. LOUIS — Christoper A. Pickett has been chosen as the first chief diversity officer for St. Louis-based law firm Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale.

McCarter opposes eminent domain in wind energy project

Annie Hunt Jan. 24, 2016, 4:41pm

SPRINGFIELD — State Sen. Kyle McCarter encouraged state and federal courts last week to reject any requests from Clean Line Energy Partners for eminent domain authority regarding the Grain Belt Express Clean Line project.

2015 statistics show heroin overdoses are on the rise in Madison County

Annie Hunt Jan. 19, 2016, 10:10am

Coroner Stephen P. Nonn reported that the total number of drug-related deaths in Madison County went down from to 92 in 2014 to 77 in 2015, however heroin overdoses have sharply increased.

Will Tillery take his appeal to USSC? Defense Counsel says it's certainly possible

Annie Hunt Jan. 16, 2016, 8:03am

SPRINGFIELD — The Illinois Supreme Court denied Stephen Tillery’s plea to recall a 2006 Court-issued mandate that struck down a $10.0 billion judgment against Phillip Morris in attempt to close the long-battled case.

Illinois Supreme Court forms new Judicial College

Annie Hunt Jan. 4, 2016, 6:15am

The Illinois Supreme Court announced its approval of a judicial college that plans to create a more comprehensive approach to judiciary education.