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St. Clair County Sheriff's officers sued after inmate hangs himself

Carrie Bradon Mar. 22, 2016, 9:19am

The estate of a man who committed suicide while being detained by the St. Clair County Sheriff's Department in 2014 sued Sheriff Richard Watson, a number of department officials and the county jail's mental health provider last week alleging they violated the Americans with Disabilities Act when they didn't take his suicide threats seriously. 

Woman sues following East St. Louis car crash

Carrie Bradon Jan. 3, 2016, 12:06pm

ST. CLAIR COUNTY— A woman is seeking compensation following an East St. Louis automobile incident in which she was physically injured.

Woman alleges negligence caused Belleville car accident

Carrie Bradon Jan. 3, 2016, 11:48am

ST. CLAIR COUNTY— A woman is suing another driver over allegations that his negligence led to an accident that caused extensive damage to her vehicle.

Catholic War Veterans Butz-Jobe Post #370 named in woman's trip and fall suit

Carrie Bradon Jan. 3, 2016, 11:30am

ST. CLAIR COUNTY— A woman is suing a veterans organization alleging she was injured on its property due to a fall caused by negligence. 

East St. Louis police department sued following alleged vehicle incident

Carrie Bradon Jan. 3, 2016, 11:10am

ST. CLAIR COUNTY— A man is suing the East St. Louis Police Department after he was injured in an incident allegedly caused by the reckless driving of an officer.

Construction worker sues Lane Construction following fall in well

Carrie Bradon Jan. 3, 2016, 10:58am

ST. CLAIR COUNTY— A man is suing his employer, a construction company, following a work-related incident in which he was severely injured.

Construction worker allegedly electrocuted by uninsulated power lines

Carrie Bradon Jan. 2, 2016, 7:41pm

ST. CLAIR COUNTY—A woman is suing a development and construction company following the death of her husband, alleging that the company caused his death through negligence.