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No cause of action for errant bullet that struck man in his home a mile away, defendants argue

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 16, 2013, 7:13am

Stephen Mudge

Status conference set in case involving stolen police car

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 15, 2013, 9:30am

St. Clair County Circuit Judge Robert LeChien scheduled a mandatory status conference for Nov. 13 at 9:30 a.m. in a man’s case against the City of East St. Louis and one of its police officers alleging a criminal suspect stole a police car and caused several accidents.

Real estate agency denied motion to transfer venue; Defense says case will unnecessarily congest Madison County

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 15, 2013, 9:26am

Madison County Circuit Judge Andreas Matoesian denied a real estate agency’s motion to transfer venue in a couple’s lawsuit claiming that sellers of a Clinton County home failed to disclose defects.According to the complaint filed May 6, Plaintiffs Richard and Beverly Braun say they were unaware of numerous defects in their house because the residential real property disclosure report, of which they

East St. Louis activist responds to City’s motion to dismiss in FOIA case

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 15, 2013, 8:55am

Hawkins

Sivia Business & Legal Services purchases Carlyle Abstract Company

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 11, 2013, 11:02am

Attorney Todd W. Sivia, founder of Sivia Business & Legal Services, P.C., and attorney Jack H. Humes announced their purchase of Carlyle Abstract Company’s assets and property.

Quick Cash Loan Store requests removal of lawsuit to federal court

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 11, 2013, 9:17am

Sandberg

Government shutdown may affect posting of quarterly financial reports; Davis and Callis campaigns duel over shutdown stances

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 10, 2013, 12:00pm

Callis and Durbin on the stump.

I-LAW focuses on Madison and St. Clair counties during Lawsuit Abuse Awareness Week

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 9, 2013, 4:33pm

Akin

Southwestern Electric denies allegations in wrongful death suit

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 9, 2013, 12:29pm

Cook

Hylla’s dismissal of shopper’s personal injury lawsuit against Alton Square Mall affirmed at appellate court

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 8, 2013, 2:07pm

Hylla WelchThe Fifth District Appellate Court has affirmed Madison County Chief Judge David Hylla’s dismissal of a shopper’s slip and fall lawsuit against Alton Square Mall.Justice Thomas Welch delivered the judgment of the court. Presiding Justice Stephen Spomer concurred in the judgment and opinion. Justice Richard Goldenhersh dissented.Plaintiff Mercedena Burns filed a three count complaint against

Stiehl denies allegations in auto accident lawsuit

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 8, 2013, 1:15pm

David Berwin

Case management conference set in suit against Odesco over retaliatory discharge claims

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 8, 2013, 9:29am

Madison County Circuit Judge William Mudge scheduled a case management conference for Oct. 30 at 9 a.m. in a laborer’s lawsuit against Odesco Industrial Services in South Roxana on claims of retaliatory discharge.

Mechanic's suit against St. Louis Regional Airport Authority continued for case management

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 8, 2013, 9:28am

Motil

November trial vacated in girl’s suit against Alton haunted house; CMC set eve of Halloween

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 7, 2013, 4:54pm

Edmonds

Plummer granted another extension of time to file answer

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 7, 2013, 4:50pm

Plummer

State Farm seeks dismissal from police officer's suit

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 7, 2013, 4:39pm

An insurance company seeks to be dismissed from a Washington Park police officer’s lawsuit alleging he is owed money for injuries from an automobile accident with an intoxicated driver.

MCT blamed for bicyclist's death, alleging there were no warning signs of intersection

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 7, 2013, 4:15pm

Ohl

Charter seeks sanctions against LW Systems for failing to comply with Aug. 7 order; Says court rules are 'not merely suggestions'

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 3, 2013, 7:46am

Sprague

Gleeson assigned to pedestrian's suit against East St. Louis police officer

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 3, 2013, 7:11am

Heidi EckertA case involving a pedestrian accusing an East St. Louis police officer of hitting him with a patrol car while he was walking across the street has been reassigned to St. Clair County Circuit Judge Andrew Gleeson.Gleeson scheduled a motion hearing regarding the defendants’ motion to dismiss on Oct. 15 at 9 a.m. According to the complaint filed April 22, Raymond Wilbourn claims he was walking

Parents want defenses of bus driver accused of duct-taping student stricken

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 3, 2013, 6:59am

St. ClairThe parents of a minor student filed a motion to strike the defendant’s affirmative defenses in a lawsuit alleging a bus driver duct taped the boy’s arms together during his ride to school.According to the complaint filed on April 23, Robert Wainner and Kristina Miller, parents of the boy identified as A.W., claim their son was riding on the school bus operated by Durham School Services on