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Faith Countryside Homes files suit against client for money owed

John Severance Jun. 30, 2017, 10:03am

EDWARDSVILLE — A residential health care provider filed suit May 24, seeking payment from two defendants who had used the facility but not yet paid for services.

Prairie State Bank seeks missed payments from six Speed Lube franchises

John Severance Jun. 30, 2017, 10:00am

EDWARDSVILLE — An Illinois bank filed suit against three defendants who own six different Speed Lube franchises, claiming the company was in default for failing to pay real estate taxes and missing two monthly mortgage payments.

Missouri woman says eight defendants including Crane, Georgia Pacific liable for mother's death from lung cancer

John Severance Jun. 30, 2017, 9:57am

EDWARDSVILLE — A Kansas City, Mo. woman, acting as special administrator to the estate of her mother, is seeking damages from a number of companies that produced products containing asbestos.

Minnesota woman sues for alleged injuries at Collinsville Days Inn

John Severance Jun. 20, 2017, 9:13am

EDWARDSVILLE -- A Minneapolis woman is suing Days Inn in Collinsville for damages for injuries she allegedly sustained while walking on the hotel’s handicapped walkway.

Appeals court upholds liability coverage verdict stemming from 2010 fatal car accident

John Severance May 26, 2017, 4:47pm

MT. VERNON — The Fifth District Appellate Court upheld a trial court verdict determining whether there was liability coverage for a car accident involving two Illinois men.

Suit alleges woman died from malfunctioning brain shunt

John Severance May 26, 2017, 4:35pm

EDWARDSVILLE — The estate of an Illinois woman filed a medical malpractice and wrongful death suit against area hospitals last month in Madison County Circuit Court.

Suit alleges elderly woman was sexually assaulted on bus

John Severance May 23, 2017, 11:05am

BELLEVILLE — A 75-year-old woman has filed suit in St. Clair County Circuit Court alleging she was raped last April by a bus driver while riding from her home to the Golden Years Adult Support Center.

Couple files asbestos suit after husband diagnosed with cancer last year

John Severance May 13, 2017, 9:48am

BELLEVILLE — A man and his wife filed suit in St. Clair County Circuit Court seeking damages from a number of companies that produced products that contained asbestos.

Man files asbestos suit after wife dies of lung cancer

John Severance May 13, 2017, 9:40am

BELLEVILLE — The surviving husband of a woman who died from lung cancer filed suit in the St. Clair County Circuit Court seeking damages from a wide range of companies that produced products that contained asbestos.

Suit alleges negligence by BNSF Railway, dozens of other companies for asbestos-caused cancer death

John Severance Apr. 18, 2017, 12:15pm

BELLEVILLE — The estate of a former BNSF Railway worker who died of lung cancer in July filed suit in St. Clair County Circuit Court looking for damages from a number of companies that produced products containing asbestos.

Woman files asbestos lawsuit claiming secondary exposure from husband, children

John Severance Apr. 18, 2017, 12:12pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A woman who said she was exposed to asbestos through her husband and children is seeking damages from a number of companies that produced products containing asbestos

Couple alleges negligence for lung cancer diagnosis in husband, a former CSX and Hunt's employee

John Severance Apr. 18, 2017, 12:09pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A couple filed suit in St. Clair County Circuit Court for damages from numerous companies stemming from the husband's diagnosis of alleged asbestos-caused lung cancer

Couple claims manufacturers responsible for husband's December lung cancer diagnosis

John Severance Apr. 18, 2017, 12:07pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A couple filed suit in St. Clair County Circuit Court claiming that dozens of companies that produced asbestos-containing products were negligent in causing the husband's lung cancer.

Former insulation installer, foreman files 10-count asbestos suit in St. Clair

John Severance Apr. 18, 2017, 12:05pm

EDWARDSVILLE — An Illinois man filed suit in St. Clair County Circuit Court seeking damages from a number of companies that produced products that contained asbestos.

Couple files asbestos suit due to husband's lung cancer

John Severance Apr. 13, 2017, 9:49am

BELLEVILLE — An Illinois man who has worked for more than 40 years in a variety of jobs filed suit in St. Clair County Circuit Court seeking damages from a number of companies that produced products containing asbestos.

Man files asbestos suit on behalf of deceased father

John Severance Apr. 5, 2017, 7:13am

BELLEVILLE — The estate of an Illinois man who died of lung cancer in February 2016 is seeking punitive and compensatory damages after filing suit in St. Clair County Circuit Court.

Estate of Illinois man files asbestos suit

John Severance Apr. 5, 2017, 7:12am

BELLEVILLE — The estate of an Illinois man who died of lung cancer filed suit in St. Clair County Circuit Court looking for damages from dozens of companies that produced products containing asbestos.