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Stanislaus Credit Control accused of attempting to collect discharged debt

Michael Abella Feb. 21, 2017, 11:49am

EAST ST. LOUIS — A St. Clair County resident is suing a debt collector for allegedly attempting to collect on a debt that had been discharged following bankruptcy.

Guest sues homeowner over slip, fall on rug

Michael Abella Feb. 21, 2017, 11:38am

EDWARDSVILLE — A St. Clair County woman is suing a Madison County homeowner after she allegedly slipped on a rug.

Property owners sue City of Venice for alleged discrimination over home renovation

Michael Abella Feb. 21, 2017, 11:10am

EDWARDSVILLE — Two property owners are suing the City of Venice for alleged discrimination after the city threatened to revoke their permit to renovate a home.

Centreville man says debt collector did not verify alleged debt

Michael Abella Feb. 21, 2017, 11:02am

EAST ST. LOUIS — A Centreville man is suing a debt collector for allegedly failing to provide verification of an alleged debt and threatening him with a lawsuit if he did not pay.

Motorist sued over East St. Louis rear-end collision

Michael Abella Feb. 21, 2017, 10:50am

BELLEVILLE — Two motorists are suing another driver for allegedly causing a rear-end collision in East St. Louis.

Former employee sues City of Belleville for allegedly violating Civil Rights Act

Michael Abella Feb. 17, 2017, 6:48pm

EAST ST. LOUIS — An African American man is suing the City of Belleville for allegedly terminating his employment after he sought to use accumulated sick leave and vacation time following surgery.

Customer sues over slip, fall at Alton Shop n' Save

Michael Abella Feb. 17, 2017, 6:35pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A customer alleges she was injured when she slipped on water at the Alton Shop n' Save.

Motorist says driver backed into her vehicle

Michael Abella Feb. 17, 2017, 6:15pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist is suing another driver for allegedly hitting her vehicle while attempting to back out of a parking spot at the same time.

Driver and passengers blame motorist for injuries

Michael Abella Feb. 17, 2017, 3:54pm

BELLEVILLE — Driver and passengers are suing James M. Ellison, a motorist, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Perry County employees allege age discrimination

Michael Abella Feb. 17, 2017, 3:51pm

EAST ST. LOUIS — Two employees are suing the Perry County Board of Commissioners and Perry County Highway Department, local government units, alleging age discrimination and retaliation.

Two consumers say Inventure Foods provided misleading ingredients list

Michael Abella Feb. 16, 2017, 10:28am

EAST ST. LOUIS — Two consumers have filed a class-action lawsuit against Inventure Foods Inc., a snack chips manufacturer, alleging unfair and deceptive business practices.

Woman alleges debt collector attempted to collect following bankruptcy

Michael Abella Feb. 15, 2017, 11:38am

EAST ST. LOUIS — A woman is suing Carrington Mortgage Services LLC, a debt collector, citing alleged unfair and unconscionable collection practices.

First National Collection Bureau accused of violating collections law

Michael Abella Feb. 15, 2017, 11:33am

EAST ST. LOUIS — A woman is suing First National Collection Bureau Inc., a debt collector, alleging unfair and unconscionable collection practices.

Former tenant accuses landlord, insurer of conspiracy to defraud

Michael Abella Feb. 14, 2017, 4:54pm

EDWARDSVILLE — An Edwardsville woman is suing suing State Farm and her landlord for allegedly wrongfully accusing her of vandalism in an attempt to remedy a code violation.

Shopper alleges injuries from slip, fall at grocery store

Michael Abella Feb. 14, 2017, 4:42pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A shopper is suing a grocery store after she allegedly slipped and fell on ice.

Vehicle service contract seller accused of failing to pay

Michael Abella Feb. 14, 2017, 3:48pm

BELLEVILLE — Marathon Administrative is suing a vehicle service contract seller for allegedly retaining funds and failing to pay.

Madison County law firm alleges other firms breached joint venture agreement

Michael Abella Feb. 14, 2017, 6:43am

EDWARDSVILLE — A Madison County law firm is suing several other law offices, citing alleged breach of joint venture agreement.

Estate administrator sues nursing home for wrongful death

Michael Abella Feb. 13, 2017, 10:38pm

BELLEVILLE — A woman alleges healthcare providers with Caseyville Nursing & Rehabilitation Center's negligence resulted in a patient's death.

Driver and two passengers sue another motorist

Michael Abella Feb. 10, 2017, 2:24pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A driver and two passengers are suing motorist Michael Southerland, alleging negligence in connection with a traffic collision.

Driver says fellow motorist failed to yield before crash

Michael Abella Feb. 10, 2017, 2:16pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A driver is suing Liliana S. Muller, another motorist, alleging negligence in connection with a collision.