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Patient accuses medical care providers of negligence

Michael Abella Aug. 1, 2016, 2:59pm

BELLEVILLE — A patient is suing medical providers, alleging their negligence led to the plaintiff sustaining injuries.

Customer alleges grocery store owner's negligence caused injuries

Michael Abella Aug. 1, 2016, 2:47pm

BELLEVILLE — A customer is suing a Belleville grocery store, alleging the defendant's negligence caused the plaintiff to sustain injuries.

Shareholders accuse company officers of theft

Michael Abella Aug. 1, 2016, 2:35pm

BELLEVILLE — Two shareholders are suing family members and company officers, alleging intentional theft of money.

European Hispanics accuse Fairmont City of racial discrimination

Michael Abella Aug. 1, 2016, 2:18pm

BELLEVILLE — Two Illinois residents of European Hispanic extraction are suing Fairmont City and other defendants, alleging racial discrimination.

Brother, sister allege will executor failed to fairly distribute inheritance

Michael Abella Aug. 1, 2016, 1:47pm

BELLEVILLE — Two siblings are suing a will executor, alleging deprivation of inheritance.

Three passengers blame motorist for causing crash

Michael Abella Aug. 1, 2016, 1:22pm

BELLEVILLE — Three passengers are suing a Taylorville motorist, alleging her negligence caused a car crash that injured the plaintiffs. 

Widow accuses physician, hospital of causing husband's death

Michael Abella Aug. 1, 2016, 1:07pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A widow is suing medical providers, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent her husband's death.

Driver alleges she was injured in accident on St. James Road

Michael Abella Jul. 29, 2016, 3:19pm

EDWARDSVILLE – A Madison County resident alleges she was injured by a motorist who was driving on the wrong side of the road.

Driver alleges she was injured in Venice crash

Michael Abella Jul. 29, 2016, 2:08pm

EDWARDSVILLE – A woman claims she was injured when her vehicle was struck by an allegedly distracted driver.

Wells Fargo Bank files suit against borrowers alleging unpaid account

Michael Abella Jul. 29, 2016, 1:44pm

EDWARDSVILLE – A financial institution alleges a business line of credit was not paid in full.

Cook alleges restaurant failed to pay proper overtime wages

Michael Abella Jul. 15, 2016, 12:55pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A Madison County man is suing a local restaurant and its owners, alleging failure to pay proper overtime.

Widow claims asbestos exposure led to death

Michael Abella May 25, 2016, 7:04pm

BELLEVILLE — A widow is suing Ameron International Corp., Armstrong International, Inc., Aurora Pump Co. and multiple other defendants, alleging negligence, fraudulent misrepresentation and other counts in connection with asbestos exposure.

Insurer fights request for $100,000

Michael Abella May 25, 2016, 6:55pm

EAST ST. LOUIS — An insurer is suing John Beck, Joyce Beck, Stephen Beck and Lisa Beck, New York residents, seeking to deny a request for $100,000 in underinsured motorist coverage.

Companies accused of negligence after lung cancer death

Michael Abella May 24, 2016, 9:38pm

BELLEVILLE — An estate special administrator is suing American Optical Corp., Ameron International Corp., Armstring Pumps, Inc., Atlantic Richfield Company, Aurora pump Company, BASF Catalyst LLC and multiple other companies, citing alleged battery, conspiracy, negligence, manufacturing defect and fraudulent misrepresentation in connection with asbestos exposure.

Lawsuit blames death on asbestos exposure

Michael Abella May 24, 2016, 9:32pm

BELLEVILLE — An estate special administrator is suing Air Liquid Systems Corporation, Aldrich Company, Arvinmeritor, Inc., Aurora Pump Company, and many other companies, citing alleged failure to warn, negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries, in connection with asbestos exposure.

Plaintiffs claim medical providers were negligent

Michael Abella May 23, 2016, 1:23pm

BELLEVILLE — Two people are suing medical care providers over alleged negilgence, claiming that failure to timely diagnose cauda equina syndrome, obtain a neurosurgery consultation or order an MRI were factors in a plaintiff suffering injuries.

Wrongful death suit filed against Hospital Sisters Health System, others

Michael Abella May 21, 2016, 7:31pm

BELLEVILLE – An estate executor is suing a health care facility alleging negligent care caused her decedent's death.

Woman files malpractice suit against Sugar Creek Ambulance Service

Michael Abella May 21, 2016, 7:21pm

BELLEVILLE – A Trenton woman alleges she is responsible for paying a medical bill out of pocket because of the actions of emergency responders.