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Beneficiary sues trustee for East Alton property

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 21, 2017, 8:25am

BELLEVILLE — A woman is suing Marlon Foster, trustee of The Harlon B. Young Living Trust, citing alleged breach of fiduciary duty for failing to transfer property she claims she is entitled to.

Motorist sued over Arthur Street crash in February

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 21, 2017, 8:24am

BELLEVILLE — A motorist is suing Stephen Brock Jr., citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries for a February crash in Belleville.

Casino Queen allegedly overserved motorist who struck and killed man on I-64

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 21, 2017, 8:22am

BELLEVILLE — The representative of an estate is suing Casino Queen Inc., a bar operator, claiming it overserved a patron who was responsible for a traffic fatality.

Man claims Country Casualty failed to cover fire damage at Millstadt property

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 21, 2017, 8:14am

BELLEVILLE — A homeowner is suing Country Casualty Insurance Company, citing alleged breach of insurance contract for refusing to cover damage from a fire.

Woman claims she slipped, suffered injuries because of food on floor at Helia Southbelt

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 21, 2017, 8:12am

BELLEVILLE — A woman is suing Helia Southbelt Healthcare LLC, a nursing home, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries she experienced in the facility due to a slip and fall.

Passenger claims drivers liable for 2015 auto accident in Belleville

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 21, 2017, 8:09am

BELLEVILLE — A passenger is suing drivers Tiffany D. Williams and Casey Crook, citing alleged negligence involving an April 2015 crash on Lebanon Avenue.

Employee says AMS Services failed to pay him $100K-plus in commission

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 21, 2017, 8:05am

EAST ST. LOUIS — An employee is suing AMS Services LLC, a railroad construction company, citing alleged breach of contract for refusing to award him commission he says he earned for driving company revenue.

Lender sues St. Clair County man for failure to pay back student loan

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 18, 2017, 10:26am

BELLEVILLE — A student loan lender is suing a St. Clair County ma citing alleged breach of promissory note for an outstanding balance.

MRT LLC claims tenant at Fairview Heights property owes over $50K in rent, interest

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 18, 2017, 10:22am

BELLEVILLE — A proerty owner is suing its tenant Select Management Resources LLC, citing alleged breach of a sublease agreement for failing to pay rent.

Norguard alleges auto repair company failed to pay nearly $50,000 in premiums

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 18, 2017, 10:20am

BELLEVILLE — An insurance company is suing an automotive repair and maintenance company, citing alleged breach of contract for refusing to pay coverage premiums.

Motorist accuses other driver of negligence

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 18, 2017, 10:18am

BELLEVILLE — A motorist is suing Michaele Hines, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries in causing a car crash last November.

Railway worker alleges back injury due to poor safety precautions

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 18, 2017, 10:13am

BELLEVILLE — A railway worker is suing Alton & Southern Railway Company, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence for a back injury he suffered on the job.

Man claims Save-A-Lot failed to clean up water in aisle, resulting in fall

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 18, 2017, 8:01am

BELLEVILLE — A grocery store patron is suing Save-A-Lot Food Stores Ltd., citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries in a slip and fall.

Driver allegedly rear-ended motorist due to excessive speed, suit says

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 18, 2017, 7:59am

BELLEVILLE — A driver is suing Tamara Harris claiming she was negligent for a 2015 crash in Cahokia.

Delivery driver files class action against Domino's Pizza for vehicle expense compensation

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 17, 2017, 12:39pm

EAST ST. LOUIS — A Domino's Pizza delivery driver has filed a class action lawsuit against MBR Management Corporation for alleged violation of employment law.

SSM sued by nearby clinic for alleged copyright infringement

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 17, 2017, 11:18am

EAST ST. LOUIS — A walk-in healthcare clinic is suing SSM Healthcare (owning and operating Good Samaritan Hospital) and SSM Health Express Clinic for alleged trademark infringement resulting in unfair competition.

Customer sues Belleville restaurant over slip and fall

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 17, 2017, 11:03am

BELLEVILLE — A customer is suing Beast Craft BBQ Co. of Belleville, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent a woman's slip and fall on a slick floor.

Fairview Heights motorist claims she suffered injuries in 2015 rear-end crash

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 17, 2017, 10:59am

BELLEVILLE — A driver is suing Angeletta C. Edwards for allegedly rear-ending her vehicle at a Collinsville intersection two years ago.

Woman claims hospital's faulty elevator door suddenly closed, knocking her down

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 17, 2017, 10:58am

BELLEVILLE — A woman is suing St. Elizabeth's Hospital of the Hospital Sisters of the Third Order of St. Francis, claiming insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries after she says she was hurt by a malfunctioning elevator.

Mail carrier allegedly fell into manhole in East St. Louis

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 17, 2017, 10:55am

BELLEVILLE — A U.S. Postal Service employee is suing the City of East St. Louis, citing alleged breach of duty for failing to maintain a manhole cover on a sidewalk, which caused him to fall into it.