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Customer alleges injuries from trip, fall at Belleville pizza place

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 20, 2017, 7:29am

BELLEVILLE — A customer is suing Papa Vito's Inc. and property owner Pamela Smith, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries after she tripped on concrete while entering the building.

Belleville church alleges breach of warranty after sewer system failed

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 20, 2017, 7:21am

BELLEVILLE — A church is suing Keel Engineering Inc. and H & M Backhoe Services Inc., citing alleged breach of implied warranty and negligent misrepresentation after a sewer system failed shortly after installation.

Man convicted of firearms possession claims state police failed to notify him FOID card was revoked

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 20, 2017, 7:19am

BELLEVILLE — A man is suing Jessica Trame, Chief of the Firearms Services Bureau of the Illinois State Police, and other officers and employees of the Illinois State Police, citing alleged negligence spoliation of evidence and failure to notify, as he claims the department did not inform him that his Firearms Owners Identification Card (FOID) had been revoked.

Dupo man claims he injured ankle due to uneven floor in steel shop

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 20, 2017, 7:14am

BELLEVILLE — A Dupo man is suing Custom Steel Processing Inc., citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries after he injured his ankle due to an uneven floor.

Patient alleges doctor failed to follow up on lab work, leaving liver cancer undiagnosed

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 20, 2017, 7:12am

BELLEVILLE — A patient is suing Richard Derby M.D. and HSHS Medical Group doing business as Family and Sports Medicine Shiloh, citing alleged medical negligence for leaving his liver cancer undiagnosed because of failure to follow up on lab work.

Student, mother allege Belleville West failed to protect student from attack

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 20, 2017, 7:10am

BELLEVILLE — A high school student and his mother are suing Belleville Township High School West District #201 and another unnamed student, citing alleged failure to protect and unsafe environment.

Transgender woman accuses Greenville prison staff of discrimination

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 19, 2017, 11:44am

EAST ST. LOUIS — A transgender inmate at the Greenville prison is suing a prison doctor, counselor, case manager and other prison personnel, citing alleged transgender discrimination and intentional infliction of emotional distress.

Waste transport facility claims auto parts maker incorrectly labeled hazardous liquid

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 19, 2017, 11:41am

EAST ST. LOUIS — A waste transport facility is suing an automotive parts maker for allegedly mislabeling a corrosive material that threatened a storm drain.

Injured drivers charge negligence, alcohol as factors in Nameoki crash

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 19, 2017, 11:40am

EDWARDSVILLE — Two drivers are suing Arlander Graham, Jacob Lawrence Vermaat and Vermaat's employer, FBN Transportation LLC, citing alleged negligence caused them to suffer injuries during a multiple-car collision.

Motorist alleges woman failed to control vehicle while driving on North Greenmount Road

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 19, 2017, 11:36am

BELLEVILLE — A motorist is suing over an accident that took place in September 2015 in O'Fallon.

Employee at Continental Tire in Mount Vernon alleges racial discrimination

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 19, 2017, 10:23am

EAST ST. LOUIS — A Continental Tire the Americas employee has filed suit, citing an alleged hostile work environment due to racial harassment from co-workers and retaliation over his complaint.

Couple alleges Columbia motorist failed to watch for other vehicles

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 19, 2017, 10:21am

BELLEVILLE — A couple is suing a Columbia driver, citing her alleged negligence caused a collision.

Woman alleges injuries in trip, fall at O'Fallon car dealership

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 19, 2017, 10:10am

BELLEVILLE — A woman is suing Meyer Bros. Auto Co. doing business as Meyer Honda Co., an O'Fallon car dealership, citing alleged negligence due to an uneven sidewalk that caused her to fall and suffer upper-body injuries.

Women driving in Fairview Heights allege motorist hit driver's side of vehicle

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 19, 2017, 10:08am

BELLEVILLE — A driver and passenger are suing motorist Carolyn Miller, citing alleged negligence caused a collision.

Fairview Heights motorist allegedly failed to yield to pedestrian in crosswalk

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 19, 2017, 10:01am

BELLEVILLE — A driver who allegedly struck a pedestrian in a crosswalk in Fairview Heights is being sued.

Man sues debt collector over discharged debt with Cigna

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 14, 2017, 10:03pm

EAST ST. LOUIS — A man is suing a debt collector for attempting to collect a debt with Cigna following bankruptcy.

Woman sues debt collector over Macy's debt

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 14, 2017, 9:59pm

EAST ST. LOUIS — A woman is suing a debt collector for allegedly attempting to collect on a discharged debt with Macy's Department Stores.

AT&T, employee accused of negligence following crash

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 14, 2017, 9:48pm

BELLEVILLE — A St. Libory man is suing a motorist and his employer, AT&T, for allegedly causing a crash with the company's vehicle.

Driver accused of negligence following collision

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 14, 2017, 9:45pm

BELLEVILLE — A motorist is suing another driver for allegedly causing a collision.

Driver sues over Alton collision

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 14, 2017, 9:40pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist is suing another driver following an Alton collision.