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Astronomers seek to strike woman's demand for bill of particulars; They say their 15-page complaint is sufficient

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Mar. 8, 2017, 10:31am

Two astronomers seek to strike another astronomer's demand for a bill of particulars in their suit alleging the woman made defamatory statements within their professional community.

Madison County jury awards UPS delivery driver $16K in suit alleging dog attack; Plaintiff requested $1.6M

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Jan. 11, 2017, 4:14pm

A Madison County jury returned a verdict in favor of a UPS driver on Wednesday, awarding the plaintiff $16,000 in a suit alleging he injured his back when he was attacked by a dog while delivering a package.

UPS delivery driver’s dog attack suit at trial in Mudge’s court; Defense questions when plaintiff returned to work

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Jan. 11, 2017, 12:06am

A suit alleging a UPS delivery driver injured his back after being attacked by a dog in 2012 is at trial in Madison County Circuit Judge William Mudge’s courtroom.

Madison County jury awards woman $5,800 in car accident suit

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Dec. 6, 2016, 1:01pm

A Madison County jury awarded a woman $5,800 in a suit alleging a motorist struck a police cruiser while she was handcuffed in the backseat.

Car accident suit at trial in Judge Matoesian's court

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Nov. 29, 2016, 1:51pm

A car accident lawsuit alleging a woman was injured when a driver struck the police cruiser she was sitting in while handcuffed in the backseat is at trial in Madison County Circuit Judge Andreas Matoesian’s courtroom.

Belleville attorney James Mendillo appointed ARDC Chair

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Mar. 14, 2016, 3:57pm

The Illinois Supreme Court on Monday announced that it has appointed James R. Mendillo of the Belleville firm Freeark Harvey & Mendillo PC as the Chair of the Attorney Registration & Disciplinary Commission, ARDC.

Madison County jury awards woman $29K in car accident suit

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Dec. 7, 2015, 1:07pm

A Madison County jury awarded a woman $29,355 in a lawsuit involving an Edwardsville vehicle accident.

Two car accident lawsuits at trial in Madison County

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Dec. 2, 2015, 8:01am

Two car accident lawsuits went to trial this week in the Madison County Circuit Court. Judges Dennis Ruth and Tom Chapman are presiding over the cases.