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Man alleges he was denied employment based on consumer report

Molly English-Bowers Mar. 23, 2016, 6:54pm

BENTON – A Greenville man has filed a class-action suit over denial of employment allegedly based on the consumer report about him.

Madison County civil docket Feb. 22-26

Carrie Gonzolaz Feb. 16, 2016, 3:29pm

Madison County Circuit Judges Ruth, Mudge, Crowder and Hylla have hearings scheduled on the civil docket for the week of Feb. 22-26.

Caterpillar CEO's warnings 4 years later: Illinois on downward slide as predicted

Michael Lucci, Illinois Policy Institute Feb. 16, 2016, 7:06am

Illinois politicians ignored Caterpillar CEO Doug Oberhelman’s 2012 plea for pro-growth reforms, and Illinois is the only state in the region to have lost manufacturing jobs on net over the last four years.

Madison County asbestos jury docket Nov. 30

Carrie Gonzalez Nov. 23, 2015, 9:15am

The asbestos jury docket for Madison County will be held at 9 a.m. on Nov. 30 in Associate Judge Stephen Stobbs' courtroom, room 327, at the Madison County Circuit Court in Edwardsville.

Madison County civil docket Sept. 28-Oct. 2

Carrie Gonzalez Sep. 22, 2015, 9:48am

Madison County Circuit Judges Mudge, Matoesian and Ruth have hearings scheduled on the civil docket for the week of Sept. 28-Oct. 2.

Asbestos exposure leads to court action

Kirin Bashir Aug. 6, 2015, 12:20pm

A St. Clair County woman is suing nearly 30 companies, alleging negligence in employees' exposure to asbestos.

Madison County civil docket July 20-24

The Madison County Record Jul. 14, 2015, 8:49am

Monday, July 20 9 a.m. FARLEY RICHARD D V.

Madison County asbestos motion docket: July 13-17

Carrie Gonzalez Jul. 7, 2015, 1:19pm

Monday, July 13 9 a.m. MOOK ROBERT G V.

Asbestos claims in Madison County account for big fraction of major cases - 75 percent

The Madison County Record Jun. 4, 2015, 7:19am

Cooney

Causation standards are needed to fix Illinois' work comp system, policy experts say

Amanda Robert May 13, 2015, 7:25am

Denison

Caterpillar employee sues Sherwin Williams, others, over explosion

The Madison County Record Mar. 16, 2015, 8:16am

Bartholomew

Manufacturers warn of economic damage to Illinois if Justices restore $10 billion Price verdict

The Madison County Record Feb. 4, 2015, 3:22pm

Scharf

Madison County Asbestos Motion Docket Jan. 2-9

Carrie Gonzalez Dec. 24, 2014, 6:58am

Stobbs

Madison County Asbestos Motion: 12/1 - 12/5/2014

Carrie Gonzalez Nov. 28, 2014, 10:08am

Monday, December 1

Flint and Associates files asbestos case in St. Clair County

The Madison County Record Sep. 22, 2014, 11:01am

Flint

Madison County Asbestos Motion Docket: 9/1 - 9/5/2014

Carrie Gonzalez Aug. 29, 2014, 12:44pm

StobbsWednesday, August 3 9 a.m. HOWARD PATRICIA V. ALLIANCE LAUNDRY HOLDINGS LLC 14-L-000789, ASBESTOS J 327MCNELY BETTY INDIVIDUALLY V. AERCO INTERNATIONAL INC 13-L-000215, ASBESTOS J 327SHROCK ALVIN V. AMERON INTERNATIONAL CORP SUCC 14-L-000725, ASBESTOS J 327SURI JILL INDIVIDUALLY V. AIR & LIQUID SYSTEMS CORPORATI 13-L-000310, ASBESTOS J 327BINGHAM JANICE INDIVIDUALLY V. WELCO MANUFACTURING

Local attorney teams with Chicago's Complex Litigation Group in class action against Caterpillar

The Madison County Record Jun. 16, 2014, 12:38pm

CHICAGO - Two Illinois limousine companies are seeking more than $5 million from one of the state’s largest manufacturers, claiming it used deceptive practices to sell them defective engines.

Asbestos suit filed in St. Clair County by former Texaco worker

The Madison County Record May 22, 2014, 7:43am

Gori

Madison County Asbestos Motion Docket: 5/2/2014

Carrie Gonzalez Apr. 25, 2014, 6:55am

Stobbs

Seventh Circuit affirms Murphy on $2.4 million award to Caterpillar

Bethany Krajelis Mar. 4, 2013, 8:11pm

A federal appeals panel on Monday affirmed U.S. District Judge G. Patrick Murphy’s judgment that awarded $2.4 million in damages to Caterpillar Financial Services Corp.