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Alton Village Inn Pancake House blamed for alleged bench collapse

Michael Abella Dec. 1, 2016, 8:51am

EDWARDSVILLE — A customer is suing CMD LLC, d/b/a Alton Village Inn Pancake House, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Riverside Saloon accused of violating Dram Shop Act

Michael Abella Dec. 1, 2016, 8:47am

EDWARDSVILLE — A patron is suing TRKYMIK Inc., d/b/a Riverside Saloon, and Anita J. Bowman, beer concessionaires, alleging unlawful sale of alcohol to an intoxicated person and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Two passengers blame driver for injuries stemming from collision

Michael Abella Dec. 1, 2016, 8:45am

EDWARDSVILLE — Two passengers are suing a driver they claim failed to take sufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Man blames fork truck driver, employer for injuries

Michael Abella Dec. 1, 2016, 8:34am

EDWARDSVILLE — A man is suing Employbridge Southeast LLC and Michael Sullivan, employer and driver, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Driver alleges she was injured in College Avenue crash

Michael Abella Dec. 1, 2016, 8:33am

EDWARDSVILLE – A Bethalto woman alleges an Alton driver's negligence caused an accident.

Buyers of Madison property accused of defaulting on payments and real estate taxes

Michael Abella Dec. 1, 2016, 8:32am

EDWARDSVILLE – A Madison County couple alleges that they are owed for a property they sold.

SIUE professor accused of defamation; Suit seeks $33M in punitive damages

Michael Abella Dec. 1, 2016, 8:31am

EDWARDSVILLE — Two authors/educators in the field of astronomy are suing astronomer Pamela Gay, a professor at Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville, alleging libel, defamation and intentional infliction of emotional distress.

Sellers allege buyers of Granite City property defaulted on payments

Michael Abella Dec. 1, 2016, 8:20am

EDWARDSVILLE – Two sellers allege the buyers of their Granite City property defaulted on their payments.

Former employee alleges she was sexually harassed at Kathy's Kars Inc.

Michael Abella Dec. 1, 2016, 8:20am

EDWARDSVILLE – A woman alleges she resigned from her position at an East Alton business because of sexual harassment.

City of Madison files third-party complaint against driver of van in police pursuit

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Nov. 29, 2016, 3:36pm

The City of Madison filed a third-party complaint against the special administrator for the estate of a man who caused a fatal collision while running from the police.

Madison County foreclosures Nov. 18-23

Carrie Gonzolaz Nov. 29, 2016, 3:17pm

There were nine foreclosures in Madison County from Nov. 18-23.

Madison County real estate Nov. 4-10

Carrie Gonzolaz Nov. 29, 2016, 2:35pm

An Edwardsville home sold for $590,000 as part of the recent Madison County real estate transactions.

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.

Jennifer Behme named partner at Blake Behme Law

Cheyenne Dickerson Nov. 29, 2016, 11:13am

Attorney Jennifer M. Behme was recently named partner at the Blake Behme Law firm in Belleville.

An asbestos suit against Ford by Floridians doesn’t belong in Madison County

The Madison County Record Nov. 29, 2016, 10:37am

Quizzes and questionnaires. Facebook is full of them. Can you put several shades of the same color in order from lightest to darkest? Which Star Wars character are you? How well do you know Beach Boys lyrics?

Madison County civil docket Dec. 5-9

Carrie Gonzolaz Nov. 29, 2016, 10:26am

There are 16 cases scheduled on the Madison County civil docket for Dec. 5-9.

Madison County asbestos motion docket Dec. 5-9

Carrie Gonzolaz Nov. 29, 2016, 10:21am

The Madison County asbestos motion docket will be held on Dec. 5-9 in Associate Judge Stephen Stobbs' courtroom, room 327, at the Madison County Circuit Court in Edwardsville.

Madison County asbestos jury docket Dec. 5-9

Carrie Gonzolaz Nov. 29, 2016, 10:15am

The Madison County asbestos jury docket will be held on Dec. 5-9 in Associate Judge Stephen Stobbs' courtroom, room 327, at the Madison County Circuit Court in Edwardsville.

Man suing storage company for auctioning personal items seeks to dismiss counter claim

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Nov. 29, 2016, 9:45am

A man who claims his personal property was sold by a Collinsville storage company seeks to dismiss Ace Storage’s counter claim, arguing that all liens should be terminated.

Auctioneer supports motion to dismiss man’s suit alleging injures from upturned garden rake; Guest agrees to amend complaint

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Nov. 29, 2016, 9:00am

A man suing an auctioneer agreed to amend his complaint after the defendant sought dismissal on the grounds that the entity being sued does not legally exist. Jerry Keel filed a complaint on June 10 against Geneve L.