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Physical therapy center, doctors dispute patient’s claim she fractured foot during therapy session; Jury trial scheduled for April 2018

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Jun. 22, 2017, 8:40pm

A jury trial has been scheduled for next April in a medical malpractice lawsuit against Apex Physical, in which the therapy center disputes a patient’s claims that she fractured her foot during her physical therapy session following a stroke.

Kolker denies dismissal in legal malpractice case involving divorce dispute

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Jun. 20, 2017, 9:11pm

St. Clair County Associate Judge Chris Kolker denied the Blake Behme Law Group’s motion to dismiss a former client’s $1.15 million legal malpractice suit, in which they argued that she agreed to a divorce settlement on her own after her attorneys advised against it.

Madison County asbestos motion docket June 28-30

Carrie Gonzalez Jun. 20, 2017, 8:36pm

There are 33 cases with hearings scheduled on the Madison County asbestos motion docket for June 28-30 in Associate Judge Stephen Stobbs' courtroom, room 327.

Madison County civil docket June 26-29

Carrie Gonzalez Jun. 20, 2017, 8:35pm

Madison County Circuit Judges Mudge, Crowder, Dugan and Ruth have hearings scheduled on the civil docket for June 26-29.

Madison County foreclosures June 9-16

Carrie Gonzalez Jun. 20, 2017, 8:33pm

There were eight foreclosures in Madison County from June 9-16.

Madison County real estate May 11-26

Carrie Gonzalez Jun. 20, 2017, 8:32pm

An East Alton commercial property sold for $950,000 as part of the recent Madison County real estate transactions for May 11-26.

Insurance company alleges roof lifted off building from wind gusts

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 20, 2017, 9:53am

EDWARDSVILLE — An insurance company is suing a roofing installation contractor after the roof allegedly lifted off a corner of the building from wind gusts.

Man claims faulty rifle caused blindness in one eye

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 20, 2017, 9:37am

EDWARDSVILLE — A man is suing a gun store, claiming it sold him an unsafe firearm that caused blindness in one eye.

Man files Dram Shop suit against Doc Holliday's

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 20, 2017, 9:29am

EDWARDSVILLE — A driver is suing a Cottage Hills bar and its operators, alleging that their sale of alcohol to an individual contributed to a crash that caused serious injuries.

Driver allegedly negligent for causing crash in Edwardsville parking lot

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 20, 2017, 9:19am

EDWARDSVILLE — A mother, individually and on behalf of her minor daughter, is suing a driver for breach of duty while he was backing out of a parking space, causing a wreck and injuries.

Motorcyclist says Affton Trucking, driver responsible for May crash in Edwardsville

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 20, 2017, 9:17am

EDWARDSVILLE — A Hartford Village motorcyclist is suing a trucking company and its employee, alleging negligence in maintaining and operating a semi-truck.

Man accused of negligence for Troy crash with then-16-year-old driver, four passengers

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 20, 2017, 9:16am

EDWARDSVILLE — A driver and her four passengers are suing a motorist for alleged careless driving which caused a collision.

Two drivers, passengers sue man for allegedly causing 2015 crash on East Broadway in Alton

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 20, 2017, 9:14am

EDWARDSVILLE — Four plaintiffs are suing a motorist, alleging that he was negligent in causing a wreck on East Broadway in Alton.

Minnesota woman sues for alleged injuries at Collinsville Days Inn

John Severance Jun. 20, 2017, 9:13am

EDWARDSVILLE -- A Minneapolis is suing Days Inn in Collinsville for damages for injuries she allegedly sustained while walking on the hotel’s handicapped walkway.

Man sues insurance company for failing to settle claim from cat attack

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 20, 2017, 8:56am

EDWARDSVILLE — A Maryville man is suing an insurance company and the special representative of a deceased woman's estate, alleging breach of duty for failing to settle injury claims brought against them for injuries caused by the woman's pet cat.

Woman who allegedly allowed local Flyboyz gang to use home for gang activity will have to pay damages

Elizabeth Alt Jun. 20, 2017, 8:40am

&&&MT. VERNON — Justice Thomas Welsh and the Illinois Fifth District Appellate Court upheld on June 1 a Madison County ruling that homeowner Jacqueline Lumpkins, who was accused of maintaining a property used by local gang Flyboyz, is liable for a large sum in damages after Lumpkins appealed asking for the court to fully vacate the ruling.

Woman claims she got food poisoning from Edwardsville Arby's

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 19, 2017, 6:12pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A woman is suing the Edwardsville Arby's restaurant, alleging she suffered from food poisoning from her meal.

Shopper sues Wal-Mart over slip, fall at Highland store

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 19, 2017, 6:03pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A shopper is suing Wal-Mart after she allegedly fell on a puddle of water at its Highland store.

Former client alleges deceased Collinsville attorney mishandled work comp case

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 19, 2017, 5:59pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A Fairview Heights man is suing the estate of his former attorney, Herman Carl Runge Jr.,  alleging breach of duty for failing to properly handle his workers' comp case.

Woman alleges coin collectors unlawfully purchase, sell stolen items

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 19, 2017, 10:11am

EDWARDSVILLE — A woman is suing the owners of a coin collection store for allegedly unlawfully selling stolen products.