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Belleville motorist accused of injuring woman, minor

Michael Abella Dec. 8, 2016, 4:45pm

BELLEVILLE — A driver and passenger are suing Jacquelyn Ratliff, a Belleville motorist, alleging negligence in connection with a collision.

Woman blames medical providers for damage to vocal cords

Michael Abella Dec. 8, 2016, 4:41pm

BELLEVILLE — A woman is suing Randolph Freeman, M.D.; Anesthesia Associates of Belleville Ltd.; and Protestant Memorial Medical Center, alleging negligence in medical care.

Man says motorist, vehicle owner responsible for injuries

Michael Abella Dec. 8, 2016, 4:33pm

BELLEVILLE — A driver is suing motorist Marvin McCann and vehicle owner Terminal Railroad Association of St. Louis, alleging negligence in connection with a traffic collision.

Good Samaritan Regional Health Center, others accused of negligence in medical care

Michael Abella Dec. 8, 2016, 4:20pm

BELLEVILLE — A patient is suing Neetin Patel, M.D.; MidAmerica Radiology SC; Good Samaritan Regional Health Center; et al., alleging negligence in medical care.

Woman accused of swerving and causing collision

Michael Abella Dec. 8, 2016, 2:57pm

BELLEVILLE — Two people are suing motorist Kristin L. Tolar, alleging negligence in connection with a vehicle collision.

Woman accuses Fairview Heights City motorist of negligence

Michael Abella Dec. 8, 2016, 2:43pm

BELLEVILLE — A woman from Cahokia City is suing Brandon Riley, a Fairview Heights City motorist, alleging negligence in connection with a collision.

Man says driver in crash was operating without headlights

Michael Abella Dec. 8, 2016, 2:31pm

BELLEVILLE — A driver is suing fellow motorist Michael B. Burris, alleging negligence in connection with a collision.

Two women blame motorist for injuries

Michael Abella Dec. 8, 2016, 2:28pm

BELLEVILLE — A driver and passenger are suing motorist Tamara Thompson, alleging negligence in connection with a traffic collision.

St. Clair County foreclosures Nov. 23-30

Carrie Gonzolaz Dec. 6, 2016, 2:29pm

There were seven foreclosures in St. Clair County from Nov. 23-30.

Construction companies deny liability in suit alleging man died from gas explosion

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Dec. 6, 2016, 2:22pm

Several construction companies claim a man who died in a gas explosion negligently dug too deep in an area where the gas line was marked.

Hearing set for Belleville’s motion to dismiss woman’s suit alleging she fell while cutting grass

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Dec. 6, 2016, 11:12am

The City of Belleville’s motion to dismiss a woman’s suit alleging she fell on a city retaining wall while cutting her grass is set for a hearing this month.

Electric company denies liability in fire at City of O’Fallon Public Works building

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Dec. 6, 2016, 11:00am

An electric contractor alleges the lighting in a city building was altered and evidence was not maintained after a fire destroyed the building owned by the City of O’Fallon.

Union Pacific compelled to comply with discovery requests in suit alleging solar radiation, creosote exposure

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Dec. 6, 2016, 10:05am

St. Clair County Associate Judge Randall Kelley ordered Union Pacific to comply with a former employee’s discovery requests in a suit alleging he developed cancer from exposure to creosote and solar radiation.

St. Clair County real estate Nov. 16-23

Carrie Gonzolaz Dec. 6, 2016, 9:59am

An O'Fallon home sold for more than $414,000 as part of the St. Clair County real estate transactions for Nov. 16-23.

Patron files Dram Shop suit following alleged assault

Michael Abella Dec. 5, 2016, 5:24pm

BELLEVILLE — A man filed a Dram Shop suit against Demo's Sports Bar after an intoxicated patron allegedly assaulted him.

Successor trustee sues Bank of Edwardsville for alleged breach of fiduciary duty

Michael Abella Dec. 5, 2016, 5:19pm

BELLEVILLE — A successor trustee is suing The Bank of Edwatdsville, an acting trustee, citing alleged breach of fiduciary duty.Carol L.

Motel guest alleges injuries from falling plaster

Michael Abella Dec. 5, 2016, 2:10pm

BELLEVILLE — A guest is suing Townhouse Motel Corporation, a hospitality company, alleging she was injured when plaster fell on her while she was in the shower.

Disabled man alleges employer violated civil rights

Michael Abella Dec. 5, 2016, 1:57pm

BELLEVILLE - A disabled employee is suing The Alton & Southern Railway for allegedly failing to provide appropriate accommodations.

Motorist sues Metro after driver allegedly caused collision

Michael Abella Dec. 5, 2016, 1:45pm

BELLEVILLE - A motorist claims he was injured when a Metro bus collided with his pickup truck.

Driver seeks damages after collision in East St. Louis

Michael Abella Dec. 5, 2016, 1:43pm

BELLEVILLE – A driver is seeking more than $50,000 in damages after an accident in East St. Louis.