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St. Clair County real estate April 10-13

Carrie Gonzalez Apr. 25, 2017, 3:04pm

An O'Fallon home sold for $490,000 as part of the recent St. Clair County real estate transactions from April 10-13.

Belleville woman says AAA Contracting caused damage while remodeling home

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 25, 2017, 11:38am

BELLEVILLE — A homeowner is suing a remodeling company for allegedly causing damage during a basement remodel project.

Customer says Kennedi Auto Sales sold him defective vehicle

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 25, 2017, 11:14am

BELLEVILLE — A customer is suing a Cahokia used car dealer for allegedly selling him a defective vehicle.

Resident alleges St. Paul's Home failed to change dressing on wound

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 25, 2017, 11:10am

BELLEVILLE — A resident is suing a Belleville nursing home for allegedly failing to properly treat her heel would or change the dressing. 

Mother alleges son lost testicle from delayed surgery

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 25, 2017, 10:16am

BELLEVILLE — A mother claims her son lost his testicle after several health care professionals failed to timely diagnose his condition and provide appropriate treatment.

Driver was negligent in December 2016 crash on I-64 in Washington County, suit claims

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 25, 2017, 8:34am

BELLEVILLE — A passenger is suing over a crash last December on Interstate 64 in Washington County.

Woman alleges collision caused her to deliver baby early

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 25, 2017, 8:31am

BELLEVILLE — A woman who was eight months pregnant is suing another motorist, claiming negligence for causing a Swansea crash which caused her to deliver her child four weeks early.

Customer alleges injuries from uneven pavement at Mt. Vernon Circle K

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 25, 2017, 8:00am

BELLEVILLE — A customer is suing Circle K and Erica D. Hubbard citing alleged negligence in maintaining the store's premises, resulting in injuries.

Suit claims woman was negligent, followed too closely before 2015 Collinsville Road crash

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 24, 2017, 3:42pm

BELLEVILLE — A driver is suing another motorist, claiming she was negligent in causing a rear-end crash in Collinsville that caused injuries two years ago.

Driver, passenger say March 2015 rear-end crash in Belleville caused injuries

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 24, 2017, 3:39pm

BELLEVILLE — A driver and passenger are suing another motorist, citing negligence that resulted in a March 2015 crash and injuries.

Man says motorist in head-on Caseyville crash in 2015 was under influence of alcohol

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 24, 2017, 3:37pm

BELLEVILLE — A driver is suing another motorist for allegedly causing a collision while under the influence of alcohol.

Progressive brings suit against motorist for 2015 crash at North Belt East and Orchard

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 24, 2017, 3:34pm

BELLEVILLE — An insurance company is suing a motorist, citing alleged negligence while causing a collision with its insured client.

Father of murdered son sues strip club for allegedly allowing patron to bring in firearm

The Madison County Record Apr. 24, 2017, 3:11pm

BELLEVILLE — A father is suing the man who shot and killed his son and Phillips-Garrett Inc. d/b/a Pink Slip Exotic Bar, alleging the establishment allowed the shooter to bring his firearm inside.

Deck hand alleges sexual harassment at work

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 24, 2017, 3:08pm

BELLEVILLE — A crew member is suing Inland Marine Service Inc., Inland Marine Harbor Service Inc. and manager Terrence D. Williams, citing discrimination and sexual harassment on the job.

Dry cleaning clerk says New York Cleaners fired her after she reported co-worker assault

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 24, 2017, 3:06pm

BELLEVILLE — A former dry cleaning clerk is suing New York Cleaners Inc. and John McIntosh, her supervisor, citing alleged retaliatory discharge and failure to timely pay final wages.

May 8 teleconference date set in Illinois lottery fraud case

Karen Kidd Apr. 24, 2017, 3:02pm

EAST ST. LOUIS — A scheduling and discovery conference is set for early next month in the fraud case of the now former private management firm of the Illinois Lottery, filed following a newspaper's investigation.

Beneficiary sues trustee for East Alton property

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 21, 2017, 8:25am

BELLEVILLE — A woman is suing Marlon Foster, trustee of The Harlon B. Young Living Trust, citing alleged breach of fiduciary duty for failing to transfer property she claims she is entitled to.

Motorist sued over Arthur Street crash in February

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 21, 2017, 8:24am

BELLEVILLE — A motorist is suing Stephen Brock Jr., citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries for a February crash in Belleville.

Casino Queen allegedly overserved motorist who struck and killed man on I-64

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 21, 2017, 8:22am

BELLEVILLE — The representative of an estate is suing Casino Queen Inc., a bar operator, claiming it overserved a patron who was responsible for a traffic fatality.

Man claims Country Casualty failed to cover fire damage at Millstadt property

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 21, 2017, 8:14am

BELLEVILLE — A homeowner is suing Country Casualty Insurance Company, citing alleged breach of insurance contract for refusing to cover damage from a fire.