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Customer sues produce provider over fall

Michael Abella Oct. 13, 2016, 1:47pm

BELLEVILLE — A customer is suing Military Produce Group LLC, a fresh produce provider, alleging that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Man blames East St. Louis motorist for alleged negligence

Michael Abella Oct. 13, 2016, 1:45pm

BELLEVILLE — A vehicle passenger is suing Moesha Allen, an East St. Louis motorist, alleging that insufficient measures were taken to prevent a collision that caused injuries.

Metro East Marine claims work on intersection damaged property

Michael Abella Oct. 13, 2016, 1:41pm

BELLEVILLE — A boat sales and service business is suing Hank's Excavating & Landscaping Inc. and Keely & Sons Inc., accusing the contractors of negligence in construction of a roundabout intersection.

Woman says she slipped on banana peel in Aldi's lot

Michael Abella Oct. 13, 2016, 1:25pm

BELLEVILLE — A customer is suing Aldi Inc., a retail store operator, alleging that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Shopper alleges injuries from slip and fall at Wal-Mart

Michael Abella Oct. 11, 2016, 7:14pm

BELLEVILLE — A woman claims she was injured when she slipped and fell on water while entering a Wal-Mart store.

People Against Dirty Manufacturing PBC accused of false all natural label

Michael Abella Oct. 11, 2016, 7:06pm

BELLEVILLE — A woman has filed a class-action lawsuit against People Against Dirty Manufacturing PBC, a cleaning products manufacturer, citing alleged deceptive and unfair business practices over its all natural label.

Customer alleges injuries from trip and fall in Wal-Mart parking lot

Michael Abella Oct. 11, 2016, 6:10pm

BELLEVILLE — A woman claims she was injured when she stepped in a pothole in the Wal-Mart parking lot.

St. Clair County foreclosures Sept. 23-Oct. 5

Carrie Gonzolaz Oct. 11, 2016, 5:48pm

St. Clair County saw 25 foreclosures from Sept. 23-Oct. 5.

St. Clair County real estate Sept. 20-30

Carrie Gonzolaz Oct. 11, 2016, 5:35pm

Here is a list of recent real estate transactions for St. Clair County for Sept. 20-30.

Consumers allege injuries from Just For Men hair products

Michael Abella Oct. 11, 2016, 9:33am

BELLEVILLE — A group of consumers has filed suit against Combe Inc, Combe Products Inc., Combe Laboratories and Combe International Ltd., hair care product manufacturers, alleging that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Man alleges injuries after plastic container collapsed

Michael Abella Oct. 11, 2016, 9:32am

BELLEVILLE — A man is suing Buckhorn Inc., a plastic container manufacturer, citing alleged failure to warn and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Plant owner accuses Jet Enterprises & Holding of trespass, conversion

Michael Abella Oct. 11, 2016, 9:31am

BELLEVILLE — A plant owner is suing Jet Enterprises & Holding Co. LLC, a California corporation, citing alleged illegal and improper financial gain.

Son sues nursing homes, other defendants over mother’s alleged neglect, death

The Madison County Record Oct. 5, 2016, 10:39am

EAST ST. LOUIS – Two nursing homes are being sued after a woman allegedly was neglected in their care and later died from complications related to her poor health.

Local judges shared tips and experiences of trial ethics at IDC conference

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 4, 2016, 9:28pm

Local circuit judges came together on Sept. 29 to discuss a judicial perspective of ethical pitfalls at IDC’s Perspectives, Predictions & Pointers defense conference held at Busch Stadium in St. Louis.

Appellate record shows Cook made eight reversible errors leading up to heroin arrest; Two murder suspects also got new trials

The Madison County Record Oct. 4, 2016, 5:04pm

Former St. Clair County judge Michael Cook abused the rights of 10 suspects and prisoners in 10 months prior to his arrest on heroin charges.

St. Clair County real estate Sept. 14-19

Carrie Gonzolaz Oct. 4, 2016, 9:37am

A Shiloh home sold for $840,000 as part of the recent St. Clair County real estate transactions for Sept. 14-19.

Losing litigant argues that judge's appearance on parade float with opposing party is proof he should have recused

The Madison County Record Sep. 28, 2016, 7:26am

St. Clair County circuit judge Robert LeChien dismissed a suit against Cahokia village clerk Richard Duncan in a political season that also found them courting voters together.  

St. Clair County real estate Sept. 9-13

Carrie Gonzolaz Sep. 27, 2016, 1:56pm

A list of recent real estate transactions for St. Clair County. Including Belleville, Cahokia, Caseyville, Collinsville, Dupo, East Carondelet, East St. Louis, Fairmont City, Fairview Heights, Freeburg, Lebanon, Marissa, Mascoutah, Millstadt, New Athens, New Baden, O’Fallon, Rauscher, St. Libory, Shiloh, Smithton, Swansea and Waterloo.

St. Clair County foreclosures Sept. 12-22

Carrie Gonzolaz Sep. 27, 2016, 1:51pm

Here is a list of the recent St. Clair County foreclosures for Sept. 12-22.

Mother alleges hospital failed to provide HSV treatment for newborn

Michael Abella Sep. 22, 2016, 11:40am

BELLEVILLE — An Illinois mother is suing Maryville health care providers, alleging their negligence caused injuries to her newborn son.