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Residents allege environmental contamination led to deaths

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 29, 2016, 5:35pm

EDWARDSVILLE – Multiple estate administrators have sued over the alleged wrongful deaths of their family members, in a claim that the deaths were caused by environmental contamination.

Motorist claims driver negligently caused O'Fallon collision

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 29, 2016, 5:28pm

BELLEVILLE – A motorist is suing over injuries he received when the defendant allegedly caused a collision by turning left in front of him.

More consumers file lawsuits against makers of Just For Men products in St. Clair County

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 29, 2016, 5:21pm

EDWARDSVILLE – Nearly 150 plaintiffs have sued the makers of Just For Men hair-care products and hair dyes, claiming they were damaged by using the products.

Woman alleges injuries from Collinsville accident

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 28, 2016, 9:12pm

BELLEVILLE – The passenger in a motor vehicle is suing the driver over alleged injuries she received during an accident.

Customer alleges injuries from motorized cart at Weekends Only

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 28, 2016, 9:01pm

BELLEVILLE – A customer at a retail store is suing over injuries she alleges she received while she was using one of the store's motorized carts.

Passenger alleges injuries after driver crashed into hole

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 28, 2016, 8:55pm

BELLEVILLE – A passenger in a vehicle is suing over injuries he alleges he received when the driver wrecked in a construction zone.

Business owner says defendant failed to complete work on monument sign

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 28, 2016, 8:50pm

BELLEVILLE – The owner of a medical facility is suing over allegedly incomplete work on a sign he paid to have installed.

Man alleges injuries from collapsed balcony railing

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 28, 2016, 8:42pm

BELLEVILLE – An invitee of the defendants is suing over injuries he alleges he received when he was visiting their vacation property.

Widow sues over alleged asbestos exposure following husband's death

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 25, 2016, 4:01pm

BELLEVILLE – The widow and special administrator of her husband's estate is suing over his alleged exposure to asbestos that the suit claims led to his death. Negligence and spoilation of evidence are among the counts.

Steel-coating company claims customer owes $63,000

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 25, 2016, 3:42pm

BELLEVILLE – A company that applies coatings to steel products is suing over alleged breach of contract.

Credit union complicit in consumer fraud, four plaintiffs claim

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 25, 2016, 3:38pm

BELLEVILLE – Four limited liability corporations are suing over the alleged embezzlement of money from their credit union accounts. The counts range from consumer fraud to negligent hiring.

Motorist claims impaired driver collided with his vehicle

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 22, 2016, 1:58pm

BELLEVILLE – A motorist is suing another driver and the vehicle's owner over allegations that he was injured in the course of a crash.

Man alleges wife died at hospital due to negligence

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 21, 2016, 5:21pm

BELLEVILLE – A man who is personal representative of his deceased wife's estate is suing over her alleged wrongful death while in a hospital.

Plaintiff claims dentist extracted more teeth than necessary

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 20, 2016, 7:58pm

BELLEVILLE – A dental patient is suing over two allegations: unnecessary removal of teeth and the dentist's failure to disclose his terminal illness.

Passenger alleges injuries from loose wheelchair in bus crash

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 20, 2016, 7:49pm

BELLEVILLE – A passenger on a city bus is suing over a claim that she was injured when a wheelchair on the bus rolled into her in the course of a crash.

Man alleges injuries from fall off top of truck

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 20, 2016, 7:44pm

BELLEVILLE – A car hauler and his wife are suing over injuries he allegedly suffered in a fall from atop a truck.

Aviation services firm alleges damage due to defective equipment

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 20, 2016, 7:38pm

BELLEVILLE – An aviation services firm has filed a lawsuit alleging that a defective device caused damage to an aircraft.

Plaintiff claims rear-end collision caused injuries

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 19, 2016, 5:08pm

BELLEVILLE – A Centralia woman is suing over injuries she allegedly received in the course of an automobile accident in New Baden.

Estate claims facility provided negligent care, leading to patient's death

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 18, 2016, 7:01pm

BELLEVILLE – The sister of a deceased woman who is acting as the executor of her estate has filed suit over the alleged negligent medical care the deceased woman received in a long-term care facility.

Man files Dram Shop suit after allegedly being struck by drunk driver

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 18, 2016, 6:12pm

BELLEVILLE – A St. Clair County resident is suing over injuries that he says resulted from being struck by an allegedly drunk driver as he was walking across a road.