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Woman sues driver over rear-end collision

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 4, 2017, 5:31pm

BELLEVILLE — A woman is suing another motorist for allegedly causing a rear-end collision on Interstate 270.

Motorist alleges driver struck vehicle while backing up

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 4, 2017, 4:33pm

BELLEVILLE — A driver is suing another motorist for allegedly striking the plaintiff's vehicle while backing up.

Employee alleges Hucks used photo without consent

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Apr. 4, 2017, 3:22pm

An employee is suing Hucks for allegedly using her photograph on commercial advertisements without consent.

St. Clair County real estate March 21-27

Carrie Gonzalez Apr. 4, 2017, 1:01pm

An O'Fallon home sold for $466,000 as part of the recent St. Clair County real estate transactions for March 21-27.

St. Clair County foreclosures March 23-27

Carrie Gonzalez Apr. 4, 2017, 12:51pm

There were seven foreclosures in St. Clair County from March 23-27.

St. Clair County jury awards motorist more than $7,000 following Caseyville collision

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Apr. 4, 2017, 10:50am

A St. Clair County jury awarded a motorist $7,654.08 in damages for a Caseville accident allegedly caused by a driver who collided with the plaintiff while attempting to change lanes.

St. Clair County jury awards motorist more than $35,000

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Apr. 4, 2017, 10:45am

A St. Clair County jury awarded a motorist more than $35,000 in damages following a Belleville rear-end collision.

Motorcyclist awarded $50,000 in suit alleging he crashed to avoid girl on bicycle; Jury found plaintiff was 30 percent liable

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Apr. 4, 2017, 10:17am

A St. Clair County jury awarded a motorcyclist $50,000 in a crash he says was caused when he had to swerve to avoid a minor girl who rode her bicycle into his path, but found the plaintiff was 30 percent negligent in the collision.

Case of 4-year-old struck and killed in 2014 back before St. Clair County court

Karen Kidd Apr. 4, 2017, 7:31am

The case of a St. Clair County mother suing the father of her 4-year-old son and the driver of a vehicle that allegedly struck and killed him in 2014 is now back before the trial court in St. Clair County after an appeals court vacated a previous ruling.

Customer alleges lacerated thumb from crossbow

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 31, 2017, 10:32am

BELLEVILLE — A Kettering man is suing Barnett Outdoors LLC and seller Gander Mountain Co. alleging breach of implied warranty and consumer fraud for an injury allegedly related to the use of a crossbow.

Daimler Chrysler sued over alleged faulty airbag system

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 31, 2017, 10:27am

BELLEVILLE — An Illinois man is suing FCA US LLC, Daimler Chrysler, TK Holdings Inc. and others for allegedly producing a vehicle with a faulty airbag.

Woman sues Metro over trip, fall at East St. Louis train stop

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 31, 2017, 10:21am

BELLEVILLE — A woman is suing Bi-State Development Agency of the Missouri-Illinois Metropolitan District, doing business as Metro, for allegedly causing injuries due to failing to remove debris on its premises.

Appellate Court upholds judgment denying post-conviction petition for man serving 25 years

Zachary Lewis Mar. 31, 2017, 9:49am

The Fifth District Appellate Court has affirmed former St. Clair County circuit court judge John Baricevic's dismissal of a criminal defendant's post-conviction petition.

St. Clair County real estate March 14-20

Carrie Gonzalez Mar. 28, 2017, 10:39am

A Caseyville home sold for more than $688,000 as part of the recent St. Clair County real estate transactions.

St. Clair County foreclosures March 14-22

Carrie Gonzalez Mar. 28, 2017, 10:15am

There were seven foreclosures in St. Clair County from March 14-22.

O'Fallon woman claims Denny's handicap parking space not suitable

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 27, 2017, 8:33pm

BELLEVILLE — An O'Fallon woman claims several defendants violated the Americans with Disabilities Act after she allegedly fell while walking in the Denny's parking lot.

Driver says motorist negligently pulled out in front of her at Carlyle and College Plaza

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 27, 2017, 10:34am

BELLEVILLE — A driver claims motorist Bailie Scott was negligent while driving and caused a March 2015 collision on Carlyle Avenue.

First Bank claims Wallco Properties and its guarantor defaulted on loan

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 27, 2017, 9:49am

BELLEVILLE — A bank is suing Wallco Properties LLC and Mark A. Wallman, alleging the corporation and its guarantor failed to pay back a loan.

Freeburg company alleges construction company failed to pay for engineering services

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 26, 2017, 9:02am

BELLEVILLE — A Freeburg engineering consultant is suing Meise Brothers Construction Inc., citing alleged failure to pay for completed work.

Cook County process server sued for serving person under 13

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 26, 2017, 8:54am

BELLEVILLE — A Swansea man is suing a Cook County process server for allegedly humiliating him by abusing the process of law.