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Rauner, state file motion to dismiss school districts' lawsuit over state funding

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Jun. 27, 2017, 11:27pm

Attorney General Lisa Madigan argues that claims brought against Gov. Bruce Rauner and the state by 17 school districts must be dismissed, stating that funding for public education is controlled by legislators.

Furniture company owners accused of refusing to compensate

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 27, 2017, 1:57pm

BELLEVILLE — A director of operations for Spec-Rite Designs company is suing the owners of a furniture company for allegedly refusing to compensate her for her work on a project.

United Ironworkers driver sued over East St. Louis crash

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 27, 2017, 1:27pm

BELLEVILLE — A motorist is suing a steel installation contractor company and its driver for allegedly causing an East St. Louis collision while attempting to make a U-turn.

Man claims truck driver side-swiped motorcycle

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 27, 2017, 11:40am

BELLEVILLE — A motorcyclist is suing a driver for allegedly drifting his employer's tractor into the plaintiff's lane and side-swiping the motorcycle. 

Physician, medical facility accused of medical negligence

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 27, 2017, 10:51am

BELLEVILLE — A patient is suing a physician and medical facilities for allegedly causing her to suffer a perforated bowel and severed ureter during a sigmoid colectomy.

Former technician sues Xtreme Shine for alleged unfair employment practices

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

BELLEVILLE — A detail technician is suing the owner of an automobile service company for allegedly failing to pay overtime wages and denying him a break to eat.

Appellate court compels arbitration for Energy Absorption Systems and John Thomas Inc. in worksite death case

Sara McCleary Jun. 27, 2017, 10:05am

MT. VERNON — The Fifth District Appellate Court recently affirmed St. Clair County Circuit Court Judge Vincent Lopinot's decision compelling arbitration in a lawsuit arising from a construction worker's 2012 worksite death.

Trucking company sues contractor for allegedly failing to pay

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 27, 2017, 9:34am

BELLEVILLE — A trucking company is suing an excavating contractor for allegedly failing to make payments.

Insurance company allegedly failed to compensate for vehicle damaged in flash floods

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 27, 2017, 9:29am

BELLEVILLE — Two vehicle owners are suing Unique Insurance Company for allegedly failing to properly compensate them when their vehicle was damaged in flash floods.

St. Clair County real estate May 15-31

Carrie Gonzalez Jun. 20, 2017, 8:31pm

An O'Fallon home sold for more than $492,000 as part of the recent St. Clair County real estate transactions for May 15-31.

Motorist sued over 2015 wreck at South Belt West and South Illinois

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 19, 2017, 8:15am

BELLEVILLE — A motorist is suing Patricia Henson, alleging that she negligently took a left-hand turn that caused an April 2015 Belleville accident.

Motorist sued over January crash on Camp Jackson Road

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 19, 2017, 8:10am

BELLEVILLE — A woman is suing Loren Hearty, alleging that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries while the defendant was driving.

Driver says other motorist, car owner negligent for crash at Fullerton and N. Illinois

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 19, 2017, 8:09am

BELLEVILLE — A driver is suing a motorist and owner of the vehicle, alleging negligence in a November accident.

Woman sues G&B Busing, driver for December crash in Dupo

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 19, 2017, 8:07am

BELLEVILLE — A motorist is suing Larry L. Watson and G&B Busing, alleging that the driver and his employer were negligent for a December bus crash.

Motorist alleges two drivers hit him while making left turn

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 19, 2017, 8:06am

BELLEVILLE — A driver is suing Victoria L. Douglas and Jennifer R. Delashmit, claiming they are responsible for injuries he suffered in a crash in May 2015.

Driver sues over 2015 Alorton crash

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 19, 2017, 8:05am

BELLEVILLE — A motorist has been sued in St. Clair County for negligence in causing a November 2015 wreck in Alorton.

Motorcyclist claims driver struck him at red light in Belleville

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 19, 2017, 7:59am

BELLEVILLE — A motorcyclist is suing a vehicle driver, alleging he suffered severe injuries due to her negligence while driving.

Driver allegedly ran red light at Lebanon Road and 161, causing crash

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 19, 2017, 7:56am

BELLEVILLE — A driver is suing another motorist, alleging the defendant was negligent and caused injuries.

Driver alleges motorist caused Fairview Heights collision

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 19, 2017, 7:54am

BELLEVILLE — A man is suing a motorist alleging negligence for a 2015 wreck in Fairview Heights.

Arrowhead Building, driver sued for crash on 157 exit ramp

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 19, 2017, 7:39am

BELLEVILLE — An Alton motorist is suing a truck driver and a building materials supplier, alleging negligence stemming from a rear-end crash on the shoulder of an exit ramp.