A patient alleging his legs were amputated after his leg pain was misdiagnosed has voluntarily dismissed the lawsuit.
Madison County Circuit Judge Mudge, Crowder, Matoesian and Ruth have hearings scheduled on the civil docket for the week of Jan. 25--29.
Madison County saw 11 civil jury trials go all the way to verdict in 2015 with Madison County juries awarding a total of $830,028 this year in four of those cases.Of those jury verdicts in favor of the plaintiffs, two of those cases were personal injury lawsuits arising out of car accidents. The other two cases alleged wrongful termination and fraud. Of the 11 jury verdicts, seven cases ended in defense verdicts. Seven cases were law cases and four were arbitration cases that could not reach agr
Madison County Civil Judges Mudge, Crowder, Ruth and Hylla, have hearings scheduled on the civil docket for the week of Dec. 14-18.
Madison County Circuit Judges Mudge, Matoesian and Ruth have hearings scheduled on the civil docket for the week of Sept. 28-Oct. 2.
Madison County Circuit Judges Crowder, Ruth and Mudge have hearings scheduled on the civil docket for the week of Aug. 17-21
Anderson Hospital withdraws its transfer request to Madison County in med mal suit over plastic surgery
Anderson Hospital sought to transfer a medical malpractice lawsuit to Madison County before withdrawing its motion in an effort to maintain jurisdiction in St. Clair County for a lawsuit alleging a woman suffered injuries following plastic surgery. Plaintiffs Mary and Wayne Lester filed their lawsuit on Jan. 28 against Dr. Ryan Diedrich and Southwestern Illinois Health Facilities, or Anderson Hospital. According to their complaint, Mary Lester alleges Diedrich performed plastic surgery on her