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Man claims security officer shot him without justification

Molly English-Bowers May 4, 2016, 5:44pm

BELLEVILLE – A St. Clair County resident is suing over injuries he claims he received when a security officer at a housing authority shot him in the back.

Woman claims missing stop sign contributed to auto accident

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 12, 2016, 7:54pm

BELLEVILLE – A Belleville woman is suing over injuries resulting from an automobile wreck, citing negligence.

Passenger alleges collision caused by missing stop sign

The Madison County Record Apr. 6, 2016, 7:43am

A passenger claims the City of East St. Louis failed to replace a stop sign after it was stolen, causing her to suffer injuries from a collision.

Judge Stiehl remembered as the 'epitome' of a federal judge

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Feb. 15, 2016, 1:31pm

Former employees, colleagues and family remember retired federal judge William D. Stiehl, Sr., as an ethical judge who strived to make the community a better place through his fair sentencing practices and service to the country. Scholarly, reserved, ethical, honest, fair, sincere, distinguished, positive: These are just a handful of the words used to describe Judge Stiehl. Stiehl, 90, died on Feb. 8 following a brief illness. He was nominated to the bench by President Ronald Reagan in the U.S.

Woman's lawsuit alleges pattern of sexual harassment in City of East St. Louis

Molly English-Bowers Jan. 24, 2016, 11:14am

BENTON—An Illinois woman is suing over alleged sexual harassment by the former East St. Louis assistant police chief. 

East St. Louis ordered to file supplemental brief supporting tort immunity defense

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Aug. 25, 2015, 10:50am

St. Clair County Associate Judge Randall Kelley ordered The City of East St. Louis to file a supplemental brief to determine if the Tort Immunity Act applies to a former police officer’s lawsuit alleging the city is withholding compensation for accumulated sick days.

Judge Kelley denies City of East St. Louis’ motion to dismiss sexual assault suit

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Jul. 14, 2015, 10:13am

St. Clair County Associate Judge Randall Kelley denied the City of East St. Louis’ motion to dismiss a case accusing an East St. Louis security guard of sexually assaulting a former high school student numerous times.

East St. Louis seeks to dismiss retired police officer’s lawsuit over sick day compensation

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Jul. 14, 2015, 9:56am

The City of East St. Louis seeks to dismiss a former police officer’s lawsuit alleging the city is withholding compensation for accumulated sick days.

East St. Louis denies allegations in lawsuit claiming it tore down apartment building without consent

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Apr. 28, 2015, 7:50am

The City of East St. Louis is denying allegations in a resident’s lawsuit alleging her apartment was torn down without her permission.

Former police officer seeks compensation for accumulated sick days

The Madison County Record Apr. 7, 2015, 11:14am

Ripplinger

East St. Louis and officers remove lawsuit alleging police brutality to federal court

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Mar. 30, 2015, 4:50pm

Wagner

Fifth District affirms dismissal of terminated East St. Louis official’s lawsuit

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Mar. 26, 2015, 11:50am

Rudolf

St. Clair County real estate Dec. 30-Jan. 5

Carrie Gonzalez Jan. 23, 2015, 11:12am

December 30, 2014

St. Clair County real estate Dec. 22-29

Carrie Gonzalez Jan. 16, 2015, 12:23pm

December 22, 2014Belleville$60,000- 2103 E. C St.- Margaret Henson to David Tawater $46,500- 900 Forest Ave.- Fannie Mae to Donald P. Kissler $310,000- 1357 Rocky Creek Ct.- Julie Orlet-Schoen to Mark Heffernan and Melissa Render $134,000- 4709 Eyman Rd.- Alan and Joyce Maurer to Brittany Skaer and Ronny Geissert $149,000- 21 Coral Dr.- Carol J. Nester to Christian and Andria Powell $64,900- 23-25

East St. Louis sued by woman claiming apartment building was torn down without permission

Kelly Holleran Jan. 2, 2015, 8:33am

A woman alleges the city of East St. Louis tore down her apartment building without her permission.

St. Clair County real estate Dec. 8-12

Carrie Gonzalez Dec. 24, 2014, 11:43am

December 8, 2014

Police brutality claimed in suit against East St. Louis

The Madison County Record Dec. 8, 2014, 5:07pm

Beasley

St. Clair County real estate Nov. 17-24

Carrie Gonzalez Dec. 5, 2014, 10:32am

November 17, 2014

St. Clair County real estate transactions Sept. 22-26

Carrie Gonzalez Oct. 10, 2014, 7:40am

September 22, 2014

Door manufacturer claims it was not fully paid for work done at Jazz at Walter Circle

The Madison County Record Aug. 27, 2014, 8:17am

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