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District Court grants summary judgment for East St. Louis strip club in discrimination case

Chandra Lye Jun. 2, 2017, 3:48pm

BENTON — Summary judgment has been granted for an employer by a district court in a case of alleged workplace discrimination.

Construction company granted motion for good-faith settlement in highway crash case

Zachary Lewis May 23, 2017, 10:30am

BENTON — A lawsuit arising from a crash on westbound I-70 four years ago in Madison County has settled in federal court.

Insurance company sues drivers involved in accident over wrongful claim

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 31, 2017, 9:41am

A Georgia insurance company is suing RMFS Inc., Randall Myers and Deanna Morris, who were involved in a car accident on July 10, 2014, citing alleged wrongful claim of insurance coverage.

Rosenstengel awards med mal plaintiff who suffered kidney damage $29.6 million

Ann Maher Mar. 15, 2017, 2:48pm

U.S. District Judge Nancy Rosenstengel on Tuesday awarded a plaintiff in a medical malpractice suit $29.6 million in damages following a bench trial that took place in federal court in East St. Louis in October.

Oilfield services company accused of retaliatory discharge

Michael Abella Mar. 3, 2017, 3:31pm

BENTON — A former employee is suing an oilfield services company for allegedly terminating him for seeking workers' compensation benefits.

Former SIU law student alleges wrongful expulsion

Michael Abella Jan. 23, 2017, 10:24pm

BENTON — A former Southern Illinois University student alleges she was wrongfully expelled from law school.