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Madison County civil docket April 3-7

Carrie Gonzalez Mar. 28, 2017, 10:48am

There are 30 cases with scheduled hearings on the Madison County civil docket for April 3-7.

Madison County asbestos jury docket April 3-7

Carrie Gonzalez Mar. 28, 2017, 10:45am

The Madison County asbestos jury docket is scheduled for April 3 and 7 at 9 a.m. in Associate Judge Stephen Stobbs' courtroom, room 327, at the Madison County Circuit Court in Edwardsville.

Madison County asbestos motion docket April 3-7

Carrie Gonzalez Mar. 28, 2017, 10:42am

The Madison County asbestos motion docket is scheduled for April 3-7 at 9 a.m. in Associate Judge Stephen Stobbs' courtroom, room 327, at the Madison County Circuit Court in Edwardsville.

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.

Madison County foreclosures March 20-24

Carrie Gonzalez Mar. 28, 2017, 10:12am

There were 16 foreclosures in Madison County from March 20-24.

Patient alleges chiropractor failed to diagnose spinal tumor

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 28, 2017, 9:25am

EDWARDSVILLE — A patient is suing a doctor and medical group for allegedly failing to diagnose a spinal tumor.

Woman sues East Alton school over trip, fall

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 28, 2017, 9:03am

EDWARDSVILLE — A woman is suing the Washington Early Childhood Center alleging she broke her hip when she tripped on a rug holder.

Towne Lounge sued for alleged copyright infringement

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 27, 2017, 10:23pm

EAST ST. LOUIS — Several copyright owners are suing Towne Lounge for allegedly allowing their musical compositions to be performed without authorization.

Driver sues another motorist for allegedly causing collision

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 27, 2017, 9:28pm

BELLEVILLE — A driver is suing another motorist for allegedly causing a collision while attempting to turn.

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.

Matthew Foley charged in attack on County Board chairman Prenzler

Ann Maher Mar. 27, 2017, 7:19pm

Matthew J. Foley, 37, of Edwardsville, faces felony charges in connection with the March 11 attack on Madison County Board Chairman Kurt Prenzler at a fundraiser at St. Mary and St. Mark Catholic Church in Madison.

Illinois has hurt its economy by piling on taxes since the great recession

Michael Lucci, Illinois Policy Institute Mar. 27, 2017, 12:25pm

State and local tax hikes in Illinois have hurt economic growth, lowered the standard of living, and contributed to out-migration.

Rosenstengel denies plaintiff motion to sub regulatory expert for former FDA chief in upcoming Depakote trial

The Madison County Record Mar. 27, 2017, 7:55am

Former Food and Drug Administration director David Kessler can’t testify as an expert about regulation of seizure drug Depakote at a trial over birth defects, U.S. District Judge Nancy Rosenstengel ruled on March 17.

Nameoki Township laborer claims Highway Commissioner retaliated against him for political views

Ann Maher Mar. 26, 2017, 3:22pm

A Nameoki Township Highway Department worker claims he is being retaliated against for supporting his boss's political opponent in the upcoming April 4 election.

Equifax, TransUnion, Experian and First Progress Card accused of misleading credit reporting

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 26, 2017, 9:54am

EAST ST. LOUIS — A New Baden woman is suing Equifax Information Services LLC, TransUnion LLC, Experian Information Solutions Inc. and First Progress Card, citing alleged inaccurate and misleading reporting of credit.

MotoMart failed to provide handicapped parking and other accommodations, class action suit alleges

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 26, 2017, 9:53am

EAST ST. LOUIS — A St. Louis disabled man and a civil rights organization have filed a class action lawsuit against FKG Oil Company d/b/a MotoMart, citing alleged discrimination for lack of accommodations for patrons with disabilities.

Illinois appellate court upholds murder conviction appeal, which argued ineffectual defense for agreeing to DNA testing delay

Sara McCleary Mar. 26, 2017, 9:51am

The Fifth District Appellate Court has upheld the convictions and sentences of a man found guilty of first-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder in St. Clair County Circuit Judge Robert Haida's court. 

Herndon dismisses some defendants in Syngenta corn seed litigation but delays entry of judgment

Chandra Lye Mar. 26, 2017, 9:38am

U.S. District Judge David Herndon has dismissed some big players named as defendants in corn seed litigation, but is delaying entry of judgment until the case against Syngenta AG is closed.

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.