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What's the Matter with Madison County?

Stan Anderson Sep. 1, 2004, 9:33am

Madison County, Illinois has more class action lawsuit filings than any other county in America, having set a national record in 2003 with 106 class action filings. That's up from 77 class action filings in 2002, compared to only two filings in 1998. It is important to note that these cases have very little, if any, connection to Madison County.

Rosa White vs. America Online, Dulles, Va.

Steve Gonzalez Sep. 2, 2004, 5:43am

Southard v. Saint Anthony's Health Systems, Alton

Steve Gonzalez Sep. 2, 2004, 9:11am

Filed: September 2, 2004

Elaine Bolam v. My Poor Wife/ Bassett Furniture Direct, O'Fallon

Steve Gonzalez Sep. 2, 2004, 9:33am

Filed : September 2, 2004

Bolam, Elaine vs. My Poor Wife Inc.

News Service Sep. 2, 2004, 10:46am


Southard, Marty vs. Saint Anthony's Health System

News Service Sep. 2, 2004, 10:52am


Corporate tactics aim to curb justice

News Service Sep. 2, 2004, 12:44pm

Well, the Madison County Courthouse finally has drawn enough attention that it deserves it's own newspaper: The Madison County Record.

September 6 - 10

Brandon Copple Sep. 2, 2004, 1:07pm

Abbott Laboratories

Kardis Takes Center Stage in Asbestos

News Service Sep. 3, 2004, 5:57am

Circuit Judge Phillip Kardis makes his debut as boss of the asbestos docket on Thursday. Longtime Granite City judge no stranger to controversy, spotlight.

Tuesday, September 7

News Service Sep. 3, 2004, 10:56am


New Lawsuits, August 30 - September 3, 2004

Steve Gonzalez Sep. 3, 2004, 12:42pm

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Wednesday, September 8

News Service Sep. 4, 2004, 9:57am

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ISBA's High Horse

News Service Sep. 5, 2004, 7:11am

Agree? Disagree? Email us your comments to The ISBA should take off its rose-colored glasses, for voters sake.

Thursday, September 9

News Service Sep. 5, 2004, 9:12am

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Friday, September 10

News Service Sep. 6, 2004, 9:12am

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Senate candidates embody tort debate

Steve Stanek Sep. 6, 2004, 5:21pm

Haine the trial lawyer vs. Sherrill the businessman.

Justice is blind?

Tom Scurra Sep. 7, 2004, 7:12am

Status Call: September 9, 2004

News Service Sep. 7, 2004, 7:38am


Contact The Record

News Service Sep. 7, 2004, 9:00am

The Record is located in downtown Edwardsville. Our official office hours are 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

DirecTV late-fee case returned for arb decision

Brandon Copple Sep. 7, 2004, 10:34am

Appellate court finds Fiss erred in finding arbitration provision "unconscionable."