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Divorce proceeding: Rick Jones says IRS, FBI have his ledgers

Steve Korris Aug. 1, 2008, 7:00am

IRS and FBI agents have obtained records of former developer and contractor Rick Jones of Wood River, according to a document in his divorce proceeding against wife Dorothy Jones.

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No to Gateway Connector

News Service Aug. 1, 2008, 9:38am

To the editor:

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The Audacity of Arrogance: The Fresh Prince of Hot Air

John J. Hopkins Aug. 2, 2008, 10:14am

Hopkins The problem, therefore, dear readers, is not that he is black, but that he's green.

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Stove scare

News Service Aug. 2, 2008, 12:26pm

St. Louis' very own Steven Tillery sounded the alarm on America's great "stove tipping" consumer menace.

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Pair of class actions up for hearing in Madison, St. Clair counties

Steve Korris Aug. 4, 2008, 1:00am

Hylla Two judges in two counties will hold hearings two days apart in two identical class actions from two law firms.

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Suit filed on unpaid promissory notes totaling $1.2 million

Ann Knef Aug. 5, 2008, 8:52am

Brian H. Bauer has filed a complaint against Jim Sehr, seeking more than $1.2 million for unpaid promissory notes.

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Mother says daughter fondled by male students on school bus

Ann Knef Aug. 5, 2008, 10:18am

Laidlaw Transit Inc. and Collinsville Community Unit School District 10 are being sued by a woman who claims her daughter was fondled by male students on a school bus last year.

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Elevator employee injured by falling debris in shaft, suit claims

Ann Knef Aug. 5, 2008, 10:20am

An employee of Kone Elevator claims he was hurt by falling ceiling materials in an elevator shaft at a job site in Edwardsville, according to a personal injury lawsuit.

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Glen Carbon attorney elected ISBA treasurer

Ann Knef Aug. 5, 2008, 10:44am

Dennis Orsey Attorney Dennis J. Orsey of Glen Carbon has been elected treasurer of the Illinois State Bar Association (ISBA) by its 25-member Board of Governors.

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Mall customer claims injuries after tripping near Dillard's

Ann Knef Aug. 6, 2008, 9:49am

St. Clair Square St. Clair Square customer Lavinia Hoelter is seeking in excess of $250,000 in damages for injuries she says she sustained outside the Fairview Heights mall when she tripped over fencing material.

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Hole in McDonald's parking lot caused injuries, woman claims

Ann Knef Aug. 6, 2008, 10:25am

McDonald's A woman who tripped in a McDonald's parking lot on pavement used for the drive-through is suing the restaurant owner for damages in excess of $50,000.

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JF Electric and driver sued after trailer crosses into oncoming lane

Ann Knef Aug. 6, 2008, 10:45am

JF Electric is being sued by a woman who allegedly sustained serious injuries when a trailer loaded with a wooden light pole came unhooked and crossed into her oncoming traffic lane.

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Sears customer claims stove was defective

Steve Gonzalez Aug. 6, 2008, 11:33pm

Donald Weeks has filed a breach of contract suit against Sears, alleging a gas ranged stove he purchased had defects.

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Blue soapy substance leads to suit against Dollar General

Steve Gonzalez Aug. 6, 2008, 11:36pm

Dollar General A mother who slipped and fell while holding her daughter at the Pontoon Beach Dollar General has filed a personal injury suit seeking damages in excess of $15,000.

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Shopper sues Wal-Mart for slipping on slippery substance

Steve Gonzalez Aug. 6, 2008, 11:37pm

Wal-Mart A man who slipped and fell while shopping for bird seed has filed a personal injury suit against the Glen Carbon Wal-Mart store.

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Wrongful death complaint filed against Odesco Industrial Services

Steve Gonzalez Aug. 6, 2008, 11:38pm

Patrick and Linda McMahon of St. Louis has filed a wrongful death suit against Odesco Industrial Services, seeking damages for their son's death.

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