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Tow truck driver sued by woman whose husband, son died in crash

Kelly Holleran Dec. 1, 2008, 7:33am

A Madison County woman has filed a suit against a Madison County man and the company for which he worked, alleging her husband and son were killed after the man collided with the rear of their vehicle.

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Machine operator sues CSX over injuries

Kelly Holleran Dec. 1, 2008, 7:35am

A CSX Transportation employee has filed suit against the company, alleging he was seriously injured because of his work as a machine operator for the company.

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Granite City crash blamed for injuries

Kelly Holleran Dec. 1, 2008, 7:36am

A woman has filed suit against a Collinsville man, alleging she was injured after a collision.

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New asbestos claims filed in Madison County

Kelly Holleran Dec. 1, 2008, 7:38am

A total of 13 new asbestos lawsuits were filed in Madison County during the week of Nov. 17 through Nov. 21.

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Prosthetic leg maker sued by man alleging multiple falls

Kelly Holleran Dec. 1, 2008, 9:33am

A St. Charles man has filed suit against Orthotic and Prosthetic Lab, alleging he was seriously injured after multiple falls due to his prosthetic leg becoming detached from his body.

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Red Bud woman claims injuries from auto accident

Kelly Holleran Dec. 1, 2008, 9:38am

A Red Bud woman has filed suit against a Belleville woman, alleging her head, neck, shoulder and back were injured after a collision.

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Kmart named in 'Germ Defense' class action

Kelly Holleran Dec. 1, 2008, 10:22am

A class action lawsuit filed in St. Clair County on Nov. 21 alleges Kmart engaged in unfair and deceptive practices designed to mislead the public when marketing its Germ Defense products.

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Madison County swears in two new judges

Steve Gonzalez Dec. 1, 2008, 5:00pm

Dennis Ruth is sworn in to a six-year term as Madison County Circuit Court judge on Dec. 1. More than 125 people gathered in the Madison County courthouse to watch Dennis Ruth take his oath of office to become Madison County's newest circuit judge.

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Bayer sued over drug used in bypass surgery

Kelly Holleran Dec. 2, 2008, 4:47am

An Illinois woman has filed a wrongful death suit against Bayer, alleging her 79-year-old husband died after being injected with Trasylol, a drug used in coronary artery bypass graft surgeries.

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Fairview Heights accident is subject of suit

Kelly Holleran Dec. 2, 2008, 4:50am

Ginnie Jenson has filed suit against Pramila Panta and Paul J. Herzberg, alleging she was seriously injured after a collision with them.

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Illinois Central repairman files FELA complaint

Kelly Holleran Dec. 2, 2008, 4:51am

An Illinois Central Railroad employee has filed suit against the company, claiming he was injured during his tenure as a track repairman and machine operator.

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Leadership coach sues Fairview Heights for breaching $50k contract

Kelly Holleran Dec. 2, 2008, 5:32am

Teamwork by Design and its owner Richard Avdoian have filed a breach of contract complaint against the city of Fairview Heights, alleging the city has failed to pay for more than $50,000 worth of training and leadership services.

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Head and neck injuries claimed in auto accident suit

Kelly Holleran Dec. 2, 2008, 5:43am

John O'Leary has filed suit against Jeremiah M. Fain, alleging his head and neck were injured after a rear-end collision.

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Passengers in stopped vehicle on I-64 sue drivers

Kelly Holleran Dec. 2, 2008, 5:49am

Four minors have filed suit against Arkansas Valley Feathers and one of its employees, plus a Carbondale woman, alleging they were seriously injured after an accident.

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Laborer sues Mine Supply Co. over injuries

Kelly Holleran Dec. 2, 2008, 6:28am

A Centerville man has filed suit against The Mine Supply Company, claiming his lower back was injured after he attempted to install a pump motor assembly that the company had repaired.

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Black Lane collision subject of St. Clair County suit

Kelly Holleran Dec. 2, 2008, 6:33am

A Collinsville woman has filed suit against a Troy man, alleging she was severely injured after a collision.

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New Athens nursing home sued over resident's injuries

Kelly Holleran Dec. 2, 2008, 7:38am

An attorney-in-fact has filed a suit New Athens Home for the Aged on behalf of one of the nursing home's residents, alleging the resident fractured her left leg, right leg and dislocated her right shoulder because of the home's neglect.

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Kruta bakery named in personal injury suit

Kelly Holleran Dec. 2, 2008, 7:50am

A St. Clair County man and his wife have filed suit against a Madison County man and the company for which he was working, alleging they were seriously injured after a collision.

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State cop sues truck driver who punched him in the face

Kelly Holleran Dec. 2, 2008, 10:32am

An Illinois state police officer has filed suit against a Fayette County man and the trucking company for which he worked, alleging his jaw was broken after the man punched him in the face.

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Virgil Calvert nursing home sued on resident's behalf

Kelly Holleran Dec. 3, 2008, 3:45am

An attorney-in-fact has filed a suit against Virgil Calvert Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and its owner on behalf of one of the nursing home's residents, alleging the resident developed decubitus ulcers on her body because of the home's neglect.

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