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Parents sue nursing home over daughter's care

Andrea Dearden Oct. 1, 2011, 3:41am

The parents of a St. Clair County woman are suing two nursing homes after the facilities allegedly neglected their daughter.

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Time to affirm the purpose of tort law

News Service Oct. 1, 2011, 11:47am

You see it happen in some fundraising organizations. People get together and form a group to advance a worthy cause and then start raising funds to support the group's efforts. Raising the funds is a means to an end.

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Rear-end accident on 161 subject of lawsuit

Andrea Dearden Oct. 3, 2011, 10:19am

A St. Clair County man is suing the driver of a car he says crashed into him while he was stopped at a red light in Belleville.

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Belleville sidewalk blamed for woman's injuries

Andrea Dearden Oct. 3, 2011, 10:22am

A St. Clair County woman is suing the City of Belleville after she allegedly tripped on an uneven sidewalk.

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Bank won't hire woman with bipolar disorder, suit claims

Kelly Holleran Oct. 3, 2011, 10:27am

A woman claims her former employer illegally refused to hire her for various positions after she took time off due to bipolar disorder.

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Collinsville accident is subject of suit

Andrea Dearden Oct. 3, 2011, 10:35am

A Madison County woman says a man driving his work truck ran a red light and crashed into her in Collinsvile.

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Takeda and Eli Lilly sued over Actos in Madison County

Kelly Holleran Oct. 3, 2011, 10:40am

Gori A man claims he developed bladder cancer after taking medication to treat his type II diabetes.

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Jury awards nearly $14K in rear-end collision case; Amount was less than arbitration decision

Christina Stueve Oct. 4, 2011, 4:00am

Geldmacher Madison County jurors on Monday awarded two women $13,915 following a two-car accident last year in Pontoon Beach.

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Botterbush in charge of security in Madison County Courthouse 'melting pot'

Christina Stueve Oct. 4, 2011, 5:44am

Botterbush Every day is different for Sgt. Raymond Botterbush, security supervisor at the Madison County Courthouse.

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Musician claims he was attacked at Granite City bar

Kelly Holleran Oct. 4, 2011, 8:14am

A musician claims he was attacked by an intoxicated patron after he finished playing music at a Granite City bar.

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Cop sues owner of car he crashed into

Andrea Dearden Oct. 4, 2011, 8:38am

A Madison County police officer wants to be reimbursed for a workers' compensation claim after he allegedly crashed into a car he was pursuing.

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Nameoki Road accident is subject of suit

Andrea Dearden Oct. 4, 2011, 8:42am

A Granite City woman is suing the driver of a car she says turned in front of her, causing a crash that hurt her and her son.

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Davol and CR Bard sued in St. Clair County over hernia patches

Kelly Holleran Oct. 4, 2011, 9:31am

Walton Twenty-six people across the nation have filed suit against the manufacturers of a hernia repair patch, saying they were harmed after doctors implanted the patch in them.

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Chicago lawyer to represent Edward D. Jones in alleged workplace harassment case

Christina Stueve Oct. 4, 2011, 3:55pm

Long Attorney Jennifer Long of the law firm Duane Morris in Chicago is representing Edward D. Jones and Co. and Matthew Johnson, defendants in a Madison County workplace harassment case.

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Debt collector's defense attorney requests court for more time to answer suit

Christina Stueve Oct. 4, 2011, 5:40pm

The defendant in a Madison County case over allegations that a debt collector broke the law when it repossessed a vehicle has asked for more time to answer the complaint.

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Man claims his throat was slashed, brother killed at ESL nightclub

Kelly Holleran Oct. 5, 2011, 8:35am

Gras An East St. Louis man claims his throat was slashed and his brother was killed by bouncers at an East St. Louis nightclub.

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Woman blames driver for failing to yield at malfunctioning light

Andrea Dearden Oct. 5, 2011, 8:47am

A Pinckneyville woman is suing the driver of the car that allegedly failed to stop at a malfunctioning traffic light in the village of Shiloh.

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Two new asbestos cases filed in St. Clair County

Kelly Holleran Oct. 5, 2011, 8:56am

Gori More asbestos lawsuits have been added to the growing list of cases in St. Clair County's asbestos docket.

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