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Failure to defend lawsuit leads to new lawsuit in Madison County

Kelly Holleran Mar. 1, 2012, 12:16am

Goldner A company has filed suit against the business that it claims refused to defend it in a Madison County lawsuit.

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Leasing company sues over auto repairs

Kelly Holleran Mar. 1, 2012, 12:22am

Jeffery A leasing company has filed suit against the owners of vehicles it leases, saying the owners refuse to pay for repairs to the automobiles.

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Dairy farmer: Stray voltage made cattle ill and caused emotional distress

Kelly Holleran Mar. 1, 2012, 12:30am

A Carlyle man has filed suit against the electrical company that he claims caused his cattle to stop producing milk.

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Gilbert gives Tillery another 28 days to answer Syngenta's summary judgment motion

Ann Maher Mar. 1, 2012, 6:00am

Reeg U.S. District Judge Phil Gilbert has granted a 28-day stay in proceedings and deadlines in a proposed class action against Syngenta Crop Protection and Syngenta AG.

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Cook County suits involve alleged takeover at Freed and Weiss

Sarah Zavala Mar. 1, 2012, 6:25am

CHICAGO - An ongoing dispute between named partners at Freed & Weiss LLC has led to a couple of new lawsuits involving an alleged take over scheme.

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Matoesian orders parties in wrongful death suit to identify and depose witnesses

Christina Stueve Mar. 1, 2012, 6:42am

Betz Madison County Circuit Judge Andreas Matoesian on Wednesday set deadlines for both parties to identify and interview witnesses in a wrongful death lawsuit against an Alton doctor and his clinic.

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Matoesian resets CMC in worker's case against Alton and Southern

Christina Stueve Mar. 1, 2012, 8:23am

Papa Madison County Circuit Judge Andreas Matoesian on Wednesday reset a case management conference until April in a Collinsville man's case against his former employer, Alton and Southern Railway.

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Pedestrian injured at World Recreation and Shooting Complex sues

Kelly Holleran Mar. 1, 2012, 10:12am

A woman has filed suit against the driver who she claims braked his vehicle, then proceeded forward and struck her as she attempted to cross a parking lot.

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Frank Scott Parkway accident causes injuries, suit claims

Kelly Holleran Mar. 1, 2012, 10:20am

A St. Clair County woman claims she and her minor son suffered various injuries after a driver rear-ended the vehicle in which they rode.

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Local asbestos rules are unfair to defendants, candidate says; Tortfeasor Act should be amended

Ann Maher Mar. 1, 2012, 10:37am

Weber A former circuit judge says the Madison County asbestos docket suffers from a unique problem.

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Abrupt lane change in Edwardsville leads to accident, suit says

Andrea Dearden Mar. 1, 2012, 12:00pm

A Madison County woman is asking to be paid more than $50,000 by a driver who allegedly hit her while driving in Edwardsville.

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Passenger claims injuries in Edwardsville accident

Andrea Dearden Mar. 1, 2012, 12:00pm

A passenger allegedly hurt in an Edwardsville car crash is suing the driver she says caused it.

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Shelbyville couple sues over Route 157 accident

Kelly Holleran Mar. 2, 2012, 12:26am

A Shelbyville couple claims they sustained various injuries after a driver rear-ended their vehicle.

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Follow the Madison County Record on Facebook!

News Service Mar. 2, 2012, 2:41am

The Madison County Record is building a Facebook page.

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Metz retiring April 6; Applicants must apply by April 2

Christina Stueve Mar. 2, 2012, 5:59am

Metz Madison County Associate Judge Nelson Metz will retire April 6, it was announced on Friday.

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Callis continues mailman's lawsuit against dog owners

Christina Stueve Mar. 2, 2012, 9:00am

Mudge Madison County Chief Judge Ann Callis on Wednesday continued a hearing in a man's personal injury case until March 28.

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Ruth continues man's case against Sharky's

Christina Stueve Mar. 2, 2012, 11:00am

Cunningham Madison County Circuit Judge Dennis Ruth on Wednesday continued a case management conference to April 25 in a man's personal injury suit against a Collinsville sports bar.

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With ISBA approval and a dollar, you can get a cup of coffee

News Service Mar. 3, 2012, 6:00am

The Illinois State Bunglers Association has released a poll of its members rating the fitness of judges statewide. Believe it or not, lenient judges scored higher than sticklers.

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Construction worker sues driver over Route 158 incident

Kelly Holleran Mar. 5, 2012, 1:00am

A construction worker has filed suit against the driver who he claims struck him as he was holding a stop sign.

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