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Be quiet, Stevie, and you'll get a big lollipop!

News Service Sep. 1, 2012, 7:46am

If you're not careful, you're liable to teach your children the wrong lessons.

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Woman claims O'Fallon mobile home was uninhabitable in suit against Progressive Property

Andrea Dearden Sep. 4, 2012, 1:34am

Berry An O'Fallon woman is asking for her money back after the mobile home she rented was allegedly found to be filthy and unlivable.

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State Farm sues uninsured motorist to recover auto claim

Andrea Dearden Sep. 4, 2012, 1:40am

A Mississippi man is accused of being under-insured after allegedly causing a car crash in Fairview Heights.

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Surgical staples caused pain, med mal complaint alleges

Andrea Dearden Sep. 4, 2012, 1:43am

Gras A St. Clair County woman says the staples used in her stomach surgery caused her a great deal of pain and is suing her Belleville doctors for allegedly failing to figure out why.

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Fourth District reverses $17.8 million verdict in asbestos conspiracy case

Bethany Krajelis Sep. 4, 2012, 9:42am

Simpson A split panel of the Fourth District Appellate Court has reversed a $17.8 million verdict in a McLean County asbestos conspiracy case, saying the lower court erred in denying the defendants' motions for a judgment notwithstanding the verdict.

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Romney-Ryan ticket is better choice

News Service Sep. 4, 2012, 11:21am

T0 The Editor:

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Candidates, campaigns and constituents: We want to hear from you

News Service Sep. 4, 2012, 11:42am

With Labor Day behind us and just nine weeks to go until Election Day, campaigns are now switching in to high gear.

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Sholar challenges Gibbons to debate

News Service Sep. 4, 2012, 11:54am

To the Editor:

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Driver's case against hospital settles through mediation on eve of trial

Christina Stueve Hodges Sep. 4, 2012, 11:55am

Behr A trial scheduled to begin Tuesday in Madison County over a delivery driver's case against Gateway Regional Medical Center has been mediated and settled.

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Modular home builder Contempri Homes sued by customer

Andrea Dearden Sep. 5, 2012, 1:47am

A St. Clair County man is suing the builder of his modular home claiming it failed to provide what was promised.

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Supreme Court sets docket for September term; Arguments over St. Clair forum case slated

Bethany Krajelis Sep. 5, 2012, 2:00am

Gavin The Illinois Supreme Court will hear arguments this month in a St. Clair County asbestos case over forum.

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Portrait studio worker claims retaliatory discharge

Andrea Dearden Sep. 5, 2012, 2:00am

A St. Clair County portrait studio is accused of firing one of its employees after she complained about the company's working conditions.

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Altercation with car repossessor was in self-defense, defendant answers

Christina Stueve Hodges Sep. 5, 2012, 11:15am

A Granite City repossession company claims any physical contact between a Jefferson County, Mo. man and any individual defendant "was incidental or in self-defense."

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Ravanelli's sued by customer who trips on parking lot speed bump

Kelly Holleran Sep. 6, 2012, 1:50am

Gorman A man has filed suit against the restaurant where he claims he tripped and fell on a speed bump in the parking lot.

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Norfolk Southern sued over trackman's knee injuries

Kelly Holleran Sep. 6, 2012, 1:53am

A former railroad worker claims he sustained knee injuries after enduring repetitive trauma throughout his career.

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Gateway Regional and doctors sued over alleged overdose of pain reliever

Kelly Holleran Sep. 6, 2012, 1:56am

The wife of a recently deceased man seeks more than $1 million from doctors and the hospital where she says her husband died of an alleged overdose on a pain reliever.

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Driver claims he was rear-ended on Route 15

Andrea Dearden Sep. 6, 2012, 2:00am

A St. Clair County man says he was rear-ended while driving in Belleville.

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