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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Romney-Ryan ticket is better choice

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

T0 The Editor:

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.

Sholar challenges Gibbons to debate

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

To the Editor:

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.

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.

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.

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.

Madison County Civil Docket : 9/10 - 9/14/2012

Carrie Gonzalez Sep. 5, 2012, 4:40am

Monday, September 10

Madison County Abestos Jury Docket: 9/10/2012

Carrie Gonzalez Sep. 5, 2012, 5:15am

Monday, September 10

Madison County Abestos Motion Docket: 9/10 & 9/12/2012

Carrie Gonzalez Sep. 5, 2012, 5:26am

Monday, September 10

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."

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.

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.

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.

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.