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Former employee alleges sexual harassment at Kathy's Kars Inc.

Michael Abella Dec. 1, 2016, 8:20am

EDWARDSVILLE – A woman alleges she resigned from her position at an East Alton business because of sexual harassment.

Sellers allege buyers of Granite City, Madison properties defaulted on payments

Michael Abella Dec. 1, 2016, 8:20am

EDWARDSVILLE – Two sellers allege the buyers of their Granite City property defaulted on their payments.

SIUE professor accused of defamation; Suit seeks $33M in punitive damages

Michael Abella Dec. 1, 2016, 8:31am

EDWARDSVILLE — Two authors/educators in the field of astronomy are suing astronomer Pamela Gay, a professor at Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville, alleging libel, defamation and intentional infliction of emotional distress.

Driver alleges she was injured in College Avenue crash

Michael Abella Dec. 1, 2016, 8:33am

EDWARDSVILLE – A Bethalto woman alleges an Alton driver's negligence caused an accident.

Man sues Employbridge Southeast following fork truck incident

Michael Abella Dec. 1, 2016, 8:34am

EDWARDSVILLE — A man is suing Employbridge Southeast LLC and Michael Sullivan, employer and driver, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Two passengers blame driver for injuries from collision

Michael Abella Dec. 1, 2016, 8:45am

EDWARDSVILLE — Two passengers are suing a driver they claim failed to take sufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Riverside Saloon accused of violating Dram Shop Act

Michael Abella Dec. 1, 2016, 8:47am

EDWARDSVILLE — A patron is suing TRKYMIK Inc., d/b/a Riverside Saloon, and Anita J. Bowman, beer concessionaires, alleging unlawful sale of alcohol to an intoxicated person and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

First Bank alleges unpaid loan

Michael Abella Dec. 1, 2016, 8:48am

BELLEVILLE — A banking corporation is suing borrower CDC Development Co. and guarantor Donald J. Johnson, alleging breach of a promissory note and guaranty agreement.

Alton Village Inn Pancake House blamed for alleged bench collapse

Michael Abella Dec. 1, 2016, 8:51am

EDWARDSVILLE — A customer is suing CMD LLC, d/b/a Alton Village Inn Pancake House, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Motorist sued following Interstate 55 collision

Michael Abella Dec. 4, 2016, 2:23pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A driver and two passengers are suing motorist DeAngelo Watson, alleging negligence in connection with a highway collision.

Patient alleges doctors failed to diagnose breast cancer

Michael Abella Dec. 4, 2016, 2:25pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A married couple's lawsuit against Tommy Hill, M.D.; Terry Burk, M.D.; Maryville Radiology Group Ltd.; Southwestern Illinois Health Facilities Inc.; et al, alleges negligence in medical care.

Two passengers blame driver for crash injuries

Michael Abella Dec. 4, 2016, 2:30pm

BELLEVILLE — Two Missouri residents are suing Melvin Edwards, a vehicle owner and driver, alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Mother sues following Alton collision

Michael Abella Dec. 4, 2016, 2:32pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A mother is suing motorist Alec Schultz, alleging negligence and insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Grandmother sues home owners after tripping while trick or treating

Michael Abella Dec. 4, 2016, 2:52pm

BELLEVILLE — A grandmother is suing Smithon residents Michael Mattingly and Kimberly Mattingly, alleging negligence in connection with Halloween injuries.

Pedestrian seeks damages from Collinsville motorist, insurer after collision

Michael Abella Dec. 4, 2016, 3:04pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A pedestrian is suing a Collinsville motorist and her insurer, alleging negligence and insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Victims of Madison County bid rigging scheme cannot sue bond holder, Supreme Court rules

The Madison County Record Dec. 4, 2016, 3:10pm

SPRINGFIELD – Victims of bid rigging at auctions of former Madison County treasurer Fred Bathon can’t sue the holder of his $1 million surety bond, Illinois Supreme Court Justices ruled on Dec. 1.  

Prenzler sworn in as Madison County Chairman; First action is to allow veteran Lavite back into office

Ann Maher Dec. 5, 2016, 12:31pm

Prenzler was sworn into office this morning by Associate Judge Luther Simmons before a crowd that included elected officials and supporters.

Man alleges father died following medical procedures

Michael Abella Dec. 5, 2016, 1:38pm

BELLEVILLE — A man claims his father died as a result of medical negligence, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent Asystole.

Driver alleges injuries after accident at intersection in Caseyville

Michael Abella Dec. 5, 2016, 1:38pm

BELLEVILLE – A driver has filed suit against a Belleville man after an accident in Caseyville.

Motorcyclist seeks damages after accident in Fairview Heights

Michael Abella Dec. 5, 2016, 1:40pm

BELLEVILLE – A motorcyclist alleges a distracted driver rear-ended him, cauing at least $50,000 in damages.