New Lawsuits: Thursday, Nov. 4
Billy Sanders v. Denny's RestaurantSanders alleges he was fired from Denny's after he filed a workman’s compensation claim. He is seeking damages in excess of $50,000 for loss of wages and humiliation he suffered. The complaint did not state which Denny's restaurant he was fired from, or where Sanders lives.
J-Moran; PA-Lance Mallon
04 L 1227
Karen Jones v. Richard Greer Trucking & Sljivo Nerwin
J-Matoesian; PA-Jon G. Carlson
Negligence: Jones claims that Nerwin, an agent for Greer trucking, collided with her vehicle on Madison Avenue in Wood River on April 20. Jones is seeking at least $50,000 for injuries she allegedly received.
04 L 1230
Derek Steinmeyer v. Jason Boyd
J-Kardis; PA-Gregory M. Tobin
Negligence: Boyd, a pitcher for the Pittsburg Pirates Triple A team, is accused of striking Steinmeyer in the face while they were playing a basketball game at Woodland Elementry School in Edwardsville on Nov. 4, 2003.
04 L 1231
Eugene & Sherri Leek v. Chevron Corporation et.al.
J-Byron; PA-Randy L. Gori
Benzene: Eugene Leek of Kentucky alleges he was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a disease caused by benzene, while working as a tire builder in Mayfield, Ky., for General Tire from 1965-1997.
04 L 1232