New Lawsuits: Monday, Dec. 18
Linda Abernathy v. Rosewood Care CenterAbernathy claims she was fired on July 17, after making a claim for benefits under the Illinois Worker's Compensation Act after injuring herself at Rosewood. Abernathy is seeking damages in excess of $50,000.
J-Byron; PA-Lance Mallon
06 L 1121
Jerry Linder, Pam Linder v. Smith & Nephew
J-Stack; PA-Jon Carlson
Linder claims he had to have his left knee replaced because of the failure of the Smith & Nephew Oxinium knee to function properly on Feb. 8. Linder is seeking damages in excess of $50,000.
06 L 1122
Lisa Lockwood v. Michael Mullen
J-Matoesian; PA-Thomas Falb
Lockwood claims she sustained serious injuries on Feb. 3, 2005, when Mullen collided with her at the Intersection of Illinois 143 and Lakin Boulevard in Wood River. She is seeking damages in excess of $50,000.
06 L 1123