New Lawsuits: Monday, April 21
Julie Luna v. Hitz Memorial Home and Marsha HaslettLuna alleges she was discharged on Dec. 18, 2006, after requesting and receiving workers' compensation benefits after sustaining an on the job injury. Luna is seeking damages in excess of $100,000, plus costs.
J-Byron; PA-Michael Brunton
08 L 335
Michael Strong v. Walter E. Haire Living Trust dated 4-25-00, Walter Haire and Mary Bailey
J-Stack; PA-William Mateyka
Strong claims he was on the back deck at 984 Surrey Drive in Edwardsville just after midnight on April 21, 2006, or very early morning on April 22, 2006 when he fell backward through the deck railing which caused various permanent and severe internal and external injuries. Strong is seeking damages in excess of $150,000.
08 L 336
Sarah George v. Brian Brenton and Julie Brenton
J-Matoesian; PA-Roger Murphy
George claims she was injured when she was a minor on Jan. 2, 1998 when, without provocation by the Brenton's dog attacked her and bit her in the face and body. George is seeking damages in excess of $50,000.
08 L 337