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Laxative maker wants to be excused

Steve Gonzalez Oct. 25, 2004, 2:40pm

Laxative makers will be in court Nov. 5 on a motion for dismissal and approval of compromise before Madison County Circuit Judge Nicholas Byron.

New Lawsuits: Monday, Oct .25

Steve Gonzalez Oct. 25, 2004, 7:01am

Fresh from the Courthouse

Bono, SimmonsCooper ante up $500K more for Maag

Jeff Gelber Oct. 25, 2004, 6:11am

Gordon E. Maag SPRINGFIELD-- Madison County trial lawyers have injected half a million dollars into a brand new political action committee expected to fund a last week advertising blitz for Democrat Supreme Court hopeful Gordon Maag.

October 25-29

Steve Gonzalez Oct. 24, 2004, 8:00pm


Friday October 29

The Madison County Record Oct. 23, 2004, 5:29am

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New Lawsuits: Friday, Oct . 22

Steve Gonzalez Oct. 22, 2004, 11:00am

Fresh from the Madison County Courthouse

Poll: Karmeier 43 Maag 40

Ann Knef Oct. 22, 2004, 5:58am

Lloyd Karmeier As election day nears, Illinois Supreme Court Justice candidate Lloyd Karmeier is holding a slight edge over rival Gordon Maag, according to a poll by Alexandria, Virginia-based Public Opinion Strategies.

Thursday October 28

The Madison County Record Oct. 22, 2004, 5:28am

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The Home Stretch

The Madison County Record Oct. 22, 2004, 5:21am

Judge Ferguson Judge Ferguson pitches in...

Ignorance isn�t bliss

The Madison County Record Oct. 21, 2004, 11:14am

Remember the good old days when candidates for public office made their case to the people in person at the town square?

ILAW director has no plans to stop educating

Ann Knef Oct. 21, 2004, 10:09am

The director of a southern Illinois watchdog group dedicated to pulling the plug on frivolous lawsuits said he has no plans to cease educating voters on lawsuit abuse, even though a judge in Williamson County called for the group’s radio ads to end.

New Lawsuits: Thursday, Oct. 21

Steve Gonzalez Oct. 21, 2004, 9:11am

Today's new filings

Wednesday October 27

The Madison County Record Oct. 21, 2004, 5:27am


Tuesday October 26

The Madison County Record Oct. 21, 2004, 5:25am

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Monday October 25

The Madison County Record Oct. 21, 2004, 5:22am

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Reeb victory would set off cultural shock waves

Ann Knef Oct. 21, 2004, 5:08am

St. Clair County Board Chairman candidates Steve Reeb (left) and Mark Kern. A Republican take over of St. Clair County's top job would send cultural shock waves above the hill, below the hill and beyond the county's borders.

Alton chiropractor suing insurer for fraud

Steve Gonzalez Oct. 20, 2004, 11:29am

Gerald H. Bemis an Alton chiropractor filed a class action complaint against USAA Insurance Company and ADP Integrated Medical Solutions alleging that the two companies devised a conspiracy scheme to reduce paid claims

Country Mutual fraud case in court

Steve Gonzalez Oct. 20, 2004, 11:28am

Judge Nicholas Byron will preside over a case management conference in Bonnie M. Lancey v. Country Mutual Insurance, a class action case which accuses the insurance company of fraud and breach of contract, Oct. 27 at 9 a.m.

New Lawsuits: Wednesday, Oct. 20

Steve Gonzalez Oct. 20, 2004, 8:44am

Fresh from the courthouse

Conference set in Peach v. CIM

Steve Gonzalez Oct. 20, 2004, 7:39am

Attorneys for a Granite City woman who filed a class action suit against CIM Insurance Corp. will be in court Oct. 27 for a case management conference.