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Beneficiary sues trustee for East Alton property

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 21, 2017, 8:25am

BELLEVILLE — A woman is suing Marlon Foster, trustee of The Harlon B. Young Living Trust, citing alleged breach of fiduciary duty for failing to transfer property she claims she is entitled to.

Motorist sued over Arthur Street crash in February

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 21, 2017, 8:24am

BELLEVILLE — A motorist is suing Stephen Brock Jr., citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries for a February crash in Belleville.

Casino Queen allegedly overserved motorist who struck and killed man on I-64

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 21, 2017, 8:22am

BELLEVILLE — The representative of an estate is suing Casino Queen Inc., a bar operator, claiming it overserved a patron who was responsible for a traffic fatality.

Man claims Country Casualty failed to cover fire damage at Millstadt property

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 21, 2017, 8:14am

BELLEVILLE — A homeowner is suing Country Casualty Insurance Company, citing alleged breach of insurance contract for refusing to cover damage from a fire.

Woman claims she slipped, suffered injuries because of food on floor at Helia Southbelt

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 21, 2017, 8:12am

BELLEVILLE — A woman is suing Helia Southbelt Healthcare LLC, a nursing home, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries she experienced in the facility due to a slip and fall.

Passenger claims drivers liable for 2015 auto accident in Belleville

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 21, 2017, 8:09am

BELLEVILLE — A passenger is suing drivers Tiffany D. Williams and Casey Crook, citing alleged negligence involving an April 2015 crash on Lebanon Avenue.

Employee says AMS Services failed to pay him $100K-plus in commission

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 21, 2017, 8:05am

EAST ST. LOUIS — An employee is suing AMS Services LLC, a railroad construction company, citing alleged breach of contract for refusing to award him commission he says he earned for driving company revenue.

Do the Democrats in Springfield really need a bargain?

Diana Rickert, Illinois Policy Institute Apr. 20, 2017, 2:26pm

For almost two years, we’ve heard a litany of excuses for why Illinois does not have a state budget.

Flack affirmed in uninsured motorist dispute; Dissent: Court should not 'strain to find ambiguity where none exists'

Ann Maher Apr. 18, 2017, 7:24pm

The Fifth District Appellate Court has sided with a Country Mutual policy holder who sought limits of two uninsured motorist policies following the hit and run death of her daughter four years ago near downtown St. Louis.

Madison County civil docket April 24-27

Carrie Gonzalez Apr. 18, 2017, 6:10pm

Madison County Circuit Judges Mudge, Ruth, Dugan, Crowder and Hylla and Associate Judge Flack have hearings scheduled on the civil docket for April 24-27.

Madison County foreclosures April 10-17

Carrie Gonzalez Apr. 18, 2017, 5:55pm

There were 10 foreclosures in Madison County from April 10-17.

Madison County real estate March 28-31

Carrie Gonzalez Apr. 18, 2017, 5:54pm

An Edwardsville home sold for nearly $430,000 as part of the recent Madison County real estate transactions for March 28-31.

St. Clair County real estate April 3-7

Carrie Gonzalez Apr. 18, 2017, 5:53pm

A Lebanon property sold for more than $477,000 as part of the recent St. Clair County real estate transactions for April 3-7.

St. Clair County foreclosures April 5-13

Carrie Gonzalez Apr. 18, 2017, 5:52pm

There were 16 foreclosures in St. Clair County from April 5-13.

Madison County asbestos motion docket April 24-26

Carrie Gonzalez Apr. 18, 2017, 5:47pm

There are 40 cases with hearings scheduled on the Madison County asbestos motion docket for April 24-26 in Associate Judge Stephen Stobbs' courtroom, room 327.

Passenger’s auto accident suit at trial in Dugan’s court; One driver found not liable by arbitrators before case was taken to trial

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Apr. 18, 2017, 4:20pm

A jury trial for a passenger’s auto accident suit began Monday in Madison County Circuit Judge David Dugan’s courtroom.

Woman alleges injuries from trip, fall at East Alton apartment

David Hutton Apr. 18, 2017, 2:17pm

EDWARDSVILLE - A Wood River woman alleges she was injured after tripped at an East Alton apartment complex. 

Settlement reached in suit alleging woman injured when elevator suddenly stopped

Corinne Lincoln-Pinheiro Apr. 18, 2017, 12:16pm

East St. Louis — A settlement was reached in a nursing home employee's suit alleging she was injured in an elevator when it abruptly stopped and caused her to fall. 

Lender sues St. Clair County man for failure to pay back student loan

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 18, 2017, 10:26am

BELLEVILLE — A student loan lender is suing a St. Clair County ma citing alleged breach of promissory note for an outstanding balance.

MRT LLC claims tenant at Fairview Heights property owes over $50K in rent, interest

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 18, 2017, 10:22am

BELLEVILLE — A proerty owner is suing its tenant Select Management Resources LLC, citing alleged breach of a sublease agreement for failing to pay rent.