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Motorist alleges insurer denied underinsured motorist claim

BELLEVILLE — A motorist is suing Allstate Insurance Company for allegedly refusing to pay her underinsured motorist claim.

Suit alleges driver used cell phone while operating truck

BELLEVILLE — A truck driver is suing another driver for allegedly causing a collision while using his cell phone.

Electronic monitoring evidence cannot be introduced in murder trial

Evidence that a man accused of murder was on electronic home detention when the shooting death happened cannot be used in his trial, an appeals court has ruled,

Former Eagle Roofing employee alleges sexual harassment

BELLEVILLE — A former administrative assistant with Eagle Roofing Outlet Inc. is suing her employers for alleged sexual harassment.

Tenant alleges injuries from broken railing

EDWARDSVILLE — A tenant is suing his landlord after the railing on the front porch broke and caused injuries.

Woman alleges First Acceptance Insurance denied uninsured motorist claim

EDWARDSVILLE — A Maidson County woman is suing an insurer and driver after a collision in Alton.

Man alleges USAA Insurance denied underinsured motorist claim

BELLEVILLE — A driver is suing an insurance company for allegedly refusing to cover an underinsured motorist claim.

Man allegedly hit with roofing materials

BELLEVILLE — A man claims he was injured when roofing materials were thrown from an office building and landed on his head.

Pedestrian allegedly hit on Illinois Route 157

BELLEVILLE — A pedestrian alleges she was injured when a motorist hit her as she walked on Illinois Route 157.

Customer requests inspection of East St. Louis Subway after light fixture fell on his head

A man alleging he was injured by a falling light fixture at the East St. Louis Subway requests approval to inspect the restaurant.

Third Judicial Circuit judge awarded National Judicial College scholarship

EDWARDSVILLE – Madison County Associate Judge Maureen Schuette has been awarded a scholarship to the National Judicial College for 2018.

Patient sues Glen Carbon dental office over alleged nerve damage

EDWARDSVILLE — A patient claims he has nerve damage after a tooth extraction and implantation at a Glen Carbon dental office.

Motorist sues over Lebanon collision

BELLEVILLE — A motorist is suing another driver for allegedly causing a collision in Lebanon.

Suit alleges woman fell through trampoline padding at Aim High Glen Carbon

EDWARDSVILLE — A woman claims she was injured after she fell through padding surrounding a trampoline.

Famous Lincoln portrait to be unveiled at Madison County courthouse

A high-quality reproduction of a famous Abraham Lincoln will be unveiled at the Madison County Circuit Court on May 21 at 11 a.m.

Lebanon Council deals with FOIA concerns on personal devices

Residents of Lebanon may soon need to stick to official channels to speak to their city officials. Alderman Rick Gale mentioned to the council that any communication with residents via the council members’ personal cell phones is subject to the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA).