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Fifth District reverses trial court's ruling on involuntary psychotropic drug administration

MOUNT VERNON – The Fifth District Appellate Court has reversed a trial court’s judgment over the involuntary administration of psychotropic drugs.

Fifth District upholds ruling denying forensic testing for brothers convicted of murder in '98

MOUNT VERNON – The Fifth District Appellate Court has refused to overturn convictions of two brothers, Glenn Reed Jr. and Lenn Reed who were found guilty of first-degree murder and aggravated hijacking following a jury trial in 1998.

Tractor trailer driver allegedly failed to obey stop sign in Madison County crash

EDWARDSVILLE – Three Madison County residents are seeking damages from a Wisconsin company and its driver after a collision in the county.

Man alleges termination in retaliation over workers' compensation claim

EDWARDSVILLE – An Alton man alleges that he was terminated by an Edwardsville company because he filed for workers' compensation for a work-related injury.

Driver sues over Route 159 collision

BELLEVILLE — A motorist is suing another driver for allegedly causing a collision on Illinois Route 159.

Motorist sues over Route 143 rear-end collision

EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist is suing another driver for allegedly causing a rear-end collision on Illinois Route 143.

Widow alleges husband's lung cancer caused by asbestos exposure through Certain-Teed Corp., others' products

BELLEVILLE – A widow alleges her late husband's lung cancer was caused by exposure to asbestos during his career.

Daughter names Copes Vulcan, others in asbestos suit over father's death

BELLEVILLE – A woman alleges her father's cancer was caused by his exposure to asbestos during his career.

Son alleges father's cancer caused by asbestos exposure from Buffalo Air Handling, others' products

BELLEVILLE – A son alleges his late father's lung cancer was caused by exposure to asbestos during his career.

Woman alleges distracted driver caused Maryville crash

EDWARDSVILLE – A woman alleges a distracted driver caused a rear-end collision in Maryville.

Driver seeks more than $50,000 over alleged damages sustained in Collinsville collision

EDWARDSVILLE – An Edwardsville man alleges a Collinsville woman failed to observe traffic conditions in a Collinsville auto accident.

St. Clair County foreclosures Feb. 12-16

There were eight foreclosures in St. Clair County from Feb. 12-16.

St. Clair County real estate Feb. 6-9

An O'Fallon property sold for more than $479,000 as part of the recent St. Clair County real estate transactions for Feb. 6-9.

Madison County foreclosures Feb. 6-12

There were nine foreclosures in Madison County from Feb. 6-12

Madison County real estate Feb. 6-12

Several Madison County apartment buildings were sold for $4-6 million as part of the recent Madison County real estate transactions for Feb. 6-12.

Madison County civil docket Feb. 26-March2

Madison County Circuit Judges Crowder, Dugan, Mudge and Ruth have law cases scheduled on the civil docket for the week of Feb. 26 - March 2.