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Pedestrian allegedly hit while standing in center turn lane

BELLEVILLE — A pedestrian claims a pickup truck driver hit her while leaving a McDonald's as she was standing in the center turn lane.

Motorist sues driver, vehicle owner over South Bluff Road collision

EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist is suing a driver and vehicle owner following a collision on South Bluff Road.

Motorist sues driver over Madison Avenue collision

EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist alleges another driver caused a collision when he attempted to turn in front of the plaintiff's vehicle.

Handicap woman alleges wheelchair fell over on Metro bus

BELLEVILLE — A handicap woman alleges her wheelchair was not properly restrained while riding in a Metro bus.

Appeals court declines to consider Shelby County landowner dispute

MOUNT VERNON — The Fifth District Appellate Court on April 2 denied an appeal from landowners in a 13-year-old case over the construction of private roads in a Shelby County subdivision.

Progressive tax increase proposal faces uphill battle; Meier says he's always been against 'money grab'

Democratic gubernatorial candidate J.B. Pritzker is pushing a progressive tax increase plan for wealthier wage earners in the state and as Republicans line up against it, observers predicted the billionaire businessman’s attempt will be a tough sell.

Woman claims box fell on her head at Belleville Walmart

BELLEVILLE — A St. Clair County woman claims she was injured at the Belleville Wal-Mart when a box fell from the top shelf.

Patient sues Athletic Therapy Center over physical therapy treatment

BELLEVILLE — A patient is suing Athletic Therapy Center for allegedly failing to appropriately treat his condition.

Woman sues property owner after falling down steps

EDWARDSVILLE — A woman is suing a property owner after she allegedly fell while walking down steps.

Former yard clerk alleges cancer from exposure to toxic substances

EDWARDSVILLE — A yard clerk is suing a common carrier company for allegedly exposing him to toxic substances during his 40-year career.

Woman claims Belleville bars served man who ran stop sign

BELLEVILLE — A woman is suing two Belleville bars after an intoxicated driver allegedly crashed into her vehicle.

Lender claims Troy man didn't repay loan after he sold his home

EDWARDSVILLE — A lender is suing a Troy resident, claiming he didn't repay a loan.

Madison County resident accused of not repaying loan for home

EDWARDSVILLE — A Madison County woman is being accused of failing to repay a loan after her home was sold.

Motorist alleges driver ran stop sign

EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist claims she was injured when another driver ran a stop sign.

St. Clair County woman seeks judgment over nonpayment of loan

BELLEVILLE — A St. Clair County resident alleges two people did not pay back a loan.

Disabled veteran alleges Mascoutah officer caused emotional distress

BELLEVILLE — A disabled veteran is suing the City of Mascoutah and a police officer alleging intentional infliction of emotional distress.