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Ex-husband's appeal to have properties declared marital property denied

MT. VERNON — An appeal stemming from a trial court decision regarding an ex-husband's motion to have two pieces of property owned by his former spouse declared marital property has been denied.

Motions to exclude testimony by hunting experts denied by District Court

U.S. District Judge David Herndon has denied plaintiff and defense motions to exclude expert testimony in a personal injury suit against a tree stand manufacturer.

M.I.C. Summit hosted at Lewis & Clark Community College April 6, 7

EDWARDSVILLE — The 2017 M.I.C. Summit, hosted by Madison County Community Development on April 6 and 7, is focusing on job creation, job retention, infrastructure, technology and transportation.

Appellate court rules for credit card owner in suit over debt

MOUNT VERNON – Midland Funding v. Hilliker, a collection lawsuit that began in St. Clair County Circuit Court in 2013, has been remanded by the Fifth District Appellate Court, which affirmed a ruling in favor of defendant Melissa Hilliker.    

Proposed payroll tax seen as burden on business

While it might not be such a problem for big businesses to absorb a proposed "Business Opportunity" tax - "for the privilege of doing business in the state" - small business owners could suffer the greatest.

Slusser to be sworn in as new Madison County Treasurer on Wednesday

Slusser to succeed previous Treasurer Kurt Prenzler, who was elected County Board Chairman