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Woman alleges she was thrown from wheelchair lift

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 29, 2017, 3:31pm

BELLEVILLE – A woman alleges she was injured by the employee of a public carrier who failed to properly secure her and her wheelchair onto a lift.

Woman sues The Nature Institute after falling off wagon

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 29, 2017, 3:22pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A woman is suing The Nature Institute after she allegedly fell off a wagon during an Earth Day festival. 

Motorist alleges injuries from Granite City collision

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 29, 2017, 3:08pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist is suing another driver for allegedly causing a Granite City collision while stopped at an intersection.

Grain company alleges horse feed manufacturer failed to make payments

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 29, 2017, 2:33pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A grain and field bean company is suing a horse feeds manufacturer for allegedly failing to make payments.

Passenger seeks more than $50,000 after Frank Scott Parkway collision

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 29, 2017, 12:50pm

&&& BELLEVILLE – A passenger in a vehicle involved in a collision in Stookey Township alleges she was injured and is seeking damages.

Widow accuses 4520 Corp. Inc., other manufacturers of asbestos products of negligence

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 29, 2017, 12:02pm

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

Son claims father's cancer caused by exposure to products from ABB Inc., others

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 29, 2017, 12:01pm

BELLEVILLE – A son has filed suit against multiple manufacturers asbestos products over allegations that exposure to the mineral caused his father's lung cancer.

Man alleges Arvinmeritor Inc., others' negligence caused asbestos-related cancer

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 28, 2017, 3:40pm

BELLEVILLE – A laborer alleges exposure to asbestos during his career caused him to develop lung cancer.

Man alleges he was shocked while working on Carmi property for Lowe's

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 22, 2017, 7:05pm

BELLEVILLE – A St. Clair County man alleges he was injured while working on a Carmi property for Lowe's because the power lines had not been de-energized.

Customer alleges injuries from slip, fall at Collinsville Wal-Mart

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 22, 2017, 7:02pm

BELLEVILLE – A Walmart shopper alleges she was injured when she slipped and fell at the Collinsville location.

Woman alleges injures after rear-end collision near Bethalto

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 22, 2017, 6:59pm

EDWARDSVILLE – A Madison County motorist alleges she was injured when she was rear-ended by a Macoupin County man near Bethalto.

Wrongful death suit filed against Cedar Ridge Health and Rehab Center

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 22, 2017, 6:57pm

BELLEVILLE – A man is suing a Lebanon nursing home for failing to transfer a patient when her condition worsened, allegedly causing her to die of a stroke shortly after. 

Wrongful death suit alleges driver under influence of drugs during fatal crash

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 22, 2017, 6:52pm

BELLEVILLE – A wrongful death suit involving a fatal crash in January alleges the driver who struck the deceased was under the influence of Alprazolam, morphine and cocaine at the time of the crash.

Motorist alleges injuries from Fairview Heights crash

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 22, 2017, 6:36pm

BELLEVILLE – A driver claims she was injured when another motorist failed to yield to the right of way in Fairview Heights and caused a collision.

Several Illinois residents accused of publishing false, defamatory statements online

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 22, 2017, 6:28pm

BELLEVILLE – Two Texas residents allege several Madison County and St. Clair County residents posted defamatory comments online.

Cedar Creek sues former employees for allegedly destroying trade secrets

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 22, 2017, 6:24pm

EAST ST. LOUIS — A lumber distributor is suing several former employees for allegedly raiding the office to loot and destroy trade secrets.

Alexander County sues opioid manufacturers over drug addiction, overdose

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 22, 2017, 5:31pm

EAST ST. LOUIS — Alexander County joins the opioid lawsuit wave sweeping across the nation by suing drug manufacturers and distributors for allegedly contributing to opioid overdose and addiction. 

Mother claims creators of Depakote failed to disclose the side of effects during pregnancy

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 22, 2017, 4:41pm

EAST ST. LOUIS — A mother is suing biopharmaceutical companies for allegedly failing to warn of the side effects of taking Depakote during pregnancy.

Driver alleges injuries from Helvetia Township collision

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 22, 2017, 4:15pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist is suing another driver for allegedly turning left in front of her without proper care, causing a collision in Helvetia Township. 

Motorist sues over Route 157 collision

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 22, 2017, 3:52pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A driver is suing another motorist for allegedly turning in front of her at the intersection of South State Route 157.