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Vehicle owner alleges Audi wrecked by dealership employee

Noddy A. Fernandez Nov. 13, 2017, 12:43pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A Granite City car owner claims a Bommarito Audi West County employee crashed his car while it was at the dealership for trim repairs. 

Patient alleges injuries during chemotherapy treatments

Lhalie Castillo Nov. 6, 2017, 6:22pm

BELLEVILLE – A Granite City couple claims that the wife was injured during chemotherapy treatments because medication was not provided in the proper location.

Motorist sues over Godfrey Road collision

Lhalie Castillo Oct. 30, 2017, 9:18am

EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist is suing another driver for allegedly causing a collision on Godfrey Road. 

Livingston woman accused of exercising undue influence over mother's accounts

Lhalie Castillo Oct. 23, 2017, 3:55pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A deceased woman's child and grandchild are suing their relative for allegedly exercising influence over the decedent's accounts.

Passenger sues following collision

Philip Gonzales Sep. 5, 2017, 3:21pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A passenger is suing a vehicle operator for allegedly causing a collision after failing to stay in the proper lane.

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. 

Trial rescheduled in former judge Byron's personal injury suit against Wal-Mart

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Jul. 25, 2017, 8:40pm

Madison County circuit judge Barbara Crowder rescheduled a jury trial for March 12, 2018, in former circuit judge Nicholas Byron’s suit alleging he was injured when he fell off a pre-assembled saddle stool.

Man claims faulty rifle caused blindness in one eye

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 20, 2017, 9:37am

EDWARDSVILLE — A man is suing a gun store, claiming it sold him an unsafe firearm that caused blindness in one eye.

Crowder enters confidentiality order in Byron’s personal injury suit against Wal-Mart

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo May 9, 2017, 11:45pm

Madison County Circuit Judge Barbara Crowder filed a confidentiality order in a suit alleging former Madison County Circuit Judge Nicholas Byron was injured when he fell off a pre-assembled saddle stool.

Ruth denies summary judgment in dog bite suit

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Mar. 14, 2017, 10:50am

Madison County Circuit Judge Dennis Ruth denied two homeowners’ motion for summary judgment in a suit alleging their neighbor’s son was bit by their Akita while caring for their dogs, Marco and Polo.

Discovery deposition set in Byron's suit against Wal-Mart

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Jan. 3, 2017, 6:27pm

Former Madison County Circuit Judge Nicholas Byron is scheduled to provide a discovery deposition in a suit alleging he was injured when he fell off a pre-assembled saddle stool.

Auto body shop says former employee failed to exhaust administrative remedies in pregnancy discrimination suit

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Jan. 3, 2017, 6:20pm

An auto body shop alleges a former employee failed to exhaust her administrative remedies before filing a lawsuit alleging she was discriminated against due to her pregnancy.

Prairie Farms seeks to dismiss milk hauler’s suit

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Nov. 21, 2016, 6:14pm

Prairie Farms seeks to dismiss a milk hauler’s lawsuit alleging the dairy company interfered with his employment.

Alton storage facility denies liability following fire caused by homeless person

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 24, 2016, 10:44pm

An Alton storage facility denies liability in a customer’s suit alleging her belongings were damaged in a fire caused by a homeless person.

Asphalt truck injury case at trial in Madison County

Ann Maher Aug. 13, 2015, 4:05pm

A Smithton man who claims he was forced to have part of his left leg amputated after a Mack dump truck driver ran him over will have his case heard by a Madison County jury. Jurors were being selected Monday afternoon in Circuit Judge Dennis Ruth's court.