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Former Eagle Roofing employee alleges sexual harassment

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | May 18, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A former administrative assistant with Eagle Roofing Outlet Inc. is suing her employers for alleged sexual harassment.

Kolker campaign raises more than $100K in fourth quarter; Plaintiff firms factor big

By Ann Maher | Jan 29, 2018

St. Clair County Associate Judge Chris Kolker's campaign committee raised more than $100,000 in the last quarter of 2017 as he seeks election to the vacancy left by circuit judge Robert LeChien who died in August.

Suit alleging former East St. Louis high school student was sexually assaulted settles during trial

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Jan 26, 2018

A mother’s suit alleging her disabled daughter was sexually assaulted by another East St. Louis high school student settled shortly after voir dire ended in Chief Judge Andrew Gleeson’s courtroom.

Suit alleging sexual assault at East St. Louis high school at trial in Gleeson’s court

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Jan 24, 2018

A mother’s lawsuit alleging her disabled daughter was removed from class and sexually assaulted by another East St. Louis high school student is at trial in Chief Judge Andrew Gleeson’s courtroom.

Man alleges motorist caused multi-car crash in Cahokia

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jun 13, 2017

BELLEVILLE — A driver is suing another motorist claiming she was responsible for a multiple-car collision in Cahokia in 2015.

Passenger sues over 2015 collision

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jun 5, 2017

BELLEVILLE — A passenger is suing a motorist for allegedly causing a 2015 collision

MetroLink denies liability in suit alleging intoxicated passenger struck by trains

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Apr 14, 2017

MetroLink denies liability and argues that a deceased man caused his own injuries when he was forced to exit the train for intoxication, fell on the tracks and was struck by two trains.

Washington County man claims Federated Mutual refuses to pay adequate coverage after Carlyle crash

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Apr 11, 2017

BELLEVILLE — A Huels Oil Co. employee is suing Federated Mutual Insurance Company for alleged breach of contract claiming it refuses o pay for coverage he is entitled to receive.

Union Pacific employee alleges injuries while using de-clipping tool

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 14, 2017

BELLEVILLE — A trackman for Union Pacific alleges he sustained injuries while using a de-clipping tool.

Mother seeks default judgment in sexual assault suit

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Oct 17, 2016

An East St. Louis mother seeks default judgment in a suit alleging a disabled adult was sexually assaulted.

LeChien's substitution rate remains high; Six times in six recent days, records show

By Record News | Oct 5, 2016

A review of cases assigned to St. Clair County Circuit Judge Robert LeChien shows that parties asked for substitutes five times in September’s last week and once the next Monday. 

Suit involving fatal Mascoutah auto accident settles for $2M

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Sep 10, 2016

A wrongful death action involving a fatal 2014 auto accident in Mascoutah was settled for $2 million.

Horrell Homes says basement mold was an open and obvious condition in rental property

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Jan 18, 2016

A Collinsville property management company alleges that concealed mold was an open and obvious condition on one of its rental properties in a family’s lawsuit alleging the mold made them sick.

Class certification briefing deadlines extended, investigator's deposition ordered in Hale v. State Farm

By Ann Maher | Oct 29, 2015

An investigator for plaintiffs in the high stakes Hale v. State Farm racketeering case must submit to a deposition by Dec. 8.

Hale v. State Farm: Magistrate wants deposition of plaintiff's investigator sooner rather than later

By The Madison County Record | Oct 20, 2015

Doug Wojcieszak, an investigator for lawyers suing State Farm over its role in the 2004 campaign of Illinois Supreme Court Justice Lloyd Karmeier, canceled a deposition about his investigation on five days notice. State Farm counsel Joseph Cancila of Chicago reported the cancellation to U.S.

St. Clair County structured settlement cases moved to federal court in Chicago

By The Madison County Record | Sep 1, 2015

Two class actions that David Cates of Swansea filed for a Chicago man in St. Clair County have wound up in federal court at Chicago, and a third awaits a decision on jurisdiction. U.S.

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