Madison County Circuit Court News

Son blames Emerald Pointe in Greenville for father's death

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 18, 2018

The operator of a independent residential facility faces a wrongful death lawsuit as a result of a fall on the property.

Man owes nearly $1 million on four loans, bank says

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 18, 2018

A bank brought a lawsuit against a man for a nearly $1 million alleged debt.

Suit alleges Alton police officers failed to arrest man who later killed Wood River woman

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 17, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — The City of Alton and two police officers are being sued for allegedly failing to arrest a violent individual who later killed a Wood River woman.

Lawyer contributions to Smith exceed total contributions for other Madison County judicial candidates

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Oct 17, 2018

Plaintiff lawyers and firms make up more than half of the campaign contributions for Democratic judicial candidate Sarah Smith in Madison County.

Motorist alleges tractor-trailer driver caused Interstate 70 collision

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 17, 2018

A motorist accuses a trucking company and its employee of causing a crash on Interstate 70.

Madison County real estate Sept. 18-24

By Princess Jade Barrenechea | Oct 17, 2018

An Edwardsville home sold for $415,000 as part of the recent Madison County real estate transactions for Sept. 18-24.

Madison County foreclosures Oct. 1-4

By Princess Jade Barrenechea | Oct 17, 2018

There were 13 foreclosures in Madison County from Oct. 1-4

Madison County civil docket Oct. 22-26

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Oct 17, 2018

Madison County circuit judges Mudge, Dugan, Crowder, Ruth and Matoesian have law cases scheduled on the civil docket for Oct. 22-26.

Madison County jury reaches defense verdict in slip, fall suit; Plaintiff allegedly told emergency responders she fell down stairs

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Oct 15, 2018

Madison County jurors reached a defense verdict in favor of a homeowner in a woman’s suit alleging she was injured when she slipped and fell on a rug.

Motorist alleges injuries from Route 159 collision

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 15, 2018

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

Suit alleges underage intoxicated driver caused fatal collision

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 12, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — Several bars are accused of selling alcohol to a 20-year-old who later caused a fatal crash.

Workers' compensation benefits denied to railroad worker, appellate court rules

By Gabriel Neves | Oct 11, 2018

A Madison County laborer will not receive workers' compensation benefits for abdominal injuries, an appellate court ruled.

Rosewood Care Center sued over resident's alleged fatal fall

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 11, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — Rosewood Care Center of Edwardsville is being sued after a resident allegedly fell and suffered fatal injuries.

Judicial candidate Mark Rabe forms campaign committee weeks before election

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Oct 10, 2018

Madison County circuit judge candidate Mark Rabe, who is dedicated to keeping court costs on taxpayer dollars down, recently reported his first campaign contribution over $1,000 with just under four weeks until Election Day.

Madison County jury awards motorist $12K

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Oct 10, 2018

A Madison County jury awarded a motorist $12,000 in a suit involving an Alton rear-end collision.

Madison County real estate Sept. 11-17

By Princess Jade Barrenechea | Oct 10, 2018

A Godfrey home sold for more than $450,000 as part of the recent Madison County real estate transactions for Sept. 11-17.

Madison County foreclosures Sept. 25-28

By Princess Jade Barrenechea | Oct 10, 2018

There were 11 foreclosures in Madison County from Sept. 25-28

Madison County civil docket Oct. 15-19

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Oct 10, 2018

Madison County circuit judges Dugan, Ruth and Crowder have law cases scheduled on the civil docket for Oct. 15-19.

Driver sued over Alton crash

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 9, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist and a passenger are suing another driver for allegedly causing an Alton collision.

Man alleges intoxicated driver caused Alton crash

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 9, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A passenger is suing the driver for allegedly causing an Alton collision while intoxicated.

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