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Medical malpractice suit alleging delayed lumbar surgery at trial in Matoesian’s court

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Sep. 19, 2017, 8:33pm

Trial began Sept. 18 in Madison County Circuit Judge Andreas Matoesian’s courtroom for a patient’s lawsuit alleging a physician put off an emergency lumbar surgery for too long.

Wood River Township, assessor deny liability in wrongful termination suit for 'at-will employee'

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Sep. 19, 2017, 5:03pm

The Wood River Township and its assessor answered a former employee’s wrongful termination complaint arguing that they are entitled to immunity when performing discretionary duties for an at-will employee.

Madison County civil docket Sept. 25-29

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Sep. 19, 2017, 4:24pm

Madison County Circuit Judges Crowder, Mudge, Ruth and Matoesian have hearings scheduled on the civil docket for Sept. 25-29.

Madison County real estate Aug. 7-Sept. 1

Princess Jade Barrenechea Sep. 19, 2017, 4:20pm

A Collinsville property was sold for $900,000 as part of the recent Madison County real estate transactions for Aug. 7-Sept. 1.

Madison County foreclosures Aug. 30 – Sep. 18

Princess Jade Barrenechea Sep. 19, 2017, 4:16pm

There were 37 foreclosures in Madison County from Aug. 30 - Sep. 8

Consumers file class action in Madison County over Equifax data breach

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 19, 2017, 7:31am

EDWARDSVILLE – Four days after the credit bureau Equifax announced its computer systems were hacked and that personal data of 143 million Americans was at risk of being stolen, two Illinois consumers filed a class action in Madison County Circuit Court.

Motorist alleges vehicle was rear-ended by distracted driver in Alton

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 19, 2017, 7:01am

EDWARDSVILLE – A woman alleges she was injured in an Alton collision because of the actions of a distracted driver.

Stobbs, attorneys discuss settlement changes at HarrisMartin conference following updated Madison County standing order

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Sep. 12, 2017, 9:58pm

Roughly one year after Madison County Associate Judge Stephen Stobbs updated the court’s asbestos Standing Case Management Order, attorneys on both sides discussed the effects of the new rules at the HarrisMartin Midwest Asbestos Conference.

Madison County civil docket Sept. 18-22

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Sep. 11, 2017, 2:20pm

There are 13 cases with hearings scheduled on the Madison County civil docket from Sept. 18-22.

Madison County foreclosures Aug. 23-29

Princess Jade Barrenechea Sep. 11, 2017, 2:20pm

There were 18 foreclosures in Madison County from Aug. 23-29.

Madison County real estate July 10- 28

Princess Jade Barrenechea Sep. 11, 2017, 2:18pm

The Madison County real estate transactions for July 10- 28 included an Edwardsville home sold for $870,000 and several others sold for more than $400,000.

Motorist alleges injuries from Pontoon Beach rear-end collision

Angelica Saylo Pilo Sep. 11, 2017, 10:50am

EDWARDSVILLE – A woman is seeking damages after a rear-end collision in Pontoon Beach.

Man alleges driver hit tractor on Route 143

Angelica Saylo Pilo Sep. 11, 2017, 10:46am

EDWARDSVILLE – A Highland resident has filed suit against a Bunker Hill driver after he was struck while driving a tractor.

Alton landlord alleges Rib City breached contract

Angelica Saylo Pilo Sep. 11, 2017, 8:31am

EDWARDSVILLE – An Alton landlord alleges RIb City prematurely terminated its lease and failed to make payments.

Madison County civil docket Sept. 11-15

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Sep. 5, 2017, 4:55pm

There are 10 cases with scheduled hearings on the Madison County civil docket for Sept. 11-15.

Madison County real estate July 3- 7

Princess Jade Barrenechea Sep. 5, 2017, 4:19pm

An Edwardsville home sold for $510,000 as part of the recent Madison County real estate transactions for July 3-7.

Roxana man alleges amputated thumb from garbage truck door

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 5, 2017, 3:40pm

EDWARDSVILLE — A Roxana couple is suing several garbage truck dealers and operators after a side access door on a garbage truck slammed on a man's hand, amputating his thumb.

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, passenger allege injuries from collision

Philip Gonzales Sep. 5, 2017, 2:29pm

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

Alton nursing home sued for negligence

Philip Gonzales Sep. 5, 2017, 2:21pm

EDWARDSVILLE — An estate administrator is suing several nursing home facility operators for allegedly failing to protect the patient from abuse and neglect.