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St. Clair County Circuit Court News

Appellate court reverses decision on post-conviction relief because of failure to attach documentation

MOUNT VERNON – An appeals court has reversed a decision denying a man's amended petition for post-conviction relief on the grounds his counsel

Motorist allegedly failed to yield, causing St. Clair County crash

BELLEVILLE – A St. Clair County motorist and passenger allege another driver failed to yield and collided with the front of their vehicle.

Man alleges injuries from Swansea collision

BELLEVILLE – A man alleges another driver caused a collision in Swansea when she failed to obey a traffic sign.

Woman alleges door at Belleville Save-A-Lot caused injuries

BELLEVILLE – A shopper at a Belleville grocery store alleges she was injured when she was struck by a door.

Post-trial settlement reached following $3.75M verdict in medical malpractice suit

After a St. Clair County jury awarded a mother and her daughter $3.75 million following the third trial attempt in a medical malpractice suit alleging hypoxia and fetal depression during birth, the parties announced that they had reached a post-trial settlement.

St. Clair County circuit clerk opposes summary judgment, says duty to mail court orders does not exist

St. Clair County Circuit Clerk Kahalah Clay says a man has “morphed” her duty to provide a docket sheet into a duty to mail court orders in a suit alleging she failed to notify him that his suit against the City of Belleville had been dismissed.

St. Clair County real estate Feb. 26-March 1

An O'Fallon commercial property sold for more than $6 million as part of the recent St. Clair County real estate transactions for Feb. 26-March 1.

Nurse practitioner sues former employers over unpaid wages

BELLEVILLE — A nurse practitioner is suing her employer for allegedly failing to pay her full wages.

Airline passenger alleges tripping hazard at MidAmerica airport caused fall

BELLEVILLE – A Madison County woman alleges she tripped and fell while getting off of a plane at MidAmerica St. Louis Airport in Mascoutah.

Man alleges Distinctive Dermatology failed to timely diagnose cancer

BELLEVILLE – A man alleges his cancer was not timely diagnosed and treated by a physician and medical office.

Tenant of Caseyville property alleges unsafe steps caused fracture

BELLEVILLE – A tenant alleges his landlord failed to provide reasonably safe steps to his unit.

Motorist alleges injuries from Route 15 crash in St. Clair County

BELLEVILLE – A motorist claims she was injured in a Route 15 collision near Illinois 159.

Man alleges he was injured in Alorton parking lot collision

BELLEVILLE – A Swansea woman is alleged to have driven too fast for the conditions and caused a collision in an Alorton parking lot.

Buffalo Air Handling, others named in asbestos injury suit by couple

BELLEVILLE – A husband and wife have filed suit against several companies over allegations exposure to asbestos from their products caused the husband to develop lung cancer.

Daughter alleges man's lung cancer caused by asbestos exposure

BELLEVILLE – A woman alleges her father's cancer-related death was caused by asbestos exposure during his career.

Couple blames husband's lung cancer on asbestos in Honeywell, other companies' products

BELLEVILLE – A couple is seeking damages from several companies over allegations that the husband's lung cancer was caused by asbestos exposure.

Lighthouse Casualty alleges it is owed more than $55,000 from Belleville woman

BELLEVILLE – An insurance company is seeking damages from a Belleville woman over damages from a collision in the city.

Former Stock Transport employee alleges wrongful terminated

BELLEVILLE – A Vandalia man alleges he was terminated in retaliation for workers' compensation claim.

Motorist alleges man failed to yield in Cahokia crash

BELLEVILLE – A motorist alleges another driver failed to yield to the right of way and caused a collision in Cahokia.

Woman alleges intoxicated motorist driving the wrong way caused I-55 collision

BELLEVILLE – A motorist is seeking damages from an allegedly intoxicated, wrong-way driver that struck her while traveling on Interstate 55 in St. Clair County.