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Certain-Teed Corp., others named in asbestos suit

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 21, 2017, 7:06am

BELLEVILLE – A man alleges he learned in June he had developed lung cancer and claims that it was caused by exposure to asbestos.

Estate alleges negligence caused construction worker's death in Carmi

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 20, 2017, 12:01pm

BELLEVILLE – The estate of a man electrocuted while working on a construction project is seeking more than $50,000 in damages.

St. Clair County foreclosures Aug. 25-Sept. 12

Elizabeth Alt Sep. 19, 2017, 4:24pm

There were 13 foreclosures in St. Clair County from Aug. 25 to Sept. 12.

St. Clair County real estates Aug. 29-Sept. 1

Elizabeth Alt Sep. 19, 2017, 4:23pm

An O'Fallon property sold for more than $442,000 as part of the recent St. Clair County real estate transactions for Aug. 29-Sept. 1.

Rauner, state reply to school districts' opposition to dismiss funding dispute

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Sep. 19, 2017, 11:43am

In a response to several school districts’ opposition to their motion to dismiss, defendants named in a school funding dispute argue that it is the “legislature’s exclusive constitutional authority” to allocate state funds.

Ironworker alleges broken rib, vertebrae after column fell on him

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 19, 2017, 9:09am

BELLEVILLE — An ironworker is suing general contractors after he allegedly suffered a broken rib and vertebrae when a column fell on him.

Damages sought by driver for I-55 collision

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 19, 2017, 9:08am

BELLEVILLE – A motorist is seeking damages from a Cook County resident after a crash on Interstate 55.

Woman seeks more than $50,000 from Alfa Laval, others for man's lung cancer death

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 19, 2017, 9:05am

BELLEVILLE – A woman alleges her decedent's lung cancer-related death was caused by exposure to asbestos.

Postal worker alleges injuries from dog attack

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 19, 2017, 8:58am

BELLEVILLE — A postal worker claims he was injured when two dogs allegedly attacked him while delivering a package. 

Woman alleges injuries after tripping on automobile debris

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 19, 2017, 8:44am

BELLEVILLE — A woman claims she was injured when she tripped on automobile debris outside a man's property.

Woman claims water from leaking pipe at East St. Louis property caused fall

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 19, 2017, 7:00am

BELLEVILLE – An East St. Louis woman alleges she was injured at a property in the city because of a leaking pipe.

Student lender claims it is owed more than $65,000

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 19, 2017, 6:59am

BELLEVILLE – A Belleville woman is alleged to have failed to pay a loan.

Woman alleges Centreville driver negligently caused collision

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 19, 2017, 6:56am

BELLEVILLE – A driver is seeking damages from a Centreville resident over alleged injuries sustained in a collision.

Willow Creek sued over patient's care

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 19, 2017, 6:55am

BELLEVILLE – An estate administrator alleges that a Belleville care facility failed to diagnose the development of pressure ulcers in a former resident.

Widow claims ALFA Laval, others failed to warn regarding the effects of asbestos

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 18, 2017, 10:02am

BELLEVILLE – A widow is seeking damages over her husband's allegedly asbestos-related death.

Branum Oil Co. owner claims lung cancer was caused by asbestos

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 18, 2017, 10:01am

BELLEVILLE – The owner/operator of Branum Oil Co. alleges that exposure to asbestos caused him to develop lung cancer earlier this year.

Swansea man alleged to have defaulted on $7,000 loan

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 18, 2017, 10:01am

BELLEVILLE – A Millstadt individual alleges a Swansea resident failed to pay a loan in full.

Arvinmeritor Inc. alleged to have failed to warn of asbestos dangers, daughter claims

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 18, 2017, 10:00am

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

Man claim Avocet Enterprises Inc., others' asbestos-containing products caused cancer

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 18, 2017, 9:59am

BELLEVILLE – A laborer at various employers in Chicago and Elk Grove during his career alleges he was injured by asbestos exposure.

Tillery suit involving minor league baseball wage class action is remanded to St. Clair County

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Sep. 18, 2017, 8:24am

BENTON - Senior District Judge Phil Gilbert remanded a Korein Tillery suit alleging a research contractor failed to complete a study intended for use in a possible wage class action involving minor league baseball players.