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Consumer accuses drink producers of negligent misrepresentation with 'all natural' label

Michael Abella Sep. 19, 2016, 11:41am

BELLEVILLE — A Monroe County woman is suing a drink products manufacturer, alleging unfair merchandising practices.

Widow alleges dozens of companies caused her husband's asbestos-related death

Michael Abella Sep. 19, 2016, 11:40am

BELLEVILLE — A widow is suing dozens of companies, alleging their negligence led to her husband being exposed to dangerous asbestos particles. 

Widow blames dozens of companies for husband's asbestos-related death

Michael Abella Sep. 19, 2016, 11:39am

BELLEVILLE — A widow is suing dozens of companies, alleging their negligence led to the death of her husband from asbestos exposure. 

Belleville driver blames two other motorists for causing injuries

Michael Abella Sep. 13, 2016, 9:52am

BELLEVILLE — A Belleville motorist is suing two other drivers, alleging their negligence led to the plaintiff sustaining serious injuries. 

Couple accuses motorist of causing serious injuries

Michael Abella Sep. 13, 2016, 9:51am

BELLEVILLE — A St. Clair County couple is suing a motorist for crashing into their motorcycle. 

Class action alleges multipurpose cleaner falsely advertises 'natural' ingredients

Michael Abella Sep. 12, 2016, 2:19pm

BELLEVILLE — A St. Clair County consumer is suing a multipurpose cleaner manufacturer, alleging false, deceptive and unfair merchandising practices.

Belleville bicycle rider alleges motorist ran into him

Marcella Kreiter Sep. 12, 2016, 2:15pm

BELLEVILLE — A Belleville bicycle rider is suing a local motorist, alleging the defendant's negligence led to injuries for the plaintiff. 

Driver alleges another motorist caused vehicle crash

Michael Abella Sep. 12, 2016, 11:40am

BELLEVILLE — A St. Clair County woman is suing a motorist, alleging the defendant's negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiff. 

Driver, two passengers blame another motorist for causing crash

Michael Abella Sep. 12, 2016, 11:38am

BELLEVILLE — A St. Clair County driver and two passengers are suing another motorist, alleging the defendant's negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiffs.

Daughter blames multiple companies for mother's death through asbestos exposure

Michael Abella Sep. 12, 2016, 11:38am

BELLEVILLE — A St. Clair County woman is suing multiple companies, alleging negligence in causing the death of the plaintiff's mother. 

Property owner accuses cell phone tower operator of breach of contract

Michael Abella Sep. 12, 2016, 11:37am

BELLEVILLE — A Caseyville property owner is suing a cellular phone tower operator, alleging he is owed more than $50,000.

Worker alleges forklift operator's negligence caused injuries

Michael Abella Sep. 12, 2016, 8:59am

BELLEVILLE — An East St. Louis man is suing a forklift operator, alleging negligence led to the plaintiff sustaining injuries. 

Joint defense law seminar features cyber security issues, trial ethics, courtroom dilemmas

Taryn Phaneuf Sep. 9, 2016, 1:53pm

ST. LOUIS — The Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel (IDC) and the Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers will host a defense law seminar Sep. 29 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis.

Motorist alleges another driver caused crash

Michael Abella Sep. 9, 2016, 11:34am

BELLEVILLE — A St. Clair County woman is suing a motorist, alleging negligence in causing a vehicle crash that injured the plaintiff. .

Estate accuses retirement facility owner of wrongful death

Michael Abella Sep. 9, 2016, 11:33am

BELLEVILLE — A St. Clair County woman is suing a Caseyville retirement facility, alleging their negligence led to a wrongful death.

Railroad worker alleges exposure to creosote and solar radiation

The Madison County Record Sep. 6, 2016, 11:59am

BELLEVILLE — A railroad employee is suing Union Pacific, alleging the defendant's negligence led to injuries for the plaintiff.

Patient alleges medical care providers failed to timely diagnose condition

Michael Abella Sep. 6, 2016, 11:59am

BELLEVILLE — A St. Clair County husband and wife are suing medical care providers, alleging their negligence caused the wife to sustain pain and suffering. 

Woman sues over slip and fall in Belleville pub

Michael Abella Sep. 6, 2016, 11:58am

BELLEVILLE — A Belleville woman is suing a local pub operator, alleging its negligence caused the plaintiff to sustain injuries. 

St. Clair County judicial candidates continue drug testing debate; Baricevic releases test results

Dawn Geske Sep. 2, 2016, 4:14pm

With approximately two and a half months until election day, the issue of judge drug testing remains a hot button topic between candidates for circuit judge in St. Clair County - Chief Judge John Baricevic, a Democrat, and Belleville attorney Ron Duebbert, a Republican.

Car passenger blames oncoming motorist for causing crash

Michael Abella Sep. 2, 2016, 11:38am

BELLEVILLE — A St. Clair County woman is suing a motorist, alleging the defendant's negligence caused a car crash that injured the plaintiff.