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Public Integrity Task Force investigates election fraud cases in St. Clair County

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Sep. 27, 2017, 4:11pm

In an effort to crack down on public corruption in St. Clair County, State’s Attorney Brendan Kelly developed the Public Integrity Task Force, which reached three election fraud convictions so far this year.

Motorcyclist seeks damages following Old Collinsville Road collision

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 26, 2017, 7:39pm

BELLEVILLE – A motorcyclist is seeking more than $50,000 after a collision with a pickup in Caseyville Township.

United Auto Defense sued over vehicle service contracts

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 26, 2017, 7:25pm

BELLEVILLE – Three corporations and a limited liability company allege that they were not paid for the sales of vehicle service contracts.

Patient alleges prostate cancer from testosterone replacement therapy

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 26, 2017, 7:06pm

BELLEVILLE — A patient is suing a physician for allegedly failing to notify him of elevated PSA levels during testosterone replacement therapy, causing him to develop prostate cancer.

Woman sues bus company, driver over fatal collision

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 26, 2017, 6:59pm

BELLEVILLE — A man is suing a bus driver and school bus company for allegedly striking him while he walked along the side of Highway 50. 

Software developer sues government contractor for wrongful termination

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 26, 2017, 6:48pm

BELLEVILLE — A software developer is suing a government contractor for alleged wrongful termination after he complained of his supervisor taking too much time off. 

St. Clair County foreclosures Sept. 5-12

Elizabeth Alt Sep. 26, 2017, 2:36pm

There were seven foreclosures in St. Clair County from Sept. 5 to 12.

St. Clair County real estate Sept. 5-15

Elizabeth Alt Sep. 26, 2017, 2:35pm

A Lenzburg home sold for $620,000 as part of the recent St. Clair County real estate transactions for Sept. 5-15.

Woman alleges wet floor at Belleville McDonald's caused fall

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 25, 2017, 7:36pm

BELLEVILLE – A Mascoutah woman alleges she was injured at a Belleville McDonald's when she slipped and fell.

City of Belleville alleges property is dangerous to neighborhood

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 25, 2017, 7:10am

BELLEVILLE – The city of Belleville is seeking to demolish a property it alleges is not in compliance with city building codes.

Couple alleges Akebono Brake Corp., others' products caused husband's lung cancer

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 25, 2017, 7:09am

BELLEVILLE – A couple has filed suit against multiple corporations over allegations of negligent use of asbestos fibers.

Couple names Baker Hughes Oilfield Operations, others in asbestos suit

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 25, 2017, 7:09am

BELLEVILLE – A couple has filed suit over allegations that the husband's lung cancer was wrongfully caused by exposure to asbestos.

Former John Deere employee alleges asbestos exposure caused cancer

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 25, 2017, 7:05am

BELLEVILLE – A former John Deere employee alleges exposure to asbestos from third parties caused him to develop lung cancer.

Man seeks damages from BMW Constructors Inc., others over injuries allegedly caused by asbestos exposure

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 25, 2017, 7:05am

BELLEVILLE – A man alleges exposure to asbestos during his career from the 1970s to 1990s caused him to develop lung cancer.

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, 7:44pm

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.