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Passenger alleges injuries after St. Clair County crash

Noddy A. Fernandez Oct. 31, 2017, 7:29am

BELLEVILLE – A St. Clair County woman alleges she was injured when the vehicle she was traveling in was rear-ended in the county.

Woman claims she suffered food poisoning after eating potatoes at China Express

Noddy A. Fernandez Oct. 31, 2017, 7:28am

BELLEVILLE – A patron of a Cahokia restaurant alleges she contracted food poisoning from eating rotten potatoes.

St. Clair County jury awards motorist $15K in collision suit

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 23, 2017, 4:52pm

A St. Clair County jury awarded a motorist $15,000 in a suit involving an O’Fallon rear-end collision.

Man seeks damages after Belleville collision

Lhalie Castillo Oct. 16, 2017, 6:47am

BELLEVILLE – A St. Clair County resident is seeking more than $50,000 after a Belleville collision in which another motorist allegedly disregarded a red light.

Man seeks damages from East St. Louis Housing Authority after shooting

Lhalie Castillo Oct. 2, 2017, 7:50pm

BELLEVILLE – A man who was shot as a teen in East St. Louis at an apartment complex alleges the complex's owners failed to provide a safe environment.

Mother alleges kindergartener fractured arm at Dunbar Elementary playground

Noddy A. Fernandez Oct. 2, 2017, 7:40pm

BELLEVILLE – A St. Clair County mother is seeking damages from a school district after her minor child was injured during recess.

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.

Individual sues financial advisors alleging fraud

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 11, 2017, 9:46am

BELLEVILLE — A California man is suing two financial advisors for allegedly refusing to repay an investment that would not go through.

Madison County jury awards motorist more than $33K following rear-end collision

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Aug. 23, 2017, 11:21am

A Madison County jury awarded a motorist $33,287.10 in a car crash suit alleging she was injured when another driver rear-ended her vehicle.

Rear-end collision suit at trial in Mudge’s court

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Aug. 15, 2017, 8:54pm

A Montgomery County woman’s negligence suit following a rear-end collision is at trial in Madison County Circuit Judge William Mudge’s court.

St. Clair County jury reached defense verdict in man's suit alleging his prosthetic eye popped out of his head; Plaintiff previously rejected arbitration award

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo May 31, 2017, 1:02am

A St. Clair County jury ruled in favor of Metro in a passenger’s lawsuit alleging his eye popped out of his head when the train doors closed on him as he was exiting.

Passenger claims driver caused 2015 crash

Noddy A. Fernandez May 26, 2017, 12:30pm

BELLEVILLE — A passenger is suing driver Khadijah Blackmon, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Woman sues Metro over trip, fall at East St. Louis train stop

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 31, 2017, 10:21am

BELLEVILLE — A woman is suing Bi-State Development Agency of the Missouri-Illinois Metropolitan District, doing business as Metro, for allegedly causing injuries due to failing to remove debris on its premises.

Therapist sues over alleged racial discrimination

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 28, 2017, 12:49pm

EAST ST. LOUIS — A readjustment therapist is suing his supervisor and the acting secretary of Veterans Affairs after he was allegedly subjected to racial discrimination.

East St. Louis, officer file motion to compel in man’s suit alleging injuries while fleeing from police

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 18, 2016, 10:42am

The City of East St. Louis and a police officer are asking the court to compel a man to answer interrogatories and their request for production in a suit alleging the man was injured while trying to flee from a police officer.

Madison County denies liability in suit alleging damages from storm water runoff

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 11, 2016, 1:15pm

Madison County alleges a property owner’s damages were caused by her own conduct and misuse of her property in a suit alleging property damage from storm water runoff.

Metro passenger rejects settlement, arbitration award in suit alleging prosthetic eye popped out of his head

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Sep. 6, 2016, 2:07pm

After requesting mediation, a Metro passenger has rejected a $3,000 arbitration award in a suit alleging his eye popped out of his head when the train doors closed on him as he was exiting.

Metro opposes mediation in passenger’s suit alleging eye popped out of his head

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo May 3, 2016, 8:28am

Metro opposes mediation in a passenger’s lawsuit alleging his prosthetic eye popped out of his head when the train doors closed on him as he was exiting.

East St. Louis Police Department denies liability in man’s suit alleging injuries while fleeing from police

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Mar. 1, 2016, 8:23am

The East St. Louis Police Department denies liability in a man’s lawsuit alleging he was injured while trying to flee from a police officer.

Homeowner fights insurance company's alleged denial of claim

Molly English-Bowers Feb. 19, 2016, 4:52pm

BELLEVILLE – An East St. Louis homeowner is suing over an insurance company's alleged refusal to pay a claim on her home, which was destroyed by fire.