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St. Clair County jury awards man $1.2 million in suit over balcony fall; $1 awarded for disfigurement from injury

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Apr 9, 2018

A man awarded $1.2 million in a suit alleging he fell due to a faulty apartment balcony railing sought sanctions against the defendants for allegedly repeatedly making witnesses unavailable.

Man sues PNC Bank alleging wrongful garnishment

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 17, 2017

BELLEVILLE – A St. Louis man alleges his bank account was wrongfully garnished after a judgment was filed against his soon-to-be former wife.

Contractor denies liability, seeks to dismiss suit alleging woman fell through hole in floor

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Apr 11, 2017

A contractor argues that a woman’s own negligence caused her injuries when she fell through a hole in the floor while he was working at a construction site.

Mediation ordered in dispute alleging real estate fraud

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Dec 5, 2016

St. Clair County Associate Judge Randall Kelley compelled mediation in an O’Fallon homeowner’s suit alleging a real estate agent failed to tell her that a potential buyer canceled the contract on her home.

Real estate defendants deny liability in suit alleging failure to disclose over O'Fallon home

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Oct 18, 2016

A real estate agent argues that an O’Fallon couple’s own carelessness caused their alleged damages when they claim they were unaware that their home had an 80-foot easement and a detention pond.

Judge Gleeson denied pharmacy’s motion to dismiss lawsuit alleging wrong prescription

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Aug 25, 2015

St. Clair County Circuit Judge Andrew Gleeson denied a pharmacy and pharmacist’s motion to dismiss a woman’s lawsuit alleging she suffered injuries when she was given the wrong prescription.

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