ST. LOUIS - Merger of St. Louis city and county would shut down one of the nation’s most wide open courts, as the 22nd Judicial District would cease to exist under the current “Metro City” merger plan.
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Madison and St. Clair Counties are again considered two of the worst jurisdictions in the nation according to the American Tort Reform Foundation’s annual Judicial Hellholes Report.
ST. LOUIS - Attorney advertising has prejudiced the regional jury pool against Johnson & Johnson, the company argued between trials that resulted in verdicts of $72 million and $55 million.
Retired St. Louis County Circuit Judge Thomas J. Prebil has joined United States Arbitration & Mediation (USA&M) mediation panel.
ATRA: Madison County #5 'Judicial Hellhole' in country; Report cites asbestos 'rocket docket' and billion dollar tobacco case
Madison County was once again named to the American Tort Reform Association’s “Top Five Judicial Hellholes” in the country - thanks in large part to what the group calls an asbestos “rocket docket.”
The U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) will consider dozens of transfer-related requests next month, including two that could affect a pair of lawsuits pending in southern Illinois’ federal court.
(Left to right) Tom Jones, Stephen Corn, Tracy Zuckett, Pamela Meanes and Gordon Broom More than 100 attorneys attended the Illinois and Missouri Comparative Law Seminar, hosted by the Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel and Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers Friday at the Busch Stadium Conference Center.
Mudge A Madison County jury on Tuesday found in favor of the plaintiff at the end of a two-day damages trial in Madison County Circuit Judge William Mudge's courtroom.
Mudge A trial started Monday in Madison County Circuit Judge William Mudge's courtroom, involving an Edwardsville woman's case against a St. Louis man following an accident the two were involved in Nov. 9, 2010.
Steam pipe break in St. Louis leads to asbestos exposure suit; Man seeks $5 million in punitive damages
A St. Louis City man says he was exposed to asbestos after a steam pipe allegedly burst in downtown St. Louis.
Angelides ST. LOUIS - An additional four asbestos cases have been added to the docket in St. Louis Circuit Court.
ST. LOUIS - An additional three asbestos cases have been added to the docket in St. Louis Circuit Court.