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Husband and wife sue AK Steel, others after husband's cancer diagnosis

By Lhalie Castillo | May 4, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A couple has filed a lawsuit seeking damages from a number of companies after the husband was diagnosed with cancer.

Benzene class action settles for nearly $5 million; Simmons and others to get $1.2 million in fees

By Elizabeth Alt | Mar 8, 2018

EAST ST. LOUIS – A federal court judge ordered that residents living in or near Roxana are due nearly $5 million in damages over allegations Shell Oil and its affiliates were responsible for releasing benzene into the ground that contaminated the water and devalued properties.

Preliminary settlement reached in class action between Roxana residents, Shell Oil

By John Revak | Aug 21, 2017

EAST ST. LOUIS – The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois recently issued a preliminary order of approval for the settlement of a class action lawsuit between residents of Roxana and Shell Oil Co.

Refinery defendants deny liability in Roxana teacher’s benzene exposure suit

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Mar 22, 2016

Roxana refinery defendants deny liability and argue that they complied with state laws in a former Roxana Junior High School teacher’s lawsuit alleging exposure to benzene.

Three attorneys announce representation of Shell in Madison County benzene case

By Christina Stueve | Jan 12, 2012

Korn Companies also come up with their answer to fight the complaint

Widman Construction sued by worker over concrete injury

By Andrea Dearden | Aug 10, 2011

A Madison County man says he was hurt by a falling piece of concrete while working at a Wood River refinery.

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