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Woman sues Belleville Township High School over collapsed chair

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 3, 2018

A Belleville woman injured at concert in Belleville East High School prompted a lawsuit against the school district.

Madison County resident accuses healthcare providers of negligence

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jul 24, 2018

A former patient says a doctor and two St. Louis County healthcare providers did not properly diagnose her medical condition.

Vehicle passenger brings lawsuit over crash

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jul 12, 2018

A St. Clair County woman blames a local driver for causing a crash that injured her.

St. Clair man sues another motorist for Route 161 crash

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jul 12, 2018

A St. Clair man accuses another motorist of causing a car crash on Route 161.

Customer sues over slip, fall at Troy McDonald's

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 11, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A man claims he was injured at the Troy McDonald's when he slipped on ice and snow in the restaurant parking lot.

Man accused of driving under the influence, crossing center line

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | May 15, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A passenger is suing a driver, alleging he crossed the center line into oncoming traffic.

Motorist sued over Granite City collision

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | May 9, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A man is suing a motorist for allegedly causing a Granite City collision.

Granite City attorney Anthony R. Jumper appointed associate judge in Third Judicial Circuit

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Mar 20, 2018

Attorney Anthony R. Jumper was selected to serve as an associate judge in the Third Judicial Circuit, filling the vacancy left by former Associate Judge Luther Simmons’ retirement.

Fifth District affirms Lopinot in med mal defense verdict

By Ann Maher | Jan 19, 2018

The Fifth District Appellate Court has affirmed St. Clair County Circuit Judge Vincent Lopinot involving a 2016 medical malpractice trial that ended with a defense verdict.

Widow claims Meridian Village, Bravo Care failed to provide proper care

By Lhalie Castillo | Dec 12, 2017

EDWARDSVILLE – A Granite City widow alleges two care facilities in Madison County failed to provide adequate medical care to her late husband.

Motorist alleges injuries from Collinsville Road collision

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 2, 2017

EDWARDSVILLE – A woman alleges she was injured when another driver failed to obey a traffic control device in Madison County.

Roxana man alleges amputated thumb from garbage truck door

By Lhalie Castillo | Sep 5, 2017

EDWARDSVILLE — A Roxana couple is suing several garbage truck dealers and operators after a side access door on a garbage truck slammed on a man's hand, amputating his thumb.

Woman alleges injuries from slip, fall at Granite City Taco Bell

By Philip Gonzales | Aug 28, 2017

EDWARDSVILLE – A patron at the Taco Bell in Granite City alleges she was injured there because of the condition of the floor.

Woman alleges motorist caused collision while changing lanes

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 10, 2017

EDWARDSVILLE — A mother is suing a motorist for allegedly hitting her car while attempting to change lanes, causing the plaintiff to strike a utility pole.

Granite City couple sues fencing contractor over alleged failure to return deposit

By Ann Maher | May 23, 2017

A Granite City couple is seeking in excess of $50,000 in damages from a fencing company it alleges failed to return a $1,500 deposit as ordered by a court.

America’s Central Port District, employee deny liability in discrimination suit

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Feb 21, 2017

America’s Central Port District and one of its employees denies liability in an African American man’s suit alleging discrimination, arguing that the plaintiff was not an employee.

Man blames Granite City motorist for crash

By Michael Abella | Feb 3, 2017

EDWARDSVILLE — A man from Pontoon Beach is suing a Granite City motorist for allegedly causing a collision.

Tree service employee denies negligently causing injuries

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Dec 13, 2016

An employee of a Granite City tree service denies negligently causing his own injuries when he allegedly fell from a bucket truck.

Granite City tree service says employee was negligent in personal injury suit

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Oct 25, 2016

A Granite City tree service company claims one of its employees is contributorily negligent for any alleged damages after he fell from a bucket truck.

Conductor sues St. Louis rail carrier for injuries

By Michael Abella | Sep 30, 2016

EDWARDSVILLE — A Madison County man is suing a railroad carrier, alleging the defendant's negligence led to the plaintiff suffering injuries. 

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