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Condo association, realty company deny liability in suit alleging property had flooding problems

A Collinsville condominium association and a realty company deny liability in a property buyer’s suit alleging they failed to inform him that the property had drainage and flooding issues.

Man alleges exposure to asbestos from products by Goulds Pumps, others caused lung cancer

BELLEVILLE – A man has filed suit against several companies over allegations that exposure to asbestos from their products caused him to develop lung cancer.

Green Forest Vapor Shop denies liability in suit alleging e-cigarette exploded

A Waterloo vapor shop denies liability in a customer’s suit alleging the lithium battery in an e-cigarette purchased from the shop exploded in her pocket.

Borg-Warner Morse TEC, others named in couple's asbestos injury suit

BELLEVILLE – A couple is seeking more than $50,000 in damages from multiple companies over allegations of injuries sustained by asbestos exposure.

Sister files suit against Alfa Laval, others over allegations brother's cancer was asbestos related

BELLEVILLE – The sister of a former pipe fitter alleges his death from lung cancer was the result of asbestos exposure during his career.

Madison County man alleges incorrect medicine prescribed

EDWARDSVILLE – A Madison County man alleges he received the incorrect medication from a home delivery pharmaceutical company.

Widow seeks $50,000 from Illinois defendant, others in asbestos case

BELLEVILLE — A widow is suing manufacturers, citing alleged negligence.

Patient claims da Vinci surgical device caused injury

BELLEVILLE — A patient claims the da Vinci robotic device caused numerous injuries during surgery for endometriosis. 

Widow files suit against ANCO Insulations Inc., others over husband's lung cancer death

BELLEVILLE – A widow alleges her husband's lung cancer was caused by asbestos exposure.

Former GE employee alleges asbestos exposure from other companies' products caused cancer

BELLEVILLE – A former General Electric employee alleges asbestos exposure caused his cancer.

Woman alleges cake mix falsely advertised as all natural

BELLEVILLE — A consumer filed a class-action lawsuit against a cake and cookie mix producer for allegedly falsely advertising its products as all natural.

Michigan man claims exposure to asbestos from 3M Co., others caused cancer

BELLEVILLE – A Michigan couple alleges decades of exposure to asbestos caused the husband's lung cancer.

Chrysler again claims Wigginton put confidential documents into public record in Uconnect action

Car maker Chrysler, which claimed in April that former U.S. attorney Stephen Wigginton exposed its confidential information in his current capacity as class action lawyer, claims he did it again on May 4.

New Baden resident accuses credit bureaus of false reporting, violating the FCRA

EAST ST. LOUIS — A New Baden consumer is suing TransUnion LLC, Experian Information Solutions Inc. and Synovus, citing alleged misrepresentation in debt collection.

Credit reporting agencies violated FCRA in reporting old debt, consumer claims

EAST ST. LOUIS — An Illinois consumer is suing Equifax Information Services LLC, Experian Information Solutions Inc. and TransUnion LLC, claiming the credit reporting agencies failed to observe her bankruptcy and reported on discharged debt.

Three major credit reporting agencies and credit union allegedly reported inaccurately

EAST ST. LOUIS — A consumer from Belleville is suing Equifax Information Services LLC, TransUnion LLC and Experian Information Solutions Inc., as well as Scott Credit Union, citing alleged unfair and inaccurate credit reporting.

Vehicle service contract seller accused of failing to pay

BELLEVILLE — Marathon Administrative is suing a vehicle service contract seller for allegedly retaining funds and failing to pay.

Madison County judge formed relationships with national asbestos firms after becoming judge

SPRINGFIELD – Madison County associate judge Donald Flack formed litigation relationships with two national asbestos firms after taking the robe, according to his annual statements of economic interest at the Illinois Supreme Court.

St. Clair County foreclosures May 19-June 13

DIETERICH BANK V. T. BOW INC., $348,195.28, 202 W. ST. LOUIS ST., LEBANON. 16-CH-360

Madison County foreclosures June 13-20

BANK OF AMERICA V. DION B. SUMMERS AND ASHLEY SUMMERS, $50,952.33, 2311 TIBBITT ST., ALTON. 16-CH-362