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

Lhalie Castillo Nov. 3, 2017, 7:40am

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

Patient claims da Vinci surgical device caused injury

Lhalie Castillo Oct. 30, 2017, 11:26am

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

Lhalie Castillo Oct. 19, 2017, 8:52am

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

Lhalie Castillo Oct. 5, 2017, 8:26am

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

Woman alleges cake mix falsely advertised as all natural

Lhalie Castillo Oct. 3, 2017, 7:31pm

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

Philip Gonzales Aug. 29, 2017, 11:59am

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

The Madison County Record May 9, 2017, 9:13am

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

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 12, 2017, 8:46am

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

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 31, 2017, 11:19am

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

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 31, 2017, 10:29am

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

Michael Abella Feb. 14, 2017, 3:48pm

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

The Madison County Record Aug. 1, 2016, 2:35pm

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

Carrie Gonzalez Jun. 21, 2016, 2:57pm

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

Madison County foreclosures June 13-20

Carrie Gonzalez Jun. 21, 2016, 2:53pm

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

Edwardsville lawyer named military trial judge

Jamie Kelly Jun. 21, 2016, 7:17am

After a career spanning more than two decades as both an active duty and reserve Air Force officer, Lt. Col. Michael Schag, also a partner with Heyl Royster, has been appointed as a military trial judge.

St. Clair County foreclosures June 1-8

Carrie Gonzalez Jun. 14, 2016, 4:33pm

WELLS FARGO BANK V. JAMES E. NEWELL, $40,256.92, 109 ARMAND DR., CAHOKIA. 16-CH-403

Madison County foreclosures June 3-10

Carrie Gonzalez Jun. 14, 2016, 4:32pm

FEDERAL NATIONAL MORTGAGE V. JAMES R. AND DEANA J. DOUGHERTY, $126,190.53, 15 WHITE LILY DR., COLLINSVILLE. 16-CH-347

Madison County foreclosures May 25-June 3

Carrie Gonzalez Jun. 7, 2016, 2:13pm

A total of 11 foreclosures were filed in Madison County between May 25 and June 3.

St. Clair County foreclosures May 18-27

Carrie Gonzalez Jun. 7, 2016, 1:58pm

Foreclosure filings in St. Clair County for the period of May 18-27 number nine.

St. Clair County foreclosures May 6-27

Carrie Gonzalez May 31, 2016, 11:38am

St. Clair County foreclosure filings for Belleville and Dupo.