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Arvimeritor, others named in couple's asbestos injury suit

By Lhalie Castillo | Jun 29, 2018

BELLEVILLE – A former mechanic alleges his lung cancer was caused by exposure to asbestos from various products he encountered during his career.

Couple seeks more than $50,000 from Dap Products, others over alleged asbestos injuries

By Lhalie Castillo | Jun 27, 2018

BELLEVILLE – A couple has filed suit against several companies over allegations their products contained asbestos and caused the husband's lung cancer.

Widow sues Arconic, Carrier, others after husband's death

By Lhalie Castillo | May 15, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A widow claims her husband was exposed to asbestos fibers during his career.

Couple allege asbestos exposure in St. Clair County lawsuit

By Lhalie Castillo | May 15, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A couple claim they were exposed to asbestos fibers during their careers.

Son sues Crane, Formosa over father's cancer death

By Lhalie Castillo | Apr 15, 2018

BELLEVILLE — An estate administrator is suing a number companies, citing alleged failure to warn and negligence following his father's death due to cancer.

Couple names A.O. Smith, others in asbestos lawsuit after wife's cancer diagnosis

By Lhalie Castillo | Apr 11, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A couple has filed a lawsuit against a number of companies alleging they didn't exercise due care and caution for the safety of others.

Rauner must think twice before signing dangerous 5G 'small cell' wireless bill

By The Madison County Record | Apr 10, 2018

The impact of Fifth Generation (5G) small cell wireless facility bills becoming law will mean: it does not matter who you are, how affluent you are, where you live, or who you know in "high places," a cell tower can soon be looming in your front yard.

Man formerly employed by General Steel, Southwestern Bell alleges asbestos exposure caused mesothelioma

By Lhalie Castillo | Feb 6, 2018

BELLEVILLE – A Lenzburg couple is seeking damages over allegations the husband's mesothelioma was caused by asbestos exposure during his career.

Man alleges asbestos exposure from DAP Products, others' products caused cancer

By Lhalie Castillo | Dec 8, 2017

BELLEVILLE – A man is seeking more than $50,000 over allegations his cancer was caused by asbestos exposure.

Man alleges asbestos in products manufactured by 4520 Corp., others caused late father's cancer

By Lhalie Castillo | Dec 6, 2017

BELLEVILLE – A man has filed a suit against several companies after his father's lung cancer death.

Man alleges asbestos exposure through Ford Motor Corp., others caused cancer

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 8, 2017

BELLEVILLE – A former laborer and teacher alleges exposure to asbestos caused him to develop lung cancer.

Man sues PNC Bank alleging wrongful garnishment

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 17, 2017

BELLEVILLE – A St. Louis man alleges his bank account was wrongfully garnished after a judgment was filed against his soon-to-be former wife.

Son alleges asbestos exposure contributed to father's death

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 17, 2017

BELLEVILLE – A son alleges that his father's death from cancer was contributed to by asbestos exposure.

Arvinmeritor Inc., A.W. Chesterton Co. named in asbestos lawsuit by Michigan woman

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 3, 2017

BELLEVILLE – A Michigan woman alleges her late husband's lung cancer was caused by exposure to asbestos.

District Court grants summary judgment in case involving thousands of pages of FOIA requests

By Dee Thompson | Apr 12, 2017

EAST ST. LOUIS — District Judge David R. Herndon has granted summary judgment to defendants in a case in which a former FDA employee submitted numerous Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests and other correspondence over a three-year period regarding a glucose monitoring system.

Motions to dismiss denied in aerial device case where electrical worker lost arm

By Dawn Geske | Mar 30, 2017

Three motions to dismiss liability and negligence in a case involving a man who lost his arm using an aerial device in an electrical construction project have been rejected by the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois.

Flint Law adds lawyers to expand asbestos practice

By Mike Helenthal | Sep 16, 2016

Flint Law Firm LLC recently announced the addition of two asbestos litigators and a new associate, stating the additions signal “new growth in all areas of the firm.”

Woman alleges drunk driver pinned her against her front porch, causing injuries

By Molly English-Bowers | Jan 31, 2016

EDWARDSVILLE – A Madison County woman is suing over injuries that allegedly occurred when she was involved in an incident with a drunk driver.

Why Medical Malpractice Reform is Off Limits

By Philip K. Howard | Oct 4, 2009

(Editor's note: This commentary first appeared in the Wall Street Journal Sept. 29. It is reprinted with Mr. Howard's permission).

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