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Husband's alleged asbestos exposure leads to lawsuit

By Lhalie Castillo | Sep 7, 2018

The widow of a laborer blames a group of manufacturing companies of exposing her husband to asbestos.

Greensfelder continues 14-year membership with Meritas

By Devastasha Beaver | Aug 26, 2018

For the fifth time in a row, the law firm Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale earned a coveted recertification with Meritas, a global legal network.

Laborer alleges lung cancer from asbestos exposure

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 17, 2018

A former welder claims several manufacturers hid the dangers of asbestos exposure.

Customer sues Target over trip, fall

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 7, 2018

BELLEVILLE— A customer accuses a local Target store of negligence after he allegedly tripped and fell on an uneven walkway.

Woman sues Shop 'n' Save over slip, fall

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jul 17, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A customer who slipped and fell while shopping for groceries accuses Shop 'n' Save of negligence.

Seventh Circuit allows class action objector to target side bargains

By Record News | Jul 3, 2018

CHICAGO – Ted Frank of the Center for Class Action Fairness can pursue a claim that phony objectors cheated a class, U.S. Seventh Circuit judges ruled on June 26.

CBS Corporation, others accused of negligently exposing man to asbestos

By Lhalie Castillo | Jun 8, 2018

An estate representative is suing CBS Corporation, 3M Company and several other companies for alleged negligence.

Man claims Riley Power, others should have known about asbestos' effects on human health

By Lhalie Castillo | May 15, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A former mechanic claims he developed mesothelioma and that it is an asbestos-induced disease.

Suit filed in St. Clair County alleges man's cancer was caused by asbestos exposure

By Lhalie Castillo | Apr 15, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A man claims he was exposed to asbestos during his career.

Shopper sues over slip, fall at Edwardsville Best Buy

By Lhalie Castillo | Apr 6, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A shopper is suing Best Buy after she allegedly slipped on ice in the parking lot at the Edwardsville store.

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.

Men allege Travelers Insurance invaded their privacy following collision

By Molly English-Bowers | Jan 6, 2016

EDWARDSVILLE – Two Illinois men are suing a motorist and Travelers Insurance over injuries they say they suffered as the result of an automobile collision.

General Mills denies liability in man’s suit over alleged gold tooth in biscuit

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Aug 31, 2015

General Mills claims that its Pillsbury biscuit product was altered after it left the defendant’s control in a man’s suit alleging he discovered someone’s gold tooth when he bit into a baked biscuit.

Supreme Court reverses Fifth District to affirm St. Clair County ruling over spoilation of evidence claim

By Bethany Krajelis | Oct 18, 2012

Burke Siding with the defendant, the Illinois Supreme Court on Thursday reversed a ruling of the Fifth District Appellate Court in a negligent spoliation of evidence case.

Mudge must decide if Fifth District decision 'torpedoes' Employers Mutual class action

By Steve Korris | Nov 10, 2011

Mudge Madison County Circuit Judge William Mudge must decide whether Fifth District appellate judges who stopped a Lakin Chapman class action against Travelers Insurance also stopped one against Employers Mutual Casualty.

October status conference set in Target immune supplement class action

By Amelia Flood | Jun 16, 2011

An October status conference is set in a 2008 immune supplement class action brought against Target Corporation.

Plaintiff outlines plan for class notice in CVS immune supplement class action

By Amelia Flood | Jun 1, 2011

Cueto The lead plaintiff in a class action brought against CVS Pharmacies Inc. over claims its version of a popular immune system booster doesn't work has laid out how he will notify other class members.

Target class action inactive at St. Clair County

By Amelia Flood | May 11, 2011

There has been no action in a proposed multi-state class action against Target Corporation since the retailer asked to change attorneys in December 2010, according to the suit's case file.

Target substitutes attorneys in immune supplement class action

By Amelia Flood | Jan 19, 2011

Shultz Target Corporation is moving to change attorneys in a St. Clair County immune system supplement class action.

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