Several St. Clair County residents argue that the lawsuit they filed in federal court accusing a tax buyer of participating in a bid-rigging scheme is protected from defamation and false light claims.
A frequent target of asbestos litigation, Crane Co. appears to have substituted counsel with a St. Louis asbestos defense firm in all of its local pending asbestos cases in early January.
ST. LOUIS - Merger of St. Louis city and county would shut down one of the nation’s most wide open courts, as the 22nd Judicial District would cease to exist under the current “Metro City” merger plan.
BELLEVILLE — A woman claims a driver hit her vehicle when he reversed in a McDonald's drive-thru.
BELLEVILLE — A St. Clair County landlord is suing a tenant and guarantor, alleging breach of a lease and guaranty agreement in failing to pay more than $79.000.
Retired Madison County judge Ralph J. Mendelsohn requested an expedited trial in his suit alleging he was injured when he fell on uneven steps at an Alton pub.
BELLEVILLE — An injured conductor is suing a railroad company after he allegedly twisted his ankle between railroad ties.
EDWARDSVILLE — A driver is suing State Farm for allegedly failing to offer a fair and reasonable payment under his underinsured motorist coverage.
Last July, a St. Louis City Circuit Court jury awarded $4.7 billion to several women who claimed to have contracted ovarian cancer from asbestos in Johnson & Johnson talcum powder.
BELLEVILLE — A Missouri motor vehicle passenger is suing an Illinois driver, alleging negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiff.
BELLEVILLE — A St. Clair County motorist is suing a mass transit operator and bus driver, alleging negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiff.
EDWARDSVILLE — A beneficiary is suing the trustee of an estate after more than $75,000 went unaccounted for.
JEFFERSON CITY – Speaking for the Missouri Association of Trial Lawyers in opposing a bill that would tighten jurisdiction over civil suits, injury attorney Brett Emison argued that cities produce better trials because jurors have time and resources to sit for weeks, whereas jury prospects in rural counties have to get their crops in.
BELLEVILLE — A St. Clair County man is suing a public transport service provider, alleging negligence and premises liability.
Missouri lawmakers seek to limit out-of-state plaintiffs suing in St. Louis where huge verdicts have resulted
Legislation aimed at joinder of suits