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Motorist seeks damages from Safeco Insurance, driver after Madison County collision

Lhalie Castillo Oct. 19, 2017, 1:22pm

EDWARDSVILLE – A Madison County man alleges that he was injured in a collision in the county when his vehicle was struck by an uninsured motorist.

'Zestimates' are not appraisals

The Madison County Record May 30, 2017, 11:16am

You're taking a stroll on a nice spring day and someone stops you and says,“Excuse me, sir, I was just wondering. You see that house over there, across the street? Just out of curiosity, what do you think a house like that would go for?”

Amazon tax revenues provide opportunity to repeal death tax

Michael Lucci Jan. 28, 2015, 9:01am

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lllinois funnels training to big donor union; Mandatory state-funded sessions include time for union pitch

Mark Fitton Nov. 21, 2014, 12:25pm

HarrisCARBONDALE -- While a suburban Chicago woman's successful lawsuit against Illinois means home care workers who receive government stipends do not have to join a union, many still must attend training presented by the union.And those mandatory sessions -- which the state funds -- devote a half-hour for the union to pitch itself and distribute membership sign-up cards.Critics say the contractual

Supreme Court strikes down so-called Amazon tax law; Karmeier dissents

Bethany Krajelis Oct. 18, 2013, 4:50pm

Karmeier BurkeA 2011 state law that imposed a tax on out-of-state Internet retailers is unconstitutional, the Illinois Supreme Court held today.In a 6-1 decision, the high court affirmed a lower court ruling that struck down the so-called “Amazon tax law” because it failed to meet the substantial nexus requirement for state taxes under the Commerce Clause and was preempted by a federal law prohibiting

Benzene suit filed in Madison County over state of Washington resident's exposure

Kelly Holleran Jun. 20, 2013, 8:25am

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Collinsville attorney conjures up mystery in Cahokia Mounds youth novel

Amelia Flood Mar. 25, 2010, 8:35am

Levy A green dragon with a fondness for literature and an Elijah Lovejoy pipe waited years before Collinsville attorney Mark Levy brought him to life on paper.

Stranger than science fiction

The Madison County Record May 18, 2008, 6:54am

Some lawyers use case law to argue a motion in court. Amanda Verett reads sci-fi novels.

U.S. Supreme Court denies AGs' petition on tobacco

Steve Korris Oct. 11, 2006, 5:06pm

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Supreme Court has delivered a monumental blow to the biggest tobacco deal in the land.

Justices to reconference on tobacco Oct. 6

Steve Korris Oct. 5, 2006, 1:17am

WASHINGTON, D. C. – After wrestling with a monumental decision over tobacco laws for a week, Justices of the U.S. Supreme Court decided to keep wrestling.

U.S. Supreme Court mulls antitrust tobacco trial

Steve Korris Sep. 28, 2006, 7:00am

WASHINGTON, D.C. – All last week U.S. Supreme Court Justices pondered a possible antitrust trial against 31 states with matching tobacco laws.

Injured deserve day in court

The Madison County Record Jan. 16, 2005, 4:41am

I am an insurance defense attorney, in practice as an attorney for 10

-Kardis Not Long for this Docket?

The Madison County Record Aug. 31, 2004, 9:52am