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Woman claims Belleville bars served man who ran stop sign

BELLEVILLE — A woman is suing two Belleville bars after an intoxicated driver allegedly crashed into her vehicle.

Lender claims Troy man didn't repay loan after he sold his home

EDWARDSVILLE — A lender is suing a Troy resident, claiming he didn't repay a loan.

Special prosecutors for everyone!

For the new craze of impugning the integrity of senior law enforcement officials and requesting the appointment of special prosecutors, we can thank, among others, fired former FBI Director James Comey.

Madison County resident accused of not repaying loan for home

EDWARDSVILLE — A Madison County woman is being accused of failing to repay a loan after her home was sold.

Motorist alleges driver ran stop sign

EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist claims she was injured when another driver ran a stop sign.

St. Clair County woman seeks judgment over nonpayment of loan

BELLEVILLE — A St. Clair County resident alleges two people did not pay back a loan.

Disabled veteran alleges Mascoutah officer caused emotional distress

BELLEVILLE — A disabled veteran is suing the City of Mascoutah and a police officer alleging intentional infliction of emotional distress.

In latest decision over Superfund site, court finds in favor of toxic waste haulage company

In the most recent judgment linked to the legacy of widespread contamination at and surrounding two industrial sites in St. Clair County, an appeals court has ruled in favor of a trucking company accused of contributing to the pollution, and against its insurer.

Madison County real estate April 5 - 9

An Edwardsville home sold for more than $500,000 as part of the recent Madison County real estate transactions for April 5-9.

St. Clair County foreclosures March 29-April 9

There were 21 foreclosures in St. Clair County from March 29 to April 9.

Truck driver charged following fatal multi-vehicle crash on I-55

Truck driver Mohamed Y. Jama has been charged with reckless homicide and aggravated reckless driving following a fatal eight-vehicle collision on I-55 in November.

Madison County foreclosures April 6 - 12

There were 18 foreclosures in Madison County from April 6 - 12

Tax Freedom Day - just kidding

Federal income tax filings are due today. But while federal income taxes may make up the largest share of taxes the typical resident pays to the government, Illinoisans won’t find themselves free from the enormous burden of state and local taxes.

Madison County jury awards motorist more than $59K

A Madison County jury awarded a motorist $59,342 in a suit alleging a man backed his pickup truck into her vehicle in Alton.

St. Clair real estate March 21-April 4

A Waterloo property sold for more than $400,000 as part of the recent St. Clair County real estate transactions for March 21-April 4.

Madison County civil docket April 23-27

Madison County Circuit Judges Dugan, Hylla, Crowder, Mudge and Ruth have law cases scheduled on the civil docket for the week of April 23-27.

Kolker reversed in Millstadt homeowners association dispute

MOUNT VERNON – Fifth District appellate judges reversed St. Clair County Associate Judge Chris Kolker for ruling that a homeowners association can’t charge dues and assessments because it doesn’t exist.

Madison County judicial candidates submit first quarter reports

Madison County circuit judge candidates have raised a total of $45,353 in the first quarter, with Democratic candidates receiving roughly 80 percent of those contributions.

Heyl Royster to open St. Louis office

The Midwest defense firm Heyl Royster announced that they will be opening a new location in St. Louis.

Democrat judicial candidates raise more than $200K in first quarter

BELLEVILLE – Campaign treasuries of four judicial candidates on the Democratic ticket held more than $200,000 as of April 1, their quarterly statements show.