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Woman seeks more than $50,000 in damages after fatal Wood River motorcycle collision

Lhalie Castillo Nov. 22, 2017, 8:19am

EDWARDSVILLE – An estate administrator is seeking damages after her decedent died of injuries sustained in a motorcycle crash in Wood River.

Shopper files suit against driver after parking lot incident at Schuette Supervalu Market

Lhalie Castillo Nov. 22, 2017, 8:18am

EDWARDSVILLE – A woman alleges she was injured in the parking lot of a Breese supermarket after a driver backed into her cart while unloading groceries.

Estate representative seeks more than $75,000 over fatal accident in Bond County

Lhalie Castillo Nov. 22, 2017, 8:17am

BENTON – A Missouri woman has filed suit against a Bond County business and its employee after a fatal accident in the county earlier this year.

Local watchdog goes after Quinn, Madigan over improper spending allegations

John Revak Nov. 22, 2017, 7:20am

CHICAGO – Chicago Watchdog organization Project Six is on the trail of what it believes is corruption involving Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan and Chicago Alderman Marty Quinn.

Server alleges Longhorn terminated her after refusing to give manager prescription opioid

Lhalie Castillo Nov. 21, 2017, 2:25pm

BELLEVILLE – A Fairview Heights woman alleges she was retaliated against and eventually terminated by her restaurant chain employer after she refused to give a managing partner her prescription medication.

Many in Southern Illinois justice system are involved in Duebbert-related legal actions

The Madison County Record Nov. 21, 2017, 7:20am

SPRINGFIELD – Seeking justice for St. Clair County Circuit Judge Ron Duebbert means seeking it all over Southern Illinois.

U.S. Nitro Blasting & Environmental LLC accuses former employees, competitor of conspiracy

Lhalie Castillo Nov. 21, 2017, 7:20am

EDWARDSVILLE – A blasting services company alleges two former employees and a competitor interfered with its business relationships.

Woman seeks more than $50,000 after Belleville collision with allegedly intoxicated driver

Noddy A. Fernandez Nov. 21, 2017, 7:08am

BELLEVILLE – A woman alleges she was injured in a collision in Belleville when she was struck by an intoxicated driver.

Lawyers competing for lucrative opioid litigation go before county Judiciary

Ann Maher Nov. 20, 2017, 3:44pm

Lawyers competing to represent Madison County in lucrative contingency fee litigation against manufacturers and distributors of opioid drugs touted their experience to members of the Judiciary Committee meeting on Friday.

Prenzler will not release Poshard reports due to attorney objections

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Nov. 20, 2017, 3:05pm

Madison County Chairman Kurt Prenzler last week said he would not yet release the two outside investigation reports involving sexual harassment claims after the attorneys involved objected to the documents’ release.

Madison County civil docket Nov. 27-Dec. 1

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Nov. 20, 2017, 1:21pm

There are 15 law cases with hearings scheduled on the Madison County civil docket for the week of Nov. 27-Dec. 1

St. Clair County real estate Nov. 7-15

Elizabeth Alt Nov. 20, 2017, 1:20pm

A Shiloh home sold for $1.6 million as part of the recent St. Clair County real estate transactions for Nov. 7-15.

St. Clair County foreclosures Nov. 8-14

Elizabeth Alt Nov. 20, 2017, 1:19pm

There were five foreclosures in St. Clair County from Nov. 8 to 14.

Madison County real estate Nov. 8-14

Princess Jade Barrenechea Nov. 20, 2017, 1:18pm

An Edwardsville home sold for more than $436,000 as part of the recent Madison County real estate transactions for Nov. 8-14.

Madison County foreclosures Nov. 7-14

Princess Jade Barrenechea Nov. 20, 2017, 1:17pm

There were fifteen foreclosures in Madison County from Nov. 7-14

Man sues Roman Catholic priest over childhool sexual assault allegations

Lhalie Castillo Nov. 20, 2017, 11:16am

EDWARDSVILLE – A 55-year-old Missouri man alleges that he was sexually assaulted by a Roman Catholic priest in the 1970s in St. Louis.

Woman seeks more than $50,000 after tripping on Walmart curb

Lhalie Castillo Nov. 20, 2017, 11:08am

EDWARDSVILLE – A Breese woman alleges that she was injured at a Highland store after tripping on a sidewalk.

Madison County farmer alleges hail damage claim was partially denied

Lhalie Castillo Nov. 20, 2017, 11:02am

EDWARDSVILLE – A Madison County farmer alleges hail damage to his property was not fully covered by his insurance policy.

Negligence suit filed against Alton Memorial, doctors over man's care

Lhalie Castillo Nov. 20, 2017, 10:57am

EDWARDSVILLE – A Bethalto woman alleges a patient's medical condition was not responded to in an immediate fashion, leading to his death.

Suit alleges man died while transporting fruit packed in dry ice

Lhalie Castillo Nov. 20, 2017, 10:45am

EDWARDSVILLE – The widow of a Missouri man filed a wrongful death suit, alleging her husband died from transporting fruit packed in dry ice.