A Danville man filed a Federal Employers’ Liability Act (FELA) lawsuit in St. Clair County Circuit Court June 18 seeking damages in excess of $50,000 claiming he was exposed to asbestos while working for CSX Transportation.
After being run out of a Collinsville bar twice, sprayed both times with mace by its bartender and ignored by city police, Michael Maddalino retaliated by filing a three-count $150,000 suit against Patty's Pub for injuries and pain and suffering.
The widow of a man who died of a heart problem will be in court June 29 for a case management conference in the wrongful death suit she filed against three doctors in 2004 in Madison County Circuit Court.
Barnes-Jewish Hospital A wrongful death complaint filed a year ago by Bradley Whitehead of Alton will be in court before Madison County Circuit Judge Andy Matoesian for a case management conference June 29 at 9 a.m.
In the eyes of asbestos defense attorneys, a 1987 appellate court ruling that has been bolstered over the years is "naked legal fiction," unfairly keeping them from pointing to the negligence of others.