Leigh Ann Monk of St. Louis filed a medical malpractice suit against Thomas Vitale, M.D. in St. Clair County Circuit Court alleging he attempted to remove her gall bladder while it was still connected to the bile duct.
Olivia Rowe v. Rusk Technical & Gerards Design Studio
Defendant Gerards Design Studio requested discovery on defendant Rusk who objected. Judge Byron overruled the objection and ordered Rusk to comply by Mar. 8. All other pending motions were reset for Mar. 11.
Painter Luke Lindau lives in Chicago’s northwest suburbs. But when Lindau wanted to sue his former employers for allegedly exposing him to asbestos, he headed south for justice. To the suburbs of St. Louis, that is.
St. Elizabeth’s Hospital and Cahokia Nursing and Rehabilitation Center were named in a negligence and wrongful death lawsuit filed in St. Clair County Feb. 18 by Lillie Smith. She claims Chauncey Smith, who died Feb. 19, 2003, received poor treatment which ultimately led to his death.
A Fairview Heights mother and father are seeking more than $1 million in damages from Lincoln Trail Auto Body and its employee, Roland Lee Seibert, for injuries their five children sustained when they were involved in an auto accident the day after Christmas.
Thomas J. Donohue, U.S. Chamber president and CEO The U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform (ILR) today released its Harris Interactive 2005 State Liability Systems Ranking Study, which shows Illinois ranked 46 in legal fairness, having dropped twelve places in the last three years.