News from December 2012

Punishing lawyers for acting like bullies

By The Madison County Record | Dec 1, 2012

Over the last several decades, professional sports has lost a lot of its professionalism, and professional athletes a lot of their sense of sportsmanship.

Monroe County jury awards plaintiff $3.2 million in case against Fourth Street Bar & Grill

By Ann Maher | Dec 3, 2012

A Monroe County jury has awarded plaintiff Keith Radford of Waterloo more than $3.2 million over injuries he sustained in a February 2010 altercation at the Fourth Street Bar & Grill in Waterloo, according to a report in the Republic-Times.

Suit filed over Greenmount Road rear-end accident

By Andrea Dearden | Dec 4, 2012

A St. Clair County woman says the car she was riding in was rear-ended while driving in Shiloh.

Napp sworn in as circuit judge in Madison County

By Christina Stueve Hodges | Dec 4, 2012

Judge Kyle Napp's family, left to right, Allan, Grace, Kyle, Aiden and Ian Napp. Justice Ann Callis swears in Judge Kyle Napp as Circuit Judge.Recently elected Madison County Circuit Judge Kyle Napp thanked her colleagues on the Third Circuit bench after being sworn into office on Monday.

El Torero in Granite City sued over alleged attack

By Kelly Holleran | Dec 4, 2012

A man has filed suit against the Granite City bar where he claims he was attacked by a patron.

SLU Law tops in MC Bar Association scholarship competition

By Christina Stueve Hodges | Dec 5, 2012

St. Louis University Law School alumni donors top a local competition.

Passenger accuses driver of losing control

By Kelly Holleran | Dec 5, 2012

A woman has filed suit against the driver who she claims lost control of her vehicle, causing the woman to be transported to the hospital.

Lopinot sworn in Monday as St. Clair County Circuit Judge

By Christina Stueve Hodges | Dec 5, 2012

Vincent Lopinot is sworn in by St. Clair County Chief Judge John Baricevic.Vincent Lopinot was sworn in Monday as circuit judge in St. Clair County by St. Clair County Chief Judge John Baricevic.

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