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Prescription for punishment falls short for courthouse criminals


El Mezcal employee accuses eatery of failing to pay him adequate wages

A former waiter at a Mexican restaurant has filed suit against the eatery, alleging he was not paid for work he performed and was fired after complaining about it.

Insurance agency blamed for procuring wrong insurance policy


Lawyers seeking billions in RICO case want magistrate to supervise Justice Karmeier deposition


Construction worker lost part of leg in dump truck accident


Class action claims credit company refused to release certificate of title

A credit company has refused to release a certificate of title to a Bethalto couple who filed for bankruptcy, according to a recently filed putative class action complaint.

Roxana police blamed for stepping on bystander's hand during arrest


Door stop mechanism blamed for causing fall

A door stop is blamed for causing a woman’s injuries during a fall at an Edwardsville eatery.

When taxes go up, do you have a 'say' in it?


Fifth District: Meridian Village is not exempt from paying property tax


DOJ issues new rules on when government can subpoena journalist records


Editor's phone records subpoenaed by plaintiffs in State Farm RICO case

Plaintiff attorneys seeking to prove they lost a $1 billion judgment in a civil racketeering suit against insurer State Farm served a subpoena for nearly seven years of telephone records from the editor of the Madison County Record newspaper.

Court rules don't necessarily protect non-party citizens whose records are sought in federal civil litigation


Priority system for Madison County asbestos docket could be key to reform, attorneys say


401(k)s are better than politician-run pensions


Judge tells Ribbeck Law to get it right or face possible sanctions

“We had no problems with other judges in the past,” commented attorney Monica Kelly of Ribbeck Law in Chicago. “So, either the judge does not understand the rule or we don’t understand it.”

St. Clair County real estate March 17-20

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Madison County real estate March 17-21

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Madison County foreclosures March 25-April 1

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