News from December 2014

ISBA pens fiery response in Hale v. State Farm; Plaintiff position borders 'on fantasy,' it says

By The Madison County Record | Dec 23, 2014

NesterLawyers claiming State Farm corrupted the State Bar Association for the benefit of Supreme Court candidate Lloyd Karmeier apparently have disturbed the Bar.On Dec. 18, the Bar responded to a brief in federal court accusing its judicial evaluation committee of bias toward Karmeier in 2004. “Plaintiffs had not previously accused ISBA of wrongdoing,” Michael Nester of Belleville wrote. He seeks

Route 111 accident is subject of suit

By The Madison County Record | Dec 29, 2014

A motorist has filed suit against the driver whom she alleges struck her vehicle, causing her injuries.

Judge James Moore appointed to fill Spomer vacancy

By Ann Maher | Dec 30, 2014

First Judicial Circuit Judge James R. Moore of Carterville has been assigned to the Fifth District Appellate Court, filling the vacancy created by the retirement of Justice Stephen L. Spomer on Nov. 30.

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