SchoemakerA doctor accused of perforating a woman’s bladder during a hysterectomy is seeking the dismissal of a medical malpractice lawsuit against him and a local hospital, saying a reviewing healthcare professional’s report was not attached to the complaint on time.Plaintiff Tammy L. Sparks claims defendant Dr. John Hucker performed an outpatient hysterectomy and oophorectomy on Oct. 11, 2012 at
News from February 2015
A contracting company blamed in a lawsuit alleging a woman fell off a ladder at the Edwardsville YMCA claims the ladder was “converted or stolen” and not in its control at the time of the alleged injury.
Incarcerated man seeks default judgment against brother-in-law for allegedly fraudulently property transfer
An incarcerated man who is suing his brother-in-law pastor over claims he fraudulently transferred his property while behind bars is seeking default judgment.
The National Collegiate Student Loan Trust has filed a lawsuit against a couple it claims failed to repay more than $70,000 in education loans.
A woman is suing over claims her ingestion of medication designed to prevent strokes has created an inability for her blood to congeal in a timely manner.
A roofer alleges he lost his roofing job after he filed for workers' compensation benefits.
A woman alleges she suffered for months without teeth because a dentist failed to properly install implants.
You'd think that exposure of scandals and the ensuing punishment of participants would discourage other ethically-challenged individuals from engaging in similarly illicit behaviors and risking comparable comeuppances.Maybe they start out small and get bolder each time they get away with something.Or maybe they think they're smarter than the last guy who got caught and that they'll know to stop before