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First jury trial for Judge Barberis ends in partial win for plaintiff before six-juror panel; Effective June 1 all civil jury panels will number six

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Feb. 19, 2015, 1:38pm

Barberis

Heyl Royster announces Ingram and Pinter as partners in Edwardsville

The Madison County Record Feb. 20, 2015, 7:09am

IngramAttorneys Sara Ingram and Gary Pinter have been named partners at Heyl Royster in its Edwardsville office.Ingram, who joined the firm in 2006, focuses her practice in the area of general tort litigation, with a particular interest in the defense of asbestos claims, healthcare matters, and professional liability cases. She had been involved in the defense of numerous asbestos personal injury suits

Schoen Walton Telken & Foster opens offices in Edwardsville and Belleville

The Madison County Record Feb. 20, 2015, 7:43am

Schoen Walton Telken & Foster team.

Madison County real estate Feb. 2-6

Carrie Gonzalez Feb. 20, 2015, 7:48am

February 2, 2015

St. Clair County foreclosures Jan. 30-Feb. 9

Carrie Gonzalez Feb. 20, 2015, 8:02am

January 30, 2015

St. Clair County real estate Feb. 2-6

Carrie Gonzalez Feb. 20, 2015, 8:06am

February 2, 2015

Madison County foreclosures Feb. 6-13

Carrie Gonzalez Feb. 20, 2015, 8:41am

February 6, 2015

Right to work states have lower minority unemployment

Michael Lucci Feb. 20, 2015, 10:07am

LucciRight-to-Work states are doing a better job of providing opportunity for minorities seeking work, according to newly released data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, or BLS. The comparison between Right-to-Work states and forced-union states, such as Illinois, shows that black unemployment in Right-to-Work states is a full percentage point below forced-union states. Latino unemployment in Right-to-Work

Madison County Civil Docket: 2/23 - 2/27/2015

Carrie Gonzalez Feb. 20, 2015, 10:08am

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Madison County Asbestos Motion Docket: 2/25 & 2/26/2015

Carrie Gonzalez Feb. 20, 2015, 10:08am

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Sheldon Silver indicted in New York asbestos kickback scheme

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Feb. 23, 2015, 12:16pm

Silver

Employee alleges breach in workers’ compensation

The Madison County Record Feb. 23, 2015, 3:15pm

Rosenstengel

Couple sues over Granite City rear-end accident

The Madison County Record Feb. 23, 2015, 3:19pm

A couple has sued a woman for allegedly rear-ending their car, leading to serious injuries.

Woman sues Morrissey Construction and driver alleging injuries in accident

The Madison County Record Feb. 23, 2015, 3:22pm

KopisA Madison County woman has sued another woman and her company, alleging negligence in a car accident.Gloria M. Ford filed a lawsuit Feb. 10 in Madison County Circuit Court against Amanda R. Morrissey and Morrissey Construction Company of Godfrey.According the complaint, Ford was stopped on Homer M. Adams Parkway at the intersection of Godfrey Road on July 26, 2013, when Morrissey collided with

Brokerage firm agrees to settle suit over excessive commissions for $340K

Ann Maher Feb. 23, 2015, 4:38pm

PrenzlerMadison County Treasurer Kurt Prenzler said Monday that an Arkansas brokerage firm has agreed to pay $340,000 to settle a suit filed in 2011 over excessive commissions charged by the company.The agreement wraps up a complaint Prenzler filed with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) against Sterne, Agee & Leach, claiming it charged as much as 1,239% more in average commissions

Crushed Grapes denies allegations in lawsuit alleging it owes $118,000 in rent

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Feb. 24, 2015, 7:11am

The owners of an Edwardsville wine store have denied allegations against it in a lawsuit claiming they failed to pay rent.

Wal-Mart claims employee fired for 'legitimate' reasons after work comp claim

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Feb. 24, 2015, 7:14am

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Trial set for case involving collision during test-drive crash

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Feb. 24, 2015, 7:22am

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Case alleging attacker mistook plaintiff’s identity settled and dismissed

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Feb. 24, 2015, 7:26am

Glisson

City of Collinsville seeks to dismiss sewer system suit

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Feb. 24, 2015, 7:30am

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