News from March 2015

Gender discrimination suit against Heartland Dental voluntarily dismissed

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Mar 2, 2015

A woman claiming Heartland Dental discriminated against her because she was pregnant has voluntarily dismissed the lawsuit.

54th Street Bar and Grill blames customer for contributing to alleged damages

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Mar 3, 2015

An Edwardsville restaurant denies allegations in a lawsuit alleging a customer was injured when she slipped and fell.

Parents sue doctor, facility for injuries alleged in childbirth

By The Madison County Record | Mar 3, 2015

A couple has filed a lawsuit against an obstetrician, his affiliated medical practice and associated hospital facility for alleged breach of duty in childbirth-related injuries incurred in February 2013.

Pregnant accident victim sues tractor-trailer company over injuries

By The Madison County Record | Mar 3, 2015

An Illinois mother is suing a Missouri driver and his employer for injuries allegedly received by her unborn son.

Class action claims ingredients in Walgreens' herbal supplements don't match up to label

By The Madison County Record | Mar 3, 2015

A newly filed class action complaint alleges that the Walgreen-brand of various herbal supplements don't contain materials they are supposed to, as well as contain materials they are not supposed to.

Lawsuit over collapsed airplane hangar following '06 storm settled after opening statements

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Mar 4, 2015

A lawsuit alleging an improperly constructed airplane hangar collapsed during a 2006 storm was settled Monday night just after opening statements in Madison County Circuit Judge Dennis Ruth’s courtroom.

Herndon allows deposition of Justice Karmeier in $8 billion State Farm case

By The Madison County Record | Mar 4, 2015

HerndonLawyers pursuing an $8 billion claim against State Farm may depose Illinois Supreme Court Justice Lloyd Karmeier about his 2004 campaign, U.S. District Judge David Herndon ruled on Feb. 26.He overturned an order that Magistrate Judge Stephen Williams signed last year, quashing a deposition notice that lead plaintiff Mark Hale served on Karmeier.Herndon also allowed a deposition of State Farm

Belleville bicentennial group claims media company has failed to fully pay for entertainment

By The Madison County Record | Mar 4, 2015

A non-profit community organization is suing a media company and two individuals for alleged breach of agreement in a contract dispute from 2014.

Police officer sues Cahokia alleging wrongful termination

By The Madison County Record | Mar 4, 2015

A St. Clair County career police officer is suing the Village of Cahokia for alleged wrongful termination.

Family Video sued over Waterloo man's slip and fall on shoveled snow

By The Madison County Record | Mar 4, 2015

A Waterloo man is suing Family Video Movie Club over injuries he claims to have sustained last year when he tried to hop over mounds of snow along the store's sidewalk.

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