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Former employee alleges sexual harassment at Kathy's Kars Inc.

EDWARDSVILLE – A woman alleges she resigned from her position at an East Alton business because of sexual harassment.

Sellers allege buyers of Granite City, Madison properties defaulted on payments

EDWARDSVILLE – Two sellers allege the buyers of their Granite City property defaulted on their payments.

SIUE professor accused of defamation; Suit seeks $33M in punitive damages

EDWARDSVILLE — Two authors/educators in the field of astronomy are suing astronomer Pamela Gay, a professor at Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville, alleging libel, defamation and intentional infliction of emotional distress.

Driver alleges she was injured in College Avenue crash

EDWARDSVILLE – A Bethalto woman alleges an Alton driver's negligence caused an accident.

Man sues Employbridge Southeast following fork truck incident

EDWARDSVILLE — A man is suing Employbridge Southeast LLC and Michael Sullivan, employer and driver, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Two passengers blame driver for injuries from collision

EDWARDSVILLE — Two passengers are suing a driver they claim failed to take sufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Riverside Saloon accused of violating Dram Shop Act

EDWARDSVILLE — A patron is suing TRKYMIK Inc., d/b/a Riverside Saloon, and Anita J. Bowman, beer concessionaires, alleging unlawful sale of alcohol to an intoxicated person and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

First Bank alleges unpaid loan

BELLEVILLE — A banking corporation is suing borrower CDC Development Co. and guarantor Donald J. Johnson, alleging breach of a promissory note and guaranty agreement.

Alton Village Inn Pancake House blamed for alleged bench collapse

EDWARDSVILLE — A customer is suing CMD LLC, d/b/a Alton Village Inn Pancake House, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Motorist sued following Interstate 55 collision

EDWARDSVILLE — A driver and two passengers are suing motorist DeAngelo Watson, alleging negligence in connection with a highway collision.

Patient alleges doctors failed to diagnose breast cancer

EDWARDSVILLE — A married couple's lawsuit against Tommy Hill, M.D.; Terry Burk, M.D.; Maryville Radiology Group Ltd.; Southwestern Illinois Health Facilities Inc.; et al, alleges negligence in medical care.

Two passengers blame driver for crash injuries

BELLEVILLE — Two Missouri residents are suing Melvin Edwards, a vehicle owner and driver, alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Mother sues following Alton collision

EDWARDSVILLE — A mother is suing motorist Alec Schultz, alleging negligence and insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Grandmother sues home owners after tripping while trick or treating

BELLEVILLE — A grandmother is suing Smithon residents Michael Mattingly and Kimberly Mattingly, alleging negligence in connection with Halloween injuries.

Pedestrian seeks damages from Collinsville motorist, insurer after collision

EDWARDSVILLE — A pedestrian is suing a Collinsville motorist and her insurer, alleging negligence and insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Victims of Madison County bid rigging scheme cannot sue bond holder, Supreme Court rules

SPRINGFIELD – Victims of bid rigging at auctions of former Madison County treasurer Fred Bathon can’t sue the holder of his $1 million surety bond, Illinois Supreme Court Justices ruled on Dec. 1.  

Prenzler sworn in as Madison County Chairman; First action is to allow veteran Lavite back into office

Prenzler was sworn into office this morning by Associate Judge Luther Simmons before a crowd that included elected officials and supporters.

Man alleges father died following medical procedures

BELLEVILLE — A man claims his father died as a result of medical negligence, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent Asystole.

Driver alleges injuries after accident at intersection in Caseyville

BELLEVILLE – A driver has filed suit against a Belleville man after an accident in Caseyville.

Motorcyclist seeks damages after accident in Fairview Heights

BELLEVILLE – A motorcyclist alleges a distracted driver rear-ended him, cauing at least $50,000 in damages.