A new report revealed that Klafter & Burke, a property-tax law firm owned by Chicago Alderman Ed Burke, helped Donald Trump cut property taxes on his downtown Chicago hotel by nearly 40 percent over seven years, saving Trump and his investors $11.7 million.
News from May 2016
St. Clair County jurors returned a verdict for Alton and Southern Railway last week in a trial involving a railroad conductor's personal injury suit.
St. Clair County Associate Judge Randall Kelley denied a motion from builders of the Keystone oil pipeline to transfer a Bond County farmer’s damage suit to Bond County circuit court.
Metro opposes mediation in a passenger’s lawsuit alleging his prosthetic eye popped out of his head when the train doors closed on him as he was exiting.
HSHS Medical Group is permitted to subpoena a patient’s confidential mental health records in a lawsuit alleging she allowed her leg wounds to become contaminated with dirt and pet hair, resulting in amputation.
After being ordered to resolve a dispute in mediation, the mothers of two 7th grade Cahokia students have reached an unknown settlement.
Scott Credit Union admits that former Business Relationship Manager Theodore Longust embezzled funds and created fictitious loans, but denies that it is liable for his criminal conduct in a former St. Louis Cardinals football player’s suit alleging fraud.
A car accident lawsuit involving a Granite City collision is at trial in Madison County Circuit Judge Stephen Stobbs’ courtroom this week.
A list of recent Madison County foreclosures. Including Alton, Collinsville, East Alton, Edwardsville, Highland, Granite City and Wood River.
A list of recent St. Clair County foreclosures. Including Belleville, Cahokia, Caseyville, Collinsville, East St. Louis, Fairview Heights, Marissa, O'Fallon, Smithton and Swansea.
A list of recent real estate transactions for St. Clair County. Including Belleville, Cahokia, Caseyville, Collinsville, Dupo, East Carondelet, East St. Louis, Fairmont City, Fairview Heights, Freeburg, Lebanon, Marissa, Mascoutah, Millstadt, New Athens, New Baden, O’Fallon, Rauscher, St. Libory, Shiloh, Smithton, Swansea and Waterloo.
A list of recent real estate transactions for Madison County. Including Alhambra, Alton, Bethalto, Collinsville, Cottage Hills, East Alton, Edwardsville, Glen Carbon, Godfrey, Granite City, Hamel, Hartford, Highland, Madison, Maryville, Moro, Pontoon Beach, Roxana, St. Jacob, Troy, Wood River and Worden.
Madison County Circuit Judges Mudge, Hylla, Matoesian, Crowder and Ruth have hearings scheduled on the civil docket for the week of May 9-13.
The asbestos motion docket for Madison County will be held at 9 a.m. on May 9 and 13 in Associate Judge Stephen Stobb's courtroom, room 327, at the Madison County Circuit Court in Edwardsville.
The asbestos jury docket for Madison County will be held at 9 a.m. on May 9 and 13 in Associate Judge Stephen Stobbs' courtroom, room 327, at the Madison County Circuit Court in Edwardsville.
ST. LOUIS - Attorney advertising has prejudiced the regional jury pool against Johnson & Johnson, the company argued between trials that resulted in verdicts of $72 million and $55 million.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri legislators have agreed to raise the standards of expert witnesses, passing a "Daubert" bill that modifies guidelines for admitting testimony.
Has the Greek philosopher Diogenes been reincarnated as Kurt Prenzler?
A petition drive to lower property taxes in Madison County has achieved the bare minimum of signatures to put the question to voters in November, but proponents want extras to ensure it sticks.