News from November 2017

Pedestrian alleges he was struck at Belleville gas station

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 28, 2017

BELLEVILLE – A St. Clair County man is seeking damages after he was struck while walking at a gas station in Belleville.

Motorist allegedly thrown from vehicle in Millstadt collision

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 28, 2017

BELLEVILLE – A Millstadt resident has filed a suit against two Freeburg residents after a collision in Millstadt.

Man seeks damages after O'Fallon rear-end collision

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 28, 2017

BELLEVILLE – A man alleges he was injured in a rear-end collision in O'Fallon.

Motorist alleges injuries after collision at Route 3, St. Monica Drive

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 28, 2017

BELLEVILLE – A Missouri man is seeking damages after a collision in St. Clair County.

Patient alleges injuries to common bile duct

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 28, 2017

BELLEVILLE — A patient is suing medical service providers for allegedly causing injuries to her common bile duct.

Woman sues over sidewalk trip, fall

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 28, 2017

BELLEVILLE — A woman is suing property owners after she allegedly tripped and fell on the sidewalk. 

Woman sues individual for wrongful garnishment

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 28, 2017

BELLEVILLE — A woman is suing for malicious prosecution and wrongful garnishment on her private account for judgment against her ex-husband. 

Belleville attorney Hoerner files for Fifth District Appellate Court; Overstreet also files

By Ann Maher | Nov 28, 2017

Belleville attorney Kevin Hoerner has submitted paperwork to run in the spring primary as a Democratic candidate for the Fifth District Appellate Court, in a seat being vacated by retiring Justice Richard Goldenhersh.

Provisions of Tillery trust fund set up for K-Mart FCA settlement stripped by judge

By Record News | Nov 28, 2017

EAST ST. LOUIS – Acting U.S. attorney Gerald Boyce and District Judge Nancy Rosenstengel saved the bacon of taxpayers by stripping provisions from a trust fund that Stephen Tillery of St. Louis set up for a settlement with K-Mart.

Yandle denies class certification in truckers' suit; Says plaintiff's failure to disclose felony conviction 'a problem'

By Record News | Nov 28, 2017

BENTON – U.S. District Judge Staci Yandle denied certification of a class action over the wages of 45 professional drivers, finding their claims large enough to justify individual litigation.

St. Clair County real estate Nov. 16-22

By Elizabeth Alt | Nov 28, 2017

A Belleville property sold for $600,000 as part of the recent St. Clair County real estate transactions for Nov. 16-22.

St. Clair County foreclosures Nov. 7-16

By Elizabeth Alt | Nov 28, 2017

There were 15 foreclosures in St. Clair County from Nov. 7-16.

Madison County real estate Nov. 15-21

By Princess Jade Barrenechea | Nov 28, 2017

A Collinsville home sold for $460,000 as part of the recent Madison County real estate transactions for Nov. 15-21.

Madison County foreclosures Nov. 15-21

By Princess Jade Barrenechea | Nov 28, 2017

There were 13 foreclosures in Madison County from Nov. 15-21

Madison County civil docket Dec. 4-8

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Nov 28, 2017

There are seven law cases with hearings scheduled on the Madison County civil docket for Dec. 1-4 in circuit judges Mudge, Ruth, Matoesian and Dugan's courtrooms.

Widow of man killed in go-cart crash granted leave to amend complaint

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Nov 28, 2017

Madison County Circuit Judge Barbara Crowder granted a woman’s request to amend a wrongful death complaint alleging her husband died following a go-cart crash two years ago.

Mother of minor injured in police pursuit of stolen vehicle seeks summary judgment

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Nov 28, 2017

The mother of a minor injured in a police pursuit involving a stolen vehicle seeks summary judgment, arguing that no evidence that the minor was involved in the theft exists.

Madison County seeks to quash deposition intended for ‘annoyance and expense’

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Nov 28, 2017

Madison County seeks to quash a subpoena requesting a deposition in a bid rigging suit, arguing that the subpoena is intended for “annoyance and expense” in a suit that the county is still unsure whether it will be formally added as a defendant.

Former U.S. Attorney Wigginton no longer at Armstrong Teasdale

By Record News | Nov 29, 2017

ST. LOUIS – Stephen Wigginton, former U.S. attorney for the Southern District of Illinois, no longer works for the Armstrong Teasdale firm, a spokesperson for the firm said on Tuesday.

Bond County circuit judge Knight not running for retention; Deadline to file for judicial vacancies approaches

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Nov 29, 2017

Bond County circuit judge John Knight has confirmed that he will not run for retention in 2018.

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