The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois reported the following activity in the suit brought by Frederick H Wiliams against Darin M. Wels, Jef Grupe, Oficer Pajeau, Oficer Streter, S. Waggon, Sarah Johnson and Sherry Benton on July 25: 'Motion For Leave To File Amended Complaint By Plaintiff Frederick H Williams. Responses Due By 8/8/2019 (jmb, Ilcd) [transferred From Illinois
BELLEVILLE – St. Clair County jurors would give Paulette Evans of Clinton County a fairer trial against her county’s only hospital than Clinton County jurors would, attorney Tom Keefe argued for her at a hearing in a wrongful death case on July 31.
MOUNT VERNON -- The Fifth District Appellate Court has ruled that Madison County Associate Judge Clarence Harrison erred in stopping the closure of a bridge leading to a golf course and allowing a recreation district to carry out repairs.
The following cases categorized as "625 drug related seizure of property" cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois on July 29. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:
WHEATON – Chicago investor Thane Ritchie identified two former prisoners as individuals involved in a suit that James Clayborne’s firm filed in Madison County, according to a defendant seeking sanctions over the suit.
The following cases categorized as "550 prisoner: civil rights" cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois on July 29. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:
MOUNT VERNON -- In a case with its roots in a fatal traffic collision nearly two decades ago, the Fifth District Appellate Court has ruled in favor of the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) despite failures by the agency to follow rules relating to expert witnesses and discovery.
In the “Intentional Act Exclusion” chapter of the Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education (IICLE®) , Commercial and Professional Liability Insurance, 2019 Edition, Patrick Cloud and Greg Flatt write about several applications of the Intentional Act Exclusion along with the difficulties that can arise in cases involving professional services.
EDWARDSVILLE -- A state trooper seriously injured when a truck crashed into his stationary vehicle as he responded to an accident has filed suit in Madison County Circuit Court against the driver, his employer, a broker and a food distributor.
Marcia M. Meis, Director of the Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts, announced that the Third Judicial Circuit judges voted to select Veronica L. Armouti as an associate judge of the Third Judicial Circuit.
Marcia M. Meis, Director of the Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts, announced that the Seventh Judicial Circuit judges voted to select Dwayne A. Gab as associate judge of the Seventh Judicial Circuit.