News from May 2019
Madison County public defender John J. Rekowksi expressed concern over the cost of investigating DNA evidence found in the master bedroom of an Edwardsville couple who were stabbed to death in March.
BENTON — A trucking company is suing the EPA, alleging it has been wrongfully accused of violating the Clean Water Act.
The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois reported the following activities in the suit brought by Dorothy Sorrell against Dr. Michael Stock on May 6:
A St. Clair County jury found both drivers involved in a collision in the O’Fallon Wal-Mart parking lot are liable for damages.
BENTON — A blind man is suing a company for allegedly failing to comply with federal requirements on its website.
St. Clair County Circuit Judge Stephen McGlynn granted a woman’s motion to vacate a judgment he awarded to First National Bank of Waterloo for taxable court costs in a suit alleging the bank dispensed copper sulfate into lake waters.
Illinoisans are among the nation’s most heavily taxed residents. A proposed Illinois constitutional amendment would make it harder for lawmakers to add to that burden.
BELLEVILLE — A railway company employee filed a class action complaint, alleging his biometric data was stored without his knowledge or consent.
Madison County State’s Attorney Tom Gibbons said any money retained by his office after an Illinois state trooper found $727,000 in suspected drug cartel money in a 60-year-old man’s vehicle will be used to assist local communities.
Rudolf grants dismissal in suit alleging patient died following colonoscopy; Plaintiff given leave to amend complaint
St. Clair County Circuit Judge Heinz Rudolf granted a physician’s motion to dismiss a medical malpractice suit alleging a patient died following a routine colonoscopy.
The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois reported the following activity on May 1 in the suits below:
The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois reported the following activity on May 2 in the suits below:
May 1: U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois docket for 861 social security: hia cases
The following 861 social security: hia-related cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois on May 1. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact: