Crystal Sykes Ind., and as mother and next friend of Amaru Hamilton, a minor v. Jena SmithSykes claims her son was bitten by Smith’s dog while in Smith’s backyard on 3304 Belle in Alton on Aug. 12, 2004. Sykes is seeking at least $100,000 in damages for medical bills and pain and suffering.
J-Kardis; PA-Joseph Hoefert
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Shelley Mains v. Evan Allard
J-Moran; PA-K Lindsay Rakers
Mains claims Allard collided with her vehicle at Broadway and Market in Venice on March 5, 2003, causing serious injuries. Mains is seeking at least $50,000 in damages for injuries she received.
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Jennifer Tuck v. Beverly Farms
J-Byron; PA-Richard Ameduri
Tuck claims she was fired on Feb. 11 from Beverly Farms in retaliation for her receiving workmen’s compensation benefits stemming from an April 20, 2004, workplace injury. Tuck is seeking at least $50,000 in damages.
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Robert Plantz Ind. and as special administrator of the estate of Janet Plantz, deceased v. Martin & Bailey Inc., dba Hucks Convenience Store
J-Stack; PA-Donald Flack
Plantz claims his wife’s death was caused by smoking 40 Marlboro Light Cigarettes a day for more than 25 years and claims Huck's sold the cigarettes even though they knew they were not a safe alternative.
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