A racial discrimination and retaliation lawsuit against Central School District 104 in O'Fallon, a teacher and union official has been settled on the heels of a ruling which allowed the case to go forward.
MT. VERNON - Fifth District Appellate Court Justice David Overstreet of Mt. Vernon will seek election to the Illinois Supreme Court in 2020, for the seat being vacated next year by retiring Justice Lloyd Karmeier.
The Gori law firm in Edwardsville recently made a $10,000 charitable donation to The BackStoppers, Inc. in honor of Illinois State Trooper Nicholas Hopkins, nephew of the firm’s attorney, John J. Hopkins.
Illinois’ state constitution offers no escape valve for employers facing a blizzard of class action lawsuits under the state's biometrics privacy law, a Cook County judge ruled, rejecting an attempt by Walmart to sidestep one of those lawsuits.
MT. VERNON - A man convicted of a double murder committed when he was 15 and sentenced to life without the possibility of parole should have another chance at re-sentencing, an appeals court has ruled.
EAST ST. LOUIS – Entertainment Media Trust, which petitioned for bankruptcy relief as owner of “grim reaper” Bob Romanik’s radio stations in September, moved to voluntarily dismiss the petition on Oct. 16.