MOUNT VERNON – Fifth District Appellate Court Mark M. Boie of Union County, appointed to his seat last spring, said during a recent interview that he plans to run for his first full term in part to continue his hard work on the appellate bench.
MT. VERNON - An attempt to develop a class action over how a vehicle registration fee was included in purchase documents has failed after an appeals court affirmed a lower court's decision to throw out the action.
F. Lance Callis, the well known Granite City attorney and co-founder of Alton Belle Casino's parent company Argosy Gaming Co., was "just a good guy to be around," and someone dedicated to the common man, friends remembered following his passing last week.
EAST ST. LOUIS – Prosecutors who asserted immunity against Circuit Judge Ron Duebbert’s malicious prosecution suit haven’t addressed his allegations, his lawyer argued in U.S. district court on Sept. 26.
CLEVELAND (Legal Newsline) – The judge overseeing nearly 2,000 opioid lawsuits must address concerns that the cases over which he is presiding are an improper power grab by plaintiffs lawyers who signed up cities and counties as clients.