MT. VERNON, Ill.— An appellate court recently dismissed a lawsuit for lack of appellate jurisdiction in a 2014 worker's compensation claim case under the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act (Act) against Bi-State Development Agency, doing business as Metro Transit.
MT. VERNON -- The first-degree murder conviction of a St. Clair County man was affirmed by the court, despite claims of ineffective legal counseling.
EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist and a passenger claim they were injured in an English Township collision.
BENTON — A Vietnam veteran seeks $20 million in a suit accusing a Veterans Administration doctor of failing to diagnose his kidney cancer.
EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist claims a man driving a tractor trailer for Domino's Pizza caused a collision.
EDWARDSVILLE — Estate administrators are suing motorist David Sterling II after his vehicle allegedly hit another car, causing fatal injuries.
EDWARDSVILLE — Sandra Griffin filed a complaint on Nov. 8, in the Madison County Circuit Court, against motorist Alice Ketchun after the defendant allegedly struck Griffin with her vehicle.
BELLEVILLE — A couple is suing BMW Constructors Inc., Crown, Cork & Seal USA Inc. and Zurn Industries, et al, for the husband's alleged exposure to products containing asbestos.
BELLEVILLE — A wrongful death lawsuit alleges an intoxicated driver caused a fatal collision after consuming alcohol at the Leighton Evatt American Legion, Post 365.
EDWARDSVILLE — A liability insurer is suing a motorist for allegedly causing a crash on I-270.
BELLEVILLE — Club Onyx in Centreville is being sued after an intoxicated patron swung a knife at the plaintiffs.
BENTON — An injured boat captain from Creal Springs accuses his employers of violating federal maritime law.
BENTON — A hunter from Georgia is suing a Randolph County hunting club after he allegedly fell while climbing down from a tree stand.