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Lender alleges borrower breached contract

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 14, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A lender is suing a borrower for allegedly failing to make payments on a loan.

Landlord sues ATV company over lease dispute

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 14, 2018

A Swansea landlord accuses its tenant of breaking a lease agreement

St. Clair County jury returns mixed verdict in truck driver’s retaliatory discharge case

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Aug 10, 2018

A St. Clair County jury reached a verdict partially in favor of Beelman Ready Mix and partially in favor of a former employee in his retaliatory discharge suit at trial in Associate Judge Chris Kolker’s courtroom.

Ruth dismisses man’s legal malpractice suit over workplace injury

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Aug 9, 2018

Madison County Circuit Judge Dennis Ruth dismissed a legal malpractice suit alleging an East Alton firm failed to file a lawsuit following a workplace injury.

Motorist alleges insurers refused arbitration

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 3, 2018

A St. Clair County motorist wants to take two insurance companies to court over an accident caused by an uninsured driver.

Suit alleges man hasn't made payment on loan since 2008

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 2, 2018

A St. Clair County man faces a lawsuit over non-payment of a loan.

Asbestos attorney’s fraud suit stayed pending builder’s bankruptcy

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Aug 1, 2018

Madison County Associate Judge Clarence Harrison filed an order to stay an asbestos attorney’s lawsuit alleging mold and water infiltrated his $775,000 Troy home.

Village of Washington Park faces contract suit

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jul 31, 2018

A St. Clair County business accuses the Village of Washington Park of not paying the company for work it performed for the city.

Man sues former employers for wrongful termination

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 30, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A man is suing his former employers for allegedly fabricating an alleged threat in order to terminate the plaintiff.

Swansea woman sued over unpaid loans

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jul 26, 2018

A Swansea woman faces a federal lawsuit over $130,000 worth of unpaid government loans.

Mudge grants motion to stay in suit alleging Club Fitness stored biometric data without consent

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Jul 24, 2018

Madison County Circuit Judge William Mudge granted a joint motion to stay a class action alleging Club Fitness stored employees' biometric information without consent.

Supplied Industrial Solutions faces legal action over pension fund payments

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jul 24, 2018

A labor management group brought a lawsuit against Supplied Industrial Solutions Inc. for not making the required contributions to a pension fund.

Another Granite City homeowner accuses Vivint Home Security of fraud

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 24, 2018

Vivint Home Security faces more litigation over an employee's alleged fraud.

Home security company accused of deceptive practices by Granite City residents

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 24, 2018

A Granite City man accuses Vivint Home Security and an employee of deceiving him during a free home security system inspection.

Longstanding legal action between historical railroad societies is settled

By Sandra Lane | Jul 24, 2018

Three historical societies reached an agreement after years of litigation alleging fraud and conversion.

Law Offices of Michael J. Diaz dedicated to helping clients with variety of needs

By Erianne Leatherman | Jul 20, 2018

The Law Offices of Michael J. Diaz was founded with the mission to make a positive difference in the lives of its clients.

Cassens & Sons alleges it repaired defective Dodge Durango in fraud suit

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Jul 20, 2018

Cassens & Sons claims it repaired at no cost an allegedly defective Dodge Durango before offering to buy the vehicle at issue in an East Eaton couple’s fraud suit.

Former client alleges divorce attorney breached contract

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 13, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A former client is suing is divorce attorney for allegedly misplacing a contract and failing to represent him in his case.

Ascendum Machinery sues Specialty Contracting over truck rentals

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 12, 2018

A Madison County construction equipment dealer claims Specialty Contracting and its president failed to pay for equipment rentals.

St. Clair County homeowners allege State Farm failed to pay fire claim

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jul 12, 2018

A St. Clair County couple say two State Farm insurance companies failed to fully pay for fire damage to their home and vehicles.

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