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Federal court grants voluntary dismissal of lawsuit against Globe Life Insurance Agency

By Elizabeth Alt | Apr 27, 2018

BENTON — A man who claimed his mother’s insurance refused to pay after her death has filed a notice to voluntarily dismiss his lawsuit against Globe Life Insurance Agency Inc.

District Court remands lawsuit alleging doctor is to blame for pending divorce

By Elizabeth Alt | Apr 27, 2018

BENTON — The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois has granted a man’s petition to remand his case to the St. Clair County Circuit Court, rejecting diversity arguments by a doctor accused of having an affair with the man’s wife.

Woman alleges moving company lost, damaged belongings

By Lhalie Castillo | Apr 26, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A woman alleges a moving company overcharged her and lost or damaged her belongings while helping move her family to Florida.

Legislation that would have allowed third party vendors access to business financial records defeated in House

By Ann Maher | Apr 26, 2018

SPRINGFIELD - Legislation that would have allowed the state to disclose private business financial information to third party auditors was defeated in the State House on Wednesday.

Suit alleges Marcal Rope & Rigging failed to make payments

By Lhalie Castillo | Apr 26, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A supplier claims a company failed to pay in full for goods it delivered.

Entertainment company alleges gaming terminals destroyed in fire

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Apr 25, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — An entertainment company alleges My Brothers Place owes it more than $91,000 after a fire destroyed the plaintiff's gaming terminals.

Madison County civil docket April 30-May 4

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Apr 25, 2018

Madison County Circuit Judges Crowder, Ruth and Mudge have law cases scheduled on the civil docket for the week of April 30 to May 4.

American Family Insurance accused of not settling underinsured motorist claim

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Apr 24, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A driver and passenger claim an insurance company failed to approve an underinsured-motorist claim after they were injured in a car crash.

Gibbons files motion to stay discovery pending conflict of interest ruling; No charges four months after raid

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Apr 23, 2018

Madison County State’s Attorney Tom Gibbons filed a motion to stay all discovery in a case involving a Jan. 10 raid on Madison County offices until the court has determined if a conflict of interest exists.

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