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Lawsuit: Madigan, Quinn political org made threats, committed fraud to keep young alderman candidate off ballot

By Scott Holland | Jan 28, 2019

A teenaged Chicago City Council candidate has filed a federal lawsuit against Illinois House Speaker Michael J. Madigan and his political organization, as well as others whom he said illegally opposed his campaign.

Fifth District orders new trial for Madison County man accused in fatal accident

By Record News | Jan 28, 2019

MOUNT VERNON – Madison County Associate Judge Luther Simmons improperly convicted a driver in a fatal accident on the basis of words in a victim impact letter, Fifth District appellate judges ruled on Jan. 16.

Jan. 25: U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois docket for contract cases

By The Madison County Record | Jan 26, 2019

The following contract-related cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois on Jan. 25. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Jan. 25: U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois docket for motor vehicle cases

By The Madison County Record | Jan 26, 2019

The following motor vehicle-related cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois on Jan. 25. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois: Actions Taken on Jan. 25

By The Madison County Record | Jan 26, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois reported the following activity on Jan. 25 in the suits below:

Case activity for Gearold R. Stine vs Homan Trucking LLC on Jan. 25

By The Madison County Record | Jan 26, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois reported the following activities in the suit brought by Gearold R. Stine against Homan Trucking LLC, Ike R. Rose, Homan & Company, Inc. and A.B.C.D. Transportation, Co., Inc. on Jan. 25:

Court activity on Jan. 25: Business Property Lending, Inc. vs Adventure 2000, LLC

By The Madison County Record | Jan 26, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois reported the following activity in the suit brought by Business Property Lending, Inc. against Adventure 2000, LLC, Carlyle Properties, LLC, John Spaar, Unknown Tenants, Unknown Non-Record Claimants, Unknown Owners and Advance Stores Company Incorporated on Jan. 25: 'Notice Of Appearance By James Redd, Iv On Behalf Of All Plaintiffs (re

Belleville criminal defense attorney named St. Clair County State's Attorney

By John Breslin | Jan 25, 2019

Belleville criminal defense lawyer James Gomric is set to be appointed St. Clair County's new state's attorney.

Former employee accuses used car dealership of retaliatory discharge

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jan 25, 2019

EDWARDSVILLE — A former employee is suing a used car dealership for allegedly terminating her for seeking Worker's Compensation benefits.

Jan. 24: U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois docket for asbesto cases

By The Madison County Record | Jan 25, 2019

The following asbesto-related cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois on Jan. 24. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Case activity for Bruce Betzner vs A.O. Smith Corporation on Jan. 24

By The Madison County Record | Jan 25, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois reported the following activities in the suit brought by Bruce Betzner and Barbara Betzner against A.O. Smith Corporation, Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, The Boeing Company, Dana Companies, LLC, Lindberg, Imo Industries, Inc., A.W. Chesterton Company, Baldor Electric Company, Beazer East, Inc., BMI Refractory Services, Inc., Borgwar

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois: Actions Taken on Jan. 24

By The Madison County Record | Jan 25, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois reported the following activity on Jan. 24 in the suits below:

Jan. 24: U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois docket for labor cases

By The Madison County Record | Jan 25, 2019

The following labor-related cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois on Jan. 24. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Case activity for Central Laborers' Pension Fund vs Ramsey Properties, Inc. on Jan. 24

By The Madison County Record | Jan 25, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois reported the following activities in the suit brought by Central Laborers' Pension Fund, Southern Illinois Laborers' Welfare Fund, Southern Illinois Laborers' Annuity Fund, Illinois Laborers' and Contractors' Joint Apprenticeship and Training Fund, Vacation Fund, Laborers-Employers Cooperation and Education Trust (LECET), Laborers' Loca

ATG LegalServe partners with File & ServeXpress for 'one-stop' service

By John Breslin | Jan 24, 2019

As the era of legal e-filing came close to replacing the hand delivering of documents, one process-serving business knew it had to find the right partner.

Defendants accused of participating in a Madison County bid-rigging scheme allege circumstantial evidence is insufficient

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Jan 24, 2019

Several defendants accused of participating in an alleged bid-rigging conspiracy with former Madison County Treasurer Fred Bathon argue in reply memorandums that the plaintiffs rely on circumstantial evidence in their third amended complaint.

JIB suspensions are most severe consequence of misconduct; some judges resign before action taken

By Record News | Jan 24, 2019

Since the Judicial Inquiry Board was founded in 1970, it has filed 95 complaints with the courts commission, which has removed seven judges and retired one.

Court activity on Jan. 23: Central Laborers' Pension Fund vs Ramsey Properties, Inc.

By The Madison County Record | Jan 24, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois reported the following activity in the suit brought by Central Laborers' Pension Fund, Southern Illinois Laborers' Welfare Fund, Southern Illinois Laborers' Annuity Fund, Illinois Laborers' and Contractors' Joint Apprenticeship and Training Fund, Vacation Fund, Laborers-Employers Cooperation and Education Trust (LECET), Laborers' Local

Court activity on Jan. 23: Auto-Owners Insurance Company vs A-Z Welding & Machine, Inc.

By The Madison County Record | Jan 24, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois reported the following activity in the suit brought by Auto-Owners Insurance Company against A-Z Welding & Machine, Inc., Bob Ayers and Kevin Brown on Jan. 23: 'Summons Issued As To A-Z Welding & Machine, Inc. And Original Mailed To Attorney Gumbiner. (kek)'

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois: Actions Taken on Jan. 23

By The Madison County Record | Jan 24, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois reported the following activity on Jan. 23 in the suits below:

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