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State AG tells Gibbons' office to explain its refusal to turn over sexual harassment records

By Record News | Nov 19, 2018

SPRINGFIELD – Attorney General Lisa Madigan expects Madison County State’s Attorney Tom Gibbons to explain why he denied access to records of a harassment allegation after she found legitimate public interest in it.

FedEx sued for alleged sexual harassment, discrimination and retaliation

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 15, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A FedEx Supply Chain employee is suing the company and her supervisor, Theodore Singleton, alleging discrimination and retaliation.

Liquor store, gas station customer sues after allegedly falling down

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 15, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A customer is suing Kabir Inc., Phillips 66 Co. and Sav-On-Liquor and Wine, after allegedly tripping on a rug and falling down.

Consumer sues car dealer and lender for alleged fraud

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 15, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A consumer is suing Cardinal Buick GMC Inc. and Credit Acceptance Corp., alleging unfair and deceptive business practices.

Two motorists sue driver for alleged negligence

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 15, 2018

BELLEVILLE — Two motorists sue driver Ashley Price for alleged negligence after a car accident.

St. Clair County foreclosures Nov. 5-8

By Elizabeth Alt | Nov 14, 2018

There were eight foreclosures in St. Clair County from Nov. 5-8.

St. Clair County real estate Oct. 9

By Elizabeth Alt | Nov 14, 2018

A Mascoutah property sold for $450,000 as part of the recent St. Clair County real estate transactions for Oct. 9.

Madison County foreclosures Oct. 31 - Nov. 6

By Princess Jade Barrenechea | Nov 14, 2018

There were 11 foreclosures in Madison County from Oct. 31 - Nov. 6

Madison County real estate Oct. 16-22

By Princess Jade Barrenechea | Nov 14, 2018

An Edwardsville home sold for $520,000 as part of the recent Madison County real estate transactions for Oct. 16-22.

Watson must produce sexual misconduct allegation records against any member of Sheriff's Dept. back to 2012

By Record News | Nov 13, 2018

EAST ST. LOUIS – St. Clair County sheriff Rick Watson must produce records on sexual misconduct allegations against any member of the department since January 2012, U.S. Magistrate Judge Stephen Williams ruled on Nov. 8.

Legal services and support for veterans in Madison County flagged by judiciary

By John Breslin | Nov 12, 2018

Members of the judiciary in Madison County are flagging up free civil legal services and the network of groups available to support veterans.

Defendant accused in Madison County bid rigging scheme calls proposed class notice 'incorrect and confusing'

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Nov 9, 2018

Several tax-buyer defendants have joined auctioneer James Foley’s objection and motion to strike a proposed class notice in a suit alleging the defendants participated in a bid-rigging conspiracy with former Madison County Treasurer Fred Bathon.

Madison County foreclosures Oct. 23-30

By Princess Jade Barrenechea | Nov 7, 2018

There were 11 foreclosures in Madison County from Oct. 23-30

Madison County real estate Oct. 9-15

By Princess Jade Barrenechea | Nov 7, 2018

A Highland property sold for $539,000 as part of the recent Madison County real estate transactions for Oct. 9-15.

St. Clair County real estate Oct. 2-8

By Elizabeth Alt | Nov 7, 2018

An O'Fallon commercial property sold for $4.5 million as part of the St. Clair County real estate transactions for Oct. 2-8.

St. Clair County foreclosures Oct. 25-Nov. 2

By Elizabeth Alt | Nov 7, 2018

There were 17 foreclosures in St. Clair County from Oct. 25-Nov. 2.

Madison County civil docket Nov. 13-16

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Nov 7, 2018

Madison County circuit judges Ruth, Matoesian and Mudge have law cases scheduled on the civil docket for Nov. 13-16.

Gibbons office refuses to release internal sexual harassment report, saying AG order non-binding

By Record News | Nov 5, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE – State’s Attorney Tom Gibbons rejected a request from the office of Attorney General Lisa Madigan for public access to records from an investigation into sexual harassment in his office.

Following July mistrial, case against Fields to go before jury Dec. 3

By Record News | Nov 5, 2018

BELLEVILLE – Circuit Judge Robert Haida, who left decisions on testimony hanging in suspense when he granted a mistrial to murder suspect David Fields in July, must make those decisions for a second trial starting Dec. 3.

Former IHOP employee alleges sexual harassment, discrimination

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 5, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A cook and dishwasher claims he was terminated from his job at International House of Pancakes after complaining of sexual harassment and discrimination.

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