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Woman sues former employer alleging pregnancy discrimination

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 22, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A former spa employee claims she was terminated because she was pregnant.

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Time running out for lawyers suing opioid industry to show specific proof

By Daniel Fisher | Oct 20, 2018

The judge overseeing multidistrict litigation against the opioid industry has given plaintiffs a stark choice on a tight deadline: Hand over evidence of specific prescriptions they believe were improper or lose the right to present such evidence forever.

Smith selected to attend US Army War College

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Oct 19, 2018

Madison County Associate Judge Sarah Smith has been selected as one of three Illinois Army National Guard Officers to attend the US Army War College.

Protestant Memorial Medical Center accused of wrongful death

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 19, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A Belleville care center is accused of failing to properly care for a patient, resulting in her death.

Truck driver, employer sued following fatal crash

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 19, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A tractor-trailer driver was allegedly using an electronic communication device when he caused a fatal crash in Marion last year.

Son blames Emerald Pointe in Greenville for father's death

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 18, 2018

The operator of a independent residential facility faces a wrongful death lawsuit as a result of a fall on the property.

Caseyville neighbors sue over alleged property dispute

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 18, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A Caseyville couple allege their neighbors encroached on their property and then attempted to damage their trucking business after they made complaints.

Former employee accuses Clarkson Eyecare of discrimination

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 18, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A white woman who worked at an optometry office accuses her employer of race discrimination.

Suit alleges Alton police officers failed to arrest man who later killed Wood River woman

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 17, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — The City of Alton and two police officers are being sued for allegedly failing to arrest a violent individual who later killed a Wood River woman.

St. Clair County foreclosures Oct. 3-11

By Elizabeth Alt | Oct 17, 2018

There were 13 foreclosures in St. Clair County from Oct. 3-11.

St. Clair County real estate Sept. 11-13

By Elizabeth Alt | Oct 17, 2018

Homes in O'Fallon and Lebanon sold for more than $300,000 as part of the recent St. Clair County real estate transactions for Sept. 11-13.

Madison County real estate Sept. 18-24

By Princess Jade Barrenechea | Oct 17, 2018

An Edwardsville home sold for $415,000 as part of the recent Madison County real estate transactions for Sept. 18-24.

Madison County foreclosures Oct. 1-4

By Princess Jade Barrenechea | Oct 17, 2018

There were 13 foreclosures in Madison County from Oct. 1-4

Madison County civil docket Oct. 22-26

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Oct 17, 2018

Madison County circuit judges Mudge, Dugan, Crowder, Ruth and Matoesian have law cases scheduled on the civil docket for Oct. 22-26.

Gibbons must release internal investigation documents of sexual harassment, AG rules

By Record News | Oct 17, 2018

SPRINGFIELD – Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan asked Madison County State’s Attorney Tom Gibbons to release documents from an internal investigation of sexual harassment to former secretary Andrew Kane and the public.

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Pritzker campaign accused in lawsuit of discrimination, harassment against black, Latino campaign staffers

By Jonathan Bilyk | Oct 16, 2018

Saying the Illinois gubernatorial frontrunner’s campaign has routinely “herded” and “marginalized” its workers of color, a group of African American and Latino workers for Illinois Democratic gubernatorial nominee JB Pritzker has sued Pritzker’s campaign organization for discrimination and harassment.

Judge awards $5 million in damages in VA medical malpractice case

By Gabriel Neves | Oct 15, 2018

A federal judge awarded more than $5 million to the descendants of a Marion man who died after leaving a Veterans Affairs hospital.

Former Madison County employee argues conflict of interest still exists in corruption investigation in light of new grand jury information

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Oct 12, 2018

Former Madison County employee Stephen Adler argues that a conflict of interest still exists in a corruption case against county officials based on new information regarding Madison County State’s Attorney Tom Gibbons’ involvement in a grand jury investigation that resulted in a series of raids at the county administration building.

Belleville car accident prompts lawsuit

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 12, 2018

A motorist faces a lawsuit from an insurance company over costs associated with a car crash in Belleville.

Supervisor made unwelcome advances, former employee claims

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 12, 2018

A supervisor at Scott Air Force Base faces a sexual harassment lawsuit.

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