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Madison County civil docket Nov. 26-30

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Nov 21, 2018

Madison County circuit judges Matoesian, Mudge and Ruth have law cases scheduled on the civil docket for Nov. 26-30.

Inmate alleges overpriced t-shirts lose shape

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 20, 2018

EAST ST.LOUIS — An inmate alleges overpriced, defective Hanes t-shirts lost their shape after becoming stretched out.

Lawyers for Fields want to prevent second mistrial; Ask judge to exclude alleged gun conversation

By Record News | Nov 19, 2018

BELLEVILLE – With the second trial of murder suspect David Fields set to start Dec. 3, his lawyers proposed a plan to prevent a second mistrial.

Praise for outgoing Clayborne notes senator's preference for 'lucrative committees'

By Ann Maher | Nov 19, 2018

SPRINGFIELD - The career of soon-to-be retired State Sen. James Clayborne (D-East St. Louis) was celebrated last week by colleagues who praised his achievements over the past 23 years - namely his ability to bring home the bacon: millions more for schools via a reworked funding formula, money for rebuilding Wolf Branch and Belle Valley middle schools, remodeling East St. Louis High School and replacing an ancient Lebanon School District building.

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.

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