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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.

Woman alleges man harassed her, caused crash during road rage incident

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 2, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A driver accuses a man of harassing her and then causing a car crash after a road rage incident.

Madison County couple faces lawsuit over unpaid medical bills

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 1, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A hospital accuses a couple of failing to pay their medical bills.

From Legal Newsline

Money for nothing: SCOTUS could stop class action funds from being steered to non-parties

By Daniel Fisher | Nov 1, 2018

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments yesterday in a case that could end cy pres, the practice of steering money in class action settlements to organizations with absolutely no connection to the underlying lawsuit.

Madison County real estate Oct. 1-5

By Princess Jade Barrenechea | Oct 31, 2018

An Edwardsville home sold for $2 million as part of the recent real estate transactions for Oct. 1-5.

Madison County foreclosures Oct. 15-19

By Princess Jade Barrenechea | Oct 31, 2018

There were 13 foreclosures in Madison County from Oct. 15-19

St Clair County foreclosures Oct. 15-25

By Elizabeth Alt | Oct 31, 2018

There were 17 foreclosures in St. Clair County from Oct. 15 to Oct. 25.

St. Clair County real estate Sept. 26-Oct. 1

By Elizabeth Alt | Oct 31, 2018

A Mascoutah property sold for more than $513,000 as part of the recent St. Clair County real estate transactions for Sept. 26 to Oct. 1.

Madison County civil docket Nov. 5-9

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Oct 31, 2018

There are only three law cases scheduled on the civil docket for Nov. 5-9.

Herndon rejects Veteran’s case banning him from MC admin building, rules for Gibbons, Lakin

By Record News | Oct 30, 2018

EAST ST. LOUIS – Current and former Madison County leaders acted reasonably when they banned veterans assistance superintendent Brad Lavite from the administration building, U.S. District Judge David Herndon ruled on Oct. 29.

Man sues over lost investment

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 29, 2018

A Madison County resident accuses a Nebraska man of fraud.

From Legal Newsline

Cleveland, Akron will try to prove opioid cases without a single bogus prescription

By Dan Fisher | Oct 26, 2018

CLEVELAND (Legal Newsline) - Plaintiffs in bellwether trials blaming the opioid industry for the nation's addiction crisis have allowed a Monday deadline to pass, apparently without turning over any proof of specific prescriptions that were made in error.

State Farm accused of denying uninsured motorist claims

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 26, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — An estate administrator alleges State Farm denied an uninsured motorist claim following a collision involving an explosion.

Sandberg Phoenix, attorneys argue legal malpractice suit over $785K verdict is deficient

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Oct 25, 2018

An Edwardsville law firm and two attorneys seek to dismiss a former client’s legal malpractice lawsuit alleging negligent representation resulted in a $785,000 jury verdict in Madison County.

St. Clair County real estate Sept.14-25

By Elizabeth Alt | Oct 24, 2018

A Belleville property sold for $1.15 million as part of the recent St. Clair County real estate transactions for Sept. 14-25.

Madison County foreclosures Oct. 5-12

By Princess Jade Barrenechea | Oct 24, 2018

There were 16 foreclosures in Madison County from Oct. 5-12

Madison County real estate Sept. 25-28

By Princess Jade Barrenechea | Oct 24, 2018

An Edwardsville home sold for more than $679,000 as part of the recent Madison County real estate transactions for Sept. 25-28.

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