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In Court Last Week: Sept. 20-24, 2004

Steve Gonzalez Sep. 30, 2004, 5:55am

Deanna Neubauer v. Intel, Gateway, and HP

October 4th-8th

Steve Gonzalez Sep. 30, 2004, 5:52am

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Asbestos Motion Docket -- Oct 4-8

Carrie Gonzalez Sep. 30, 2004, 5:51am

October 4th, 2004

Class Action: Judy Kay Littleton v. Shelter Insurance Company

Steve Gonzalez Sep. 30, 2004, 5:17am

Shelter settles in a five-year old case.

Appellate Court News: Another Peach gets her day in court

Jeff Gelber Sep. 30, 2004, 3:52am

MT. VERNON-The Fifth Appellate Court has affirmed the Madison County Circuit Court's denial of the motion to compel arbitration by CIM Insurance, defendant in a lawsuit alleging it charged too much for extended auto warranties.

Appellate Court News: Union Pacific suit back in court

Jeff Gelber Sep. 30, 2004, 3:04am

Illinois' 5th Appellate Court has reversed a St. Clair County Circuit Court decision to throw out a railroad worker's lawsuit charging his employer was responsible for his back injuries.

Chart was misleading

The Madison County Record Sep. 30, 2004, 2:26am

I was disappointed when I saw how you presented the chart called "Illinois Doctors Pay More" in which you compared a number of states in the Midwest who had malpractice caps with Illinois. 

Friday October 8th

The Madison County Record Sep. 30, 2004, 1:05am

9:00 AM

This week in History- Oct 4 through Oct. 10

Steve Gonzalez Sep. 29, 2004, 6:52pm

10/5/94-- The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee approved the nomination of Third Circuit Court Judge Paul E. Riley for a spot on the federal bench. The Edwardsville native had served in Madison County as judge since 1985, including a term as chief judge from 1991-93.

Class Action: Darrell Nash v. Sears Roebuck

Steve Gonzalez Sep. 29, 2004, 4:51pm

Nash says his range wasn't properly installed.

Thursday October 7th

The Madison County Record Sep. 29, 2004, 1:05pm

8:30 AM

A Lakin loss? Matoesian throws out suits against DaimlerChrysler

Jeff Gelber Sep. 29, 2004, 1:03pm

Maureen McGlynn of McGlynn & Luther represented DaimlerChrysler EDWARDSVILLE-Judge Andy Matoesian ruled against the Lakin Law Firm last week, throwing out two lawsuits that alleged DaimlerChrysler was responsible for injuries to truck drivers delivering their new cars to dealers.

All eyes on the 5th District

Ann Knef Sep. 29, 2004, 9:07am

EDWARDSVILLE-Judicial races typically don't captivate the public's attention, let alone dominate political reporting. But with millions expected to be spent on the the 5th Judicial District race for Illinois Supreme Court, all eyes are on this one.

Office Space For Rent

The Madison County Record Sep. 29, 2004, 6:43am

Office Space for rent in Maryville. Attorney looking to share office space with conference room and copy/file room. Call today! 343-0901.

Class Action: Georgia Edwards v. Mid Century Insurance / Farmers Insurance

Steve Gonzalez Sep. 28, 2004, 11:11am

Farmers is accused of reducing claims made for totaled vehicles.

Class Action: Josephine Coleman v. America's Moneyline

Steve Gonzalez Sep. 28, 2004, 10:26am

Coleman alleges Moneyline illegally charged her $30 for a courier to deliver her mortgage documents.

Watchdog group launches Southern Illinois billboard campaign

Jeff Gelber Sep. 28, 2004, 1:46am

MARYVILLE- They call it 'voter education.' For Illinois Lawsuit Abuse Watch (I-LAW), a Metro East-based organization that fights 'lawsuit abuse' here and elsewhere, October is high political season as well.

What do you want to hear?

The Madison County Record Sep. 27, 2004, 1:59am

Words speak louder than actions

Monday October 4th

The Madison County Record Sep. 24, 2004, 1:04pm

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September 27- October 1

Steve Gonzalez Sep. 24, 2004, 12:11pm

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