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Kardis Takes Center Stage in Asbestos

By The Madison County Record | Sep 3, 2004

Circuit Judge Phillip Kardis makes his debut as boss of the asbestos docket on Thursday. Longtime Granite City judge no stranger to controversy, spotlight.

Corporate tactics aim to curb justice

By The Madison County Record | Sep 2, 2004

Well, the Madison County Courthouse finally has drawn enough attention that it deserves it's own newspaper: The Madison County Record.

What's the Matter with Madison County?

By Stan Anderson | Sep 1, 2004

Madison County, Illinois has more class action lawsuit filings than any other county in America, having set a national record in 2003 with 106 class action filings. That's up from 77 class action filings in 2002, compared to only two filings in 1998. It is important to note that these cases have very little, if any, connection to Madison County.

By way of introduction

By The Madison County Record | Aug 31, 2004

OUR GOAL at The Madison County Record is to cover Madison County's legal system in a way that enables you, our readers, to make the public business your business.

Illinois Supreme Court Justice Moses Harrison II

By The Madison County Record | Aug 23, 2004

Served as Madison County circuit judge from 1973 to 1979

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