Former Mayor Charles Scholz enjoys lunch with the students at Madison Elementary School in Quincy. After 12 years as mayor of Quincy, Democrat Charles "Chuck" Scholz Sr. is joining SimmonsCooper law firm in East Alton.
Renaissance on Royal Heights Road in Belleville Resident Nathan Traylor is suing Belleville nursing home, The Renaissance, for more than $100,000 claiming he suffered chest, abdomen, rib and other injuries that were diagnosed there on May 1, 2003.
Claiming her doctors failed to properly treat a joint infection that led to her leg amputation, Edna Rodenberg and her husband, Kenneth Rodenberg, are seeking $450,000 from Belleville Orthopedic Surgeons and its doctors, Donald Weimer, M.D. and Scott Anderson, M.D.
Supreme Court Justice Rita B. Garman (4th District)
For 39 years the Illinois Supreme Court has allowed title companies to prepare legal documents without law licenses, reasoning that they act “pro se” - for themselves.
Tom Lakin Of all the potential jurors in a county with a population of 258,941 (U.S. Census, 2000), one of the 12 sitting members in Jablonski v. Ford was a former college roommate of Thomas Lakin, founder of the Lakin Law Firm in Wood River, and father of the trial's plaintiff attorney, Bradley Lakin.
James Feeney Jurors contacted in the wake of a recent $43 million verdict against Ford Motor Co. did not want to talk about their monumental decision.
“It’s over and done with,” said juror Roy Bennington by phone. “I don’t think I want to comment. Mum’s the word.” Then he hung up on a reporter who called him at his Granite City home.