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Suit alleges patient died following colonoscopy

By Lhalie Castillo | Feb 13, 2019

BELLEVILLE — Metro East Gastroenterology is accused of negligence after a patient died following a colonoscopy.

Customer alleges mass transit service providers' negligence caused injuries at bus stop

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Feb 13, 2019

BELLEVILLE — A St. Clair County man is suing a public transport service provider, alleging negligence and premises liability.

Driver alleges injuries from Route 157 crash

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Feb 13, 2019

EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist is suing the estate of another driver who allegedly caused a collision on Route 157.

Fifth District affirms first degree murder conviction

By Chandra Lye | Feb 13, 2019

MOUNT VERNON -- The Fifth District Appellate Court has upheld a first degree murder conviction despite the defendant’s argument that he did not get a fair trial.

What’s with the sweetheart deal for Trish Murphy?

By The Madison County Record | Feb 13, 2019

“Trish Murphy is not listed as counsel of record for plaintiffs at the district court,” attorney Mark Downton observed in a motion he filed at U.S. District Court last week on behalf of his client in Hale v. State Farm.

Attorneys Hipskind, McAninch selected as 2019 Rising Stars

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Feb 13, 2019

Attorneys John Hipskind and Brady McAninch of Belleville have been selected as part of the 2019 Super Lawyers list of Rising Stars for Illinois.

Passenger sues over Interstate 55/70 collision

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Feb 13, 2019

EDWARDSVILLE — A passenger claims he was injured in a rear-end collision on Interstate 55/70.

St. Clair County foreclosures Jan. 24 -31

By Elizabeth Alt | Feb 13, 2019

There were 18 foreclosures in St. Clair County from Jan. 24-31.

Madison County foreclosures Jan. 22-25

By Princess Jade Barrenechea | Feb 13, 2019

There were 16 foreclosures in Madison County from Jan. 22-25

Madison County real estate Jan. 11-18

By Princess Jade Barrenechea | Feb 13, 2019

An Alhambra property sold for $800,000 as part of the recent Madison County real estate transactions for Jan. 11-18.

Madison County civil docket Feb. 19-22

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Feb 13, 2019

Madison County judges Chapman, Hylla, Smith, Harrison, Ruth and Dugan have law cases scheduled on the civil docket for Feb. 19-22.

Court activity on Feb. 12: Rebecca Holmes vs Life Insurance Company of North America

By The Madison County Record | Feb 13, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois reported the following activity in the suit brought by Rebecca Holmes against Life Insurance Company of North America on Feb. 12: 'Complaint Against Life Insurance Company Of North America, Filed By Rebecca Holmes. (attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons)(van Fossan, Kristen)'

Court activity on Feb. 12: Amanda Tillett vs Abbott Laboratories, Inc.

By The Madison County Record | Feb 13, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois reported the following activity in the suit brought by Amanda Tillett against Abbott Laboratories, Inc. on Feb. 12: 'Notice Of Judge Assignment. All Future Documents Must Bear Case Number 19-cv-192-Njr. (jlrr)'

Court activity on Feb. 12: Candice S. Kehoe vs E&A Trucking, LLC

By The Madison County Record | Feb 13, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois reported the following activity in the suit brought by Candice S. Kehoe against E&A Trucking, LLC and Hamdija Efendic on Feb. 12: 'Order Granting 13 Motion To Appear Pro Hac Vice As To Attorney, Gregory M. Skinner On 2/12/2019. (cds)this Text Entry Is An Order Of The Court. No Further Documentation Will Be Mailed.'

BENESCH LAW: Benesch White Collar Practice Keeps Growing with Hire of Former Federal Prosecutor Stephen Lee

By Press release submission | Feb 13, 2019

As Benesch continues the expansion of its Chicago office through high-profile lateral hires, the firm is pleased to announce that former Assistant U.S.

Motorist sues driver for allegedly causing collision

By Lhalie Castillo | Feb 12, 2019

EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist claims he was injured when another driver caused a collision.

Motorist sues over Caseyville rear-end collision

By Lhalie Castillo | Feb 12, 2019

BELLEVILLE — A motorist is suing another driver for allegedly causing a rear-end collision in Caseyville.

Plaintiffs in mass pollution case agree to stay Cerro trial for Monsanto good faith finding

By Record News | Feb 12, 2019

BELLEVILLE – Chief Judge Andrew Gleeson has ordered Monsanto to move for a finding of good faith in its $21 million mass settlement of pollution claims.

Madison County jury reaches defense verdict in patient’s suit alleging lacerated bladder

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Feb 12, 2019

A Madison County jury returned a verdict in favor of St. Anthony’s Medical Center and a physician in a medical malpractice suit alleging a patient’s bladder was lacerated during a laproscopy procedure.

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