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Former employees allege McDonald's stores biometrics without consent

Lhalie Castillo Oct. 10, 2017, 7:24pm

BELLEVILLE – Two former McDonald's employees allege that the company does not inform employees that their biometric information is being collected and stored.

Woman alleges Wood River police officer searched home without warrant

Noddy A. Fernandez Oct. 10, 2017, 6:27pm

EDWARDSVILLE – A Wood River woman alleges her home was searched by a city police officer without a warrant.

Greensfelder Hemker attorney joins USA&M arbitration panel

John Sammon Oct. 10, 2017, 5:50pm

ST. LOUIS - Mary Ann Wymore, an attorney with the St. Louis-based firm of Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale PC, has joined the mediation panel of the U.S. Arbitration & Mediation (USA&M), a leading provider of legal mediation and arbitration services.

Madison County civil docket Oct. 16-20

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 10, 2017, 2:08pm

There are 15 cases scheduled on the Madison County civil docket for Oct. 16-20 with circuit judges Crowder, Dugan, Hylla, Matoesian, Mudge and Ruth.

Madison County foreclosures Sept. 29 - Oct. 5

Princess Jade Barrenechea Oct. 10, 2017, 2:08pm

There were 13 foreclosures in Madison County from Sept. 29 to Oct. 5

Madison County real estate Oct. 2-6

Princess Jade Barrenechea Oct. 10, 2017, 2:07pm

An Edwardsville home sold for more than $460,000 as part of the recent Madison County real estate transactions from Oct. 2-6.

St. Clair County foreclosures Sept. 22 -Oct. 4

Elizabeth Alt Oct. 10, 2017, 2:06pm

There were 17 foreclosures in St. Clair County from Sept. 22 to Oct. 4.

St. Clair County real estate Sept. 27-Oct. 3

Elizabeth Alt Oct. 10, 2017, 2:06pm

A Caseyville property sold for $620,000 as part of the recent St. Clair County real estate transactions for Sept. 27 to Oct. 3.

Janus v. AFSCME could mean more freedom for Illinois' government workers

Mailee Smith, Illinois Policy Institute Oct. 10, 2017, 11:07am

For four decades, government workers have been denied their First Amendment right to freedom of association, but that could change with a U.S. Supreme Court decision in 2018.

Woman alleges late brother's lung cancer was caused by asbestos exposure, names Crane Co., others in suit

Lhalie Castillo Oct. 10, 2017, 10:04am

BELLEVILLE – A sister of a man who died after being diagnosed with lung cancer alleges the cancer was caused by asbestos exposure.

Aurora Pump, others named in suit by man who alleges lung cancer was caused by asbestos

Noddy A. Fernandez Oct. 10, 2017, 9:52am

BELLEVILLE – A laborer alleges his exposure to asbestos caused him to develop lung cancer.

Couple seeks more than $50,000 in damages from ALFA Laval, others over alleged asbestos exposure

Noddy A. Fernandez Oct. 10, 2017, 9:51am

BELLEVILLE – A veteran alleges that exposure to asbestos during his military career led to injuries.

Couple files suit against Ball Corp, others for use of asbestos fibers in products

Noddy A. Fernandez Oct. 10, 2017, 9:50am

BELLEVILLE – A couple is seeking damages over allegations that the husband's lung cancer was wrongfully caused by asbestos exposure.

Widow alleges asbestos exposure from ABB Inc., others' products caused husband's cancer

Noddy A. Fernandez Oct. 10, 2017, 9:49am

BELLEVILLE – A widow alleges her husband's death was caused by asbestos exposure.

Borg-Warner Corp., others accused of causing man's cancer due to asbestos fibers

Noddy A. Fernandez Oct. 10, 2017, 9:44am

BELLEVILLE – A man alleges exposure to asbestos during his employment in residential construction and as a machine operator at an Alabama plant caused lung cancer.

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Eric Allie, Illinois Policy Institute Oct. 10, 2017, 9:43am

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Chrysler attaches deposition of UConnect lead plaintiff to summary judgment motion

The Madison County Record Oct. 10, 2017, 8:19am

EAST ST. LOUIS – Belleville lawyer Brian Flynn swore as lead plaintiff against Chrysler that he suffered damages from a dangerous defect in his Jeep, yet testified that he kept driving it and took parents, girlfriend, and others along without warning them.

Herndon grants dismissal in Xarelto suit for lack of personal jurisdiction

Olivia Olsen Oct. 10, 2017, 8:06am

Herndon grants dismissal in Xarelto suit for lack of personal jurisdiction

Patient alleges negligent care at Rosewood Care Center of Edwardsville

Noddy A. Fernandez Oct. 9, 2017, 7:34pm

EDWARDSVILLE – An Edwardsville health care facility is alleged to have been negligent in the care of a resident.

Man alleges negligent driver caused collision on I-255 off-ramp

Noddy A. Fernandez Oct. 9, 2017, 3:17pm

EDWARDSVILLE – A Macoupin County driver alleges he was injured in an accident on an Interstate 255 off-ramp.