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Man who says his wife died from asbestos fibers on his work clothes sues Lance Construction Supplies

Louie Torres Sep. 30, 2016, 8:43pm

A man representing his late wife's estate is suing his employer, alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries connected to asbestos, saying his wife became ill and died from breathing in asbestos fibers on his work clothes.

Oaklawn Immediate Care accused of missing appendicitis diagnosis

Louie Torres Sep. 30, 2016, 8:40pm

A patient is suing Southwest Medical Group Ltd., which does business as Christ Immediate Care and Oaklawn Immediate Care; and a doctor, identified as Jerry Villasenor Jr., M.D., alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Indian Lakes Golf Resort and Conference Center accused of having unsafe pool slide

Louie Torres Sep. 30, 2016, 8:24pm

The mother of a boy hurt while using a resort's pool slide has sued the resort for alleged liability and negligence.

Waterfront Terrace accused of negligence in connection with choking death

Louie Torres Sep. 30, 2016, 8:20pm

A deceased woman's family has filed a wrongful death claim, alleging negligence in the woman's choking death at a nursing home.

Catholic Bishop of Chicago holds boys' parents responsible for church rectory fire

Louie Torres Sep. 30, 2016, 8:19pm

The Catholic Bishop of Chicago is suing two boys' parents, accusing the boys of starting a fire at Chicago's Notre Dame de Chicago Parish Rectory.

Ballard Nursing Center accused of negligence in connection with death

Louie Torres Sep. 30, 2016, 8:11pm

An administrator of a deceased man's estate is suing Ballard Respiratory and Rehabilitation Center LLC, which does business as Ballard Nursing Center, in a wrongful death claim alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Doctor accused of improper diagnosis, 'excessive anticoagulation' treatment

Louie Torres Sep. 30, 2016, 8:08pm

A representative of a deceased woman's estate is suing a doctor, identified as Kenneth Anderson, M.D., alleging negligence in medical care.

Former board members of Baptist Church Without a Spot or Wrinkle accused of financial interference

Louie Torres Sep. 30, 2016, 8:02pm

A pastor is suing three former church board members, alleging tortious interference and unjust enrichment. 

2M Construction Management accused of fraud

Louie Torres Sep. 30, 2016, 7:59pm

A married couple's lawsuit against a contractor cites alleged fraud.

St. James Manor & Villa accused of negligence in resident's care

Louie Torres Sep. 30, 2016, 7:56pm

A guardian of a disabled woman's estate has filed a suit alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Five doctors sued for allegedly failing to diagnose sepsis caused by a twist in a patient's small intestine

Louie Torres Sep. 29, 2016, 12:03pm

A woman is suing five health-care providers alleging negligence in medical care.

Advocate Lutheran General accused of negligence during childbirth

Louie Torres Sep. 29, 2016, 11:59am

A mother is suing Advocate Lutheran General Hospital; a doctor, identified as Jodi Sklansky, D.O.; and a medical practice, identified as Midwest Center for Women's Healthcare, alleging negligence in medical care, for injuries the woman's son allegedly sustained during childbirth.

Woman blames Tonelli Group for loss of two fingers while using pastamaker

Louie Torres Sep. 29, 2016, 11:54am

A woman is suing an Italian manufacturer of an industrial pasta machine, alleging that a lack of safety features led to two of her fingers being cut off.

Nadeau's Ice Scultpures accused of violating wage agreement

Louie Torres Sep. 29, 2016, 11:51am

A man is suing former employers Nadeau's Ice Scultpures Inc. and James A. Nadeau, alleging violation of a deferred wage agreement.

Widow blames Pasquale Trucking Company for husband's death

Louie Torres Sep. 29, 2016, 11:49am

A deceased man's family is suing Pasquale Trucking Company Inc. and a driver, alleging negligence in a fatal collision.

Man claims Chicago police wrongly accused him of involvement in armed robbery

Louie Torres Sep. 28, 2016, 10:51am

A man is suing the city of Chicago and Chicago police officers, identified as J. McCrillis, E. Duron, S. Herrera, S. Simental, F. Szwedo and unknown other officers, alleging negligence, negligent misrepresentation and violation of civil rights, after they allegedly wrongly accused him of being involved in an armed robbery.