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Rosalind Franklin University faces disability discrimination suit

Louie Torres Jul. 25, 2017, 3:30am

A student is suing Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, an educational institution, alleging violation of federal law related to learning disabilities.

Medical supply firm accused of telephone harassment

Louie Torres Jul. 25, 2017, 3:00am

A Chicago woman is suing a medical supply company in Tennessee, citing an alleged violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Debt collector, AT&T accused of violating state, federal laws

Louie Torres Jul. 25, 2017, 2:30am

An Illinois man is suing a debt collector and AT&T Mobility LLC, alleging he was falsely accused of owing a balance.

SEIU affiliate sues realty company over payments

Louie Torres Jul. 25, 2017, 2:00am

A labor group is suing Realty & Mortgage Building Services Co., an Illinois corporation, citing an alleged breach of contract.

Former patient accuses Suburban Surgical Specialists, others of leaving metal inside wound

Louie Torres Jul. 25, 2017, 1:45am

A former patient is suing Eric Vaughn M.D., Suburban Surgical Specialists S.C., and Mohammed Kahn CSA for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries and negligence.

Former patient accuses Palos Community Hospital, others of failing to prevent pressure sore

Louie Torres Jul. 25, 2017, 1:30am

A former patient is suing Palos Community Hospital, Advocate Christ Medical Center and Manorcare Health Services - Palos Heights West for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries and negligence.

Comprehensive Pain and Rehabilitation Center accused of breaching lease agreement

Louie Torres Jul. 25, 2017, 1:15am

A landlord is suing Comprehensive Pain and Rehabilitation Center P.C. for allegedly defaulting on their lease contract.

Sears sues construction firm for breach of contract

Louie Torres Jul. 24, 2017, 2:20pm

Sears Hometown & Outlet Stores Inc. is suing a Texas construction company, alleging breach of contract involving equipment orders.

Chicago housing developer accused of bias against disabled

Louie Torres Jul. 24, 2017, 2:13pm

A nonprofit group is suing Gallagher and Henry Inc. and other businesses, alleging the company's housing projects discriminate against the disabled.

Missouri debt collector accused of deception

Louie Torres Jul. 24, 2017, 2:11pm

An Illinois woman is suing Client Services, a debt collector based in Missouri, over an alleged misrepresentation in debt collection.

O'Hare Airport visitor sues over fall near terminal entrance

Louie Torres Jul. 24, 2017, 2:10pm

An O'Hare International Airport visitor is suing the city of Chicago, claiming he fell on an uneven surface near a railed cab stand.

Illinois video gaming firm accused of breach of revenue-sharing contract

Louie Torres Jul. 24, 2017, 1:33pm

A video game terminal operator is suing Accel Entertainment Gaming LLC, alleging it is owed funds due to a breach of revenue-sharing contract.

Activist sues Cook County judge over arrest warrant

Louie Torres Jul. 20, 2017, 8:08pm

An activist and director of a nonprofit group is suing a Cook County Circuit Court associate judge, alleging he falsely issued a warrant for her arrest and caused intentional emotional distress.

Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital sued over elevator accident

Louie Torres Jul. 20, 2017, 8:00pm

A construction worker is suing Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital, Otis Elevator Co. and Imperial Woodworking Co., alleging the parties are liable for injuries he sustained while working at the hospital.

Family sues Community First Healthcare over woman's treatment, death

Louie Torres Jul. 20, 2017, 7:59pm

The estate of a deceased patient who battled hyperglycemia and hypertension is suing Community First Healthcare of Illinois Inc. and several other health services organizations and physicians, alleging insufficient measures were taken to diagnose and treat her conditions.

More than a dozen police officers sued in chase that caused fatal injuries

Louie Torres Jul. 20, 2017, 7:56pm

The family of a man who died of injuries sustained during a police chase is suing more than a dozen Chicago police officers and the city of Chicago, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence.

Injury from physical therapy machine at St. James Hospital prompts lawsuit

Louie Torres Jul. 20, 2017, 7:54pm

A patient at the Franciscan Alliance Inc., which does business as St. James Hospital of Olympia Fields, alleges insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries while she was using a physical therapy machine.

Astoria Place nursing facility accused of negligence

Louie Torres Jul. 20, 2017, 7:52pm

A woman who was recovering from pelvic surgery at Astoria Place Living & Rehab is suing the facility, alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Lettuce Entertain You sued over worker termination

Louie Torres Jul. 20, 2017, 7:50pm

A former employee is suing Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises, citing alleged retaliation and wrongful termination.

Woman says Northwestern Medical, doctor failed to prescribe anti-seizure drug

Louie Torres Jul. 12, 2017, 12:12pm

A woman is suing James Chandler M.D.; Northwestern Medical Group; and Radford Green at Sedgebrook, alleging negligence for failing to prescribe a necessary anti-seizure drug.