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Former Bears QB, passenger, sues estate of man who died in May 2016 crash

Louie Torres May 15, 2017, 12:22pm

Former Chicago Bears quarterback Caleb Hanie is suing Lisa Marie Leonard DiMucci, as independent executor of the estate of Salvatore DiMucci; Ruth's Chris Steak House; and Starwood Retail Partners LLC, alleging they should pay for allowing Salvatore DiMucci to drive away intoxicated from the restaurant, leading to a crash in Barrington that left Hanie injured.

Estate sues Mayfield nursing facility for failure to supervise former resident

Louie Torres May 15, 2017, 12:17pm

A patient's family is suing Mayfield Healthcare and Rehabilitation Centre and The Mosaic of Mayfield, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence.

PsycHealth accuses employees of mental health care network of defamation

Louie Torres May 15, 2017, 12:15pm

An Evanston mental health and substance abuse counseling group is suing Keith Kudla, Sheri Stein, James P. Anderson, Robert Currie and Christine Kourouklis, citing alleged defamation.

Forest Preserve PD employee claims colleagues forcibly entered property during personal time off

Louie Torres May 15, 2017, 12:14pm

A police department employee is suing Cook County, Forest Preserve District of Cook County, and three Cook County Forest Preserve District Police officers, including a deputy chief, alleging intentional infliction of emotional distress for forcibly entering his property.

Pet food maker Evanger's says Wisconsin supplier sold contaminated meat, leading to recall

Louie Torres May 11, 2017, 9:47am

A pet food company has demanded $5 million from meat distributor Bailey Farms LLC, alleging in a class action lawsuit that Bailey Farms delivered contaminated meat, which forced the pet food maker to recall some of its products.

Dialysis patient claims uneven carpet at Fresenius Kidney Care led to fall, injuries

Louie Torres May 11, 2017, 9:20am

A woman is suing Fresenius Kidney Care, citing alleged liability, negligence and that insufficient measures were taken to maintain safe premises.

Estate sues Renaissance, Symphony for injuries suffered by former resident

Louie Torres May 11, 2017, 9:18am

An estate administrator is suing Renaissance at 87th Street and Symphony at 87th Street and Symphony of Beverly, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence.

Suit says Westchester Health and Rehabilitation responsible for resident's injuries

Louie Torres May 11, 2017, 9:17am

A woman is suing Westchester Health and Rehabilitation Center on behalf of a deceased relative, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence.

Woman alleges she fell at Metro South Medical because of uneven concrete stairs

Louie Torres May 11, 2017, 9:15am

A woman is suing Metro South Medical Center, alleging alleging the hospital failed to keep their premises reasonably safe for the plaintiff, resulting in her falling from a concrete stairway in 2015.

Suit claims Alden-Orland Park failed to recognize, prevent multiple health issues

Louie Torres May 11, 2017, 8:07am

A woman is suing Alden-Orland Park Rehabilitation and Health Care Center Inc., a nursing facility, on behalf of a deceased relative who she alleges suffered a fall, as well as an infection, resulting in sepsis and pneumonia, while in care at the nursing home.

Deliveryman alleges negligence by Chicago Buffalo Wild Wings for slip and fall

Louie Torres May 11, 2017, 8:04am

A deliveryman is suing Buffalo Wild Wings, citing insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries, liability and negligence for an alleged fall on a greasy floor.

Lake Park Center failed to prevent longtime resident from choking, suit claims

Louie Torres May 10, 2017, 12:02am

The executor of an estate is suing Lake Park Center, Bria Health Services LLC and DA Westmont Inc., a nursing facility, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent a former resident from choking.

Suit claims Global X-press trucker caused May 2015 fatal crash

Louie Torres May 10, 2017, 12:00am

An estate administrator is suing Global X-press LLC, Atlas Tube (Chicago) LLC, Freight Logistics Inc., Great Plains Logistics Inc. and driver Marcial Napoles, alleging the defendant companies' trucker is responsible for a fatal crash.

Symphony of Bronzeville failed to properly care for former resident, lawsuit alleges

Louie Torres May 9, 2017, 11:59pm

A former nursing home patient's family member is suing Symphony Bronzeville Park, claiming insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence.

Suit claims West Suburban Nursing failed to protect resident from falls, choking incidents

Louie Torres May 9, 2017, 11:57pm

A woman's family is suing West Suburban Nursing & Rehab Center, Infinity Healthcare Management, and individuals Michael Blisko and Moishe Gubin, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent the woman from choking on food or falling.

Man's guardian says Kensington Place nursing home failed to address risk of falls

Louie Torres May 8, 2017, 12:18am

A guardian is suing Kensington Place Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence.

Woman claims phone harassment from Florida-based debt collector

Louie Torres May 8, 2017, 12:16am

A woman is suing Enhanced Recovery Company LLC, also known as ERC, and Enhanced Resource Center, a Florida-based collection agency, citing alleged misrepresentation in debt collection and violation of telephone harassment statutes.

A Jane Doe says bus driver assaulted her while she was a passenger

Louie Torres May 8, 2017, 12:14am

An unnamed plaintiff is suing Pace Suburban Bus Services, SCR Medical Transportation Inc. and a bus driver, citing alleged battery and negligence.

Employee who lost index finger in accident alleges negligence by All City Equipments

Louie Torres May 6, 2017, 11:23am

CHICAGO — A employee is suing Mohammed Saleh and All City Equipments Inc., citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence.

Widow says drug makers, Northwestern Memorial to blame for husband's 2015 death

Louie Torres May 6, 2017, 11:23am

CHICAGO — A widow is suing defendants including Bayer, Janssen Pharmaceuticals and Northwestern Memorial Hospital, alleging their negligence led to her husband's May 2015 death from taking Xarelto.