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Mother sues Chicago Board of Ed, says defective football helmet caused son's death in high school game

Louie Torres Oct. 28, 2016, 12:52am

The mother of a boy who died following a head injury in a Bogan High School football game has filed a wrongful death claim against the Chicago Board of Education, Riddell Inc. and Riddell Sports Group Inc., alleging liability.

Sunrise at Fountain Square accused of negligence in woman's care

Louie Torres Oct. 28, 2016, 12:51am

A deceased woman's family has filed a wrongful death claim against Sunrise at Fountain Square, alleging negligence in nursing home care, liability and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Roseland Community Hospital, others accused of allowing injuries to newborn

Louie Torres Oct. 28, 2016, 12:49am

A mother is suing a doctor, identified as Joy Beth West; medical practice Calumet Physicians Associates Ltd.; and Roseland Community Hospital, alleging her newborn daughter suffered injuries in their care.

Bria of River Oaks accused of substandard care

Louie Torres Oct. 28, 2016, 12:42am

An administrator of a deceased man's estate is suing Bria of River Oaks, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Lexington of Orland Park accused of failure to supervise properly

Louie Torres Oct. 28, 2016, 12:41am

A deceased man's family is suing Lexington Health Care Center of Orland Park Inc., alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Woman says Lexington of Orland Park failed to provide proper care

Louie Torres Oct. 26, 2016, 10:58pm

A woman is suing Lexington Health Care Center of Orland Park Inc., alleging the nursing home was negligent in her care.

Applewood Rehabilitation Center accused of not properly addressing pressure sores

Louie Torres Oct. 26, 2016, 10:57pm

An administrator of a deceased woman's estate has filed a wrongful death claim against Applewood Rehabilitation Center, and S.I.R. Management Inc., alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Negligence in care alleged at Alden Valley Ridge

Louie Torres Oct. 26, 2016, 10:55pm

A guardian is suing Alden - Valley Ridge Rehabilitation and Health Care Center Inc. and Alden Valley Ridge, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Aperion Care Forest Park, others accused of negligence in connection with death claim

Louie Torres Oct. 26, 2016, 10:54pm

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

Alden Wentworth allegedly failed to prevent pressure ulcers

Louie Torres Oct. 26, 2016, 10:52pm

An administrator of a deceased man's estate has filed a wrongful death claim against Alden - Wentworth Rehabilitation and Health Care Center Inc., alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Eye Specialists of Chicago and Highland Park accused of substandard care

Louie Torres Oct. 25, 2016, 11:31am

A patient is suing Eye Specialists of Chicago and Highland Park Ltd. and Mark Buranosky, M.D., alleging negligence in medical care.

Rush University Medical Center, others face wrongful death claim

Louie Torres Oct. 25, 2016, 11:30am

The family of a deceased infant has filed a wrongful death claim against Rush University Medical Center; Affiliated Radiologists, S.C ; and doctors, identified as Joy Sclamberg, M.D. and Shawn Davies, M.D.; alleging negligence in medical care.

Zone Fitness, landlord accused of having defective sidewalk

Louie Torres Oct. 25, 2016, 11:16am

A woman is suing Zone Fitness Inc. and PF Chicago Holdings LLC., alleging they should be held responsible after she tripped and fell on a sidewalk at their property.

Vanguard MacNeal Hospital, others accused of negligence in connection with tendon injury

Louie Torres Oct. 25, 2016, 11:14am

A patient is suing a doctor, identified as Sara Johnson, MD.; medical practice, VHS of Illinois Inc.; and Vanguard MacNeal Hospital, alleging negligence in medical care.

Glenwood Healthcare and Rehab, others accused of negligence in resident's care

Louie Torres Oct. 25, 2016, 11:13am

A deceased man's family has filed a wrongful death claim against Glenwood Healthcare and Rehab Inc.; Glenwood Terrace LLC; Certified Health Management Inc.; and two individuals, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Near North Health Service employees allegedly posted photo of woman nearly naked

Louie Torres Oct. 22, 2016, 12:25am

CHICAGO — A woman is suing The Near North Health Service Corporation, alleging that employees of the medical clinic took photos of her, including a photo of her nearly naked, and posted them on social media.

ETS-Lindgren says it's owed more than $217,000

Louie Torres Oct. 21, 2016, 5:53pm

CHICAGO — An Illinois corporation is suing CRP Holdings V-2 LLC, P Three Development LLC, EMP Technology Holdings LLC, T2 Round Table IL LLC, unknown owners and non-record claimants, seeking a mechanic's lien over allegations that it was not paid.

Glenwood Healthcare & Rehab accused of not providing proper care to woman

Louie Torres Oct. 21, 2016, 5:41pm

CHICAGO — An administrator of a deceased woman's estate has filed a wrongful death claim against Glenwood Healthcare & Rehab, Glenwood Healthcare & Rehab Inc., Second Step and Hometown Plus, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Kalco Laundry owners accused of negligence in connection with fatal fall

Louie Torres Oct. 21, 2016, 5:30pm

CHICAGO — An administrator of a deceased man's estate is suing Kalco Laundry Inc., individually and doing business as Ashland Laundromat, and laundry owners Theresa Ferro and Jorge Villareal, alleging negligence, liability and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries in connection with a fatal fall from a ladder.

Pyrotecnico F/X, others accused of negligence leading to fireworks injuries

Louie Torres Oct. 21, 2016, 5:21pm

CHICAGO — A woman is suing Pyrotecnico Holdings LLC, d/b/a Pyrotecnico F/X LLC, Pyrotecnico F/X LLC and J & M Displays Inc., alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries during a fireworks display at an outdoor concert.