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Northwestern Memorial Hospital, others accused of puncturing woman's heart

Louie Torres Aug. 26, 2017, 2:00am

A woman's family is suing Northwestern Memorial Physicians Group, Northwestern Memorial Faculty Foundation and Northwestern Memorial Hospital for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Chicago Public Schools, Tarkington School of Excellence sued after woman falls on bleachers

Louie Torres Aug. 26, 2017, 1:00am

A woman is suing Chicago Public Schools and Academy for Urban School Leadership (AUSL), which operates the Tarkington School of Excellence, for alleged liability and negligence.

Cardiac Surgery Associates accused of inserting nickel-containing wires in man with nickel allergy

Louie Torres Aug. 25, 2017, 4:00am

A couple is suing Cardiac Surgery Associates S.C., doctors Thomas J. Hinkamp and Vu T. Hoang and physician assistant Timothy J. Kinsey for not considering a man's allergy to nickel when using wires containing nickel during surgery.

City of Chicago, bar owners, police officer accused in woman's death

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

An estate representative is suing the city of Chicago; Chicago Police Officer Danielle Deering; Pappas Restaurants Inc., Jack Desmond's Irish Pub Inc., and Alsip Restaurant and Lounge Inc., all three of which do business as Bar 122; and VPEN Inc., which does business as 115 Bourbon Street, alleging they should be held responsible for the death of a woman who police say killed herself using an off-duty police officer's service weapon.

Norridge Gardens Healthcare & Rehab Centre allegedly violated contract

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

An Illinois company is suing Norridge Healthcare & Rehabilitation Centre, which does business as Norridge Gardens Healthcare & Rehab Centre, citing alleged breach of contract.

Belhaven Nursing & Rehab allegedly failed to prevent patient from developing pressure ulcers, pneumonia

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

An estate administrator is suing Belhaven Nursing & Rehab Center for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

221 Partners Fund LP, others accused of fraud

Louie Torres Aug. 25, 2017, 1:00am

A Cook County man is suing several people and companies for alleged fraud.

City of Chicago, police officers accused of civil rights violations in Mt. Greenwood shooting

Louie Torres Aug. 23, 2017, 3:00am

A woman is suing the city of Chicago, a Chicago police officer and an unknown police officer for alleged battery and civil rights violations in connection with the death of Joshua Beal at the hands of two off-duty police officers in the Mt Greenwood neighborhood on Nov. 5, 2016.

Walgreens accused of providing incorrect prescription drug

Louie Torres Aug. 23, 2017, 2:30am

A woman is suing Walgreens, alleging she was negligently provided an incorrect prescription drug.

Mount Sinai Hospital Medical Center of Chicago accused of negligence

Louie Torres Aug. 23, 2017, 2:00am

A man is suing Mount Sinai Hospital Medical Center of Chicago for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent him from developing bed sores.

Chicago man accuses doctors of negligence for nerve injuries during surgery

Louie Torres Aug. 23, 2017, 1:30am

A man is suing doctors Gina Jefferson, Quintin Cappelle and Zrria White for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Cermak Fresh Market accused of negligence in slip and fall on chocolate

Louie Torres Aug. 23, 2017, 1:00am

A woman is suing Cermak Fresh Market Inc. and associated corporate entities for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Clark Manor Convalescent Center, others allegedly failed to prevent patient from falling

Louie Torres Aug. 21, 2017, 4:00am

A man's family is suing Clark Manor Convalescent Center, J.S. Affiliates Ltd. and JLR Financial Services Corp. f/k/a JLR Management Corp. for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, others accused of causing man's cardiac arrest

Louie Torres Aug. 21, 2017, 3:00am

A man is suing Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, an unknown lab technician, doctors Joseph Ogarek, Pablo Moreno, Marrin N. Marinov and A Khan and several nurses for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Bridgeway Senior Living, Lexington Health Care Center of Bloomingdale allegedly failed to prevent pressure ulcers

Louie Torres Aug. 21, 2017, 2:00am

A man is suing Bridgeway Senior Living and Lexington Health Care Center of Bloomingdale for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent him from developing pressure ulcers.

Costco, Leider Horticultural Companies sued after woman pierces eye on metal stake on flower pot

Louie Torres Aug. 21, 2017, 1:00am

A couple is suing Costco Wholesale Corporation and the Leider Horticultural Companies Inc. for alleged negligence, liability and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries, after a woman lost sight in one eye on a metal stake on a flower pot.

University of Illinois accused of racial discrimination by Korean professor

Louie Torres Aug. 20, 2017, 3:00am

A man is suing the Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois for alleged racial discrimination.

Presence Saint Francis Hospital, others accused of negligence

Louie Torres Aug. 20, 2017, 3:00am

A mother and her minor son are suing Presence Saint Francis Hospital, Access at Saint Francis, Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and several medical professionals for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Bridgeway Senior Living LLC allegedly failed to prevent patient from falling

Louie Torres Aug. 20, 2017, 2:00am

A guardian is suing Bridgeway Senior Living LLC and Nathan Langsner for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Park Villa Nursing and Rehabilitation Center LLC, others accused of negligence

Louie Torres Aug. 20, 2017, 1:00am

A woman is suing Park Villa Nursing and Rehabilitation Center LLC, Villa Financial Services LLC and Villa Healthcare Management Inc. for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.