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Toddler’s drowning death blamed on alleged negligence of homeowner, contractor

Robert Hadley Feb. 19, 2016, 10:29pm

CHICAGO – A man is suing a property owner and contractor over negligence allegations in the alleged wrongful death of his 2-year-old grandson.

Son accuses Manorcare of negligence in death of mother

Robert Hadley Feb. 19, 2016, 10:14pm

CHICAGO – A man is suing the nursing home where his late mother resided, Manorcare of Oak Lawn, in a dispute surrounding fatal injuries she allegedly suffered from staff mistreatment.

Deceased man’s nursing home injuries blamed on The Grove’s alleged negligence

Robert Hadley Feb. 19, 2016, 9:57pm

CHICAGO – The administrator of the estate of a deceased nursing home patient is suing The Grove at the Lake for injuries the patient allegedly suffered while a resident.

Woman claims negligence in eye care

Robert Hadley Feb. 19, 2016, 3:24pm

CHICAGO — A woman is suing an eye-care company, a hospital company, a surgical group and a doctor, alleging negligence that led to an injury.

Patient sues Loyola Medical Center, two doctors for alleged surgical mistakes

Robert Hadley Feb. 18, 2016, 6:24pm

CHICAGO — A Cook County woman is suing Loyola University Medical Center and two doctors, claiming they mishandled surgery to reverse a colostomy.

Patient blames doctors at Northwestern Memorial for alleged nerve damage

Robert Hadley Feb. 18, 2016, 5:38pm

Story CopyCHICAGO – A Cook County woman says doctors at Northwestern Memorial Hospital mishandled surgery to repair broken pelvic bones, causing nerve damage.

Woman blames NCH Medical Group, doctors for infected surgical wound

Robert Hadley Feb. 16, 2016, 5:23pm

CHICAGO — A Cook County woman is suing a team of doctors at NCH Medical Group for allegedly mishandling post-operative care for her pancreatic cancer surgery.

Son of deceased resident accuses nursing home of neglect

Robert Hadley Feb. 16, 2016, 3:32pm

CHICAGO — A Cook County man is suing Park Villa Nursing and Rehab in a dispute surrounding his mother’s death.

Woman claims research lab committed fraud regarding husband's body

Robert Hadley Feb. 16, 2016, 3:13pm

CHICAGO — A Winnebago County woman has filed a fraud suit against a Cook County firm that claims to use donated bodies for medical research.

Wife of deceased dialysis patient brings wrongful death suit

Robert Hadley Feb. 15, 2016, 7:55pm

CHICAGO — A Cook County woman is suing her husband’s dialysis providers in a case alleging medical malpractice.

Patient sues doctor over alleged surgical error

Robert Hadley Feb. 15, 2016, 6:40pm

CHICAGO — A Cook County woman alleges that a doctor at Ingalls Health System made a surgical mistake that caused her to develop meningitis.

Daughter brings wrongful death suit against nursing home

Robert Hadley Feb. 11, 2016, 5:05pm

CHICAGO — A Cook County woman says workers at Alden-North Shore nursing home neglected her mother’s supervision, allowing her to fall and break her hip.

Couple accuse remodelers of shoddy work

Robert Hadley Feb. 11, 2016, 4:31pm

CHICAGO — A Cook County couple say the firm they hired to remodel their home left numerous defects in materials and workmanship, leaving the home uninhabitable.

Walgreens shopper accuses store of negligence over slippery sidewalk

Robert Hadley Feb. 11, 2016, 3:56pm

CHICAGO — A Cook County woman says she suffered injuries from slipping on a snowy sidewalk at a Chicago Walgreens store, allegedly due to the store’s failure to clear the walkway for customer safety.

Husband blames Loyola University Health System for wife’s death by aneurysm

Robert Hadley Feb. 10, 2016, 7:08pm

CHICAGO—A Cook County man claims his wife died as a result of a misdiagnosed brain aneurysm.

Business owner accuses former employer of assault

Robert Hadley Feb. 10, 2016, 4:50pm

CHICAGO — A Cook County man says his former employer assaulted him, allegedly in retaliation for starting a competitor trucking business.

Hip replacement patient sues over blood contamination

Robert Hadley Feb. 10, 2016, 4:19pm

CHICAGO — A Cook County woman is suing the manufacturer and distributor of an alleged faulty artificial hip replacement device, claiming defects in design.

Tug crewman sues companies over alleged permanent injuries

Robert Hadley Feb. 10, 2016, 3:44pm

CHICAGO — A tugboat crew member working for the City of Chicago says he suffered serious, permanent injuries in a 2014 accident at work.

Man sues nursing home after father's death

Robert Hadley Feb. 9, 2016, 2:40pm

CHICAGO — A Cook County man claims that caregivers at the Provena Villa Franciscan nursing home in Joliet were negligent in caring for his father, ultimately leading to the older man's death.

Label company accuses ex-worker of stealing proprietary information

Robert Hadley Feb. 8, 2016, 4:53pm

CHICAGO — An Illinois firm is suing an ex-employee for allegedly breaking a confidentiality agreement after he left the company to launch a competitor.