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Woman allegedly sustains injuries after slipping on ice outside Cook County store

The Cook County Record Mar. 27, 2016, 3:55pm

CHICAGO — A Cook County woman is suing a business and its business owners after she slipped on ice outside of their store and allegedly suffered injury.

Man sues neurosurgeon over claims of misdiagnosis, unnecessary surgery

The Cook County Record Mar. 25, 2016, 10:24am

CHICAGO — A former patient is suing a neurosurgeon, claiming misdiagnosis and an unnecessary surgical procedure.

Customer blames Chicago bar operator for injuries

The Cook County Record Mar. 24, 2016, 1:27pm

CHICAGO — A customer is suing a Chicago bar operator, alleging negligence for an injury the plaintiff says she suffered.

Patient alleges physicians misdiagnosed foot injury

The Cook County Record Mar. 24, 2016, 1:14pm

CHICAGO — A patient is suing a Wheeling podiatry clinic, alleging breach of duty in failing to properly diagnose a foot injury.

Health-care providers sued after heart-attack death

The Cook County Record Feb. 29, 2016, 6:33pm

CHICAGO — The administrator of a deceased man's estate is suing a doctor and two health-care entities, saying a 48-year-old man died of a heart attack due to medical negligence.

Woman claims hysterectomy error caused injuries

The Cook County Record Feb. 29, 2016, 5:45pm

CHICAGO — A woman is suing a doctor and two health-care entities for alleged negligence, claiming a robotic--assisted hysterectomy went wrong and resulted in perforation of her sigmoid colon.

Cancer patient sues doctors, hospitals

The Cook County Record Feb. 25, 2016, 4:44pm

CHICAGO — A woman is suing several health-care providers, claiming that she was told that a 2012 test for cancer was negative, but that cancer was later found to have spread from the same part of her body.

Cochlear implant patient sues device maker

The Cook County Record Feb. 25, 2016, 4:34pm

CHICAGO — A woman who received a cochlear implant has sued the device's manufacturer after the implant allegedly failed and the device was subject to a recall for a defect.

Pair sue neighborhood resident in alleged shooting

The Cook County Record Feb. 24, 2016, 5:22pm

CHICAGO — A woman and man from Cicero are suing a fellow neighborhood resident, alleging the defendant shot both plaintiffs.

Will County man sues over hole allegedly left in ground

The Cook County Record Feb. 24, 2016, 4:24pm

CHICAGO — A Will County man is suing a lawn care company and others, claiming he was injured in a fall due to a hole that was left in a common area in an HOA neighborhood.

Pair sue care providers after amputation

The Cook County Record Feb. 24, 2016, 3:20pm

CHICAGO — Several health-care providers are being sued by a married couple after a man who had knee surgery subsequently underwent a leg amputation due to alleged infection.

Woman sues doctor, practice after husband's death

The Cook County Record Feb. 22, 2016, 6:49pm

CHICAGO — A woman is suing a Cook County doctor and a medical practice, claiming negligence in an alleged failure to diagnose her deceased husband's deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.

Community Care Center allegedly to blame for man's hip infection

The Cook County Record Feb. 21, 2016, 6:54pm

CHICAGO — A patient is suing a nursing care facility, citing alleged negligence that resulted in an injury.

A patient sues healthcare service provider

The Cook County Record Feb. 21, 2016, 5:14pm

CHICAGO—A patient is suing a Chicago hospital, citing alleged negligence that resulted in an injury.

Dentist accused of negligence

The Cook County Record Feb. 21, 2016, 3:38pm

CHICAGO — Calvin West and Monera Atia are suing a dentist, citing alleged negligence that resulted in an injury.

Woman's suit alleges negligence in drug administration

The Cook County Record Feb. 19, 2016, 4:21pm

CHICAGO — A Kane County woman is suing health-care providers, alleging that negligence caused her to fall and incur an injury.

Cancer patient sues over alleged failure to inform

The Cook County Record Feb. 19, 2016, 2:39pm

CHICAGO — A Cook County woman is suing a doctor, a health-care services company and a hospital over allegations that a chest X-ray showed a mass in her lung that she did not learn about for nearly 10 months.

Health worker sues property owners over alleged negligence

The Cook County Record Feb. 18, 2016, 7:05pm

CHICAGO — A home health care provider is suing the owners of a residence in Mount Prospect, claiming she fell on snow and ice due to the defendants' carelessness and negligence.

Pair sue over claim that surgical sponge was left inside woman

The Cook County Record Feb. 17, 2016, 4:45pm

CHICAGO — A Cook County woman is suing medical medical practitioners and and a hospital, claiming a surgical sponge left inside her body caused a pelvic abscess and colon perforation that led to further surgery and a colostomy.

Patron claims tavern employees assaulted him

The Cook County Record Feb. 17, 2016, 3:42pm

CHICAGO — A Cook County man is suing a Roselle tavern, claiming he suffered permanent injuries when he was assaulted by employees of the tavern.