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Parking lot injury lands Los Comales in court

Thomas Kallies Apr. 8, 2014, 3:50pm

A Melrose Park restaurant is facing a lawsuit after a man claims he was injured when he stepped on a crack walking in its Melrose Park parking lot.

Insurance company seeks $226K from hookah lounge it claims caused Clark Street building fire

Thomas Kallies Apr. 8, 2014, 12:30pm

A company that operated a hookah bar on Chicago's North Side is being accused of causing a fire that caused more than a quarter of a million dollars in damages to a building.

Trio of nurses accused of negligence that led to man's toe amputation

Thomas Kallies Apr. 8, 2014, 12:00pm


Man with mesothelioma files suit against numerous defendants

Thomas Kallies Apr. 8, 2014, 10:30am


CTA worker sues after falling from elevated stop

Thomas Kallies Mar. 31, 2014, 10:16am


Airport worker sues over hand getting shut in plane door

Thomas Kallies Mar. 11, 2014, 9:00am


Agency sued after disabled adult found freezing, unresponsive outside facility

Thomas Kallies Feb. 19, 2014, 11:00am

An agency that serves adults with developmental disabilities is being sued after an man in its care was found unresponsive on the ground outside one of its facilities.Tara Wandick, as plenary guardian of Deron Hardge, filed suit Feb. 7  in the Cook County Circuit Court against Southwest Disabilities Services and Supports, Reuben Goodwin Sr. and Kimberly Goodwin.Wandick is suing on behalf of Hardge,

Couple sues Advocate Hospital for medical negligence

Thomas Kallies Feb. 14, 2014, 1:30pm

A couple is suing a hospital and doctor, claiming they failed to properly diagnose a man's septic shock.

Nursing home, medical center sued for wrongful death

Thomas Kallies Feb. 12, 2014, 9:00am


Podiatry practice, doctors sued over bunion surgery

Thomas Kallies Feb. 7, 2014, 11:00am


Nursing home accused of negligence in resident's death

Thomas Kallies Feb. 7, 2014, 9:30am

A man is suing an area nursing home over claims its negligence led to the death of one of its residents.

Loyola Medical Center sued over post surgery complications

Thomas Kallies Feb. 6, 2014, 10:30am

A woman is suing a hospital over claims its malpractice left her with complications following spinal surgery.

Sodexo named in slip and fall lawsuit

Thomas Kallies Feb. 6, 2014, 9:30am

A woman is suing Sodexo America LLC over a slip and fall incident that occurred at one of its food service facilities.

Woman sues over slip on accumulation of ice and snow

Thomas Kallies Feb. 3, 2014, 10:30am


Woman falls during mammogram, hospital sued for negligence

Thomas Kallies Feb. 3, 2014, 9:45am


Doctor accused of improperly replacing man's pacemaker

Thomas Kallies Feb. 3, 2014, 9:30am

A man is suing a doctor over claims his pacemaker was improperly placed.

Hospital sued after patient developed ulcers and died

Thomas Kallies Jan. 31, 2014, 8:30am


Doctor accused of cutting man's artery during surgery

Thomas Kallies Jan. 28, 2014, 12:20pm

A man is suing a medical group, hospital and doctor over allegations his artery was cut during surgery.

Woman sues hospital over mother's death

Thomas Kallies Jan. 28, 2014, 11:00am

Janet Bedin, individually and as special administrator of the estate of Dolores Bedin, filed suit Nov. 17 in the Cook County Circuit Court against Northwestern Surgical Associates, Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Drs. Elisabeth Wallner and Kyle Mueller.

Chicago firm, attorneys accused of malpractice in asbestos litigation

Thomas Kallies Jan. 27, 2014, 12:30pm