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Morelia Supermarket named in negligence lawsuit

Joel Brakken Nov. 1, 2013, 8:00am


Eagle Ridge Apartments sued for alleged negligence of employee

Joel Brakken Nov. 1, 2013, 8:15am

A man is suing after he was allegedly hit in the head and injured by an apartment complex employee.

Man slips on icy stairs, sues owner

Joel Brakken Nov. 1, 2013, 8:30am


University of Chicago Medical Center named in negligence lawsuit following patient death

Joel Brakken Nov. 1, 2013, 9:00am

A widowed husband has filed a lawsuit against his wife's doctors, accusing them of failing to properly diagnose cancer.

DePuy Orthopaedics sued after hip replacement system is allegedly found defective

Joel Brakken Nov. 1, 2013, 9:02am


Dog bites child in Wilmette, parent sues dog's owner

Thomas Kallies Nov. 1, 2013, 10:00am


Book editors sue former publisher for copyright infringement, false advertising

Andrew Thomason Nov. 1, 2013, 12:33pm

A recently filed federal lawsuit marks a new chapter in an ongoing dispute between the editors of a book about a long-term education experiment in Winnetka, Ill. and the book’s former publisher.

Woman injured while going to vote, sues city of Chicago

Thomas Kallies Nov. 1, 2013, 1:00pm

Faylene Gerhardt filed suit in the Cook County Circuit Court on Oct. 24 against the city of Chicago over injuries she allegedly sustained as a result of the city's negligence.

Assistant high school coach accuses River Forest High School of defamation

Thomas Kallies Nov. 1, 2013, 1:35pm


Auto-Owners Insurance files subrogation lawsuit after theft of property

Whitney Brakken Nov. 1, 2013, 6:56pm

An insurance company is suing, seeking subrogation after former employees allegedly stole its property.

Insurance company sues contractors for negligence following house fire

Thomas Kallies Nov. 4, 2013, 9:00am


Doctors sued for negligence after woman suffers stroke

Joel Brakken Nov. 4, 2013, 9:05am

A couple is suing a hospital and physicians, claiming they failed to properly diagnose signs of a stroke.

Woman files class action suit against testing agencies over alleged sale of personal information

Bethany Krajelis Nov. 4, 2013, 11:20am

A woman has brought a class action lawsuit against a pair of companies that administer college entrance exams, claiming they sold test-takers’ personal information to third parties.

Chief judge shares concerns over federal funding; says "this is not the way to run a business”

Bethany Krajelis Nov. 4, 2013, 6:10pm


Woman sues after falling into open sewer

Whitney Brakken Nov. 5, 2013, 9:08am

A woman is suing over claims that she sustained serious injuries after falling into an open sewer.

Little Company of Mary Hospital, doctors sued after patient dies

Joel Brakken Nov. 5, 2013, 9:38am

The administrator of a woman's estate is suing over complications the now-deceased woman had after surgery.

Man sues over alleged attack

Whitney Brakken Nov. 5, 2013, 1:15pm

A Cook County man is suing over injuries he claims he sustained in an alleged attack.

Woman sues over slip and fall at Dunkin' Donuts

Thomas Kallies Nov. 5, 2013, 1:45pm


The Renaissance at South Shore accused of violating Nursing Home Care Act

Whitney Brakken Nov. 5, 2013, 3:00pm


7th Circuit resolves insurance dispute over defense of suits brought by wrongfully convicted men

Jonathan Bilyk Nov. 6, 2013, 10:07am