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Kinked carpet leads to lawsuit against Alexian Brothers Health System

Ben Hart Apr. 1, 2014, 8:00am

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Estate of deceased laborer files asbestos suit

Whitney Brakken Apr. 1, 2014, 8:15am

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Prairie Manor Nursing & Rehab Center named in wrongful death suit

Whitney Brakken Apr. 1, 2014, 8:30am

KellermanA Chicago Heights nursing home is facing suit after a resident died.Sandra Miggins, as independent administrator of the Estate of Elsie B. Willis, filed a lawsuit March 14 in the Cook County Circuit Court against Prairie Manor Nursing & Rehabilitation Center LLC, doing business as Prairie Manor Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, citing the state's Nursing Home Care, Survival and wrongful

Ultra Foods sued after customer slips and falls

Whitney Brakken Apr. 1, 2014, 8:45am

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Judge: Des Plaines city council members are immune from religious discrimination suit over zoning request denial

Andrew Thomason Apr. 1, 2014, 9:00am

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Mariano's Fresh Market sued after woman slips on green beans

Ben Hart Apr. 1, 2014, 9:00am

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Former inmate accuses officers of battery that required staples to be placed in head

Ben Hart Apr. 1, 2014, 11:30am

A former inmate is suing Cook County and its sheriff, as well as some of correctional officers, claiming battery.

Engineer sues train companies for injury, alleges negligence

Ben Hart Apr. 1, 2014, 12:00pm

A train engineer is suing his employers, claiming an unsafe work environment led to injuries.

Mother accuses security guards at Chicago's Dewey School of Excellence of assaulting her child

Whitney Brakken Apr. 1, 2014, 12:25pm

Chicago's board of education, an organization that manages "failing" schools and a pair of security guards are facing suit over claims the two guards assaulted and battered a student at a school on the city's southwest side.Mirium King, as mother and next friend of a minor child, filed a lawsuit March 18 in the Cook County Circuit Court against the Board of Education of the City of Chicago and Academy

Ryder Truck Rental sued after man injured

Annie Cosby Apr. 2, 2014, 8:30am

WiseA man is suing a truck rental company, claiming he was injured by a malfunctioning truck.John L. Richardson filed a lawsuit March 21 in the Cook County Circuit Court against Ryder Truck Rental Inc., citing product liability.According to the complaint, Richardson was using a truck his employer, Aramark, rented from Ryder on April 12,when the rear lift gate he was standing on malfunctioned and dropped

Rivers Casino accused of firing employee seeking workers' comp benefits

Whitney Brakken Apr. 2, 2014, 9:00am

A woman is suing a Des Plaines casino, alleging that she was fired for seeking benefits under the state's Workers' Compensation Act.

Electrician with mesothelioma sues companies over alleged asbestos exposure

Whitney Brakken Apr. 2, 2014, 9:30am

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Blue Island Hospital Co., others accused of failing to diagnose breast cancer

Ben Hart Apr. 2, 2014, 10:00am

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Our Lady of the Resurrection Medical Center named in slip and fall suit

Annie Cosby Apr. 2, 2014, 10:30am

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Sudz Laundry sued after woman trips

Whitney Brakken Apr. 2, 2014, 11:15am

A Chicago resident is suing a laundromat over claims she was injured after tripping over a missing cement tile.

Glenshire Nursing and Rehab Centre named in wrongful death claim

Ben Hart Apr. 2, 2014, 12:05pm

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CTA faces suit over Blue Line incident at O'Hare station

Annie Cosby Apr. 2, 2014, 2:00pm

A woman on board the Blue Line train that jumped the track last month has sued the the city's transit authority.

Chicago State University faces another whistleblower suit

Ben Hart Apr. 2, 2014, 2:03pm

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Seals Funeral Home accused of improperly storing body

Annie Cosby Apr. 2, 2014, 3:05pm

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DCFS sued over death of 3-year-old Oak Forest girl, accused of ignoring reports of child abuse

Annie Cosby Apr. 2, 2014, 4:15pm

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