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Customer blames grocery store for trip over bread trays in freezer aisle

Annie Cosby Nov. 3, 2014, 8:30am

A woman is suing over claims she was injured when she allegedly tripped on bread trays sitting in the aisle of a store.

Patient sues podiatrist over surgeries she claims left her without use of left foot

Annie Cosby Nov. 3, 2014, 9:07am

A woman is suing a Morton Grove podiatrist over foot injuries she claims were caused from a series of allegedly negligent surgeries.Marion Townson filed a lawsuit Oct. 22 in Cook County Circuit Court against Dr. Garo Emerzian, alleging medical negligence.According to the complaint, Townson sought treatment for a bunion and developing hammertoe from Emerzian on Oct. 9, 2012 and he recommended surger

Fogarty & Fugate face legal malpractice claim in suit over alleged property misrepresention

Annie Cosby Nov. 3, 2014, 10:00am

A Cook County man is suing over claims he was fraudulently induced into buying downtown units allegedly represented as commercial property even though they were not zoned for such use.

Woman hits Chrysler Group with suit alleging defects in new Jeep Cherokee

Annie Cosby Nov. 3, 2014, 10:30am

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Widower accuses Women's Health Specialists, doctors of failing to diagnose and treat wife's ovarian cancer

Annie Cosby Nov. 3, 2014, 10:45am

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Panel: Chicago aldermanic candidate's defamation suit sought to chill blogger's political speech rights

Jonathan Bilyk Nov. 3, 2014, 12:45pm

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Rexam Beverage Can Co. faces premises liability claim over man's fall in work area

Annie Cosby Nov. 4, 2014, 7:25am

A man is suing a global packaging company headquartered in Cook County, claiming he was injured in a defective work area.

Architecture firm claims Chicago law firm's alleged malpractice cost it a $10M claim

Annie Cosby Nov. 4, 2014, 7:30am

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Former plant worker sues over mesothelioma; alleges secondary exposure from husband

Annie Cosby Nov. 4, 2014, 7:35am

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Business owner slaps landlords with suit over alleged assault and battery

Annie Cosby Nov. 4, 2014, 7:40am

A man is suing over claims his landlords conspired to have him evicted in order to seize his business and then allegedly beat him.

Chief operating officer of The Grove Inc. files lawsuit over allegedly unpaid bonus; company recently sued former CFO

Annie Cosby Nov. 4, 2014, 7:45am

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Settlement talks continue between area nonprofit and scientist over suit stemming from water report

Andrew Thomason Nov. 4, 2014, 10:23am

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Judge refuses to certify class in complaint over "Skinnygirl Margarita"

Kenneth Lowe Nov. 4, 2014, 11:47am

A federal judge late last month refused to certify a class for those aggrieved by agave.

AG: Lake County clerk broke election laws governing absentee ballots, grace period voting

Bethany Krajelis Nov. 4, 2014, 4:50pm

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AG update: Judge extends grace period voting in Lake County until 9

Bethany Krajelis Nov. 4, 2014, 5:14pm

A judge has extended grace period voting in Lake County until 9 p.m., according to Attorney General Lisa Madigan's office.

Company accuses Chicago law firm of stealing late president's rare coins, other property

Annie Cosby Nov. 5, 2014, 7:51am

A Cook County company is suing an area law firm over allegations a theft occurred after the death of the company's president.

Suit: TGI Fridays employee spilled tray of drinks, causing customer to slip

Annie Cosby Nov. 5, 2014, 7:55am

Silverman

Man who claims he was bit by dog sues dog's owner, walker and dog walking service

Annie Cosby Nov. 5, 2014, 8:00am

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Wal-Mart Stores faces suit over shopper's claim he was wrongfully accused of theft, detained

Annie Cosby Nov. 5, 2014, 9:17am

A man is suing Wal-Mart Stores, claiming he was wrongfully accused of stealing and unlawfully detained for two hours.

Updated: In one of two contested judicial races, Republican attorney leads sitting Cook County judge by about 1,200 votes

Bethany Krajelis Nov. 5, 2014, 1:15pm

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