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Lawrel Liquors and Tap Room sued in dram shop action

Joel Brakken Nov. 6, 2013, 12:25pm


Southtown Health Foods faces lawsuit after slip and fall

Whitney Brakken Nov. 6, 2013, 11:25am


Cook County couple sued for breach of contract

Joel Brakken Nov. 6, 2013, 11:00am

A Cook County man is suing a couple for breach of contract after building code violations were found after closing a real estate deal.

Exelon sued after workplace injury

Whitney Brakken Nov. 6, 2013, 10:30am


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

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


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

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


Woman sues over slip and fall at Dunkin' Donuts

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


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.

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.

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.

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 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.

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.

Insurance company sues contractors for negligence following house fire

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


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.

Assistant high school coach accuses River Forest High School of defamation

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


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.

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.

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

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


DePuy Orthopaedics sued after hip replacement system is allegedly found defective

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