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Woman accuses Chicago condo association president of failing to get leak fixed

By Ben Hart | Jul 15, 2014

A Chicago woman is suing over claims her condo was damaged as a result of a leak in the ceiling.

Women blames Advocate, doctors for complications following pelvic organ prolapse surgery

By Ben Hart | Jul 14, 2014

A couple is suing over claims the negligence of an Oak Lawn hospital and four of its doctors left the wife with post-surgery injuries.

Cyclist accuses driver of hitting him after pulling out of a Division Street parking space

By Ben Hart | Jul 10, 2014

A man is suing a driver of the vehicle that he alleges struck him while riding a bicycle in Chicago.Pedro Villegas Guzman filed a lawsuit June 26 in the Cook County Circuit Court against Jason Benton, alleging negligence.Guzman claims he was riding his bicycle west on Division Street on July 4, 2012, when Benton pulled out of a designated parallel parking space and hit him. The suit alleges Guzman

Suit: Chase Bank let unauthorized man withdraw $1M-plus from woman's accounts

By Ben Hart | Jul 9, 2014

A Cook County woman is suing JPMorgan Chase Bank, claiming it let an unauthorized person withdraw more than $1 million from her accounts.

Man blames Rush University Hospital for alleged complications caused by intubation

By Ben Hart | Jul 9, 2014

DinizuluRush University Hospital is being sued by a patient who claims he had to have a surgery to correct with complications caused by an intubuation performed during a procedure.John Walton filed a medical malpractice lawsuit June 10 in the Cook County Circuit Court against Rush University Hospital and University Anesthesiologists S.C. The suit names Drs. Michael Chen and Megan Shanks as respondents

Brookfield nursing home resident blames facility for fall, injuries

By Ben Hart | Jul 7, 2014

A man is suing over claims the negligence of a Brookfield nursing home led him to fall and sustain injuries.

Parking lot fall spurs suit against city, university and parking company

By Ben Hart | Jul 1, 2014

A woman is suing over claims she sustained injuries after falling in a parking lot near DePaul University.

Trip over rolled up carpet in woman's kitchen spurs lawsuit

By Ben Hart | Jun 26, 2014

A woman is suing over claims she sustained injuries after tripping on rolled up carpet in a Chicago resident's kitchen.

Suit: Employee of Lake Villa group home sexually assaulted girl

By Ben Hart | Jun 25, 2014

A Lake Villa organization focused on the care and treatment of troubled children is facing accusations that one of its employees sexually assaulted a young girl.

Woman sues physician over father's suicide

By Ben Hart | Jun 25, 2014

The daughter of a man who allegedly took his own life is suing a physician over claims he discharged her father too soon.

Potbelly Sandwich Works, bicycle deliveryman face suit over collision with pedestrian

By Ben Hart | Jun 23, 2014

A man is suing over claims he was hit by a cyclist working as a deliveryman for a sandwich chain.

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