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Family of frozen woman sues Manteno care facility, alleging negligence

Carol Ostrow Oct. 23, 2015, 1:49pm

A deceased woman’s family is suing her Manteno care facility, alleging common law negligence and wrongful death when her body was discovered outdoors on the facility’s grounds.

Mother of man killed by his girlfriend's father in 2011 murder-suicide reopens wrongful death lawsuit

Carol Ostrow Oct. 20, 2015, 1:14pm

The mother of a man killed by his girlfriend's father is suing the alleged shooter's estate, alleging battery and wrongful death in the 2011 murder-suicide that claimed both men's lives.

Mother sues two businesses, alleging negligence in daughter’s injury

Carol Ostrow Sep. 24, 2015, 12:47pm

A Cook County woman is suing a day care facility and a second business on behalf of her minor daughter, alleging negligence and premises liability when the child sustained a broken elbow in a day care outing.

Bounced barroom patron sues Fiesta Cantina after brawl

Carol Ostrow Sep. 24, 2015, 11:46am

A Chicago woman is suing a Wrigleyville neighborhood tavern over battery charges following a 2014 scuffle.

Bus passenger sues Megabus following roll-over accident

Carol Ostrow Sep. 24, 2015, 11:01am

A Cook County woman is suing a group of diversely located commercial transportation companies on charges of critical injuries incurred in a 2014 bus roll-over accident.

Customer sues Sawtooth Lounge, claiming aggressive assault led to broken bones

Carol Ostrow Sep. 23, 2015, 12:16pm

A Cook County man is suing Sawtooth Restaurant on allegations of assault and battery in a 2013 confrontation which allegedly left him with a broken wrist and medical expenses.

Family members charge Oncallers Inc., employees with assault and battery

Carol Ostrow Sep. 23, 2015, 12:07pm

A Cook County mother is suing a corporation, its employee, and an additional unknown employee on behalf of her minor son on charges of battery in a recent encounter which the plaintiff contends damaged her child.

Guardian sues Chicago Ridge Nursing Center over alleged substandard care of patient

Carol Ostrow Sep. 23, 2015, 11:29am

A woman is suing Chicago Ridge Nursing Center on behalf of a disabled adult on allegations of negligence in the critical deterioration of the plaintiff’s health in 2013.

Felled pedestrian’s kin sue driver, Accurate Office Supply following fatal accident

Carol Ostrow Sep. 23, 2015, 11:10am

A woman is suing a business and its employee as an estate administrator on wrongful death charges in a 2013 pedestrian-automobile accident that claimed her mother’s life.

Pedestrian alleges gunman shot him in the legs

Carol Ostrow Sep. 17, 2015, 1:43pm

A man is suing an individual for allegedly shooting him in a 2015 altercation in the city of Chicago.

Bereaved father sues Ridge Lego Partners, Ledcor Construction claiming son’s wrongful death

Carol Ostrow Sep. 17, 2015, 1:17pm

An estate representative is suing a construction company on allegations of negligence and wrongful death in a workplace accident that claimed the life of his son.

Homeowner sues North Shore HVAC firm following furnace fire

Carol Ostrow Sep. 17, 2015, 12:44pm

A Cook County woman is suing a Glenview-based residential service provider, charging negligence, property damage and breach of warranty in an alleged major appliance failure when her furnace burst into flames in 2014.

Cyclist blames cabdriver, taxi company after door-swinging accident

Carol Ostrow Sep. 15, 2015, 11:50am

A cyclist is suing a cabdriver, his employer and his passenger after the passenger allegedly opened a taxi door directly into downtown Chicago traffic and struck the cyclist.

Chicago mother sues building owner, alleging lead paint damage to her son

Carol Ostrow Sep. 10, 2015, 3:01pm

A Chicago mother is suing a property manager on behalf of her minor son, charging negligence in the child’s alleged lead poisoning.

Patient sues doctor, alleging surgical damage

Carol Ostrow Sep. 10, 2015, 2:37pm

A patient is suing an Oak Park physician, alleging medical malpractice in a surgical procedure that she says left her injured.

Grieving son, wife sue Living Waters Funeral Service over cremation dispute

Carol Ostrow Sep. 9, 2015, 12:10pm

A bereaved family is suing Living Waters Funeral Service claiming breach of contract and alleging a crematory-related error which the plaintiffs aver created pain and anguish for the survivors.

Flagger sues construction firms alleging injury from ricocheted equipment

Carol Ostrow Sep. 9, 2015, 10:27am

A Cook County woman is suing three allied commercial construction businesses alleging that their collective negligence caused her personal damages in an accident.

Woman loses foot, charges podiatrist with negligence

Carol Ostrow Sep. 8, 2015, 12:55pm

A patient is suing a Cook County podiatrist and his practice following treatments that the plaintiff claims led to serious but avoidable injuries from 2012 to 2014.

Two bar patrons charge Adrianna’s with over-serving unknown assailants

Carol Ostrow Sep. 8, 2015, 12:27pm

Two patrons are suing a Cook County sports bar, alleging it overserved patrons, resulting in behavior that led to the plaintiffs’ personal injuries.

Boat passenger’s family sues craft owners’ estates after fatal waterway accident

Carol Ostrow Sep. 3, 2015, 3:10pm

A family representative is suing two additional estates by their administrator, alleging wrongful death following a fatal waterway accident.