Bringing the legal system to light.
Bringing the legal system to light. Our weekly newsletter sheds light on the lawsuits, people, and organizations that continually clog the legal system in Cook County.
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A woman is suing a doctor, nurse and Presence Saint Mary of Nazareth Hospital over an alleged misdiagnosis of her glaucoma.
A patient is suing a doctor whom she alleges botched her cataract surgery.
Chicago Events is being sued over several injuries and one death caused by allegedly flailing tent equipment during a severe storm at its Prairie Festival in Wood Dale.
A man is suing his former nursing home, Avenue Care Center, for pressure sores he claims he developed while there.
The Better Goverment Association and a Chicago TV station are suing the city school district for allegedly not providing employment documents requested under the Freedom of Information Act.
A man's family is suing a nursing home, alleging negligence in the pressure sores he developed just prior to death.
A patron is suing a Chicago club and its security detail, alleging they failed to prevent him from being shot at the club.
The family of a man who died shortly after surgery of respiratory failure is suing two doctors, a health system and a hospital for clearing him for surgery that allegedly shouldn't have been performed.
A Cook County man is suing a law practice, allegining it was responsible for him losing two pizza franchises and several million dollars.
A woman's family is suing a doctor and health-care practice, alleging negligence for an ultimately fatal fall she suffered in the waiting room.
A patron is suing an East Chicago casino, alleging injuries he suffered there after allegedly slipping on garbage on the casino floor.
A bicyclist is suing a vehicle driver who allegedly caused him injury in a 2013 accident.
An unidentified woman is suing her step-grandfather, alleging he raped her from the time she was in middle school until she reached the age of 18.
A pedestrian is suing a driver whom she alleges injured her while she was crossing a road in the crosswalk.
A subcontractor is suing Lyons Township High School and three businesses, alleging they didn't pay enough for the work done at the school.
The widow of a CEO shot dead in his office by a co-worker and friend, who also died, is suing the shooter's estate.
A female patient is suing a medical institution and three doctors over an allegedly botched hernia surgery that required another surgery to repair damage from the first.
A bicyclist is suing a cab driver and the cab company, alleging she was struck by one of the cab's doors in a bike lane.
A bicyclist is suing a cab driver and car company, alleging injuries from accident in a bike lane.
A customer is suing a defunct used furniture store and its former owner, alleging she was injured after falling down the stairs in the establishment.