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Appeals panel remands suit over Four Loko alcohol drink on forum issue

By Jonathan Bilyk | Oct 4, 2013

The makers of a caffeinated alcoholic beverage will get another chance to move proceedings from Chicago to Virginia as courts consider a lawsuit brought against the businesses by the parents of a 15-year-old Virginia boy who died after drinking the beverage.

Appeals panel remands suit over city's landmark designations for second time

By Jonathan Bilyk | Oct 1, 2013

Two Chicago landowners have received clearance from an appellate court to proceed with their case challenging the city of Chicago’s decision to landmark their North Side neighborhoods while excluding others nearby.

Brother of man shot by Chicago police files wrongful death lawsuit

By Jonathan Bilyk | Sep 27, 2013

The brother of a 28-year-old man who died after he was shot by police following an altercation near a Chicago Housing Authority building has filed a wrongful death suit in Chicago’s federal court.

First District reverses lower court in suit over sales tax on TV converter box

By Jonathan Bilyk | Sep 13, 2013

A man who was charged the full sales tax when he used a federal voucher to purchase a digital television converter box at a Sears store has been cleared to resume his legal action alleging fraud against the retailer.

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