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Man sues owner of property where he allegedly fell, sustained injuries

By Kelly Issacs | Oct 24, 2014

A man has filed suit against the owner of an apartment complex where he alleges he fell on defective stairs.

Customer's fall on wet floor lands Applebee's in court

By Kelly Issacs | Oct 23, 2014

A man suffered various injuries after slipping on a wet floor at an area Applebee's, according to a recently filed lawsuit.

IDOT seeks court's OK to acquire, buy private property for U.S. Route 14 project

By Kelly Issacs | Jul 18, 2014

The Illinois Department of Transportation is seeking a court order to acquire property so it can widen and reconstruct U.S. Route 14 at Wilke Road in Cook County.

Cleaning woman says slippery substance caused her to fall in client's home

By Kelly Issacs | Jul 17, 2014

A woman has filed suit against the owner of a Cook County home where she allegedly fell on a slippery substance after cleaning.Zofia Polak filed suit July 8 in the Cook County Circuit Court against Surma Franciszka and Michael Haverty.According to the complaint, Franciszka hired Polak to assist in cleaning Haverty’s home on July 9, 2012. She claims Haverty allegedly instructed her to exit through the

Man files asbestos lawsuit against 49 companies

By Kelly Issacs | Jul 15, 2014

EganA former laborer has filed a lawsuit over allegations he developed mesothelioma after working around products containing asbestos.Robert Pensinger filed an asbestos lawsuit July 7 in the Cook County Circuit Court against 49 defendant companies.In his complaint, Pensinger alleges the defendants caused him to develop mesothelioma after being exposed to their asbestos-containing products throughout

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