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Warren Barr Gold Coast accused in Legionnaire's disease death

Louie Torres Oct. 5, 2016, 11:59pm

An administrator of a deceased woman's estate is suing Warren Barr Living & Rehab Center, LLC, which does business as Warren Barr Gold Coast, alleging that negligence at the nursing facility led to the woman's death from Legionnaire's disease.

Metrosouth Medical Center accused of failing to diagnose cancer

Louie Torres Oct. 5, 2016, 11:57pm

An administrator of a deceased woman's estate is suing a doctor, identified as Palmer J. Blakley, M.D.; Metrosouth Medical Center; and Unimed Ltd., alleging wrongful death after the medical professionals and organizations allegedly failed to diagnose and treat the woman's lung cancer.

P.F. Chang's China Bistro blamed for broken teeth

Louie Torres Oct. 5, 2016, 11:55pm

A customer is suing P.F. Chang's, claiming something in his meal caused him to break several teeth.

Presence Resurrection Medical Center blamed in fall that broke man's neck

Louie Torres Oct. 5, 2016, 11:52pm

A deceased man's family is suing Presence Resurrection Medical Center in a wrongful death claim alleging the hospital didn't do enough to prevent the man from falling and breaking his neck.

Alden Town Manor accused of failing to properly supervise resident

Louie Torres Oct. 3, 2016, 7:22pm

A deceased woman's family is suing nursing home Alden Town Manor Rehabilitation and Health Care Center, Inc., and other affiliated corporate entities, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent the woman's injuries.

Illinois Bone and Joint Institute, others accused of negligent care of broken bone

Louie Torres Oct. 3, 2016, 7:15pm

A couple and their son have filed a complaint alleging doctors didn't properly treat the boy's leg, leading to permanent nerve injury.

Specialty Physicians of Illinois accused of negligence regarding wrist fracture

Louie Torres Oct. 3, 2016, 7:12pm

A woman is suing over alleged medical negligence in the treatment of a wrist fracture.

Crosby's Kitchen injury case blamed on obstructed stairway

Louie Torres Oct. 3, 2016, 7:08pm

A man who had a job delivering food products is suing a restaurant operation over alleged liability for injuries he suffered when he allegedly fell down a stairway with his cart.

Man accused of owing Law Offices of Jeffery M. Leving $503K

Louie Torres Oct. 3, 2016, 7:06pm

A prominent family law firm is suing a man over claims he owes them more than $500,000 in unpaid legal bills.

Man who says his wife died from asbestos fibers on his work clothes sues Lance Construction Supplies

Louie Torres Sep. 30, 2016, 8:43pm

A man representing his late wife's estate is suing his employer, alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries connected to asbestos, saying his wife became ill and died from breathing in asbestos fibers on his work clothes.

Oaklawn Immediate Care accused of missing appendicitis diagnosis

Louie Torres Sep. 30, 2016, 8:40pm

A patient is suing Southwest Medical Group Ltd., which does business as Christ Immediate Care and Oaklawn Immediate Care; and a doctor, identified as Jerry Villasenor Jr., M.D., alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Indian Lakes Golf Resort and Conference Center accused of having unsafe pool slide

Louie Torres Sep. 30, 2016, 8:24pm

The mother of a boy hurt while using a resort's pool slide has sued the resort for alleged liability and negligence.

Waterfront Terrace accused of negligence in connection with choking death

Louie Torres Sep. 30, 2016, 8:20pm

A deceased woman's family has filed a wrongful death claim, alleging negligence in the woman's choking death at a nursing home.

Catholic Bishop of Chicago holds boys' parents responsible for church rectory fire

Louie Torres Sep. 30, 2016, 8:19pm

The Catholic Bishop of Chicago is suing two boys' parents, accusing the boys of starting a fire at Chicago's Notre Dame de Chicago Parish Rectory.

Ballard Nursing Center accused of negligence in connection with death

Louie Torres Sep. 30, 2016, 8:11pm

An administrator of a deceased man's estate is suing Ballard Respiratory and Rehabilitation Center LLC, which does business as Ballard Nursing Center, in a wrongful death claim alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Doctor accused of improper diagnosis, 'excessive anticoagulation' treatment

Louie Torres Sep. 30, 2016, 8:08pm

A representative of a deceased woman's estate is suing a doctor, identified as Kenneth Anderson, M.D., alleging negligence in medical care.

Former board members of Baptist Church Without a Spot or Wrinkle accused of financial interference

Louie Torres Sep. 30, 2016, 8:02pm

A pastor is suing three former church board members, alleging tortious interference and unjust enrichment. 

2M Construction Management accused of fraud

Louie Torres Sep. 30, 2016, 7:59pm

A married couple's lawsuit against a contractor cites alleged fraud.

St. James Manor & Villa accused of negligence in resident's care

Louie Torres Sep. 30, 2016, 7:56pm

A guardian of a disabled woman's estate has filed a suit alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Five doctors sued for allegedly failing to diagnose sepsis caused by a twist in a patient's small intestine

Louie Torres Sep. 29, 2016, 12:03pm

A woman is suing five health-care providers alleging negligence in medical care.