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Surgery patient sues local eye doctor for malpractice

A Chicago ophthalmologist is facing a medical malpractice suit over claims he damaged a patient’s eye during surgery.

Lincoln Square liquor store faces suit over customer's trip on pallet

A liquor store in Lincoln Square is being sued by a customer who claims he fell over a pallet left out in an aisle.

Sunbeam, Bed Bath and Beyond face suit over humidifier

A Wilmette woman is suing a national retailer and manufacturer after buying a humidifier she asserts caught on fire.

Pizza place faces suit over trip and fall

A Tinley Park pizza restaurant faces a premises liability lawsuit after a patron allegedly tripped and fell on the restaurant's sidewalk.

CTA hit with complaint over passenger's slip on bus

The city's transit authority is being sued by a woman who alleges a wet floor caused her to slip and fall on a bus.

Suit: Lack of smoke detectors, sprinklers forced woman to jump out of window during fire

The owner of a building on the city's South Side is being sued by a woman who alleges she had to jump out of a window to escape a fire.

Woman sues over fall on debris on restaurant's floor

An Oak Lawn restaurant and its owners are being sued after a patron allegedly slipped and fell on the restaurant premises.

Man claims doctors failed to give him results showing he had heart attack


Railroad employee files FELA suit over digging injury


Man blames Monee tow company, truck stop for fall


Suit: St. Charles condiments supplier owes $99K for plastic bottles

CiminoA St. Charles company that makes and distributes hot sauces, vinegar, giardiniera and spices is facing allegations it owes nearly $100,000 for plastic bottles.Champion Packaging & Distribution Inc. filed suit Dec. 15, 2014, against Garden Row Foods Inc., alleging breach of contract.According to the complaint, Champion created and delivered one-gallon, plastic bottles to Garden Row Foods between

Bar, driver face lawsuits from father of man killed allegedly trying to stop DUI


Dialysis center, employee hit with suit over alleged assault


Man says he was battered, unlawfully detained at Tony's Finer Foods

A Chicago resident is suing a grocery store over claims its loss prevention agent unlawfully detained him.

Wrongful death suit alleges non-diabetic woman was given diabetes drugs


Suit: Former ambulance worker sent out fake letter from boss about unionization of employees


Berwyn bar, patrons face suit over fight that apparently involved attack with pool, mop sticks


Couple claims construction company caused flood


Carson's customer claims clothing rack caused trip


Alleged dog attack in Skokie triggers lawsuit

A Skokie man is facing a lawsuit over claims his dog attacked a another man and his dog.Jerry Spyratos filed suit Dec. 18 in Cook County Circuit Court against Lawrence Lance, alleging negligence and violations of the Illinois Animal Control Act. According to the complaint, Spyratos was walking his dog, George, on a lease near the defendant’s home in Skokie on Feb. 2, 2013, when Lance’s dog, Asker,