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Nursing home faces suit over resident's death

By Mark Reccek | Jan 21, 2015

A woman is suing a nursing home over claims its negligence led to the death of a resident.

Woman blames Union League Club for stair fall

By Mark Reccek | Jan 21, 2015

A woman is suing a Chicago hotel and social club over claims its failure to provide a proper handrail caused her to fall down a flight of stairs.

Tenant says she was electrocuted after plugging in cell phone charger

By Mark Reccek | Jan 20, 2015

A woman who claims she was electrocuted while using an electrical outlet in her South Side apartment is suing.

Man blames Riverside buffet for trip

By Mark Reccek | Jan 20, 2015

A man is suing a North Riverside restaurant over claims he fell while in the establishment.

Woman files suit alleging dog attack

By Mark Reccek | Jan 20, 2015

A Cook County woman is suing a Chicago man over claims his dog attacked her.Maryann Rzepa filed suit in Cook County Circuit Court against Ricardo (Richard) Bendoraitis, alleging negligence and violations of the Illinois Animal Control Act.According to the complaint, Rzepa was lawfully on or near property owned by Bendoraitis in the 6500 block of South California Avenue on Jan. 6, 2013, when his dog

Jewel customer sues over slip on liquid in bakery department

By Mark Reccek | Jan 16, 2015

AbateA woman is suing the owners of a Melrose Park grocery store over claims she fell on a liquid substance found on the floor by the bakery.Sylvia Rodriguez filed a lawsuit Jan. 5 in Cook County Circuit Court against Jewel Food Stores Inc., New Albertson's Inc., American Stores and SuperValu Inc., the last three of which doing business as Jewel Osco.According to the complaint, Rodriquez slipped and

Candle wax on floor of church hall leads to suit

By Mark Reccek | Jan 16, 2015

A woman is suing the Archdiocese of Chicago and others over claims she slipped and fell on candle wax while at a local church.

Railway company hit with FELA suit over man's slip on snow

By Mark Reccek | Jan 14, 2015

A man is suing a railroad carrier for a fall he sustained due to the company's alleged failure to remove snow from its premises.

Alleged dog attack lands Wheeling couple in court

By Mark Reccek | Jan 12, 2015

A Wheeling couple is facing a lawsuit over claims their English Bulldog attacked a woman.

Pedestrian accuses city of failing to maintain plaza area

By Mark Reccek | Jan 12, 2015

A man is suing over claims he fell while walking through a city-owned plaza area.

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