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U.S. Bank, Safeguard Properties accused of trespassing, invasion of privacy

The Cook County Record May 20, 2016, 8:46pm

CHICAGO – A couple has filed suit against a bank and a foreclosed property manager alleging the defendants took their belongings and locked them out of their house.

Doctors, health care facilities named in wrongful death suit

The Cook County Record May 20, 2016, 8:33pm

CHICAGO – A Grayslake father has filed a suit against several doctors and health care facilities alleging his daughter was not properly treated for a bacterial meningitis infection, causing her death.

Ameristar Casino lawsuit: Union harassing customers at their homes, businesses over boycott

The Cook County Record May 20, 2016, 11:20am

Indiana’s Ameristar Casino and a group of the casino’s patrons have sued a local union, claiming the labor group has gone too far in its dispute with the casino by personally targeting the customers with a campaign of fliers, phone calls and other messages to pressure them to join the union’s boycott of the casino. On May 19, Ameristar Casino East Chicago filed suit in Chicago federal court against Chicago-based labor union Unite Here Local 1.

Woman alleges dentist fractured tooth during dental procedure

The Cook County Record May 13, 2016, 9:06pm

CHICAGO – A Chicago woman alleges that a Northbrook dentist negligently conducted dental procedures upon her teeth, mouth and bones.

Woman files malpractice suit after allegedly faulty knee replacement surgery

The Cook County Record May 13, 2016, 8:39pm

CHICAGO – A woman alleges that a knee replacement was negligently performed and is seeking damages.

Patient alleges nursing home negligence caused her injuries

The Cook County Record May 13, 2016, 3:15pm

CHICAGO — A woman is suing a Chicago nursing home, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and suffering.

Family accuses suing long term care facilities of wrongful death

The Cook County Record May 11, 2016, 1:00pm

CHICAGO — An estate administrator is suing a Chicago long term care facility, alleging its negligence caused a relative's death.

Cyclist alleges he was injured by drywall

The Cook County Record May 10, 2016, 8:40pm

CHICAGO – A man has filed suit against two construction companies working on a South Justine Street project alleging he was injured while riding his bike.

Truck driver alleges he was injured by forklift at Johnstown Wire Technologies Inc.

The Cook County Record May 10, 2016, 8:33pm

CHICAGO – A truck driver alleges that he was injured in a warehouse of a metal wire company.

Guardian accuses Jackson Square Skilled Nursing and Living Center of negligence

The Cook County Record May 6, 2016, 10:17pm

CHICAGO – A guardian alleges the negligence of a Chicago care facility cased injuries to a disabled man.

Husband accuses Joliet long-term care facility of wrongful death

The Cook County Record May 6, 2016, 2:38pm

CHICAGO — An estate administrator is suing a Joliet long-term care facility, alleging negligence caused the death of his wife. 

Wife blames construction contractors for husband's death

The Cook County Record May 5, 2016, 2:40pm

CHICAGO — A special administrator is suing contractors, alleging their negligence caused the death of her husband at a construction site.

Patient targets estate of late doctor, alleges medical negligence

The Cook County Record May 5, 2016, 1:47pm

CHICAGO — A patient is suing health care providers, including the estate of a deceased doctor, alleging lack of care in the examining and treatment of the plaintiff.

Snow removal service alleges heavy equipment dealer owes more than $540,000

The Cook County Record May 5, 2016, 1:26pm

CHICAGO — A Markham snow removal service is suing an Elmhurst heavy equipment dealer, alleging breach of contract in failing to pay more than $540,000.

Cook County man accuses Chicago police of unlawful arrest, beating

The Cook County Record May 5, 2016, 1:16pm

CHICAGO — A Cook County man is suing the city of Chicago and city police offers, alleging he was arrested unlawfully and physically attacked. 

A woman is suing food provides and university for alleged negligence

The Cook County Record May 5, 2016, 5:05am

Woman sues food provides and universityCHICAGO — A woman is suing Aramark Management LLC and the University of Chicago, food provides and university, citing alleged failure to warn and negligence.Salina Chavira filed a complaint on April 13, in the Cook County Circuit Court against the defendants alleging that they failed to exercise reasonable care under the circumstances.According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that, on April 8,, she was injured when the agent of defendant Aramark spi

Insurance company seeks damages after house fire

The Cook County Record Apr. 30, 2016, 9:54pm

CHICAGO – An insurance company has filed a suit against a Downers Grove construction company alleging that its employees' negligence caused a house fire.

Northeast Bank alleges loan has not been paid

The Cook County Record Apr. 30, 2016, 9:47pm

CHICAGO – A Maine banking institution alleges it is owed more than $2 million.

Cook County resident accuses city of wrongful death

The Cook County Record Apr. 30, 2016, 9:26pm

CHICAGO – A mother alleges that her unarmed son was shot seven times by a police officer.

Parents, child file suit against health care providers over obstetrical care

The Cook County Record Apr. 27, 2016, 8:11pm

CHICAGO – A couple has filed suit against a doctor alleging that the mother was not properly evaluated during her pregnancy.