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Insurance company seeks $35K from power strip maker over fire

The Cook County Record Aug. 26, 2014, 9:30am

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Laborer blames contractors, others for electrical shock

The Cook County Record Aug. 26, 2014, 9:00am

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The Imperial Grove Pavilion faces wrongful death suit over resident's fall

The Cook County Record Aug. 22, 2014, 11:20am

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Suit: Three pit bulls attacked professional dog walker

The Cook County Record Aug. 11, 2014, 8:15am

Wallace

Chicago man slaps whistleblower suit against Plants Inc. over firing

The Cook County Record Aug. 7, 2014, 10:15am

A Chicago man has filed a whistleblower suit against his former employer, claiming he was fired for complaining about its allegedly deceptive marketing and unlicensed use of pesticides.

Man blames homeowner for ladder fall while picking fruit

The Cook County Record Aug. 6, 2014, 9:15am

Strellis

Alden-Lakeland nursing home hit with wrongful death suit

The Cook County Record Jul. 14, 2014, 8:30am

The relative of a woman who stayed in a Chicago nursing home is suing over claims it provided negligent care that led to her death.

Man claims Brentwood, Glen Oaks nursing homes neglected his wife

The Cook County Record Jul. 11, 2014, 8:30am

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Suit: Dentist extracted man's tooth without consent

The Cook County Record Jul. 10, 2014, 1:40pm

A man is suing a Morton Grove dentist who he claims extracted a tooth without his consent.

Man files wrongful death claim against Berkeley Nursing and Rehab Center

The Cook County Record Jul. 9, 2014, 8:00am

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Illinois Supreme Court says state can't cut retiree health benefits

The Cook County Record Jul. 3, 2014, 12:13pm

The Illinois Supreme Court has ruled that the state cannot force retirees to pay a portion of their health insurance costs.

Family of stroke victim lodges wrongful death suit against Presence Health Care

The Cook County Record Jun. 19, 2014, 1:00pm

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Man alleges injury after chair fell apart at Denny's

The Cook County Record Jun. 6, 2014, 11:00am

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Widow names Cedar Pointe nursing home in negligence suit over husband's death

The Cook County Record Jun. 4, 2014, 12:00pm

Baker

Supreme Court agrees to hear arguments in seven cases

The Cook County Record Jun. 2, 2014, 2:58pm

The Illinois Supreme Court late last month agreed to hear arguments in the following seven cases:

Man claims he fell to the ground because toliet seat wasn't properly secured at Macy's in Woodfield Mall

The Cook County Record May 30, 2014, 4:25pm

A man is suing Macy's, claiming he was injured after a toilet seat slid off a toilet in the restroom of its Woodfield Mall store.

Woman accuses Rush-Presbyterian, RML Specialty Hospital of wrongful death

The Cook County Record May 29, 2014, 11:30am

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Tenant accuses Jackson Parkside Apartments of negligence over trip

The Cook County Record May 20, 2014, 9:30am

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Fatal car crash spurs wrongful death suit against drivers

The Cook County Record May 16, 2014, 10:00am

The family of a woman killed in a vehicle collision are suing the driver they assert is responsible for the crash, as well as the estate of another driver who died in the accident.

Plaintiff attorneys seeking $7 billion from State Farm in RICO suit make case for Karmeier subpoena

The Cook County Record May 14, 2014, 1:19pm

CliffordIllinois Supreme Court Justice Lloyd Karmeier should have to submit to a subpoena in a $7 billion racketeering suit against State Farm because he associated with the alleged racketeers, according to Chicago lawyer Robert Clifford.“The amount in controversy is staggering,” Clifford wrote in a May 8 motion to compel Karmeier’s production of documents about his 2004 election to the state high