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Illinois Masonic Medical Center, others allegedly failed to timely perform surgery

Louie Torres Sep. 1, 2017, 3:00am

A woman is suing Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Advocate North Side Health Network and doctors Marcie Stoshak-Chavez, Adia George and Samuel Kingsley for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Chicago Board of Education accused in lawsuit of not stopping track coach's sexual abuse

Louie Torres Sep. 1, 2017, 1:00am

A woman is suing the Chicago Board of Education and its former employee Gerald Gaddy for failing to prevent the ex-high school track coach from sexually abusing her daughter.

Circle K, Jewel, Subway added to list of shops sued over collection of Cook County's 'pop tax'

Jonathan Bilyk Aug. 23, 2017, 12:21pm

Add three more retailers and restaurants to the list of those targeted by lawsuits over the collection of Cook County’s so-called “pop tax,” as new plaintiffs have brought actions against Circle K convenience stores, Jewel food stores and Subway restaurants operating in and around Chicago.

Consumer fraud suit vs McDonald's over 'pop tax' collection falls flat over misread receipt

Jonathan Bilyk Aug. 16, 2017, 1:27am

An attempt at suing McDonald’s restaurants in Chicago and suburban Cook County for allegedly charging a few cents too much tax while collecting Cook County’s “pop tax” has fizzled, after a more careful reading of sales receipts revealed the plaintiffs had no case.

McDonald's, local franchisees added to menu of retailers getting sued over 'pop tax' collections

Jonathan Bilyk Aug. 9, 2017, 1:13pm

McDonald’s and some of its local franchisees have become the next seller of sweetened beverages to land on the menu of those facing a class action lawsuit over the collection of the Cook County “pop tax.”

Couple's lawsuit faults California breast implant maker

Louie Torres Jul. 26, 2017, 4:00am

A Will County couple are suing a California breast implant manufacturer, alleging Mentor Worldwide LLC's implants resulted in numerous painful health conditions.

Manor Care of Hinsdale failed to prevent patient from falling, suit says

Louie Torres May 2, 2017, 2:34pm

A patient is suing Manor Care of Hinsdale IL LLC and Manorcare Health Services-Hinsdale, citing alleged negligence for taking insufficient measures to prevent her from falling.

Little Company of Mary Hospital and Health Care Centers, others accused of failing to provide proper care

Louie Torres Dec. 1, 2016, 3:11pm

A deceased man's family has filed a wrongful death claim alleging negligence in medical care.

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.

Truck driver sues steel company over alleged injuries

Joe Torke Feb. 26, 2016, 6:51pm

CHICAGO – A Dolton truck driver has filed a suit against a steel company over injuries he allegedly sustained while on the company's premises.