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City of Chicago sued for carelessly maintaining pedestrian walkway

Ben Hart Feb. 21, 2014, 4:25pm

A Cook County woman is suing over claims she sustained injuries after tripping on a poorly maintained sidewalk in Chicago.Jacqueline Chambers filed a lawsuit Feb. 14 in the Cook County District Court against the city of Chicago, citing negligence.Chambers claims on Feb. 18, 2013, she was walking on a city sidewalk, between 47th Street and 48th Street in Chicago, when she tripped and fell. The suit

City of Chicago sued for carelessly maintaining pedestrian walkway

Ben Hart Feb. 21, 2014, 4:25pm

A Cook County woman is suing over claims she sustained injuries after tripping on a poorly maintained sidewalk in Chicago.Jacqueline Chambers filed a lawsuit Feb. 14 in the Cook County District Court against the city of Chicago, citing negligence.Chambers claims on Feb. 18, 2013, she was walking on a city sidewalk, between 47th Street and 48th Street in Chicago, when she tripped and fell. The suit

City of Chicago sued over fall at O'Hare airport

Melody Dareing Feb. 21, 2014, 3:00pm

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Judge denies city's request to dismiss suit over weed control ordinances; response to class certification motion due Feb. 28

Jonathan Bilyk Feb. 13, 2014, 10:19am

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First District offers a lesson on sanctions in reversing $2M default judgment against city

Bethany Krajelis Feb. 12, 2014, 3:29pm

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Cab community sues city over regulations that treat "ride-sharing" companies differently

Andrew Thomason Feb. 10, 2014, 10:11am

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Exoneree sues City of Chicago, claims police coerced confession to 1992 double murder

Kenneth Lowe Feb. 4, 2014, 12:14pm

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City, police officers sued over alleged use of excessive force

Annie Cosby Jan. 15, 2014, 1:00pm

The City of Chicago and some of its police officers are facing a lawsuit by a man who claims he was wrongfully detained.

City of Chicago cites eminent domain for intersection adjustments

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The city of Chicago looks to eminent domain to acquire land necessary to reconfigure intersection.The city of Chicago filed a complaint Jan. 3 in the Cook County Circuit Court against Exoho Associates Limited Partnership, Hinsdale Bank and Trust Company, Riverbend LLC, Mangrum Glass and Mirror, Yogurt Factory LLC, Outdoor Space, Plote Construction, Bijora Inc., Douglas Ventures LLC, Vision Quest Coaching,

City of Chicago sued after woman slips on ice

Annie Cosby Jan. 7, 2014, 2:30pm

A woman is suing the City of Chicago over a slip and fall incident.

Split panel rules against Chicago school district in suit over tuition reimbursement request

Jonathan Bilyk Jan. 7, 2014, 8:05am

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City of Chicago, K-Five Construction, Gallagher Asphalt face suit

Whitney Brakken Jan. 3, 2014, 11:00am

A man is suing over claims he sustained injuries after falling into a hole.

Chicago Board of Education sued for negligent misrepresentation

Annie Cosby Jan. 2, 2014, 2:10pm

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Woman trips over hole in crosswalk, sues city

Thomas Kallies Dec. 30, 2013, 11:15am

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Man falls at construction site, sues city

Matt Russell Dec. 27, 2013, 9:27am

A man is suing after allegedly falling into a hole at a construction site while walking.

Mother sues after her child was allegedly killed by a Chicago police officer

Whitney Brakken Dec. 27, 2013, 8:12am

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Cook County’s addiction to lawsuit costing region badly-needed jobs

Travis Akin Dec. 20, 2013, 8:30am

The verdict is and Cook County is one of the worst local jurisdictions in the country for legal fairness, according to the newly-released “Judicial Hellholes” report from the American Tort Reform Foundation (ATRF).

Woman falls at Midway and sues

Whitney Brakken Dec. 18, 2013, 12:25pm

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Madison and St. Clair counties rank No. 5 on ATRA's judicial hellhole list; Cook County leads watch list

Bethany Krajelis Dec. 17, 2013, 8:30am

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United Airlines, the city of Chicago named in negligence lawsuit after a woman slips

Joel Brakken Dec. 12, 2013, 11:17am

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