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Island Party Boat LLC, Pontoon Management LLC accused of negligence after woman allegedly hurt on boat slide

Louie Torres Sep. 28, 2017, 4:00am

A woman is suing Island Party Boat LLC and Pontoon Management LLC for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Judge: Class action vs Precor over faulty treadmill sensors can proceed

Scott Holland Jun. 20, 2017, 6:34pm

Exercise equipment manufacturer Precor failed in its quest to get a judge to scuttle a federal class action complaint, which alleged the company sold treadmills it knew included inaccurate heart rate sensors.

Elgin pastor, church accused of sexual harassment, defamation

Louie Torres Dec. 22, 2016, 2:06pm

A woman is suing United Pentecostal Church International, of Elgin, and its pastor Manfred Malagon, individually and as agent of the church, alleging defamation and sexual harassment.

Family of former Blackhawks Steve Montador says NHL's promotion of violence, fighting at fault for players' brain injuries

Jonathan Bilyk Dec. 8, 2015, 1:18pm

The family of former Chicago Blackhawks player Steve Montador has joined officially the growing ranks of those suing the National Hockey League over the league’s alleged seeming indifference to the repeated head trauma to its players – trauma the family says eventually contributed to his death in early 2015, at the age of 35, two years after his retirement from the league.