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Cyclist claims she was thrown from bike by opening door of bakery delivery truck

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 12, 2019

A bicyclist is suing a food company and its drivers, citing alleged negligence.

Wells Fargo: Cook County blocking try to compute how much 'discriminatory' foreclosures cost county courts

By Jonathan Bilyk | Feb 12, 2019

Ten months after a Chicago federal judge allowed Cook County to continue with a small portion of its foreclosure discrimination lawsuit against Wells Fargo, the lender has accused the county of blocking its ability to mount its defense by attempting to stop it from interviewing officials in the Cook County court system.

Feb. 4: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for personal injury cases

By The Cook County Record | Feb 12, 2019

The following personal injury-related cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on Feb. 4. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Hernia patient claims a physician punctured his aorta during surgery

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Feb 11, 2019

A patient is suing physician M. Scott Peckler, and North Suburban Surgical Consultants LLC, citing alleged negligence.

Daughter, widow blame city of Chicago for man's death two years after he fell on sidewalk

By Bree Gonzales | Feb 11, 2019

The daughter and widow of a man who died nearly two years after falling on a Chicago city sidewalk are suing the city for wrongful death.

Circuit Court of Cook County: Actions Taken on Feb. 4

By The Cook County Record | Feb 11, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activity on Feb. 4 in the suits below:

Feb. 4: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for contract cases

By The Cook County Record | Feb 11, 2019

The following contract-related cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on Feb. 4. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Feb. 1: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for tort (not personal injury) cases

By The Cook County Record | Feb 9, 2019

The following tort (not personal injury)-related cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on Feb. 1. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Bellhaven Nursing and Rehab Center accused of allowing man to fall, break hip

By Bree Gonzales | Feb 8, 2019

A man is suing Belhaven Nursing And Rehab Center, citing alleged violation of the Nursing Home Care Act.

Tenant class action: Checkmate Realty failed to attach Chicago RLTO documents to lease agreements

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 8, 2019

A tenant has filed a class action lawsuit against her landlords, citing alleged negligence and failure to attach a City of Chicago Residential Landlord and Tenant Ordinance summary to her lease.

Housing organizations OK to sue Cook Assessor over ex-assessor's 'discriminatory' practices

By Jonathan Bilyk | Feb 8, 2019

Two Chicago-based housing assistance organizations have won the right to continue, for now, with a lawsuit against the Cook County Assessor’s office for past property tax assessment practices they claim discriminated against black and Hispanic homeowners, particularly in Chicago.

Circuit Court of Cook County: Actions Taken on Feb. 1

By The Cook County Record | Feb 8, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activity on Feb. 1 in the suits below:

Feb. 1: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for contract cases

By The Cook County Record | Feb 8, 2019

The following contract-related cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on Feb. 1. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Feb. 7: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for joint action cases

By The Cook County Record | Feb 8, 2019

The following joint action-related cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on Feb. 7. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Feb. 7: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for property damage cases

By The Cook County Record | Feb 8, 2019

The following property damage-related cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on Feb. 7. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Feb. 7: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for personal injury cases

By The Cook County Record | Feb 8, 2019

The following personal injury-related cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on Feb. 7. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Feb. 7: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for contract cases

By The Cook County Record | Feb 8, 2019

The following contract-related cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on Feb. 7. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Circuit Court of Cook County: Actions Taken on Feb. 7

By The Cook County Record | Feb 8, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activity on Feb. 7 in the suits below:

Insurer: Man who allegedly resisted arrest should repay $121K for worker's comp paid to injured Northlake cop

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 7, 2019

An insurer is suing a man who allegedly resisted arrest in Northlake, as the insurer seeks to collect reimbursement of workers' compensation benefits paid to an officer who was injured in the incident.

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