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Man sues real estate, cleaning companies over slip and fall incident

Whitney Brakken Apr. 14, 2014, 11:16am


Inverness nursing home sued over resident's death

Ben Hart Apr. 14, 2014, 11:01am


Judge hears arguments, continues ride-share drivers' motion to intervene in taxi community's suit against city

Andrew Thomason Apr. 14, 2014, 10:56am

Three drivers from popular ride-share services operating in Chicago will have to wait until May to find out if they can interject themselves into a legal battle between the city and established taxi industry.Dan Burgess, Ted Liu and Dustin Morby-- drivers for the ride-share services Uber, Sidecar and Lyft, respectively-- filed a motion last month seeking to intervene in the lawsuit Chicago's taxi and

Presence Saint Francis Hospital sued after woman injured on pothole

Whitney Brakken Apr. 14, 2014, 10:30am

An Evanston hospital is being accused of neglecting its parking lot area by a woman who alleges she sustained injuries after falling over a pothole.

Pollo Express, All Star Filter sued over kitchen fire that damaged Pilsen building

Whitney Brakken Apr. 14, 2014, 10:00am

An insurance company is suing a Mexican restaurant and a cleaning company in an attempt to recoup money it paid out over a kitchen fire that caused damage to a Chicago building last year.

Cook County man accused of causing car collision

Ben Hart Apr. 14, 2014, 9:44am

A Cook County woman is suing the driver and owner of a car that crashed into her vehicle.

Woman sues bus company, claims driver sexually abused and impregnated her as minor

Annie Cosby Apr. 11, 2014, 1:45pm

A Cook County woman is suing over claims she was sexually abused by a school bus driver.

Mans slips at Walgreens, sues pharmacy and property owner

Whitney Brakken Apr. 11, 2014, 1:25pm

A property owner and pharmacy in suburban Cook County are facing after a man sustained injuries from slipping on ice.

Man charged with heroin possession accuses Chicago police officers of illegal detainment, malicious prosecution

Annie Cosby Apr. 11, 2014, 1:15pm

A man is suing over claims Chicago police officers illegally detained and falsely and maliciously accused of him of drug possession.

Pine Crest Health Care accused of negligence after resident's shinbone fractured

Ben Hart Apr. 11, 2014, 1:09pm


Jewel sued after customer slips on smashed grapes

Annie Cosby Apr. 11, 2014, 10:40am

A woman is suing over claims she was injured when she slipped on smashed fruit at an Evanston grocery store.

South Suburban Rehab Center sued over claims pressure ulcers led to resident's death

Annie Cosby Apr. 11, 2014, 10:30am


Dozens of companies named in asbestos suit over man's mesothelioma

Annie Cosby Apr. 11, 2014, 10:15am


Fired Proviso East High School security guard sues district for retaliatory discharge

Ben Hart Apr. 11, 2014, 9:40am

A former security guard for Proviso East High School is suing the school district, claiming he was fired for expressing concerns over the assistant principal.

Allied Benefit Systems accused of refusing to pay insurance claim

Whitney Brakken Apr. 11, 2014, 9:30am


Couple sues neighbors in Gold Coast condo over flooding, damage

The Cook County Record Apr. 11, 2014, 9:15am

The owners of a condominium located near Chicago's Gold Coast are suing over claims flooding and significant damage were caused by their neighbors' negligence.

Fate of suit challenging Chicago's new ward map now in the hands of the Seventh Circuit

Bethany Krajelis Apr. 10, 2014, 3:06pm

The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals heard arguments earlier this week over the City of Chicago’s redistricting plan for the 2015 aldermanic elections.

Alden Trails sued after resident injured during transfer

Whitney Brakken Apr. 10, 2014, 10:08am


Driver hit with lawsuit over car-pedestrian collison

Ben Hart Apr. 10, 2014, 9:49am


Owner of Chicago trucking company sued for battery

Whitney Brakken Apr. 10, 2014, 9:30am

An independent contractor is suing the owner of a Chicago-based trucking company he claims battered him