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Willow Creek Community Church sued over alleged child sex abuse

Joel Brakken Jan. 16, 2014, 9:45am


Health care facilities sued for negligence over man's death

Joel Brakken Jan. 16, 2014, 9:20am


Depuy faces another suit over hip replacement system

Whitney Brakken Jan. 16, 2014, 9:10am


Kirk forms search committee for federal judgeship

Bethany Krajelis Jan. 15, 2014, 3:18pm

KirkU.S. Sen. Mark Kirk on Wednesday announced the formation of a search committee that will recommend a nominee to fill a vacancy on Chicago’s federal court.The vacancy was created late last year when U.S. District Judge James Holderman went on senior status. Those seeking consideration for the judgeship must submit an application, which can be found here, to Kirk's office by Feb. 14.Kirk, R-Ill.,

Medical center, doctors sued for medical malpractice

Matt Russell Jan. 15, 2014, 2:00pm

An Indiana woman is suing a local hospital and its staff, alleging a performed surgery resulted in liver disease.

Suburban school sued by woman who fell down gym bleachers

Whitney Brakken Jan. 15, 2014, 1:55pm


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.

Apartment complex sued after a tenant trips on an exposed drainage pipe

Thomas Kallies Jan. 15, 2014, 11:40am

Mary Lee Behn is suing Woodland Creek LLC over injuries she allegedly suffered on its premises.

MortgageIT sues over loan application, alleges fraud

Whitney Brakken Jan. 15, 2014, 11:03am


Defense attorneys say venue tactics mark another chapter in Prenda saga

Bethany Krajelis Jan. 15, 2014, 10:48am

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Equity Lifestyle Properties sued for negligence after fall

Joel Brakken Jan. 15, 2014, 10:07am

A woman is suing over claims she fell after a bench collapsed.

Martorina Family LLC sued for negligence over construction injury

Joel Brakken Jan. 14, 2014, 3:02pm


Rehab center sued for alleged violations of the Nursing Home Care Act

Whitney Brakken Jan. 14, 2014, 2:55pm


Partners for Neighborhood Group sues after condo sale is rescinded

Joel Brakken Jan. 14, 2014, 2:35pm

Partners for Neighborhood Group Inc. suing after it failed to sell a condominium unit, allegedly the result of the condo association's failure to correct building violations.

Sedgwick CMS sued over unpaid surgery bill

Joel Brakken Jan. 14, 2014, 2:05pm


Student sues Chicago psychology school; claims she was denied internship over accusations of racism, Paula Deen Instagram post

Jonathan Bilyk Jan. 14, 2014, 11:01am


Jiffy Lube sued by customer who claims door hit her in head

Matt Russell Jan. 14, 2014, 10:07am

Wanda Smith filed a lawsuit Oct. 15 in the Cook County Circuit Court against Jiffy Lube No. 236 and Sy-Low Inc., doing business as Jiffy Lube, citing premises liability.

Woman sues, claims she was harassed over debt she never incurred

Matt Russell Jan. 14, 2014, 9:45am

A Naperville resident is suing a financial institution, claiming it harassed her trying collect on a debt she never incurred.

Machinist sues over injuries sustained while working on elevator

Joel Brakken Jan. 14, 2014, 9:30am

A machinist is suing over injuries he allegedly sustained after a fire door fell on him.

Hospital, doctor accused of failing to diagnose woman's breast cancer

Joel Brakken Jan. 14, 2014, 9:20am