Environmentalists Win Lawsuit Against Peoria-Area Coal PlantA federal judge has ruled Illinois Power Resources Generating LLC must work to clean emissions from the E.D. Edwards power plant.
SNAP Ordered to Pay Legal Fees for Catholic Priest in Sexual Abuse CaseOrdered to help pay the legal fees of a Catholic priest who accuses SNAP of conspiring to ruin his reputation.
Illinois Governor Vetoes Prison Room and Board LawsuitThey proposed the legislation saying the practice is unfair, overly punitive and Illinois collects less from the lawsuits than it costs to pursue them.
Local Cemetery that was Subject of Lawsuit SoldOak Grove Cemetery is being sold after Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster filed a lawsuit against it in 2015.
STL Cop Sues Department, Claims Racial DiscriminationAnother St. Louis police officer is claiming racial discrimination as he was passed over for a job promotion.
Al-Jazeera Reporters Claim Mistreatment in FergusonThree journalists who reported on the 2014 Ferguson riots for Al-Jazeera America have filed a lawsuit accusing police officers of violating their rights.
Bob Vila's Lawsuit Dismissed in CourtVila sued Robert Smith of the Rockford area earlier this year, saying Smith falsely claimed to represent him to sell celebrity endorsement rights to Midwest home improvement shows.
St. Louis Firm Files Lawsuit Against Duke University over Retirement PlanA St. Louis law firm says it has filed a class action lawsuit against Duke University on behalf of more than 20,000 of its employees enrolled in the school's contribution retirement plan.
Illinois House Speaker Mike Madigan SuedA man who unsuccessfully challenged Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan in the Democratic primary has filed a lawsuit accusing him of fraud and seeking to "win at all costs."
Chicago Man Sues House Speaker Madigan Over Failed Primary``This isn't about me being a sore loser. It isn't about me crying because I lost. It's about justice,'' Gonzales said. ``This stuff has got to stop.''
St. Louis Ordered to Pay $1.5 Million Over False ArrestMichael J. Banks alleged in the suit that then-officer Reginald Williams punched and robbed him of $1,100 during the arrest in 2002.
Appeals Court Rejects Suit Over Missouri Execution ProtocolThe appeals court said the lawsuit failed to state a claim upon which relief could be granted.