NFL Set to Defend $1B Concussion Settlement Amid AppealsThere would not be coverage for depression, seizures and mood disorders, which some experts link to concussions.
Missouri No Longer Due $50 Million from Tobacco SettlementMissouri's budget director says the state can't count on getting $50 million in anticipated tobacco settlement money.
Chicago-based Nonprofit Gets $7.2M from Chase SettlementThe Illinois Equal Justice Foundation is benefiting from a $7.2 million windfall that the state was given in a settlement with Chase.
LEO and Labadie Plaintiffs Agree to Landfill SettlementThe settlement resolves all pending lawsuits and requires Ameren to build the landfill at least five feet above the ground surface.
Verizon Wireless, Sprint Settle Allegations of Bogus ChargesIllinois consumers who believe third-party vendors charged their cellphone bills phony fees can submit restitution claims after a $158 million settlement with Verizon Wireless and Sprint.
Defrocked St. Louis Priest Sent to Prison for Molestation Being ReleasedThe Survivors Network of Those Abused by Priests, or SNAP, is calling on Archbishop Robert Carlson to warn the flock about Gary Wolken, now 48, who is scheduled for release Feb. 23 from the Bonne Terre prison.
Settlement Sought in Washington University DeathFamily members of a Washington University student who fell to his death from a balcony say they believe the school is partly responsible for his death.
Missouri to Get $2M from Drug Marketing SettlementThe London-based pharmaceutical has agreed to pay $105 million to 44 states to settle allegations that it unlawfully marketed its asthma drug Advair and the antidepressants Paxil and Wellbutrin.
Springfield Pays $225K To Settle LawsuitSpringfield city officials have agreed to settle a lawsuit by advocates who wanted to reduce penalties for possession of small amounts of pot.
Family Reaches Settlement With St. Louis Bar For Wrongful DeathThe family of Alfred Goodman has finally reached a settlement with the tent company that killed him last year.
JPMorgan, Government Finalizes $13 Billion SettlementJPMorgan Chase & Co. have reached agreement on all issues in a $13 billion settlement with federal and state authorities, resolving claims over the bank's sales of low-quality, high-risk mortgage-backed securities that collapsed in value during the U.S. housing crisis.
Judge OKs Patriot Coal, Miners' Union Deal U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Kathy Surratt-States granted St. Louis-based Patriot's request to put in place the collective bargaining deal ratified Friday by the United Mine Workers of America.