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Johnson & Johnson appeal in talc lawsuit stalls as SCOTUS weighs in on out-of-state complainants issue in California suit

Michael McGrady May 26, 2017, 4:51pm

ST. LOUIS — Johnson & Johnson was dealt a blow to an appeal motion when a three-judge panel opted to not issue an opinion in a high-stakes talcum powder lawsuit against the company.

St. Louis woman claims debt collector asked her to disclose personal information

Noddy A. Fernandez May 26, 2017, 2:30pm

ST. LOUIS — A St. Louis consumer is suing law firm acting as debt collector, citing alleged unfair and deceptive conduct while attempting to collect an alleged debt.

Illinois State Painters Welfare Fund claims Karl Painting failed to submit reports

Noddy A. Fernandez May 26, 2017, 2:22pm

ST. LOUIS — A board of trustees is suing a painting and paper hanging business, citing alleged violation of workers' compensation acts.

St. Louis author claims business owners sold her work without permission

Noddy A. Fernandez May 26, 2017, 2:18pm

ST. LOUIS — A book author is suing business owners, citing alleged deliberate intent to copy plaintiff's written works.

Heirs allege 3M, 84 Lumber, others failed to protect workers from asbestos

Noddy A. Fernandez May 26, 2017, 2:11pm

ST. LOUIS — Heirs are suing a number of corporations, citing alleged failure to protect and failure to warn individuals of the harmful effects of asbestos.

St. Charles County man alleges hospital, doctor failed to provide appropriate treatment for wife

Noddy A. Fernandez May 26, 2017, 2:04pm

ST. LOUIS — A St. Charles County man is suing a medical facility and its physician for wrongful death due to medical negligence.

Woman accuses McCormack Baron Management of gender discrimination

Noddy A. Fernandez May 26, 2017, 1:56pm

ST. LOUIS — A former employee is suing a management consultant company, citing alleged gender discrimination.

Former employee claims Amtrak failed to keep workplace safe

Noddy A. Fernandez May 26, 2017, 1:48pm

ST. LOUIS — A former board services/train attendant is suing a railroad corporation, citing alleged negligence in keeping workplace safe for employees.

Consumers allege Monsanto failed to disclose defects of Roundup

Noddy A. Fernandez May 26, 2017, 1:40pm

ST. LOUIS — Consumers are suing an herbicide maker, citing alleged design defects and failure to warn users of its harmful effects.

Medical technology manufacturer Bard accused of designing product with harmful defects

Noddy A. Fernandez May 26, 2017, 1:31pm

ST. LOUIS — Patients are suing a medical technology developer and manufacturer, citing alleged breach of warranty and design defect.

Missouri Court of Appeals upholds denial of workers' comp benefits to surviving spouse

Sam Knef May 25, 2017, 8:34pm

ST. LOUIS — The Missouri Court of Appeals Eastern District has upheld a finding from the Labor and Industrial Relations Commission that denied successor workers' compensation benefits to a surviving spouse.

St. Louis labor group trustees claim plumbing failed to pay contributions

Noddy A. Fernandez May 25, 2017, 2:01pm

ST. LOUIS — Trustees of a labor group are suing a drainage and plumbing services company, citing alleged violation of workers compensation acts.

Brothers accuse Dexter lawyer of legal malpractice

Noddy A. Fernandez May 25, 2017, 1:50pm

CAPE GIRARDEAU — Siblings are suing a lawyer, citing alleged breach of duty and legal malpractice.

New Approach Missouri claims Rolla library denied use of space due to group's political views

Noddy A. Fernandez May 25, 2017, 1:41pm

ST. LOUIS — A nonprofit organization that wants to legalize medical marijuana is suing a public library, citing alleged violation of civil rights.

Woman alleges Specified Credit Association misrepresented debt collection

Noddy A. Fernandez May 25, 2017, 1:32pm

ST. LOUIS — A woman is suing a debt collector, citing alleged misrepresentation in debt collection.

Maintenance supervisor claims Delta school district failed to pay overtime

Noddy A. Fernandez May 25, 2017, 1:25pm

ST. LOUIS — A maintenance supervisor is suing a Missouri public school, citing alleged violation of workers compensation acts.

High court reverses medical malpractice verdict involving jury instruction

Sam Knef May 24, 2017, 5:33pm

JEFFERSON CITY — A woman's medical malpractice case that was decided in favor of defendants at trial in Buchanan County Circuit Court has been reversed by the Missouri Supreme Court.

Tax assessments for St. Louis County landowners not discriminatory, court rules

Sam Knef May 24, 2017, 2:27pm

JEFFERSON CITY — St. Louis County property owners who claimed their multi-county tax assessments were discriminatory have lost their appeal at the Missouri Supreme Court.

Pine Lawn police officers accused of unlawful arrest

Noddy A. Fernandez May 24, 2017, 11:11am

ST. LOUIS — A mother with her minor child are suing the Missouri police department, citing alleged unlawful seizure and intentional infliction of emotional distress.

Personal injury plaintiff's case against city of Springfield goes back to trial court

Sam Knef May 23, 2017, 12:58pm

SPRING​FIELD — Missouri Court of Appeals Southern District judges were split on whether a personal injury plaintiff gave proper notice to the city of Springfield after tripping, falling and injuring herself on a meter hole four years ago.