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Court of appeals sides with couple in judgment dispute

Sam Knef May 10, 2017, 4:30pm

ST. LOUIS — The Missouri Court of Appeals Eastern District has sided with a couple who had been subject to a bank's default judgment award that totaled more than $125,000 with interest.

Appeals court upholds $10 million punitive award in St. Louis asbestos case

Sam Knef May 10, 2017, 9:40am

ST. LOUIS — A $10 million punitive damages award in an asbestos case against gasket maker Crane Co. has been upheld by the Missouri Court of Appeals Eastern District.

St. Louis resident accuses Afni of misrepresentation in debt collection

Noddy A. Fernandez May 9, 2017, 1:03pm

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

Missouri woman claims debt collector failed to provide correct creditors

Noddy A. Fernandez May 9, 2017, 12:35pm

ST. LOUIS — A consumer is suing debt collectors, citing alleged misrepresentation in debt collection.

Talc powder trial ends with $110 million judgment against J&J

Michael Carroll May 8, 2017, 6:48am

Jurors hit Johnson & Johnson with a $110 million judgment this week as they drew a link between the company’s talc powder products and a Virginia woman’s ovarian cancer.

Mother claims Missouri State Highway Patrol negligent in wrongful death case

Noddy A. Fernandez May 7, 2017, 5:24pm

ST. LOUIS — A mother is suing Missouri State Highway Patrol, the city of Pevely and others in a wrongful death case.

Supreme Court upholds law allowing health insurance companies to recover funds from clients

Chandra Lye May 7, 2017, 10:46am

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court has overturned a decision of a Missouri court, ruling that a health insurance company has the right to use a lien on client’s funds.

Missouri Supreme Court upholds Cape Girardeau divorce settlement

Sam Knef May 5, 2017, 10:16am

JEFFERSON CITY — The Missouri Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from a Cape Girardeau woman who claims a trial court presiding over her divorce case failed to equitably divide marital assets and debts.

Appeals court finds law needs clarification on right to jury in rent and possession cases

Sam Knef May 5, 2017, 10:15am

ST. LOUIS — The Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District has ruled in favor of a tenant on the issue of a right to jury trial in a rent and possession action.

Federal judge moves Centene securities class action from California to Missouri

Karen Kidd May 4, 2017, 4:23pm

JEFFERSON CITY – A putative class-action lawsuit against a St. Louis health care company that allegedly failed to release accurate financial information has been moved from California to Missouri.

Woman claims truck driver's negligence resulted in crash on I-44, causing injuries

Noddy A. Fernandez May 4, 2017, 12:55pm

ST. LOUIS — A female driver is suing a truck driver of a Missouri transportation company, citing alleged negligence while driving causing collision.

Albright Concrete allegedly failed to submit reports, payment contributions

Noddy A. Fernandez May 4, 2017, 11:38am

ST. LOUIS — A board of trustees is suing the owner of concrete construction company, citing alleged violation of workers compensation acts.

Truck driver claims Missouri motorist failed to maintain car, resulting in crash

Noddy A. Fernandez May 4, 2017, 11:33am

ST. LOUIS — A South Carolina truck driver is suing a Missouri driver and insurance company, citing alleged negligence driving and breach of contract.

Life Insurance Company of America is accused of breach of contract

Noddy A. Fernandez May 4, 2017, 11:19am

ST. LOUIS — An woman is suing a life insurance company, citing alleged breach of contract by refusing to pay insurance benefits.

Missouri Supreme Court affirms dismissal of renewable energy 'geographic sourcing' rule

Sam Knef May 3, 2017, 7:05am

JEFFERSON CITY — The Missouri Supreme Court has affirmed the dismissal of the state's suit over the implementation of a renewable energy proposition that voters approved in 2008.

Appeals court overturns man's felony conviction of driving with suspended license

Sam Knef May 3, 2017, 7:05am

ST. LOUIS — A man convicted for felony driving on a suspended license has had his conviction overturned by the Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District.

Central Bank of St. Louis reaches proposed settlement in suit over loan

Jenie Mallari-Torres May 2, 2017, 3:44pm

ST. LOUIS — A creditor's suit citing alleged breach of contract over a loan has reached a proposed settlement.

Business owner claims city of Jennings seized property without providing adequate notice

Noddy A. Fernandez May 2, 2017, 1:15pm

ST. LOUIS — A business owner is suing the city of Jennings and city employees citing alleged wrongful eviction.

Former Central Contracting and Marine employees allege company failed to pay overtime wages

Noddy A. Fernandez May 2, 2017, 1:04pm

ST. LOUIS — Former employees are suing the owner of transportation company, citing alleged violation of workers compensation acts.

Program distributor alleges The Crocodile Lounge unlawfully broadcast boxing match

Noddy A. Fernandez May 2, 2017, 12:56pm

ST. LOUIS — A program distributor is suing a St. Louis lounge owner, citing alleged unlawful broadcasting.