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Lockheed Martin job applicant files suit after job offer was rescinded

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Sep 14, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A Missouri man alleges he accepted a position with Lockheed Martin only to learn after he quit his job that the employment offer was rescinded.

Surviving spouse files wrongful death suit against Autozone, others over alleged asbestos exposure

By Lhalie Castillo | Sep 10, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A man alleges his late wife's lung cancer was caused by exposure to asbestos during her life.

Man alleges asbestos exposure on South Dakota job sites led to lung cancer

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 14, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A former mechanic and construction worker alleges he was exposed to asbestos while on job sites in South Dakota and caused injury.

Former mechanic alleges FMC, others failed to warn of asbestos dangers

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 31, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A man formerly employed at various locations in Georgia alleges that his lung cancer was caused by exposure to asbestos.

Plaintiffs and defense spar over qualifications, family history issues

By John Sammon | Jul 5, 2018

ST. LOUIS – The attorney for 22 women suing Johnson & Johnson for the baby powder they said caused their ovarian cancer and a medical doctor witness for the defense traded barbs in court on July 3.

Man alleges exposure to asbestos in Wisconsin caused lung cancer

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 4, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A couple alleges the husband's cancer was caused by his exposure to asbestos during his employment.

Former tenant alleges owners of St. Louis property failed to abate lead paint

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jul 3, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A man alleges exposure to lead-based paint at a rental property in St. Louis during his childhood has caused him injury.

Progressive Max Insurance seeks $25,000 from driver for accident damages

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jul 3, 2018

ST. LOUIS – An insurance company alleges a driver has failed and refused to pay it to recover the amount it paid to its insured over damages sustained in an auto accident.

Woman alleges Carrier Corp., others' negligence caused lung cancer

By Lhalie Castillo | Apr 17, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A woman alleges she was first exposed to asbestos fibers while living in Arkansas and is seeking damages from several manufacturers.

Siblings allege exposure to lead paint as children at St. Louis properties caused injuries

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Apr 16, 2018

ST. LOUIS – Two siblings allege they were injured by exposure to lead paint as children while residing in rental properties in St. Louis.

Crown Cork & Seal Co., others alleged to have exposed former drywaller to asbestos

By Lhalie Castillo | Mar 19, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A man who worked as a drywaller/plasterer in Texas for almost two decades alleges he developed cancer because of asbestos exposure from products and equipment.

Carrier Corp., others accused of negligence in asbestos suit

By Lhalie Castillo | Feb 7, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A man's surviving heirs are suing a number of manufacturers and users of asbestos products, alleging negligence.

Man claims lung cancer caused by asbestos exposure

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 10, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A man who was recently diagnosed with lung cancer is suing Archer Daniels Midland Co., Baltimore Aircoil Co. Inc., Caterpillar Inc. and others, citing alleged negligence.

Boiler operator blames mesothelioma on asbestos exposure

By Lhalie Castillo | Dec 26, 2017

ST. LOUIS — A former boiler operator is suing numerous asbestos products manufacturers, citing alleged negligence.

Alberici Constructors, others sued over worker's asbestos-related illness

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 16, 2017

ST. LOUIS — A maintenance service provider is suing Alberici Constructors Inc., Baltimore Aircoil Co. Inc., Blackmer and others, claiming their negligence led to his asbestos-related disease.

Fair Collections & Outsourcing Inc. accused of misrepresentation in debt collection

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 25, 2017

A Missouri woman has filed a class-action lawsuit against a debt collector, citing alleged misrepresentation in debt collection.

Woman accuses pharmaceutical companies of failing to disclose defects of NuvaRing

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Apr 18, 2017

BALTIMORE — A Pikesville, Maryland, woman is suing the makers and distributors of NuvaRing, citing alleged breach of implied warranty.

J&J attorney vows 'fight' as latest talc-cancer trial opens

By Michael Carroll | Apr 13, 2017

ST. LOUIS -- A fifth high-profile trial over allegations that Johnson & Johnson talc powder products are linked to ovarian cancer got under way Tuesday, with plaintiff’s attorney Allen Smith arguing that the company put profits over its corporate responsibility.

Bill that would limit venue shopping advances without pro-attorney amendment

By Michael Carroll | Mar 26, 2017

A bill aimed at rehabilitating Missouri’s reputation as a “judicial hellhole” and magnet for frivolous lawsuits passed the Missouri House of Representatives this month, but not before a GOP lawmaker and trial attorney tried to amend the measure they said was overkill.

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