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St. Louis drops to No. 3 in 'judicial hellhole' rankings

ST. LOUIS — St. Louis is ranked No. 3 on the 2017-2018 “judicial hellhole” rankings by the American Tort Reform Foundation (ATRF), but it has improved since last year when the St. Louis Circuit Court was ranked as the worst court in the nation by the group.

Driver allegedly made careless left turn in St. Louis crash

ST. LOUIS — A woman is suing a Catawissa driver, citing alleged negligence.

USAA accused of breach of contract in hit and run

ST. LOUIS — A pedestrian who was run over in a hit-and-run incident is suing his insurance company, citing alleged breach of contract.

Motorist pulling out of parking lot accused of negligence

ST. LOUIS — A motorist is suing another driver, citing alleged negligence in an accident on Goodfellow Boulevard.

Talcum powder manufacturers face additional suits

ST. LOUIS — Consumers are suing a number of talcum powder manufacturers, citing alleged negligence.

Judge refuses to dismiss Medtronic wrongful death suit

ST. LOUIS - U.S. District Judge Audrey Fleissig has denied in large part a defense motion to dismiss a wrongful death suit against Medtronics and allowed the claimant to file an amended complaint.

Driver who hit another vehicle accused of negligence

ST. LOUIS — A motor vehicle owner is suing another motorist, alleging negligence.

Motorist accused of negligence in I-70 wreck

ST. LOUIS — A motorist is suing another driver citing alleged negligence.

Progressive Insurance accused of breach of contract

ST. LOUIS — A vehicle passenger is suing an insurance company, citing alleged breach of contract.

Select Specialty Hospital accused of wrongful death

ST. LOUIS — A family is suing multiple healthcare providers, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and death.

Woman who slipped on ice, snow sues property owners

ST. LOUIS — A visitor is suing property owners for alleged failure to properly maintain their premises.

Crash on Skinker Boulevard leads to lawsuit

ST. LOUIS — A driver is suing another motorist, citing alleged negligence in an accident on Skinker Boulevard.

Law school dean: No big drop in new lawyer hires despite recent layoffs

ST. LOUIS – The dean of career services for the St. Louis University School of Law, one of the premiere law schools in the country, said the recent layoffs of attorneys by one of the largest firms in the Midwest does not mean fewer new attorneys out of law school are being hired.

Judge rejects TCPA claims in proposed fax class action

ST. LOUIS - U.S. District Judge Stephen Limbaugh has dismissed Telephone Consumer Protection Act claims against a number of defendants in a proposed class action.

Missouri AG first to take on Google over alleged consumer protection, anti-trust violations

JEFFERSON CITY — Missouri's attorney general has become the first state law officer to demand Google reveal information over whether its business practices violated consumer protection and anti-trust laws.

Progressive allegedly failed to pay policyholder

ST. LOUIS — An insurance policyholder is suing Progressive Casualty Insurance Company, citing alleged breach of contract.

City Hospital Development owner accused of breach of contract

ST. LOUIS — A couple is suing an owner of City Hospital Development LLC, citing alleged breach of contract.

USIC, employee named in suit over car accident

ST. LOUIS — A driver is suing another motorist for allegedly striking her vehicle, resulting in injuries.

Debt collector accused of violating Fair Debt Collection Act

ST. LOUIS — A St. Louis resident is suing a debt collector, citing alleged harassment and misrepresentation.

St. Louis driver accused of causing wreck

ST. LOUIS — A driver is suing another motorist, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.