The Missouri Court of Appeals for the Western District affirmed the animal abuse conviction of a man whose horse died while pulling a cart.
News from December 2018
JEFFERSON CITY – The Supreme Court of Missouri has granted a request from PPG Industries to have a negligent representation case against it dismissed.
ST. LOUIS – A Missouri court has granted a new trial to the parents of a child who died in delivery in a negligence claim against an obstetrician.
ST. LOUIS – A federal district court has denied requests by both the Missouri Primate Foundation and PETA in a case involving chimpanzees.
ST. LOUIS – A district court has granted a request to have written testimony from a treating physician not be included in an upcoming product liability case.
Attorney of university student allegedly abused by ex-boyfriend says university should be held liable under discrimination law
The attorney for a student athlete suing St. Louis University (SLU) for the abuse inflicted on her by a fellow student said schools must live up to anti-harassment laws.
ST. LOUIS – A California man alleges he was injured when his vehicle fell into a hole caused by an unsecured manhole cover.
ST. LOUIS – A patron shot at a St. Louis nightclub alleges the business negligently allowed guests to carry firearms at its premises.
ST. LOUIS – A man alleges he needed six stitches after his leg was lacerated while pumping gas at a St. Louis station.
ST. LOUIS – A driver allegedly injured in a multi-vehicle accident on Interstate 70 in St. Louis is seeking damages from other motorists involved.
ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis company alleges a Macon County, Illinois breached a textile rental agreement.
Woman alleges backups in Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District lines have damaged property four times
ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis resident alleges she has sustained damages to her property four times as a result of backups in a sewer line.
ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis resident injured in a 2013 auto accident alleges her insurers failed and refused to pay her underinsured motorist benefits.
ST. LOUIS – A former employee of a St. Louis business alleges his disability was a factor in his termination.
ST. LOUIS – An Illinois woman is suing her insurer for coverage of injuries she sustained in an auto accident in Missouri.
California reclaims top spot on 'Judicial Hellhole' list; ATRA bemoans state's adoption of 'innovator liability'
WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - California tops the list of jurisdictions regarded as "Judicial Hellholes" by a national civil justice reform group.
Court grants Monsanto motion to dismiss suit claiming Missouri man's son was denied health care benefits
ST. LOUIS – A Missouri man's lawsuit over his son being denied coverage on a work health insurance plan will continue against his insurer after the the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri recently dismissed his claims against his employer, Monsanto.
ST. LOUIS – A driver alleges he incurred more than $11,000 in medical expenses as a result of a collision in St. Louis.
ST. LOUIS – A casino patron alleges he had a winning roll in a craps game and the casino failed to pay him his winnings.
ST. LOUIS – A driver alleges he was injured when his vehicle was struck near a St. Louis intersection.