News from September 2018

Health Acquisition Co. and others called out in alleged illegal billing scheme and business dealings

By Charmaine Little | Sep 3, 2018

KANSAS CITY - A couple took action in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri in the Western Division after a number of hospitals allegedly fell victim to a billing scheme and elaborate scam.

Contract dispute between propane monitoring services dismissed

By Sam Knef | Sep 3, 2018

A federal judge dismissed a case involving a dispute between businesses that use a satellite-based program that provides monitoring of propane and other gas tank storage levels.

Woman assaulted at St. Louis nightclub alleges business did not have adequate security

By Lhalie Castillo | Sep 3, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A woman alleges a St. Louis nightclub failed to have an adequately trained security guard force on the night she was assaulted on the premises.

Mother sues PX Liquor operators over daughter's death

By Lhalie Castillo | Sep 3, 2018

ST. LOUIS – The mother of a woman who was shot in the parking lot of a liquor store and later died is suing the store's owners.

Female police officer files discrimination suit against city of St. Louis

By Lhalie Castillo | Sep 3, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A female police officer with St. Louis police department alleges she was subjected to gender discrimination.

Negligence suit filed against SSM Health St. Louis University Hospital over man's death

By Lhalie Castillo | Sep 3, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A mother has filed a suit against a St. Louis hospital over her son's 2015 death.

Man shot and injured in St. Louis parking lot seeks damages from businesses

By Lhalie Castillo | Sep 3, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A man alleges he was shot and injured in a parking lot shared by a nail and beauty store and laundromat in St. Louis.

'I Am Loved' jewelry subject of federal lawsuit

By Charmaine Little | Sep 3, 2018

A jewelry store accuses a competitor of trademark infringement over the "I Am Loved" brand.

Good Food Institute calls new meat-labeling law unconstitutional

By Devastasha Beaver | Sep 3, 2018

The Good Food Institute is calling unconstitutional a new Missouri law that makes it illegal to label plant-based and lab-grown products "meat."

Passenger alleges he was injured in rear-end collision on I-55

By Lhalie Castillo | Sep 4, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A passenger alleges he was injured in a collision in St. Louis when the car he was traveling in was rear-ended by another vehicle.

Marquee nightclub patron files suit over assault, alleges club did not keep adequate security

By Lhalie Castillo | Sep 4, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A man alleges he incurred medical expenses of more than $10,000 after he was assaulted at a St. Louis nightclub.

Medical malpractice suit filed against Aviary Recovery Center, Summit BHC Saint Louis

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Sep 4, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A former patient and parents of a substance abuse treatment facility alleges it deceptively marketed itself as having expertise to treat dual diagnosis.

Wentzville driver alleged to have failed to use turn signal in St. Louis auto accident

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Sep 4, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A driver is seeking damages from a Wentzville man over allegations he failed to use a turn signal while attempting to merge onto a St. Louis highway and caused a collision.

St. Louis man sues physician after infant son's arm was broken during delivery

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Sep 4, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis father and his minor son have failed suit against a physician and medical care providers over arm injuries the minor suffered during birth.

CBS, General Electric named in suit by man who alleges lung cancer was caused by asbestos exposure

By Lhalie Castillo | Sep 4, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A man alleges exposure to asbestos during his military career and employment in St. Joseph caused him to develop cancer.

Man alleges he suffered total loss of vehicle in St. Louis collision

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Sep 4, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A vehicle owner and two individuals are seeking damages from a St. Louis woman over a collision in the city.

Barnes Jewish Hospital alleged to have misdiagnosed patient's medical condition

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Sep 5, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A woman alleges she could have avoided an amputation if a medical facility had properly diagnosed her medical issue.

St. Louis man seeks damages from owner of vehicle that struck residence

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Sep 5, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis resident alleges an unknown driver struck and damaged his home and is seeking damages from the owner of the vehicle.

Door at The Bogen Lofts alleged to have injured man's foot

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Sep 5, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A door at a St. Louis property is alleged to have injured a man's foot when it closed quickly.

Woman shot at Grand Grill, Fish & Chicken alleges restaurant did not have adequate security

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Sep 5, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A woman shot in the face at a St. Louis fast-food restaurant alleges she has incurred thousands of dollars in medical expenses and is seeking damages from the restaurant's operators/organizers.

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