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Johnson & Johnson talcum powder case will stay in the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri

By Danielle Pacey | Sep 22, 2018

ST. LOUIS — The U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri has decided that a case alleging Johnson & Johnson talcum powder products have been linked to ovarian cancer will not be moved to another court.

Court finds for O'Reilly Automotive in 'Precision' trademark dispute

By Sam Knef | Sep 22, 2018

KANSAS CITY — U.S. District Judge Beth Phillips ruled in favor O'Reilly Automotive Stores in its trademark action against Bearing Technologies over the use of the word "Precision."

St. Louis couple sues city and police officers over arrest in wake of Stockley protests

By Sam Knef | Sep 22, 2018

A couple claims they were pepper-sprayed and detained by police during protests over an officer acquitted in the death of Anthony Lamar Smith.

Attorneys General urge tighter production quotas on opioids

By Danielle Pacey | Sep 22, 2018

JEFFERSON CITY – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley has joined AGs from 10 other states to ask the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration to set tighter production quotas on opioids.

Bimbo Foods Bakeries moves a distribution disagreement case to the U.S. District Court

By Danielle Pacey | Sep 22, 2018

KANSAS CITY – Bimbo Foods Bakeries removed a distribution disagreement case on Sept. 14 from a Missouri Circuit Court to the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri because alleged damages exceed $75,000 and not all parties are Missouri residents.

Missouri resident sues Planned Parenthood over alleged false allegations of a bomb threat

By Chandra Lye | Sep 22, 2018

ST. LOUIS – John Ryan claims a St. Louis Planned Parenthood employee deliberately lied, defamed him and violated his First Amendment and Fourth Amendment rights.

Kansas City attorney completes probation

By Karen Kidd | Sep 21, 2018

The Missouri Supreme Court released Kansas City attorney Randall Dean Crawford from probation a year after the high court found him guilty of violating professional conduct rules.

Montana-based attorney reciprocally disbarred over claims made during race for judge

By Karen Kidd | Sep 21, 2018

The Missouri Supreme Court reciprocally disbarred Robert C.B. Myers, a Montana-based attorney, following "reckless" statements made about his opponent in a 2016 campaign for judge.

Missouri counties’ suit against opioid manufacturers removed to federal court in Ohio

By Elizabeth Alt | Sep 21, 2018

CLEVELAND – On Aug. 31, a lawsuit brought by several Missouri counties against more than 30 pharmaceutical companies was removed to the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio following the companies’ motion to remove the lawsuit, which was filed over allegations the companies are liable for the opioid epidemic sweeping the state.

Patient files malpractice suit against Barnes Jewish Hospital, others

By Lhalie Castillo | Sep 20, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A patient alleges the negligence of several physicians and medical facilities led to him losing the ability to walk.

Driver seeks damages from Geico Casualty over I-70 collision

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Sep 19, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A driver is seeking damages from his insurer after he was allegedly injured in a collision on a St. Louis interstate.

Passenger alleges she was injured in fall on Bi-State bus

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Sep 19, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A passenger on a Bi-State bus alleges she was caused to fall while looking for a seat when the driver left the curb abruptly.

More than $50,000 sought from Bi-State Development Agency by woman who fell at center

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Sep 19, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A woman is seeking more than $50,000 in damages after falling at the North County Transit Center.

Motorist alleges vehicle was totally destroyed in rear-end collision in St. Louis

By Lhalie Castillo | Sep 18, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A woman is seeking damages from another driver over allegations a rear-end collision earlier this summer totally destroyed her vehicle, which was valued at more than $20,000.

Two stabbed at St. Louis business allege it failed to protect them from assailant

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Sep 18, 2018

ST. LOUIS – Two individuals who were stabbed at a St. Louis establishment allege that the business failed to provide competent security.

Safeco Insurance, others alleged to have failed to pay individuals amounts due under policy

By Lhalie Castillo | Sep 18, 2018

ST. LOUIS – Two individuals allege that they were injured in a collision with an uninsured driver in Tennessee and that their insurers failed to pay them the amount due under their policies.

Hotel owner alleges Roberts Pest Control employee fell asleep during bedbug extermination, caused property damage

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Sep 18, 2018

ST. LOUIS – The owner of a six-story commercial hotel in St. Louis alleges the property suffered water damage after an exterminator hired to take care of bedbugs overheated a room and activated the sprinkler system.

Thousands sought from St. Louis woman over alleged collision damages

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Sep 18, 2018

ST. LOUIS – Two individuals are seeking thousands from a St. Louis resident over a collision that occurred in 2017.

Netflix and Hulu file to remove class action over allegedly unpaid fees to federal court

By Sam Knef | Sep 18, 2018

ST. LOUIS – Netflix and Hulu filed to remove to federal court a proposed class action brought by the city of Creve Coeur over allegations they failed to pay video-service-provider fees as required by state statute.

Neumayer Equipment files to remove former employee's discrimination complaint to federal court

By Sam Knef | Sep 18, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A Cape Girardeau-based company has filed a notice to remove to federal court a racial discrimination case filed by a former employee.

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