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Patient alleges negligence of St. Louis dental office caused spinal injury

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 30, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A patient has filed suit against a dentist over allegations that negligence caused a spinal injury.

Patient files malpractice suit against doctor, Barnes Jewish Hospital and Washington University

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jan 28, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A woman is seeking damages from a physician and two medical entities over allegations her diaphragm was paralyzed during a surgery.

Parents file suit against SSM Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital, SLUCare over son's pressure sores

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jan 28, 2019

ST. LOUIS – The parents of an adult man allege they incurred medical bills and needed to provide more intensive care after their son developed pressure sores during a hospital stay.

Judge allows ‘non-frivolous’ claims against John Cochran Veterans Affairs Medical Center to go forward

By Sam Knef | Jan 14, 2019

ST. LOUIS - The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri recently said a man suing the John Cochran Veterans Affairs Medical Center and medical professionals can pursue his medical negligence case in forma pauperis, which allows him to forego paying filing fees.

Mallinckrodt, other drug manufacturers named in woman's suit over mother's death

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 8, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis woman has filed suit against several drug manufacturers over her mother's opioid-related death.

Surviving spouse files wrongful death suit against Marconi Bakery

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Dec 31, 2018

ST. LOUIS – The surviving spouse of a man who suffered a heart attack at a St. Louis bakery alleges its owner failed to timely call 911.

St. Francois County parents file wrongful death suit against SSM Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Dec 27, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A St. Francois County couple alleges the negligence of two medical facilities contributed to the death of their 5-year-old son.

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DOJ: A company created to file lawsuits has wasted 1,500 hours of the government's time

By David Yates | Dec 20, 2018

TEXARKANA – The U.S. Department of Justice is asking federal judges around the country to dismiss lawsuits it says are brought by shell companies that misrepresent their true purposes - filing meritless litigation against health care companies.

Florissant man seeks damages from Union Pacific Railroad over alleged cancer-causing benzene exposure

By Lhalie Castillo | Dec 19, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A Florissant man alleges his colon cancer diagnosis is the result of exposure to benzene during his career with a railroad company.

Consumers file suit against Monsanto over Roundup; Company says it will 'vigorously' defend

By Lhalie Castillo | Dec 18, 2018

ST. LOUIS – Several plaintiffs have filed suit against the maker of herbicide Roundup over allegations the product caused non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

Court grants exclusion of physician's written testimony in Gyrus Acmi case

By Takesha Thomas | Dec 1, 2018

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.

New trial granted in wrongful death suit against Seasons Healthcare for Women, obstetrician

By Takesha Thomas | Dec 1, 2018

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.

Perforation during procedure by Barnes-Jewish Hospital staff alleged to have contributed to woman's death

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 23, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A Holcomb man alleges his mother's death was caused by an injury sustained during a colonoscopy.

Barnes-Jewish Hospital patient alleges walker broke while in use, caused him to injure surgical site

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 20, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A man alleges a walker he was given while a patient at a St. Louis hospital after a surgery broke while in use and caused him to fall.

Barnes-Jewish Hospital sued for alleged negligence

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 15, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A patient is suing Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University, et al, healthcare providers, citing alleged negligence.

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