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Federal court weighs in on zoning dispute involving assisted-living developer and Frontenac

Sam Knef Sep. 12, 2017, 1:01pm

A dispute over zoning reclassification sought by the developer of residential villas and a senior living residential community that included an assisted-living facility in Frontenac has been partially resolved in federal court.

Sergeant accuses St. Louis police department of discrimination

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 12, 2017, 12:42pm

ST. LOUIS — A St. Louis Metropolitan Police sergeant is suing the city of St. Louis, citing alleged racial discrimination.

Missouri's improved legal climate not captured in national poll conducted in spring

Karen Kidd Sep. 11, 2017, 9:31pm

Missouri's efforts at tort reform this past summer didn't factor in a national poll released this week that ranks states by their legal climate. The state, however, still saw a slight improvement.

Motorist accused of failing to pay claims after crash

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 11, 2017, 1:10pm

ST. LOUIS — A young St. Louis County resident is suing a motorist, citing alleged unpaid claims.

Former driver claims Adams & Associates wrongfully fired him

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 8, 2017, 1:40pm

ST. LOUIS — A driver is suing a Missouri company and employees, citing alleged wrongful termination and retaliation.

Patient claims he was injured after receiving IV at St. Louis medical facility

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 8, 2017, 1:35pm

ST. LOUIS — A patient is suing a medical facility, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Police sergeant accuses city of St. Louis of racial discrimination

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 8, 2017, 1:10pm

ST. LOUIS — A police sergeant is suing the city of St. Louis, citing alleged racial discrimination.

Couple claims Barnes-Jewish Hospital failed to sterilize area for lumbar drain

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 8, 2017, 1:00pm

ST. LOUIS — A husband and wife are suing a health care provider, citing alleged negligence and medical malpractice.

8th Circuit affirms judgment in favor of Kansas City police

Sam Knef Sep. 8, 2017, 8:00am

The 8th Circuit Court of Appeals has affirmed a judgment in favor of Kansas City police officers in a lawsuit brought by a man charged with resisting arrest in October 2013.

Moped driver claims he was injured in St. Louis crash

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 7, 2017, 1:30pm

ST. LOUIS — A moped driver is suing a vehicle driver, citing alleged failure to operate the vehicle in a careful manner.

Investment company claims Studio 618 removed items from facility without permission

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 7, 2017, 1:30pm

ST. LOUIS — An investment company is suing owners of a studio, citing alleged property damage and unjust enrichment.

Man claims St. Louis construction company wrongfully ended employment

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 7, 2017, 1:25pm

ST. LOUIS — A laborer is suing a St. Louis concrete construction company, citing alleged wrongful termination.

Couple claims corporations didn't warn workers of asbestos risk

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 7, 2017, 1:20pm

ST. LOUIS — A couple is suing multiple corporations, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Mother claims St. Louis Children's Hospital, doctor failed to appropriately diagnose child's condition

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 7, 2017, 1:10pm

ST. LOUIS — A mother with her minor daughter are suing a medical facility and a physician, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

St. Louis area consumers, others claim they developed cancer after using talc products

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 7, 2017, 1:00pm

ST. LOUIS — Consumers have filed a class-action lawsuit against talcum powder manufacturers, citing alleged negligent misrepresentation.

St. Louis driver claims other motorist followed to closely, resulting in crash

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 7, 2017, 12:54pm

ST. LOUIS — A St. Louis driver is suing a motorist, citing alleged negligent driving.

Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District overturns directed verdict for defendant in auto accident case

Sam Knef Sep. 7, 2017, 8:00am

The Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District has reversed and remanded an auto injury case that was tried in St. Louis County Circuit Court, finding that Judge Tom DePriest Jr. erred in granting a directed verdict in favor of the defendant. The appellate court held that a jury could have

Marion County wrongful death claim to get another review by Missouri Supreme Court

Sam Knef Sep. 6, 2017, 4:00pm

A woman's wrongful death claim involving the care of her late husband will get another review by the Missouri Supreme Court.

Teacher claims she was wrongfully terminated from Hawthorn Leadership School for Girls after injury

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 6, 2017, 1:30pm

ST. LOUIS — A teacher is suing a school, citing alleged wrongful termination.

Driver claims Liberty Mutual failed to honor uninsured motorist coverage

Noddy A. Fernandez Sep. 6, 2017, 1:20pm

ST. LOUIS — A driver is suing an insurance company, citing alleged breach of contract by refusing to pay on an insurance claim.