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U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit rules in favor of Village of Twin Oaks in dispute over free speech

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

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit has found that an ordinance prohibiting all commercial activity in a Village of Twin Oaks neighborhood park without a permit to be constitutional.

Monsanto allegedly failed to disclose dangers of Roundup

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 4, 2017, 10:59am

A surviving relative is suing an herbicide maker, citing alleged design defects and failure to warn users of its product's harmful effects.

Lay Seed Farms LLC accused of breach of agreement

Lhalie Castillo Aug. 4, 2017, 10:52am

A company is suing Lay Seed Farms LLC, Robert A. Lay and Darla K. Lay for alleged breach of security agreements.

American Coradius International LLC accused of unlawful debt collection practices

Lhalie Castillo Aug. 4, 2017, 10:46am

A consumer is suing American Coradius International LLC for alleged unlawful debt collection practices.

Exxon Mobil Corporation, others accused of negligence

Lhalie Castillo Aug. 4, 2017, 10:42am

A customer has filed a class-action lawsuit against Exxon Mobil Corporation, Reeves Boomland Inc. and Bi-State Southern Oil Company for alleged negligence.

Walgreens accused of negligence

Lhalie Castillo Aug. 4, 2017, 10:32am

A woman is suing Walgreens for alleged negligence.

Ashley Madison to settle for $11.2 million following data breach

Olivia Olsen Aug. 4, 2017, 9:00am

Internet dating website Ashley Madison, which focused on facilitating discreet extramarital affairs, has agreed to a settlement of $11.2 million following a lawsuit filed in 2015 after many members had their personal information leaked online.

Mallinckrodt Public Limited Company, others accused of breach of fiduciary duties

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 3, 2017, 3:57pm

A stock purchase representative has filed suit against a pharmaceutical company and its directors, citing alleged breach of fiduciary duty.

USCIS accused of unlawfully delaying immigration application

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 3, 2017, 3:51pm

A St. Louis resident is suing the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and Secretary of DHS John F. Kelley for an alleged unlawful delay in an application for permanent residency.

Saint Charles County law enforcement accused of false arrest and imprisonment

Philip Gonzales Aug. 3, 2017, 3:44pm

A man is suing Saint Charles County, Cpl. Robert Bell III and Lt. Mark O'Neill for alleged false arrest and false imprisonment.

Parents of deceased child accuse Hardee's, CKE Restaurant Holdings Inc. of failing to maintain safe play area

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 3, 2017, 3:39pm

The parents of a deceased child are suing CKE Restaurant Holdings Inc., Hardee's and others for allegedly failure to maintain its play area that resulted to fatal injuries.

National Healthcare Collections LLC accused of misrepresentation in debt collection

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 3, 2017, 3:29pm

A consumer is suing a debt collector, citing alleged misrepresentation in debt collection.

Federal appeals court rejects immunity defense by City of Ferguson

Sam Knef Aug. 3, 2017, 12:00pm

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit has rejected the qualified immunity defense put up by the City of Ferguson and its police involving the claims of Michael Brown's companion Dorian Johnson.

Union Pacific Railroad granted summary judgment in signal foreman’s injury claim

Sam Knef Aug. 3, 2017, 8:00am

Union Pacific Railroad has been granted summary judgment in a case brought by an injured signal foreman who claims injuries from moving a generator from a depot in Scott City to a signal cabinet.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit allows creditors to seek claims totaling more than $5 million

Sam Knef Aug. 2, 2017, 12:00pm

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit has affirmed a ruling from a Nebraska federal court that denied discharging debts in a Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceeding.

The Corner Pub & Grill allegedly failed to take safety measures

Philip Gonzales Aug. 2, 2017, 8:03am

A customer is suing OG Hospitality Group LLC d/b/a The Corner Pub & Grill for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Independent Taxi Drivers Association 'optimistically' awaiting appeal ruling

Glenn Minnis Aug. 2, 2017, 8:00am

The Independent Taxi Drivers Association is “optimistically” awaiting a judge’s imminent appeal ruling in its ongoing battle with the Metro Taxicab Commission over the issuance of taxi permits.

Mother claims St. Louis Police Department responsible for wrongful death of child

Noddy A. Fernandez Aug. 2, 2017, 7:57am

A mother is suing the St. Louis Police Pepartment and its police officers for an alleged breach of duty that resulted in a wrongful death of her child.

Ballpark Village accused of disability discrimination

Philip Gonzales Aug. 2, 2017, 7:48am

An individual with a disability is suing Ballpark Village Holdings Block 350 LLC for alleged disability discrimination.

Legally blind woman accuses Missouri Department of Social Services Family Support Division of discrimination

Philip Gonzales Aug. 2, 2017, 7:43am

A blind African-American woman is suing the Missouri Department of Social Services Family Support Division Rehabilitation Services for the Blind and Larry Branson for alleged discrimination.