Tag Archives: Cook County Circuit Court

Lawsuit: Chuck E. Cheese’s employee stabbed customer over plate

BY JORDAN OWEN Staff Reporter January 4, 2013 A Chuck E. Cheese’s customer is suing the restaurant chain, alleging she was stabbed by a waitress at one of the pizzeria’s Southwest Side outlets. LaNasia Randle claims Shardonnae Pruitt threw a … Continue reading

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Nursing home blamed in wrongful death lawsuit

By Jennifer Delgado Tribune reporter 6:14 p.m. CST, January 2, 2013 A South Side nursing home is being sued for wrongful death after one of its patients died from an alleged overdose of medication prescribed by her doctors. In a … Continue reading

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Family of man killed in Dan Ryan crash sues driver’s mother

December 10, 2012, By Jennifer Delgado, Tribune reporter The brother of a Chicago man killed in a car accident earlier this year filed a wrongful death suit Monday against the mother of the driver, saying she shouldn’t have lent her … Continue reading

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Puppy Shot By Chicago Cop: Lawsuit Against City Filed As Dog Owners Allege ‘Abuse Of Power’

Posted: 12/05/2012 2:30 pm EST Updated: 12/05/2012 5:17 pm EST “Absolutely irresponsible” is how Al Phillips describes Brandon Pettigrew, the Chicago police officer who shot his prize puppy while writing a ticket Saturday. Now, Phillips and his wife Barbara are … Continue reading

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Nursing home sued after maggots found in patient’s ear

Facility denies wrongdoing, calling incident a ‘freak occurrence’ December 06, 2012, By Sally Ho, Chicago Tribune reporter The family of a 90-year-old Alzheimer’s patient claims poor care by a suburban nursing home allowed 57 maggots to grow in her ear, … Continue reading

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Woman sues Bedford Park go-kart facility

Lawsuit alleges Chicago Race Factory gave her a vehicle with broken seat belt, resulting in injuries By Jennifer Delgado, Chicago Tribune reporter November 29, 2012 A customer at a Bedford Park go-kart racing facility is suing the company and its … Continue reading

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Boeing sued over US-Poland plane that crash-landed

By MICHAEL TARM Associated Press November 9, 2012 1:50PM Updated: November 9, 2012 4:18PM Passengers on a plane that crash landed in Poland last year when its landing gear failed to deploy have sued Boeing and the firm that inspected … Continue reading

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Widow of man killed by car in Wheaton last year sues

Driver, insurance company blamed in lawsuit filed by wife of investment company exec By Jennifer Delgado, Chicago Tribune reporter, November 9, 2012 The widow of an investment company executive fatally struck by a car last year near west suburban Wheaton … Continue reading

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Suit blames hotel for death from Legionnaires’ disease

November 02, 2012|By Jennifer Delgado | Tribune reporter A wrongful-death lawsuit was filed Thursday against Marriott International, claiming that a downtown Chicago hotel is responsible for infecting an Irish tourist with Legionnaires’ disease. The lawsuit, filed in Cook County Circuit … Continue reading

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Lawsuit Resulting From 2003 Chicago Derailment Settled

A suburban Chicago woman who was injured when a Metra commuter train derailed has settled a personal injury lawsuit with the transit agency. The attorney for Kathryn Kuk says she will receive $1.8 million under the agreement. Tim Cavanagh said … Continue reading

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