Jackson County jury ruled that a pharmaceutical company did not discriminate based on gender in firing one of its male managers, but it levied a seven-figure award based on claims of retaliation and failure to provide a proper service letter. ...Read More »
The Missouri Senate is backing an effort that could make it harder to impeach and oust top officials, less than a year after the state’s governor resigned while facing potential impeachment. Senators behind the proposal say it isn’t motivated by ...Read More »
A Camden County jury has decided the owners of a house with severe wood rot did not mislead the couple to whom it was sold, but the court did find a defendant home-inspection company responsible for the damage. “The jury ...Read More »
A crash caused by a dropped cell phone has resulted in a six-figure verdict for an injured motorist. “It was a distracted-driving, rear-end collision where the driver of the car in back dropped his hand-held cell phone,” said Geoff Meyerkord ...Read More »
A man involved in a bicycle accident at the scene of underground plumbing work in St. Louis will receive $200,000 under the terms of a settlement. Joshua Klenke, 26, broke his collarbone in the predawn accident, which was apparently caused ...Read More »
Jurors returned a six-figure judgment against a lender who evidently garnished a debtor’s wages without properly serving her first. “They garnished her for over two years — closer to three,” said Christopher Roberts of Butsch Roberts & Associates. “They garnished ...Read More »
A Cape Girardeau woman injured in a collision with a driver for an auto-parts store reached a $1.475 million settlement in the matter. “Basically, the O’Reilly Auto Parts driver was coming the opposite direction and driving too fast for conditions,” ...
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