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Nixon appoints Quigless to Court of Appeals

Gov. Jay Nixon has appointed St. Louis Circuit Judge Angela T. Quigless to the state Courts of Appeals Eastern District, his office announced Thursday.

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Judge rules for renters in smelly apartment case

A couple who sued, claiming their landlord didn’t tell them that the previous tenant died in the apartment they agreed to rent, won a modest bench verdict in St. Louis County.

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Fired attorneys granted limited fees

A federal judge said attorneys fired by a woman who pursued injury and wrongful death claims after a fatal crash don’t forfeit all of their fees — but they’re not entitled to anywhere near the share they sought, either.

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Mo. House panel OKs court plan bill

A state House committee endorsed legislation yesterday to change Missouri’s system for selecting appellate and metropolitan area trial judges.

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Courtside: Lawyers wrestle with manufacturers’ duty to warn

A three-week product liability trial against Ford Motor Co. over two men’s serious injuries in a car wreck wrapped up earlier this month in St. Louis, with the jury returning a defense verdict. But a major legal issue affecting the case is far from resolved.

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Jury returns defense verdict for Ford in retrial

After a month-long trial, a jury in Kansas City returned a defense verdict yesterday for Ford Motor Co. in a retrial over a fiery crash that killed a state trooper.

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Family settles case over skydiving crash

The family of a man who died after he was paralyzed when a skydiving plane crashed settled a wrongful death case a few days before trial was to begin for more than $3 million, their attorney said.

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