Curly needed a St. Clair County lawyer

An electrician who stood under a ladder at the Prairie State Energy Campus got a $9.4 million jury award after two workers came down the ladder and stepped on his head in 2010. When compensation for neck pain becomes a jackpot it earns our legal system its reputation as a judicial hellhole.

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Roaches infest apartments, building condemned

2917 West Blvd. is infested with roaches and has leaking toilets, leaking sinks and holes in the wall, forcing residents to leave the condemned building.
dholtmann@bnd.com
Roaches infest apartments, building condemned 1:17

Roaches infest apartments, building condemned

Supporters rally for veterans advocate 1:53

Supporters rally for veterans advocate

Wainwright, St. Louis Cardinals lose 10-6 to New York Mets 2:24

Wainwright, St. Louis Cardinals lose 10-6 to New York Mets

Columbia's Colene Hamilton has 19 kills in volleyball win over Althoff 1:33

Columbia's Colene Hamilton has 19 kills in volleyball win over Althoff