A lawsuit filed Friday in Cook County Circuit Court seeks $900,000 for a man’s death last year when his arm became trapped in machinery.
A man’s mother-in-law is suing him for fatally striking his wife with a van in March in the Chinatown neighborhood.
The tax, narrowly passed by the Cook County Board of Commissioners in November, kicks in July 1.
The blow to public safety will be felt for years to come.
The mother of a 16-year-old girl found dead in a garage last year in south suburban Markham is suing the classified website Backpage.com.
A man who was shot on Sunday at a nightclub in south suburban Dolton is suing the club’s owners for more than $200,000.
MIHALOPOULOS: But the 5LINX defendants represent yet more questionable relationships for Brown, a veteran Chicago politician.