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Under fire 2018-02-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 22, 2018, p. 1 Litigation, Sproat, Mark, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools)
Evanston-Skokie water lawsuits 2019-01-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 3, 2019, p. 4 Evanston, Litigation, Water supply, Skokie
Evanston water flows to Niles, Morton Grove customers 2019-01-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 10, 2019, p. 7 Evanston, Litigation, Water supply, Skokie
District 219 board looks to kick out a member 2018-02-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 22, 2018, p. 6 Litigation, Sproat, Mark, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools)
Evanston, Skokie attorneys appear in court over water lawsuit 2018-09-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 20, 2018, p. 5 Evanston, Gamrath, Judge, Litigation, Water supply, Skokie, Ruggie, Alexandra, Lorge, Michael
Skokie's lawsuit against Evanston to continue 2018-08-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 30, 2018, p. 8 Evanston, Kocoras, Judge Charles, Tennes, Ann, Bobkiewicz, Wally, Litigation, Water supply, Skokie
Skokie sues Evanston over cost of water 2018-06-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 28, 2018, p. 4 Evanston, Litigation, Water supply, Skokie
Evanston seeks dismissal of Skokie's water lawsuit 2018-08-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 23, 2018, p. 5 Evanston, Litigation, Water supply, Skokie, Ancel, Glink, Diamond, Bush, Dicianni and Krafthefer P.C., Price, Derke, Hagerty, Steve
Water lawsuits, the fate of an aging mansion and more dominated in 2018 2019-01-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 3, 2019, p. 4 Evanston, Litigation, Skokie
Son of car crash victim sues Skokie 2013-10-31 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 31, 2013 , p. 7 Jung, Jaeyoul, Litigation, Kim, Gwi Rye, Prindable, Thomas K., Lim, Won Suk, Clifford Law Offices, Min, Jung Ran, Lorge, Michael, Glenview Police Department, Traffic accidents
Lawsuit alleges Skokie officer's excessive force injured woman 2013-10-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 17, 2013 , p. 6 Police brutality, Litigation, Hamilton, Torri, Feuerstein, Cassandra, Hart, Michael, Skokie Police Department, Rigoni, Al
Lawsuit: Skokie Dentist dropped tool down man's throat 2013-08-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 8, 2013 , p. 16 Wolf, Toni Ellis Dr., Litigation, Bell, Bernard, Old Orchard Smiles
District 219 settles food-service contract for $300K 2012-09-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 13, 2012 , p. 29 Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools), Szczepaniak, Jim, OrganicLife
Default judgment filed against Skokie Maid 2012-05-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 10, 2012 , p. 13 Skokie Maid and Cleaning Service, Malewicka, Jadwiga, Litigation
Lawsuit: Teacher forced boy with broken leg to crawl 2012-01-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 12, 2012 , p. 5 Chandani, Priya, Devonshire Elementary School, Public School District 68, Litigation, Chandani, Pritam, Chandani, Rahul
Sony sued after TV allegedly sparks fire 2011-01-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 13, 2011 , p. 6 Fires, Sony Electronics, Litigation, Shibu, David
Plaintiff protest latest round in Skokie legal fight 2010-10-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 14, 2010 , p. 5 Budd Engineering Corporation, Litigation, Siegal, Rita, Barnett, Harry, Siegal, Burton
Special ed district debts a budget sore 2009-05-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 14, 2009, p. 4 Kendrick, Tarin, Special education, Public School District 73, McGeough, Una, R & G Consultants, Isaacs, Mike, Niles Township Department of Special Education, Nick Katz, Donegan, Kate, Frendreis, John, Public School District 68, Litigation
Village: Lawsuit from fired worker lacks 'merit 2008-10-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 9, 2008, p. 5 Skokie Public Works Department, Litigation, Rigoni, Al, Hagen, John
Fired employee sues Skokie 2008-09-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 11, 2008, p. 7 Skokie Public Works Department, Litigation, Employment, Hanley, J. Patrick, Rigoni, Al
Woman sues Skokie for arrest in battery case 2008-05-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 15, 2008, p. 6 Litigation, Jimerson, Ueketta, Zahn, Will, Skokie
Sex cases still keep District 219 in court 2008-05-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 15, 2008, p. 10 Crime and criminals - Sex crimes, Litigation, Niles North High School, Luna, Arturo, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools)
June trial date set for Alltown contract suit 2008-02-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 21, 2008, p. 6 Alltown Bus Co., Polan, Greg, Positive Connections, Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools), School children - Transportation
Auto shop, village feud goes to court 2008-01-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 10, 2008, p. 5 Donian, Susan, Eminent domain, Litigation, Donian, Daniel Lee, Business - Automobile service stations and gas stations, West Dempster Street Business Redevelopment District, Rigoni, Al, Hanley, J. Patrick, Value Transmission Center
ADA violations alleged in Old Orchard suit 2007-11-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 22, 2007, p. 7 Kramer, Bonnie, Litigation, Disabled, Disabled Patriots of America, Inc., Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard
Lawsuit halted while soil tested at former gas plant 2007-11-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 22, 2007, p. 5 Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Commonwealth Edison, Skokie Park District, Litigation, Nicor, Environment
District 219: 'Sour grapes' behind new Alltown suit 2007-09-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 27, 2007, p. 10 Alltown Bus Co., Polan, Greg, Codell, Neil, Positive Connections, Yeggy, Gerry, Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board, School children - Transportation
Judge tosses out Alltown suit 2007-08-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 30, 2007, p. 8 Alltown Bus Co., Positive Connections, Yeggy, Gerry, Litigation, Silverman, Robert, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board, Szczepaniak, Jim, School children - Transportation, Polan, Greg
Suit charges Skokie Walgreen's gave customer wrong medicine 2005-02-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 17, 2005, p. 6 Walgreens, Litigation, Shramuk, Michael
Bus driver bias suit expanded 2003-05-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 15, 2003, p. 5 Litigation, School children - Transportation, Durham School Services
Skokie Park Dist. votes to keep vets out 2003-04-03 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 3, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 1 American Legion, Armed Forces - Veterans, Litigation, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Veterans, still locked out, sue Skokie park dist. 2003-03-06 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 6, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 1 American Legion, Armed Forces - Veterans, Litigation, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Locked-out legion sues park district 2003-02-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 27, 2003, p. 3 American Legion, Armed Forces - Veterans, Litigation, Skokie Park District, American Legion Hall
Museum plan is rejected, then revived 2002-12-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 26, 2002, p. 5 Museums, Kramer, Ronna, Holocaust Memorial Museum, Roberts, Randall, Litigation, Swibel, Howard, Skokie, Derman, Lisa, Van Dusen, George, Holocaust Memorial Foundation of Illinois, Harris, Samuel R.
Holocaust Museum drops Skokie suit 2002-10-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 17, 2002, p. 7 Museums, Skokie Board of Trustees, Holocaust Memorial Museum, Cheder Lubavitch Hebrew Day School, Litigation, Van Dusen, George, Holocaust Memorial Foundation of Illinois, Perille, Donald, Mueller, Henry E.
Builder sues Skokie, developer over easement 2002-10-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 3, 2002, p. 3 Shaf Home Builders, Millennium Events Corp., Vasta, Louis, Litigation, Skokie Plan Commission, Shaf, Randy, Kindwald, Donald, Van Dusen, George, Hagg, Steve, Zoning, Meyer, Barbara
New site in mind for Holocaust museum 2002-05-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 16, 2002, p. 3 Museums, Holocaust Memorial Museum, Litigation, Swibel, Howard, Holocaust Memorial Foundation of Illinois
Dismissal sought in primary suit 2002-05-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 16, 2002, p. 11 Hughes, Pat, Bender, Michael, Government - Illinois, Elections, Litigation, Illinois House of Representatives 17th District
Lawsuit aims at ballots in 17th House primary 2002-05-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 2, 2002, p. 9 Hughes, Pat, Bender, Michael, Government - Illinois, Elections, Litigation, Illinois House of Representatives 17th District
Bus company sued for discrimination 2002-03-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 28, 2002, p. 3 Discrimination - Race, Cooley, Madeline, Goldberg, Jerold, Litigation, Gentile, Glenn, Jiles, Willie, Duke, David, Durham School Services
Skokie sued for rejecting museum 2002-02-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 28, 2002, p. 3 Museums, Skokie Board of Trustees, Holocaust Memorial Museum, Litigation, Swibel, Howard, Van Dusen, George, Kramer, Albert, Holocaust Memorial Foundation of Illinois
Libraries ignore Internet filter law 2001-09-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 6, 2001, p. 5 Czarnecki, Cary, Libraries, Vernon Area Public Library, Krug, Judith, Internet, Swafford, Micah, Laws and regulations, Lincolnwood Public Library, Children's Internet Protection Act, Anthony, Carolyn, Flynn, Kellie, Litigation
CUB prepares lawsuit to stop 11-digit dialing 2001-08-30 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 30, 2001, Sec. 1, p. 1 NeuStar Inc., Area codes, Botch, Beth, Northwest Municipal Conference, Citizens Utility Board (CUB), Chilsen, Jim, Litigation, Illinois Commerce Commission
Train cars pulled out after lawsuit 2001-03-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 8, 2001, p. 10 Union Pacific Railroad Company, Litigation, Railroads
Skokie lawsuit prompts Union Pacific to move car carriers 2001-02-22 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 22, 2001, Sec. 1, p. 1 Union Pacific Railroad Company, Litigation, Railroads
Village sues railroad over empty cars 2001-02-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 8, 2001, p. 3 Union Pacific Railroad Company, Litigation, Railroads, Skokie
Board delays decision on Solomon settlement 2001-01-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 25, 2001, p. 8 Solomon, Gary, Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Teachers and personnel
Skokie wins land case 2000-08-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 10, 2000, p. 6 Real estate, McCarthy, Daniel, Litigation
Supreme Court to hear waste agency's appeal 2000-06-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 29, 2000, p. 5 Refuse and refuse disposal, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County (SWANCC), Litigation
Plaintiffs not immune in suit on court death 2000-04-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 20, 2000, p. 9 Litigation, Richman, Jack B., Richman, Marcella, Death
School awaits summary judgment 2000-04-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 13, 2000, p. 4 Litigation, Special schools and classes, Project ACHIEVE
Ex-manager sues Congress hopeful 2000-03-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 9, 2000, p. 9 Leichentritt, Lee A., Elections, Litigation, Driscoll, Dennis
Ruling nears on storefront school's zoning 2000-01-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 20, 2000, p. 3 Zoning, Litigation, North Cook Intermediate Service Center (NCISC), Special schools and classes, Project ACHIEVE
Oct. 25 slated for school suit 1999-10-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 14, 1999, p. 11 Litigation, North Cook Intermediate Service Center (NCISC), Special schools and classes, Project ACHIEVE
Alternative school, state sue Skokie to stay 1999-09-23 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 23, 1999, Sec. 1, p. 1 Zoning, Litigation, Special schools and classes, Project ACHIEVE
Alternative school opens, sues Skokie 1999-09-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 9, 1999, p. 3 Zoning, Litigation, Illinois State School Board, Special schools and classes, Project ACHIEVE
Ethics in the dark 1999-05-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 20, 1999, p. 18 Ethics, Newspapers, Litigation, Pioneer Press Newspapers, Editorial, Laws and regulations
Pioneer joins suit on panels' secrecy 1999-05-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 20, 1999, p. 11 Newspapers, Litigation, Illinois Press Association, Pioneer Press Newspapers
Land grab lawsuit threatened 1999-01-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 28, 1999, p. 3 Real estate, McCarthy, Daniel, Litigation, Skokie
Dismissed D69 librarian files age bias lawsuit 1999-01-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 14, 1999, p. 3 Discrimination - Age, Public School District 69 - Teachers and personnel, Litigation, School libraries, Cohen, Bonita
Federal lawsuit filed in courthouse death 1998-11-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 26, 1998, p. 11 Litigation, Richman, Jack B., Richman, Marcella
Settlement reached in village worker death 1998-06-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 25, 1998, p. 3 Pak-Mor Manufacturing Co., Davis, Calvin, Skokie Public Works Department, Litigation, Municipal employees, Death, Daniel Krall & Co.
Township OKs coverage 1998-06-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 18, 1998, p. 10 AFC Insurance Agency, Insurance, Litigation, Niles Township
Suit alleges OCC vice president abused employees 1998-05-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 28, 1998, p. 12 Hilquist, David, Oakton Community College - Teachers and personnel, Litigation, Valentino, Paul E.
Waste agency loses ruling in dump suit 1998-04-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 2, 1998, p. 24 Refuse and refuse disposal, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County (SWANCC), Litigation
$930,000 judgment in lawsuit 1997-12-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 4, 1997, p. 16 Novak Construction Co., Waste Management Inc., Old Orchard Shopping Center, Marshall Field's, Litigation, Arbetman, Dorothy, JMB/Urban Development Company
District 219 expulsion upheld by circuit court 1997-10-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 16, 1997, p. 8 Litigation, Niles North High School, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board
Expelled student sues D219, board 1997-10-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 2, 1997, p. 9 Moran, Mary E., Borek, Sam, Litigation, Schusteff, David, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board, Niles North High School
Judge dumps Skokie bus firm's lawsuit 1997-06-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 26, 1997, p. 16 Alltown Bus Co., Winkels Transportation Co., Litigation, School children - Transportation, Public School District 65 - Board
D65 bus lawsuit continued 1997-05-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 29, 1997, p. 14 Alltown Bus Co., Litigation, School children - Transportation, Madden, John K., Public School District 65
Holocaust reparations : 'Greatest robbery in history' extends well beyond Swiss gold : attorney 1997-05-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 15, 1997, p. 5 Litigation, Business - Banks and banking, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), Holocaust Memorial Foundation of Illinois
Local women involved in suit 1997-05-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 15, 1997, p. 5 Gans, Erna, Litigation, Bogart, Lisl, Business - Banks and banking, Holocaust Memorial Foundation of Illinois, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Skokie bus firm sues D65 1997-05-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 15, 1997, p. 15 Alltown Bus Co., Winkels Transportation Co., Litigation, School children - Transportation, Public School District 65
Yates proposes Postal Service lawsuit 1997-04-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 3, 1997, p. 10 Government - U.S., U.S. Postal Service, Litigation, Yates, Sidney
Skokie, Evanston settle suit over water rates 1997-02-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 6, 1997, p. 3 Evanston, Crum, Roger D., Litigation, Skokie, Water supply, Rigoni, Al
Skokie firm seeks fines in Research Park case 1997-01-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 30, 1997, p. 12 Evanston, Cannon, Douglas R., Advanced Multiuser Technologies, Currie, James, Litigation, Northwestern University/Evanston Research Park, Murray, James
Water suit still in discovery 1996-11-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 28, 1996, p. 14 Evanston, Crum, Roger D., Litigation, Skokie, Water supply, Rigoni, Al
Park Dist. May face suit over work at Weber 1996-11-28 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 28, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Construction, Litigation, Simon, Daniel, Zurich Construction, Weber Leisure Center
Skokie may be close to settling age bias lawsuit 1996-08-29 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 29, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 1 Spence, Karen, Discrimination - Age, Raia, Gary, Travis, William, Litigation, Municipal employees
Settlement may be near in dog-death suit 1996-08-22 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 22, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 3 Animal Medical Center, Litigation, Prince, Joel Todd, Veterinarians and Veterinary hospitals
Trading TIF for tat 1996-07-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 4, 1996, p. 16 Litigation, TIF (tax increment financing), Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools), Editorial
Teachers lose suit on address list 1996-05-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 30, 1996, p. 3 Niles Township Federation of Teachers, Litigation, Mayfield, Frank, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Teachers and personnel
Chicken v. LuvaBull 1996-05-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 30, 1996, p. 19 Giannoulas, Ted, Litigation, Smith, Kimberly, Editorial
Water rate suit moves to next phase 1996-03-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 7, 1996, p. 3 Evanston, Litigation, Water supply, Skokie
Suit holds water : Meanwhile, rate hike maintained 1996-03-07 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 7, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 1 Evanston, Litigation, Water supply, Skokie
Yates camp dismisses nomination lawsuit 1996-02-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 22, 1996, p. 20 Frost, Kevin, Elections, Litigation, Yates, Sidney
Fired workers continue suits against Skokie 1995-12-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 28, 1995, p. 3 Discrimination - Age, Raia, Gary, Travis, William, Litigation, Municipal employees
Alden suit moves quickly to trial 1995-12-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 21, 1995, p. 7 Housing - Senior housing, nursing homes, and assisted living, Alden Management Services Inc., Litigation, Main Kedvale Corporation
Judge narrows age-bias lawsuit : Village ready to defend claim 1995-11-30 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 30, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Discrimination - Age, Raia, Gary, Litigation, Municipal employees
Illinois' high court rules for building Bartlett dump 1995-11-16 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 16, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 8 Refuse and refuse disposal, Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County (SWANCC), Citizens Against the Balefill, Litigation
Ruling encourages optimism for future of SWANCC balefill 1995-11-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 9, 1995, p. 22 Refuse and refuse disposal, Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County (SWANCC), Heiple, Judge James D., Litigation, Environment, Beal, Brooke
Alden lawsuit seeks nursing-home OK 1995-11-09 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 9, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 3 Housing - Senior housing, nursing homes, and assisted living, Zoning, Alden Management Services Inc., Litigation
Evanston asks court to dismiss Skokie water suit 1995-11-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 2, 1995, p. 7 Evanston, Litigation, Szczepaniak, Jim, Water supply, Skokie
Balefill foes tossed off SWANCC 1995-09-14 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 14, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 6 Refuse and refuse disposal, Village of Bartlett, Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County (SWANCC), Citizens Against the Balefill, Litigation, Barnett, Brian, Environment, Rigoni, Al
Suit seeks to stem water rate debate 1995-09-14 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 14, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Evanston, Stack, Tom, Litigation, Skokie, Water supply, Illinois Commerce Commission
Dog owners sue hospital : Fed up, veterinarian sells clinic, goes back to school 1995-07-20 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 20, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Animal Medical Center, Glasser, Gail, Litigation, Cooper, Eric, Caftori, Netiva, Prince, Joel Todd, Veterinarians and Veterinary hospitals, Stein, Howard, Stein, Susan
Judge dismisses Karlov Avenue home suit 1995-05-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 4, 1995, p. 13 Dopplet, Arlene, Litigation, Rigoni, Al, North Shore Chicago Rehabilitation Inc., Housing
Court dumps lawsuit 1995-04-27 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 27, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Meyer, Barbara, Litigation, Housing, North Shore Chicago Rehabilitation Inc.
Discrimination lawsuit settled 1995-04-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 20, 1995, p. 7 Discrimination - Race, Strzempa, Jody Lynn, Public School District 65 - Teachers and personnel, Litigation
Skokie age bias lawsuits advance in court 1995-02-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 23, 1995, p. 19 Herbert, Victor, Discrimination - Age, Raia, Gary, Travis, William, Litigation, Duff, Brian, Municipal employees, Bryce, Duncan
Village hopes for dismissal in abuse suit 1995-02-23 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 23, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Wasowicz, Michael, Cook County Forest Preserve District, Litigation, Kivarkis, Edward
Brunswick settles antitrust lawsuit 1995-02-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 16, 1995, p. 95 Genmar Industries Inc., Brunswick Corporation, Business - Manufacturing, Litigation, Reichert, Jack
Bid to dismiss age suit fails 1995-01-19 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 19, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 5 Discrimination - Age, Raia, Gary, Travis, William, Litigation, Municipal employees
Count bounces suit 1994-12-15 The suit brought by the District 219 teachers union against the district has been dismissed. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 15, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 5 Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Teachers and personnel
Trial slated over Karlov group home 1994-12-15 North Shore Rehabilitation, which operates a group home in Skokie, is suing the village. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 15, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 1 North Shore Rehabilitation, Housing - Group homes, Litigation
District 219 wins lawsuit on addresses 1994-12-08 District 219 won the lawsuit from the teachers union regarding student addresses. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 8, 1994, p. 3 Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Teachers and personnel
Niles teachers fight ruling on list 1994-12-08 The suit brought by the District 219 teachers union against the district has been dismissed. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 8, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 6 Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Teachers and personnel
Union adds charge to address suit 1994-12-01 The District 219's teachers union has filed a motion for sanctions in connection with their suit about a student address list. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 1, 1994, p. 3 Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Teachers and personnel
Teachers sue for students' address list 1994-10-13 District 219 teachers are suing to get an address for every student. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 13, 1994, p. 3 Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Teachers and personnel
Suit threat in lawyer pact 1994-09-29 Board member Sam Borek may file suit over a two year contract for District 219 legal counsel. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 29, 1994, p. 3 Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Teachers and personnel
Landfill agency sues Corps over permit 1994-09-29 Members of the Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County will sue the Army Corps of Engineers. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 29, 1994, p. 24 Refuse and refuse disposal, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County (SWANCC), Litigation, Environment
Fired workers claim village has age bias 1994-08-25 Two former Skokie employees have filed age discrimination complaints against the village. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 25, 1994, p. 3 Discrimination - Age, Litigation, Municipal employees
Fired workers charge Skokie with age bias 1994-08-25 Two former Skokie employees have filed age discrimination complaints against the village. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 25, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 1 Discrimination - Age, Litigation, Municipal employees
Cook faces more legal troubles 1994-07-14 Ward Cook is seeking $30 million in a civil suit against his estranged wife, Marjorie, who is accused of plotting to have him killed. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 14, 1994, p. 7 Cook, Ward, Litigation, Crime and criminals, Cook, Marjorie
New trial ordered in Skokie suit 1994-07-14 A new trial has been granted to the Zimmerman family which is suing the village for over $12 million. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 14, 1994, p. 13 Zimmerman, Irving, Litigation
M-NASR suspends fee to avoid suit 1994-06-09 To avoid a lawsuit the Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR) suspended a fee for out of district residents. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 9, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 5 Recreation, Litigation, Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR)
Judge nixes ex-prisoner's claim 1994-03-10 Skokie Police were found not liable in a suit filed on behalf of Scott Zimmerman. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 10, 1994, p. 6 Zimmerman, Scott, Litigation, Skokie Police Department
Jury rejects all claims in hanging 1994-03-10 Skokie Police were found not liable in a suit filed on behalf of Scott Zimmerman. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 10, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 1 Zimmerman, Scott, Litigation, Skokie Police Department
Home lawsuit deal likely 1993-09-30 A settlement appears close in a lawsuit between Skokie and the owners of a proposed rehabilitation institute. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 30, 1993, p. 3 Housing - Group homes, Skokie Board of Trustees, Litigation
Group home operators file suit against Skokie 1993-04-08 The Village of Skokie is being sued by a Chicago company that wishes to build a group home for brain-injured adults in Skokie. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 8, 1993, p. 6 Housing - Group homes, Skokie Board of Trustees, Litigation
U.S. court may rule on group home 1993-04-01 Operators of a proposed group home have filed a suit against Skokie after they were denied a permit. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 1, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 1 Housing - Group homes, Skokie Board of Trustees, Litigation
Save-a-Pet rules questioned 1993-03-18 Save-A-Pet is being sued by those who claim that animals are killed there. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 18, 1993, p. 6 Animals, Save-A-Pet, Litigation, Organizations and societies
Woman loses legs, sues CTA, driver 1993-02-04 A 78-year-old woman who lost both her legs after being hit by a CTA bus is suing the CTA and the bus driver. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 4, 1993, p. 3 Traffic accidents, Litigation, Chicago Transit Authority (CTA)
Tennis club sues Skokie 1993-01-21 The Touhy Avenue Tennis Club has sued the village of Skokie over zoning disagreements. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 21, 1993, p. 6 Zoning, Litigation, Business - Fitness clubs, Touhy Tennis Club
Tennis club sues Skokie 1993-01-21 Skokie officials have filed to dismiss the suit brought against them by the Edens Tennis Club. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 21, 1993, p. 6 Edens Tennis Club, Zoning, Litigation, Business - Fitness clubs
Suits snarl plans for downtown Walgreens 1992-08-20 The Central Business District has been hit with a lawsuit filed by an evicted tenant. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 20, 1992, p. 3 Business - Retail, Litigation, Skokie
Huge award given for quadriplegic 1990-11-15 A county jury awarded the Blake family $77.8 million in a 1986 medical malpractice suit involving their son Andrew Blake. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 15, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 2 Health care, Blake, Andrew, Litigation, Blake, Stephen, Blake, Mary
Atheists still mad as hell 1990-08-09 The American Atheists organization will sue the Village of Skokie over the new location for the display of a menorah and nativity scene during Hanukkah and Christmas. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 9, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 1 Holidays and celebrations, Separation of church and state, American Atheists, Litigation
Gas-leak reparations move slowly 1990-06-21 Following a gasoline leak which drove three Fitch Avenue families from their homes, Sam Long, former operator of the 5015 W. Touhy Ave. Amoco Station, is facing a civil suit. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 21, 1990, p. 5 Litigation, Amoco, Business - Automobile service stations and gas stations, Long, Sam, Accidents
Dispatcher dispute continues 1990-05-24 Amy Barkoo, a former Skokie Fire Department dispatcher who sued the village for harassment and discrimination and lost, is asking the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to reconsider its May 7 judgment against her. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 24, 1990, p. 12 Litigation, Skokie Fire Department, Barkoo, Amy
Former dispatcher loses $70,000 award 1990-05-17 The 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals reversed the September 1988 jury verdict that awarded former Skokie fire dispatcher Amy Barkoo a $70,000 damage award. Barkoo has until May 21 to decide whether she will fight the court decision. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 17, 1990, p. 3 Litigation, Skokie Fire Department, Barkoo, Amy
Gas station owner is fined over leak 1990-04-19 The Cook County State's Attorney's office has sued Sam Long, the former operator of a Skokie Amoco Station, charging that he should have known about an 8,000-gallon gasoline leak. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 19, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 5 Litigation, Amoco, Business - Automobile service stations and gas stations, Long, Sam, Accidents
Skokie settles ex-dispatchers suit for $75,000 1990-04-12 Skokie Village Fire Department dispatcher Diane Allen, who sued the village and Skokie Fire Chief Thomas Quillin charging a violation of her First Amendment rights, was awarded $75,000 in a settlement on March 29. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 12, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 1 Litigation, Quillin, Thomas, Skokie Fire Department, Allen, Diane
Hospital loses $7 million lawsuit 1990-04-05 A Cook County jury awarded Neal Golden, a Skokie accident victim, more than $7 million in a 1981 suit against Skokie Valley Hospital, now renamed Rush North Shore Medical Center. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 5, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 1 Golden, Neal, Litigation, Rush North Shore Medical Center, Hospitals, Skokie Valley Hospital
No Title 1989-10-28 Two Skokie police officers are named in a suit filed by a Wilmette family. The family alleges that the officers entered their home without a search warrant to search for a suspect. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, October 28, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 1 Litigation, Skokie Police Department
Family sues Skokie's cops 1989-10-19 A Wilmette family has filed a lawsuit accusing two Skokie police officers and three Wilmette police officers of entering a Wilmette home without a search warrant on May 20, 1988. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 19, 1989, p. 16 Litigation, Skokie Police Department
Dist. 219 goes after uncollected student fees 1989-08-31 The school board approved taking legal action against parents who failed to pay their student's fees. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 31, 1989, p. 13 Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Fees
Gas leak leaves Skokie families reluctant to return to homes 1989-07-27 Attorneys for three Skokie families displaced by an 8,000-gallon gasoline leak last month, met with lawyers for Amoco Oil Company and other parties to discuss the residents' compensation. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 27, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 10 Litigation, Amoco, Accidents
Lawsuit against contractors helps lower Dist. 219 taxes 1989-06-24 A number of Skokie and Lincolnwood residents are involved in a class action suit against Kraft Company asking that they be awarded Dodge vans as winners of a contest Kraft promoted in Chicago and Houston. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, June 24, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 1 Kraft Corp., Litigation, Awards, prizes, etc., Competitions
News digest 1989-06-22 G. D. Searle and Company has settled out of court with an unknown number of litigants who sued the company over injuries allegedly caused by a birth control device Searle once marketed. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 22, 1989, p. 14 G.D. Searle & Co., Litigation, Business - Pharmaceutical companies
Skokie loses free speech decision 1989-03-09 Former Skokie dispatcher Diane Allen and two other emergency services dispatchers have filed a lawsuit concerning the concept of Skokie joining a regional dispatch program. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 9, 1989, p. 3 Litigation, Allen, Diane, Municipal employees
Sherman retreats: Court decision jolts atheist activist 1988-12-15 Rob Sherman, executive director of the Illinois Chapter of American Atheists, cancelled plans to sue several north suburban communities, including Skokie, that have had religious displays on public property. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 15, 1988, p. 3 Illinois Chapter of American Atheists, Separation of church and state, Litigation, Sherman, Robert
School district joins fight over mandates 1988-12-15 District 219 board members voted by a narrow margin to participate in a lawsuit which alleges underfunding of state education programs. The suit is being drafted by the State Mandates Act Rights Task Force (SMART). Skokie Review, Thursday, December 15, 1988, p. 13 Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board, State Mandates Act Rights Task Force (SMART)
Atheist won't sue-for now 1988-12-15 Atheist Rob Sherman has decided not to sue the village for allowing a display of a Christian manger scene and a Jewish menorah on the front lawn of Skokie's Village Hall. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 15, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 2 Separation of church and state, Litigation, Sherman, Robert
Atheist says he'll sue Skokie over manager 1988-12-08 Atheist Rob Sherman told Skokie Village trustees that his group, the Illinois Chapter of American Atheists, will sue Skokie because it has allowed religious displays on government property. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 8, 1988, p. 3 Illinois Chapter of American Atheists, Separation of church and state, Litigation, Sherman, Robert
Skokie won't ban public religious displays 1988-10-20 Assistant Village Attorney Jeffrey Greenspan says that Skokie's policy that allows private groups to erect religious objects on village property is constitutional. A group of atheists has threatened to sue the village if the policy is not changed. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 20, 1988, p. 3 Separation of church and state, American Atheists, Litigation
Atheist threatens suit over displays 1988-10-20 Robert Sherman, the national spokesman for an atheists group, threatened to sue Skokie after village officials stated that religious displays on Village Hall grounds are constitutional. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 20, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 1 Separation of church and state, Litigation, Sherman, Robert
No Title 1988-09-29 District 219 will receive $122,218 from a successful class action suit against piping contractors who worked on district schools. The money received will be used to abate the 1988-89 tax levy of $26.1 million. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 29, 1988, p. 6 Budget and expenditures, Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools)
Firm accused of dumping chemicals into sewer 1988-08-04 A lawsuit was filed against the president and the general manager of the Hodag Chemical Corporation, 7247 Central Avenue, for deliberately pouring large amounts of toxic waste into a sewer. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 4, 1988, p. 3 Hodag Chemical Corporation, Litigation, Sewers and sewage disposal, Business, Environment
Abandoned house annoys neighbors 1988-07-21 Skokie has sued Andrew Kalayta, owner of the vacant home at 7645 Crawford Avenue, to force him to correct code violations. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 21, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 1 Buildings, Kalayta, Andrew, Litigation
Wells pollution tests may be years away 1988-03-03 Wells Manufacturing Company has appealed the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency's decision to deny an operating permit for the company. Wells is being allowed to operate without a permit during the appeal process. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 3, 1988, p. 6 Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Business - Manufacturing, Litigation, Environment
Developers may sue to build cinema 1987-10-03 Developers who saw their plans to build a four-screen mover theater voted down by Skokie trustees last month may sue the village. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, October 3, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 1 Business - Motion picture theaters, Litigation, Construction
Judge throws out 1st District lawsuit 1987-06-18 A judge threw out a lawsuit that sought to prevent Democratic party committeemen from appointing a replacement for Illinois Representative Alan Greiman. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 18, 1987, p. 6 Greiman, Alan, Government - Illinois, Litigation
Suit filed over Greiman seat 1987-06-11 A lawsuit has been filed to block the appointment of a successor to state Representative Alan Greiman (D-1st). Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 11, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 1 Illinois House of Representatives 1st District, Government - Illinois, Litigation
Skokie wins office center fight 1987-04-30 Opponents of the Harmswood Office Center are considering whether to appeal last week's court ruling which would allow construction of the project at Harms and Old Orchard in Skokie. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 30, 1987, p. 3 Buildings, Harmswood Office Center, Litigation, Construction
Tax levy suit goes to court 1987-02-26 Objections to a special assessment filed by residents who blame the Village of Skokie for flooding in their alley, are scheduled to be heard in court on March 16. Residents say the assessment levied against them is unfair. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 26, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 1 Gross Point Road, Floods, Litigation, Greenwood Street, Taxation
Move to toss out Quartet's lawsuit is denied by judge 1987-02-12 Moves to conclude a lawsuit brought by Glenview residents against the Village of Skokie failed on February 10. Glenview residents are seeking to block the construction of an office building at the corner of Harms and Old Orchard Roads. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 12, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 1 Buildings, Harmswood Office Center, Construction, Litigation, Glenview Park District, Quartet Manufacturing Co., Mark Goodman & Associates, Inc.
Glenair citizens oppose office 1987-01-29 The Glenview Park District and Quartet Manufacturing are still seeking a permanent injunction to stop Mark Goodman & Assoc. Inc. from constructing an office building in the far northwest corner of Skokie. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 29, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 1 Buildings, Harmswood Office Center, Construction, Litigation, Glenview Park District, Quartet Manufacturing Co., Mark Goodman & Associates, Inc.
Buildings' effect argued at trial 1987-01-24 Glenview has refused to supply water to an office building proposed for the corner of Harms and Old Orchard Road. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, January 24, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 1 Buildings, Harmswood Office Center, Construction, Litigation, Glenview Park District, Quartet Manufacturing Co., Mark Goodman & Associates, Inc.
No sticker? You may get stuck with $200 fine 1987-01-22 Beginning on February 16 the village will file a $200 civil lawsuit against any resident who has not purchased a 1986-87 vehicle sticker. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 22, 1987, p. 3 Litigation, Skokie - Fees and fines, Automobile laws and regulations
Former employee files suit 1987-01-22 A claim by Victor Valenuela, a former Village employee, that he was fired because of his handicap is being "vigorously contested" by the Village of Skokie. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 22, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 7 Valenuela, Victor, Litigation, Municipal employees
Office complex threatened by suit 1986-12-31 A court date has been set for a lawsuit which seeks to block the construction of an office complex in the northwest corner of Skokie. Skokie Review, Wednesday, December 31, 1986, p. 3 Buildings, Construction, Litigation, Glenview Park District, Quartet Manufacturing Co., Mark Goodman & Associates, Inc.
Skokie couple files $1.1 million lawsuit against bank, Holzer 1986-05-08 A Skokie couple has filed a lawsuit charging that a Circuit Court judge and a Prospect Heights bank conspired to defraud them. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 8, 1986, p. 6 Crime and criminals - Fraud, Litigation, Holzer, Reginald, Berman, Sheldon
Dispatcher sues fire chief, village 1986-04-03 A Skokie Fire Department dispatcher is suing the Village of Skokie and Fire Chief Thomas Quillin because she feels her 1st amendment rights were violated. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 3, 1986, p. 3 Litigation, Quillin, Thomas, Skokie Fire Department, Allen, Diane
ACLU sues village, chief on dispatcher's behalf 1986-04-03 The ACLU has filed a lawsuit regarding first amendment rights on behalf of a Skokie Fire Department Dispatcher. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 3, 1986, Sec. 1, p. 1 Litigation, Skokie Fire Department, Allen, Diane, American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
Lawsuits force Searle to take IUD's off market 1986-02-06 G.D. Searle has removed two lines of intrauterine contraceptive devices from the market because of civil suits filed by women who contend that the products cause sterility and infection. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 6, 1986, p. 4 G.D. Searle & Co., Litigation, Business - Pharmaceutical companies
Village stands firmly behind office projects 1985-12-19 According to a Skokie official a lawsuit filed by Quartet Manufacturing is groundless and will have no effect on a decision made by the Village Board to allow the construction of an office building. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 19, 1985, p. 18 Skokie Board of Trustees, Buildings, Litigation, Quartet Manufacturing Co.
Quartet Mfg. files lawsuit against village to stop construction of office complex 1985-12-12 Quartet Manufacturing Co. filed a lawsuit seeking a permanent injunction to prevent the construction of a five-story, 90,000 square foot office building in the northwest corner of Skokie. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 12, 1985, p. 3 Buildings, Litigation, Quartet Manufacturing Co.
Doctors set to appeal jury award 1985-11-14 An appeal will be filed against a $1,002,706 award for a widow and her daughter by Skokie Valley Hospital and three doctors. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 14, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Litigation, Berliner, Monroe, Hospitals, Skokie Valley Community Hospital
Judge buries illegal dumping case 1985-10-17 A Cook County Circuit Court judge ruled that several firms cited by the Skokie Health Department for illegally dumping refuse on ComEd property cannot be held accountable for their actions and that ComEd must clean up the site. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 17, 1985, p. 5 Refuse and refuse disposal, Commonwealth Edison, Litigation
Salmonella suits filed 1985-06-20 Two lawsuits were filed against Kaufman's Delicatessen after tainted corned beef from the deli was identified by the Skokie Health Department as the source of a recent salmonella outbreak. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 20, 1985, p. 3 Public health, Business - Restaurants and caterers, Litigation
Windfall results from sales tax interest case 1985-06-13 The Village has received $88,133 as a result of a lawsuit challenging the state's practice of keeping the interest on sales tax. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 13, 1985, p. 8 Skokie - Budget and expenditures, Litigation, Taxation - Sales tax
Shelving firm sues counterfeit importer 1985-03-10 Hirsch Company, makers of shelving units and work benches, is suing a company who has imported counterfeit Hirsch products. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, March 10, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 3 Hirsh Co., Business - Manufacturing, Litigation
Developer faces $4.5 million lawsuit 2010-09-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 30, 2010 , p. 16 Taxman Corp., Litigation, Taxman, Seymour
Judge rules in favor of disc jockey's claims 1984-11-15 Leo Rengers, a former disc jockey at WCLR-FM in Skokie, was awarded $195,000 by a federal court jury, which found that the station violated age discrimination laws when Rengers was fired. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 15, 1984, p. 7 Discrimination - Age, Litigation, WCLR-FM, Rengers, Leo
Ex-Skokie disc jockey fights dismissal in court 1984-11-08 Leo Rengers, a 55-year-old disc jockey, recently argued in court that he was fired from his job at WCLR-FM due to age discrimination. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 8, 1984, p. 9 Discrimination - Age, Litigation, WCLR-FM, Rengers, Leo
Fired policeman sues village 1984-10-18 Skokie police officer Albert Kurth was fired on September 5 because, according to the Skokie Board of Fire and Police Commissioners, he was unable to perform his duties. Kurth is suing the village claiming he is the victim of a conspiracy. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 18, 1984, p. 3 Kurth, Albert, Litigation, Municipal employees, Skokie Police Department
Policeman sues Skokie for job 1984-10-14 Albert Kurth, a 19 year veteran of the police force who was fired 10 months before he would have retired, has sued the village to get his job back. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, October 14, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Kurth, Albert, Litigation, Skokie Police Department
Board backs suit against nurses' pay 1984-02-19 District 73 1/2 is joining other districts in a suit against the state. The suit concerns the Nurses Salary Act which require school nurses to be put on the same salary schedule as teachers. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, February 19, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Schools - Teachers and personnel, Litigation, Public School District 73 1/2, Nurses Salary Act (NSA), Laws and regulations
Skokie to get $65,000: Water work suite dismissed 1983-07-31 A lawsuit filed by the Northwest Water Commission against the Village of Skokie was dismissed on July 26. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, July 31, 1983, Sec. 1, p. 1 Northwest Water Commission, Litigation, Water supply, Skokie
Schools sued for malpractice 1983-06-02 The parents of Michael Goldberg filed a suit last month seeking $1.1 million from District 219 and District 68 for "educational malpractice." The suit charges that officials ignored doctors' reports which diagnosed Michaela with a learning disability. The News, Thursday, June 2, 1983, p. 2 Public School District 68, Litigation, Goldberg, Michael, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools)
Parents await ruling on detachment case 1982-11-18 The Appellate Court heard testimony on a District 219 suit charging that District 225 overstepped its authority when it allowed seven students to attend Glenbrook South this semester while a deannexation issue between District 219 and some Golf-Golf Acres Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 18, 1982, Sec. 1, p. 1 Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools), School districts - Reorganization
L'Wood sued 1982-06-03 The Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation has filed suit against Lincolnwood alleging that the village is attempting to cancel its participation in M-NASR. The News, Thursday, June 3, 1982, p. 6 Lincolnwood, Litigation, Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR), Disabled, Sports
OCC suing Des Plaines campus architects 1982-03-04 Oakton Community College filed suit against Perkins and Will Architects, Inc. in the amount of $5,000,000 for design on construction deficiencies at the OCC Des Plaines campus. The News, Thursday, March 4, 1982, p. 6 Litigation, Oakton Community College - Buildings, Perkins and Will Architects, Inc.
Suit says he ain't playing games 1981-10-22 Albert Brooks Friedman filed a $15 million lawsuit against the Village of Skokie and the Skokie Park District. Friedman claims he was not given two quarters back by Skatium personnel after a game machine took his money but then didn't work. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 22, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Litigation, Friedman, Albert Brooks, Skokie
Cop bias hearing Oct. 26 1981-10-18 A hearing has been scheduled for Oct. 26 in the 1980 discrimination suit filed by two Skokie police officers who alleged they were treated unjustly because of their race and sex. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, October 18, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Discrimination - Race, Discrimination - Sex, Litigation, Skokie Police Department
Searle loses second round of lawsuit 1981-09-10 In an August 27 judgment the Illinois Appeals Court ruled that a number of suits filed in 1979 by 19 British residents against Searle should be tried in Illinois rather than England. The News, Thursday, September 10, 1981, p. 9 G.D. Searle & Co., Litigation, Business - Pharmaceutical companies
Area firm files $1 million lawsuit 1981-08-06 Joseph Salon, president of Timber Industries, has sued the village for $1 million because he was not allowed to open a wood products processing plant. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 6, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Salon, Joseph, Litigation, Business, Timber Industries
Skokie board refuses to reconsider vote 1981-06-11 Orchard Village is planning a lawsuit again the village of Skokie because the village denied a request for a special use permit to create a group home for mentally disabled adults at 8636 Keystone. The News, Thursday, June 11, 1981, p. 3 Housing - Group homes, Zoning, Orchard Village, Disabled - Mentally, Litigation
Orchard tries again, fails to get ok 1981-06-11 After failing at a second attempt to get a special use permit, Bernie Salbert, director of the Orchard Association for the Retarded, said he will recommend to the Board of Directors that the Association file suit against the village. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 11, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Housing - Group homes, Zoning, Orchard Village, Saltberg, Bernie, Disabled - Mentally, Litigation, Orchard Association for the Retarded
Chosen" parks must defend against suit 1981-05-03 Already facing financial problems, the Skokie Park District will now have to defend itself in a tax-abatement class-action suit filed last week by Cook County State's Attorney Richard Daley. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, May 3, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Taxation - Property tax, Litigation, Skokie Park District - Budget and expenditures
Park District named in suit 1981-04-30 The Cook County State's Attorney has filed a class-action lawsuit against the taxing bodies of Cook County. One of the defendants is the Skokie Park District. The News, Thursday, April 30, 1981, p. 3 Taxation - Property tax, Skokie Park District, Litigation
Pot law legality in question 1981-01-25 The Village Attorney says he is studying a U.S. Appeals Court decision which may affect a pending lawsuit against Skokie's pot paraphernalia ordinance. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, January 25, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Drugs, Litigation, Laws and regulations
Suit charges anti-semitism by State College teacher 1980-12-04 Lawsuit charging sexual and religious harassment has been filed against Governor's State by the American Jewish Congress on behalf of Clarice Weissbuch. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 4, 1980, Sec. 1, p. 2 Discrimination - Sex, Litigation, Weissbuch, Clarice, Discrimination - Religion, American Jewish Congress
Lawsuit follows Niles riot: Skokie family claims Mill Run may be responsible for fight following concert 1980-09-11 The Thomas L. Ross family, of Skokie, is planning legal action against a theater in Niles. The News, Thursday, September 11, 1980, p. 3 Litigation, Violence, Ross, Thomas L.
Flood victims go to court: Suit charges 'negligence' in tunnel 1980-07-31 Skokie and Evanston residents have filed suit against the MSD charging gross negligence in the recent flooding of their basements. The News, Thursday, July 31, 1980, p. 3 Flood control, Metropolitan Sanitary District, Litigation, Sewers and sewage disposal, Deep Tunnel
Cop motion rejected by U.S. judge 1980-07-17 Federal judge refuses to issue restraining order against village. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 17, 1980, Sec. 1, p. 1 Discrimination - Race, Discrimination - Sex, Litigation, Skokie Police Department
Cop lawsuit filed in federal court 1980-07-03 Attorney for patrolwomen charging discrimination has filed a lawsuit against the village in Federal District Court. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 3, 1980, Sec. 1, p. 1 Litigation, Discrimination, Skokie Police Department
Lawsuit: Wilmette residents fight buildings 1980-06-26 A group of Wilmette residents have filed a lawsuit against Skokie to prevent construction of an office complex near their homes. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 26, 1980, Sec. 1, p. 1 Litigation,
Parents sue Nilehi for negligence, malpractice 1980-01-24 Parents of a student at Nilehi have sued District 219 Board and others, charging negligence and educational malpractice. The News, Thursday, January 24, 1980, p. 9 Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board
Ordinances 1979-12-27 Ordinance authorizing the corporation counsel to file a civil action to recover penalties for ordinance violations. The News, Thursday, December 27, 1979, p. 24 Ordinances, Litigation
Group sues 219 Bd. to recover 'lost' days 1979-12-20 Suit has been filed charging the District 219 Board is required to make-up lost class days as a result of the teachers' strike in September. The News, Thursday, December 20, 1979, p. 8 Litigation, Public School District 202 - Board, Strikes
Dist. 219 attorneys seek suit dismissal 1979-10-18 District 219 attorney filed to dismiss lawsuit against board members who removed Hirsch and Contarsy from executive positions on the Board. The News, Thursday, October 18, 1979, p. 3 Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board
Fight Mikva on pay raise 1979-10-04 Senator James McClure filed suit to prevent Abner Mikva to serve on the U.S. Court of Appeals. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 4, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 1 McClure, Senator James, Litigation, Mikva, Abner
219 feud goes to court 1979-08-23 District 219 Board have filed suit for the courts to decide who will be president and secretary of the Board. The News, Thursday, August 23, 1979, p. 7 Fleischer, Ray, Hirsch, Gordon, Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board, Contarsy, George, Minkus, Fred
Nilehi to seek court ruling on Board election 1979-08-23 Nilehi Board initiated a lawsuit to determine who legally should act as President and Secretary of the Board. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 23, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 3 Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board
Moch wins 219 suit 1979-07-12 Circuit court judge rules Eric Moch won the seat on the 219 District Board, after a 2-month legal battle. The News, Thursday, July 12, 1979, p. 3 Moch, Eric, Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board - Elections, Lipin, Ben
ACLU delays action against marijuana law 1979-07-05 Local chapter of ACLU delays action in regard to Skokie's ordinance regulating businesses selling drug paraphernalia. The News, Thursday, July 5, 1979, p. 4 Drugs, Ordinances, Litigation, American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
Judge oks 3 changes in 219 suit 1979-06-21 Changes in Eric Moch's petition to unseat Ben Lipin from the 219 School Board are approved. The News, Thursday, June 21, 1979, p. 3 Moch, Eric, Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board - Elections, Lipin, Ben
Lipin moves to dismiss suit 1979-06-14 Ben Lipin's attorney filed a motion to "strike and dismiss" Eric Moch's bid to unseat Lipin from District 219 Board. The News, Thursday, June 14, 1979, p. 3 Moch, Eric, Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board - Elections, Lipin, Ben
Lipin presses to dismiss suit 1979-06-14 District 219 Board member Ben Lipin is fighting Eric Moch's suit to overturn Lipin's victory in the Nilehi board election. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 14, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 3 Moch, Eric, Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board - Elections, Lipin, Ben
Date nears for Lipin to respond in 219 1979-05-31 Ben Lipin has until June 11th to file a response to Eric Moch's bid to unseat him from District 219 Board. The News, Thursday, May 31, 1979, p. 3 Moch, Eric, Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board - Elections, Lipin, Ben
Moch files; no date yet 1979-05-10 No court date has been set in the suit that Eric Moch filed to overturn the results of District 219 Board election held last April. The News, Thursday, May 10, 1979, p. 6 Moch, Eric, Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board - Elections, Lipin, Ben
No discrimination in firing -- Village 1979-03-01 Village officials refused to participate in a conciliation session with a fired Public Works employee. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 1, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 1 Litigation, Municipal employees
Meyer may end township aid suit 1979-02-11 Vera Meyer who is suing Niles Township may settle the case out-of-court. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, February 11, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 1 Meyer, Vera, Litigation, Niles Township
Lawsuit over aid still active 1979-01-07 Vera Meyer is suing the Niles Township alleging it refused medical benefits to a qualified Skokie woman. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, January 7, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 1 Government - Niles Township, Meyer, Vera, Litigation
Nilehi may continue talks with OCC in public: Judge 1979-01-04 District 219 Board may resume negotiations on sale of Niles North building to OCC, but all sessions must be open to public. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 4, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 1 Litigation, Niles North High School, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board, Oakton Community College - Board
Legal battle to continue: Bank wins dismissal of Stein suit 1978-12-07 Lawsuit brought by Richard Stein against First National Bank of Skokie dismissed in federal court; Stein plans to file in County Circuit Court. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 7, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 1 Housing - Senior housing, nursing homes, and assisted living, Stein, Richard, Litigation, First National Bank of Skokie
Court delays Northi ruling 1978-11-26 Hearing on lawsuit blocking the sale of Niles North High School to Oakton Community College has been delayed to January 3rd. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, November 26, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 1 Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Buildings, Litigation, Niles North High School, Oakton Community College - Board
Turmoil over NorthHi sale: 219 Board cancels meet on Oakton offer 1978-10-26 Injunction against District 219 Board from discussing sale of Niles North to Oakton Community College. The News, Thursday, October 26, 1978, p. 3 Litigation, Bishop, Jeanne, Niles North High School, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board, Oakton Community College - Board
Housing deal heralds construction start 1978-10-19 Richard Stein to drop lawsuit against local residents and business owners who opposed construction of subsidized housing for elderly. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 19, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 1 Housing - Senior housing, nursing homes, and assisted living, Resnick, Nancy, Stein, Richard, Litigation
Court mulls senior housing plan 1978-07-30 The Illinois Appellate Court will determine the future of a proposed 150-unit building in downtown Skokie. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, July 30, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 1 Housing - Senior housing, nursing homes, and assisted living, Stein, Richard, Litigation
Young sues to halt med building 1978-07-23 Samuel Young has filed a lawsuit to prevent construction of a medical office building on the grounds of the Skokie Valley Community Hospital. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, July 23, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 1 Young, Samuel, Litigation, Skokie Valley Hospital
Black lawsuit leads to wild board meeting 1978-06-22 Niles Township Clerk, Louis Black, filed suit against the Village asking the permit given for Nazi march be revoked. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 22, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 5 Protests, demonstrations, etc., Litigation, Niles Township, Black, Louis
Village will appeal Nazi court decision 1978-03-02 Village intends to appeal two recent court decisions regarding the tentative Nazi march in Skokie. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 2, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 1 Protests, demonstrations, etc., Litigation, National Socialist Party of America
In housing battle: Opponents win minor victory 1978-01-26 Opponents of the subsidized senior housing at Lincoln and Galitz won a minor victory in their legal battle. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 26, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 1 Housing - Senior housing, nursing homes, and assisted living, Litigation
See delay in housing 1978-01-12 Skokie housing project could be delayed by a year if opponents of subsidized senior housing at Lincoln and Galitz are allowed to appeal case. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 12, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 1 Housing - Senior housing, nursing homes, and assisted living, Litigation
Court gives accident victims $2.4 million 1978-01-01 Lori Gutman and Jorie Kessler received an out-of-court settlement of $2.4 million for severe burns they received at a camp cookout at Devonshire Park in 1974. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, January 1, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 1 Kessler, Jorie, Litigation, Gutman, Lori
Trial begins on downtown Skokie housing project 1977-11-27 Article on the lawsuit brought by four residents against Village and the developer of the proposed senior housing development. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, November 27, 1977, Sec. 1, p. 1 Housing - Senior housing, nursing homes, and assisted living, Stein, Richard, Litigation
Skokie cites 'fighting words' in brief 1977-08-25 The Nazi swastika was characterized as "fighting words" in a brief filed with the Illinois Supreme Court. The News, Thursday, August 25, 1977, p. 8 Protests, demonstrations, etc., Litigation, National Socialist Party of America, Illinois Supreme Court
ACLU seeks federal ruling on march law 1977-08-18 ACLU filed suit on behalf of Nazis seeking ruling on 3 ordinances designed to prevent march. The News, Thursday, August 18, 1977, p. 4 Protests, demonstrations, etc., Ordinances, Litigation, National Socialist Party of America, American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
Nazis appeal court injunction 1977-05-26 Article on Nazi's appeal to Illinois Supreme Court to allow march in Skokie. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 26, 1977, Sec. 1, p. 1 Protests, demonstrations, etc., Litigation, National Socialist Party of America, Illinois Supreme Court
Senior housing case to Supreme Court 1977-03-03 Lawsuit challenges Skokie's right to sell village-owned land for a subsidized elderly housing project. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 3, 1977, Sec. 1, p. 5 Housing - Senior housing, nursing homes, and assisted living, Litigation
Labor office asks court order against Skokie chemical plant 1977-02-24 U.S. Department of Labor asks for court order against Hodag Chemical for alleged violations of Fair Labor Standards Act. The News, Thursday, February 24, 1977, p. 5 Hodag Chemical Corporation, Litigation, U.S. Department of Labor
ACLU threatens Nilehi lawsuit 1977-01-06 ACLU threatens Niles Township High School Board with a lawsuit for refusing space to Citizens Association for Better Education. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 6, 1977, p. 3 Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board, Citizens Association for Better Education, American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
Skokie housing suit imminent 1976-05-13 Group of residents plan to seek a permanent injunction against the construction of senior housing at Lincoln and Galitz. The News, Thursday, May 13, 1976, p. 3 Housing - Senior housing, nursing homes, and assisted living, Litigation
Yes to senior housing report: Court is next: Objectors 1976-04-01 Village group opposing senior housing at Lincoln and Galitz warns it may take Village Board to court. The News, Thursday, April 1, 1976, p. 3 Housing - Senior housing, nursing homes, and assisted living, Skokie Board of Trustees, Litigation
Elliott testifies in cop suit: Attitude, time, count for cops 1976-01-06 William Elliott, Chairman of Fire and Police Commission, testified in lawsuit against Village brought by 32 fired policemen. The News, Tuesday, January 6, 1976, p. 3 Skokie Board of Fire and Police Commissioners, Elliott, William, Litigation, Skokie Police Department
Individual liability is dropped in police suit 1975-12-25 Personal liability is dropped in lawsuit, but Village of Skokie and Fire and Police Commission remain as defendants. The News, Thursday, December 25, 1975, p. 3 Skokie Board of Fire and Police Commissioners, Litigation, Strikes, Skokie Police Department
Skokie cop suit in court: Judge asks quick trial 1975-12-11 Article on lawsuit brought against Fire and Police Commission and Police Chief Kenneth Chamberlain by fired Skokie policemen. The News, Thursday, December 11, 1975, p. 3 Skokie Board of Fire and Police Commissioners, Litigation, Chamberlain, Kenneth, Strikes, Skokie Police Department
Drop officials in police suit: Reduce $ damages 1975-12-04 Article on the changes in the lawsuit brought by CCPA in response to the disciplinary action against police in "uniform strike". The News, Thursday, December 4, 1975, p. 3 Skokie Board of Fire and Police Commissioners, Skokie Board of Trustees, Litigation, Combined Counties Police Association (CCPA), Strikes, Skokie Police Department
Judge's order halted: Skokie cops still jobless 1975-10-09 Fired Skokie policemen ordered reinstated by Judge. The News, Thursday, October 9, 1975, p. 3 Litigation, Strikes, Skokie Police Department
Setback in township suit temporary; records found 1975-08-21 Article on lawsuit between Niles Township supervisor and Township clerk. The News, Thursday, August 21, 1975, p. 6 Anderson, Charles, Government - Niles Township, Litigation, Black, Louis
Record amount awarded widow 1974-09-26 Jury awards Bernice Kovaciny $572,000 as a result of the accidental death of her husband. The News, Thursday, September 26, 1974, p. 8 Kovaciny, Bernice, Litigation
Briefs 1974-02-21 E.W. Corrigan Construction filed suit against Skokie Library Board for funds still owed. The News, Thursday, February 21, 1974, p. 2 E.W. Corrigan Construction Company, Litigation, Skokie Public Library - Expansion and renovation
Skokie appeals decision? 1973-01-25 Skokie may appeal court decision rezoning a tract at Drake and Church to allow apartment complex. The News, Thursday, January 25, 1973, p. 1 Zoning, Litigation, Housing - Apartment buildings
Skokie cop sues CCPA head Flood 1972-08-17 Albert Fournier, Skokie policeman, files lawsuit against John Flood, president of CCPA. The News, Thursday, August 17, 1972, p. 2 Fournier, Albert, Flood, John, Litigation, Combined Counties Police Association (CCPA), Skokie Police Department
Jaycees join in Sears fight 1972-05-18 Skokie Jaycees supports efforts to reduce Sears Tower by 250 feet. The News, Thursday, May 18, 1972, p. 4 Jaycees of Skokie, Litigation
Skokie, Deerfield fight Sears Tower 1972-03-30 Skokie and Deerfield ask courts for injunction to halt construction of Sears Tower. The News, Thursday, March 30, 1972, p. 9 Deerfield, Litigation, Skokie, Sears Tower
Maryhill site fight to court 1972-03-30 OCC Board suing to void Illinois Junior College Board's action withdrawing support for permanent campus at Maryhill Cemetery. The News, Thursday, March 30, 1972, p. 8 Illinois Junior College Board, Litigation, Maryhill Cemetery, Oakton Community College - Board
Skokie to file suit over remap 1971-09-23 Skokie Trustees decide to file a lawsuit over remapping of Niles Township. The News, Thursday, September 23, 1971, p. 1 Skokie Board of Trustees, Litigation, Niles Township
Szuberla, Nilehi named in libel suit 1971-03-18 Ex-Niles East teacher, John Palm, files libel suit naming District 219 and former Superintendent Charles Szuberla as co-defendants. The News, Thursday, March 18, 1971, p. 9 Litigation, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools), Palm, John, Szuberla, Charles, Niles East High School
Powers cleans wastes...but suit is filed 1970-05-21 Courts to decide if Powers Regulator is in violation of state pollution standards. The News, Thursday, May 21, 1970, p. 1 Pollution - Water, Litigation, Powers Regulator Company, North Shore Channel
Scott files suit: 'We're nearly clean': Wells answers air pollution charge 1970-04-30 Wells Manufacturing sued by state after protests by Nilehi students and teachers. The News, Thursday, April 30, 1970, p. 1 Protests, demonstrations, etc., Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Student activities, Litigation, Wells Manufacturing Co., Pollution - Air
$300 G in damages sought 1960-05-19 Village sues two construction companies involved in remodeling Village Hall. The News, Thursday, May 19, 1960, p. 3 Renovation and repair, Village Hall, Litigation