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Case #98CH2312: Gmitruk v. Archbishop Francis George Northwest-sider Tadeusz Gmitruk accuses newly elevated Cardinal Francis George of shirking his diplomatic responsibilities. Gmitruk was disappointed when George went to Rome last month to receive his new title while Cardinal Jozef Glemp of Warsaw was visiting Chicago. The suit says that George’s absence “make damage [to] all […]

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Case #97L015744: Shaw v. Zahn Hell hath no fury like Kindra Shaw, scorned when fiance Werner Zahn broke off their engagement and nine-year relationship last August. Shaw claims Zahn promised to marry her and provide “$2,000.00 per month for rent, an $800.00 per week allowance, the use of credit cards held in his name and […]

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Case #97L4694: Rentschler v. Manhole Michael Rentschler says he “suffered great bodily pain and injury and mental anguish” from an April 30, 1995, fall in the bathroom of the gay bar Manhole, 3458 N. Halsted. Rentschler charges that the proprietors of Manhole “negligently permitted grease, oil or other slippery material” to remain on the bathroom […]