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Coal mining company accused of not repaying entire loan

Philip Gonzales Aug. 23, 2016, 6:54pm

BECKLEY — A fiduciary of a deceased man's estate is suing Classic Coal Sales Inc., a coal mining company, citing alleged breach of contract and unjust enrichment.

Master machinist alleges age discrimination

Philip Gonzales Aug. 23, 2016, 6:51pm

BECKLEY — A master machinist is suing Phillips Machine Services Inc., a mining machine manufacturer, citing alleged age discrimination and intentional infliction of emotional distress.

Man blames complex owners for fall on stairs

Philip Gonzales Aug. 23, 2016, 6:48pm

CHARLESTON — An man is suing Shamrock Villa Apartments LLC and John Doe, apartment owners, alleging that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Physician claims defamation by hospital CEO

Philip Gonzales Aug. 23, 2016, 6:44pm

PRINCETON — A physician is suing Bluefield Hospital Company LLC, Bluefield Clinic Company LLC and CEO Gigi Fergus, citing alleged defamation.

Failure to complete construction project alleged

Philip Gonzales Aug. 23, 2016, 6:37pm

KINGWOOD — Two Preston County residents are suing MVB Bank Inc. Rosalba Nutter and Derrick Pritt, loan servicer, employee and contractor, respectively, citing alleged negligence, fraud, misappropriation and unjust enrichment.

Outbreak of overdoses adds to urgency of Capito's call for opioid guidelines

Dawn Geske Aug. 23, 2016, 2:08pm

HUNTINGTON – With more than 26 overdoses in a four-hour time period in Huntington, a letter from one of West Virginia's U.S. senators urging guidelines for prescribing opioids for acute pain is timely.

Grandmother claims negligence led to grandson's death

Philip Gonzales Aug. 22, 2016, 4:51pm

CHARLESTON — A grandmother of a deceased grandson is suing Charleston Area Medical Center Inc., a health care provider, citing alleged breach of duty.

Woman blames junk company for garage-door injuries

Philip Gonzales Aug. 22, 2016, 4:41pm

BECKLEY — A woman is suing Barker Junk Company Inc., a business owner, alleging that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Woman claims defamation, violation of constitutional rights

Philip Gonzales Aug. 22, 2016, 4:36pm

BLUEFIELD — A woman is suing Princeton Community Hospital, Bahavioral Health Pavillon, Dr. Kerry Musick, Anita Waid, Dr. Jeffry T. Gee and Jenny Stultz, health care providers, alleging fraud and defamation of character.

Pair claim debt collection attempts are morass of confusion

Philip Gonzales Aug. 22, 2016, 4:27pm

POINT PLEASANT — Two consumers are suing MRS BPO LLC d/b/a MRS Associates, a debt collection agency, alleging unfair and unconscionable debt collection.

Horse trainer seeks damages for injuries on job

Philip Gonzales Aug. 22, 2016, 4:21pm

WINFIELD — A horse trainer is suing farm owners Winsford Taylor and Jane Taylor, d/b/a Taylor Made Farm, alleging that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Woman sues West Virginia General Services Division for negligence

Kyla Asbury Aug. 19, 2016, 8:40pm

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County woman is suing the West Virginia General Services Division after she claims it was negligent and caused her to suffer damages.

Couple sues Charleston Area Medical Center for negligence

Kyla Asbury Aug. 19, 2016, 8:37pm

CHARLESTON – A man and his wife are suing Charleston Area Medical Center after they claim the hospital was negligent in caring properly for him during a procedure.

Couple sues DHHR for misrepresenting child’s medical history

Kyla Asbury Aug. 19, 2016, 8:35pm

CHARLESTON – A couple is suing the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources after they claim it failed to inform them of the medical history of a child they adopted.

Man sues Charleston Area Medical Center for negligence

Kyla Asbury Aug. 19, 2016, 8:31pm

CHARLESTON – A man is suing Charleston Area Medical Center after he claims it and others were negligent and caused him pain and damages.

Mother, son sue physicians for negligent treatment

Kyla Asbury Aug. 19, 2016, 8:24pm

CHARLESTON – A mother and her minor son are suing two Charleston physicians they claim were negligent in their treatment of broken bones and infection.