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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.

Couple claim misrepresentation about habitability of home

Philip Gonzales Aug. 19, 2016, 5:14pm

WHEELING — A married couple's lawsuit against Albert L. Rush, Cindy A. Rush. Alicia Peklinsky, Lee C. Paul III and Paull Associates Realty Inc. d/b/a/ Paull Associates Real Estate, real estate agents, alleges breach of warranties and fraud.

Woman alleges failure to provide reasonable accommodation

Philip Gonzales Aug. 19, 2016, 5:04pm

WINFIELD — A winder operator is suing Diamond Electric Manufacturing Corporation, a former employer, citing alleged failure to provide reasonable accommodation.

Man says former employer owes him wages

Philip Gonzales Aug. 19, 2016, 5:01pm

LOGAN — A lab technician has filed a class-action lawsuit against Acculab Inc., a former employer, citing alleged breach of duty and unpaid wages.

Suit alleges harassment, discrimination at workplace

Philip Gonzales Aug. 19, 2016, 4:58pm

LOGAN — A couple's lawsuit against Greenbrier Minerals LLC, Jack Pauley, Jason Acord and five John Does alleges age discrimination and wrongful termination.

Man claims wife was hurt when gurney tipped over

Philip Gonzales Aug. 19, 2016, 4:52pm

HUNTINGTON — An executor of a deceased woman's estate is suing the County Commission of Cabell County and Cabell County EMS, public corporations, citing alleged insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.