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Freedom From Religion Foundation sues Mercer school board over Bible classes

Kyla Asbury Jan. 20, 2017, 3:59pm

BLUEFIELD – The Freedom From Religion Foundation is suing Mercer County Board of Education, Mercer County Schools and Superintendent Deborah S. Akers over a Bible classes program in the public school system.

Woman sues Kroger for knee injury at Putnam Co. store

Kyla Asbury Jan. 20, 2017, 1:10pm

HUNTINGTON – A woman is suing Kroger after she claims she was injured at Kroger when she slipped and fell on water on the floor.

Man accuses Dish Network of wrongful termination

Kyla Asbury Jan. 20, 2017, 1:08pm

SUMMERSVILLE – A man is suing Dish Network after he claims his employment was wrongfully terminated.

Man sues West Virginia’s Choice for negligent services by caregiver

Kyla Asbury Jan. 20, 2017, 1:06pm

MARTINSBURG – A man is suing West Virginia’s Choice Inc. after he claims he was provided a caregiver who was negligent and caused him financial harm.

Greenbrier Co. woman sues TransAmerica Insurance for breach of contract

Kyla Asbury Jan. 20, 2017, 1:03pm

BECKLEY – A Greenbrier County woman is suing TransAmerica Premier Life Insurance Company after she claims it breached its contract with her.

Viking Energy, others sue insurer for failure to defend in lawsuits

Kyla Asbury Jan. 20, 2017, 1:01pm

CHARLESTON – Viking Energy Corporation, M&S Properties and Viking Transportation & Disposal Company are suing St. Paul Surplus Lines Insurance Company after they claim it failed to defend them in lawsuits in which they were named defendants.

New Business Court Division judge says state 'has always been good to me'

Carrie Salls Jan. 20, 2017, 9:34am

CHARLESTON – A Harrison County circuit judge began a nearly two-year appointment to the Business Court on Jan. 1, finishing out the remainder of the seven-year term of a retiring judge, which ends in October 2019.

New office managing partner looks to 'strategically grow' Dinsmore in Morgantown

Carrie Salls Jan. 20, 2017, 9:28am

MORGANTOWN – Joshua S. Rogers has been named office managing partner at Dinsmore & Shohl LLP’s Morgantown office, effective Jan. 1. 

Child, parents accuse school board, former teacher of negligence

Philip Gonzales Jan. 20, 2017, 9:26am

RIPLEY — A Jackson County child and her parents are suing the county board of education and a former teacher, alleging their negligence led to injuries to the child. 

ATV owner blames repair shop operators for injuries

Philip Gonzales Jan. 20, 2017, 9:25am

LOGAN — A Logan County ATV owner is suing local repair shop operators, alleging their negligence led to injuries for the plaintiff. 

Worker blames facility operator for injuries

Philip Gonzales Jan. 20, 2017, 9:23am

PINEVILLE — A worker is suing a Charleston business, alleging the defendant's negligence led to injuries to the plaintiff.

Railroad conductor blames Norfolk Southern for injuries

Philip Gonzales Jan. 20, 2017, 9:22am

PRINCETON — A Kentucky railroad conductor is suing Norfolk Southern, alleging its negligence caused injuries to the plaintiff. 

Pennsylvania company alleges mine supply business breached contract

Philip Gonzales Jan. 20, 2017, 9:21am

PINEVILLE — A Pennsylvania company is suing a Cyclone mine supply business, alleging breach of contract and unjust enrichment.

Morrisey, other AGs challenge Stream Protection Rule

Chris Dickerson Jan. 19, 2017, 11:40am

WASHINGTON – The Attorneys General of West Virginia and Ohio are leading a group of 13 states in a challenge to the federal Stream Protection Rule, which is scheduled to go into effect Jan. 19.

AG's office warns consumers to beware of grandparent scam

Chris Dickerson Jan. 19, 2017, 11:25am

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey's office is urging residents to be wary of callers alleging to be grandchildren in need of help.

Customer blames Dollar General for injuries

Philip Gonzales Jan. 19, 2017, 9:15am

LOGAN — A Kentucky man is suing a Dollar General store, alleging its negligence caused injuries to the defendant.