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Attorney General seeks to eradicate drug abuse, incentivize safe pain management strategies

Kyla Asbury Apr. 28, 2016, 7:17pm

CHARLESTON – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is urging a large malpractice insurance company to discount premiums for doctors who further their education in treating pain with non-opioid alternatives.

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Man says Walmart blood pressure cuff caused injuries

Kyla Asbury Apr. 28, 2016, 2:09pm

HUNTINGTON – A man is suing Walmart after he claims the store’s blood pressure machine was defective and caused him injuries.

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Hobby Lobby wants injury lawsuit removed to federal court

Kyla Asbury Apr. 28, 2016, 2:02pm

HUNTINGTON – A woman is suing Hobby Lobby Stores Inc. after she claims she was injured on its property.

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Six lawsuits filed against Antero Resources for nuisance

Kyla Asbury Apr. 28, 2016, 1:58pm

WEST UNION – Six lawsuits have been filed against Antero Resources alleging private nuisance due to the construction of the Canton North Compressor Station.

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Two lawsuits filed against Murphy Transportation for car accident

Kyla Asbury Apr. 28, 2016, 1:32pm

WINFIELD – Two lawsuits have been filed against Murphy Transportation for a car accident that caused injuries.

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Judicial Investigation Commission dismisses complaint against Ferguson

Kyla Asbury Apr. 27, 2016, 5:30pm

HUNTINGTON – The Judicial Investigation Commission has voted to dismiss the complaint against Cabell Circuit Judge Alfred E. Ferguson by the law partner of his election opponent. The commission voted 8-0 to unanimously dismiss the complaint against Ferguson, stating they found no merit or probable cause of a violation.

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Morgantown businessman says City Council didn't follow rules

Kyla Asbury Apr. 25, 2016, 2:07pm

MORGANTOWN – A Morgantown businessman has filed a lawsuit on behalf of the state against Morgantown City Council after he claims it failed to follow rules in filling a seat on the Morgantown Planning Commission.

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Preston Co. woman blames M&A WV Ridge for son’s injuries at party

Kyla Asbury Apr. 25, 2016, 2:04pm

MORGANTOWN – A Preston County woman is suing M&A WV Ridge JV LP after she claims her minor son sustained injuries because of a party on its property.

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Pa. man says defective RJ Repco product resulted in amputation

Kyla Asbury Apr. 25, 2016, 2:00pm

MORGANTOWN – A Brownsville, Pa., man is suing RJ Repco Inc. after he claims he suffered a traumatic amputation due to a defective product. On Dec. 12, 2014, Ronald K.

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Charleston man blames Lafta General Services for son’s death

Kyla Asbury Apr. 25, 2016, 1:56pm

CHARLESTON – A Charleston man is suing Lafta General Services Inc. for the death of his son.

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WVU student sues another student over alleged January assault

Kyla Asbury Apr. 25, 2016, 1:51pm

MORGANTOWN – A Lewis County woman and student at West Virginia University is suing another student she claims assaulted her.

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Environmental groups sue DEP secretary for water pollution

Kyla Asbury Apr. 22, 2016, 3:18pm

CLARKSBURG – Three environmental groups are suing the Secretary of the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection for violating provisions of the Clean Water Act. Randy C.

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Judge denies motion to dismiss in Berkeley Medical Center malpractice lawsuit

Kyla Asbury Apr. 22, 2016, 3:13pm

MARTINSBURG – District Judge Gina Groh has denied a motion to dismiss in a lawsuit involving Berkeley Medical Center and alleged malpractice during the birth of a child.

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Trial set in lawsuit against Blue Ridge Manor Apartments for injuries

Kyla Asbury Apr. 22, 2016, 3:08pm

WHEELING – The trial date has been set in a lawsuit against Blue Ridge Manor Apartments alleging injuries.

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Woman sues Ohio County Assessor candidate for breach of contract

Kyla Asbury Apr. 22, 2016, 3:03pm

WHEELING – A woman is suing a candidate for Ohio County Assessor after she claims the woman failed to pay rent owed. On Aug. 10, April Luv signed a lease with Ann Ream for the occupancy of 35 Clinton Drive in Triadelphia, according to a complaint filed on Nov. 18 in Ohio Magistrate Court and then removed to Ohio Circuit Court on April 13.

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Attorney General announces Money Smart Week events for the Metro Valley

Kyla Asbury Apr. 22, 2016, 3:00pm

CHARLESTON – The Attorney General’s Office has announced Money Smart Week events to help educate consumers on financial literacy.

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AmerisourceBergen asks judge to deny request to unseal records

Kyla Asbury Apr. 22, 2016, 2:51pm

MADISON – AmerisourceBergen has filed a court document asking Circuit Judge William Thompson to deny a request made by the Charleston Gazette-Mail to unseal court records.

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Wyoming County student claims he was molested by teacher

Kyla Asbury Apr. 21, 2016, 2:33pm

PINEVILLE – A minor, through his mother, is suing the Wyoming County Board of Education after he claims he was molested by a teacher.

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Trial date set in Heritage Home Group discrimination suit

Kyla Asbury Apr. 20, 2016, 3:08pm

CLARKSBURG – A trial date has been set in a lawsuit against Heritage Home Group alleging discrimination.

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Judge denies Ball's partial motion to dismiss injury suit

Kyla Asbury Apr. 20, 2016, 3:01pm

WHEELING – District Judge John Preston Bailey denied Ball Corporation and Ball Metal Food Container LLC’s partial motion to dismiss in a lawsuit alleging an employee sustained hand injuries at work.

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