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Beckley attorney accused of embezzlement arrested again

Kyla Asbury Jul. 22, 2016, 10:28am

BECKLEY – Beckley attorney Richard E. Hardison Jr. has been arrested again, this time facing additional charges for using a client’s settlement money to pay his bond. Hardison is already facing drug and embezzlement charges.

Woman sues Girl Scout Council for wrongful termination

Kyla Asbury Jul. 21, 2016, 6:22pm

PARKERSBURG – A former employee is suing Girl Scouts of Black Diamond Council Inc. after she claims she was wrongfully terminated for reporting theft.

Two lawsuits filed against CAMC for age discrimination, wrongful termination

Kyla Asbury Jul. 21, 2016, 6:14pm

CHARLESTON – Two lawsuits have been filed against Charleston Area Medical Center after the plaintiffs claim the hospital discriminated against them based on their ages and then wrongfully terminated their employments.

98 individuals say Alpha Natural Resources contaminated their water

Kyla Asbury Jul. 21, 2016, 6:10pm

WELCH – Ninety-eight individuals are suing Alpha Natural Resources Services LLC after they claim it contaminated their water with inorganic trace elements.

Woman sues WVU BOG for allowing attacker to remain a student

Kyla Asbury Jul. 21, 2016, 6:06pm

CLARKSBURG – A woman is suing the West Virginia University Board of Governors after she claims the school allowed her attacker to remain a student after she was sexually assaulted.

Putnam woman says FamilyCare fired her due to husband’s race

Kyla Asbury Jul. 21, 2016, 6:01pm

WINFIELD – A Hurricane woman is using FamilyCare Health Centers after she claims it fired her because her of her husband’s race.

Raleigh judge upholds decision of WVDHHR against Kostenko

Kyla Asbury Jul. 21, 2016, 2:29pm

BECKLEY – Raleigh Circuit Court Judge Robert Burnside upheld the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources decision that Dr. Michael Kostenko improperly operated his clinic as a pain clinic and now owes more than $200,000 in fines.

Lawsuit previously filed under seal says Frontier misused millions in federal funds

Kyla Asbury Jul. 20, 2016, 3:05pm

CHARLESTON – A 2014 lawsuit that was filed under seal, which was lifted this week, alleges that Frontier West Virginia Inc. misused millions of dollars in federal stimulus funds.

Federal appeals court upholds EPA veto, dissenting judge says EPA revoked permit without considering costs

Kyla Asbury Jul. 20, 2016, 3:03pm

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A federal appeal court chose to uphold the U.S Environmental Protection Agency’s veto of a permit for one of the largest mountaintop removal coal-mining proposal’s in West Virginia’s history, which dissenting Judge Brett Kavanaugh criticizes, stating that the EPA must go “back to the drawing board” and weigh the costs and benefits of revoking the permit.

Woman sues Monongahela Power for power lines, company seeks to dismiss

Kyla Asbury Jul. 19, 2016, 4:51pm

KINGWOOD – A woman is suing Monongahela Power Company after she claims there are power lines on her personal property.

Consol files answer to complaint alleging work injuries, denies all allegations

Kyla Asbury Jul. 19, 2016, 4:43pm

HUNTINGTON – Consol of Kentucky Inc. filed an answer to a lawsuit alleging work injuries occurred at its Twin Branch surface mine in Mingo County.

Consol files answer to complaint alleging work injuries, denies all allegations

Kyla Asbury Jul. 19, 2016, 1:11pm

HUNTINGTON – Consol of Kentucky Inc. filed an answer to a lawsuit alleging work injuries occurred at its Twin Branch surface mine in Mingo County.

Man sues KC Transport for wrongful termination

Kyla Asbury Jul. 19, 2016, 1:07pm

WILLIAMSON – A man is suing KC Transport after he claims his employment was wrongfully terminated.

Man blames physician for wife’s wrongful death

Kyla Asbury Jul. 18, 2016, 9:44am

CHARLESTON – A man is suing a physician he claims is responsible for his wife’s wrongful death.

Class action: Buffalo Wild Wings violated Fair Labor Standards Act violations

Kyla Asbury Jul. 18, 2016, 9:42am

MARTINSBURG – A class action lawsuit has been filed against Buffalo Wild Wings after former employees allege it violated the Fair Labor Standards Act. Abbster Enterprises LLC operates the franchised Buffalo Wild Wings in Martinsburg.

Kanawha Co. woman sues Broadmore Senior Services for mother’s injuries, death

Kyla Asbury Jul. 18, 2016, 9:34am

WINFIELD – A Kanawha County woman is suing Broadmore Senior Services after she claims it failed to care for her mother, which led to her injuries and eventual death.

Couple says Charleston physicians performed unnecessary procedures

Kyla Asbury Jul. 18, 2016, 9:32am

CHARLESTON – A couple is suing two Charleston physicians they claim they performed unnecessary heart procedures.

Woman sues Greenbrier Emergency Physicians, others for mother’s death

Kyla Asbury Jul. 18, 2016, 9:30am

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing Greenbrier Emergency Physicians after she claims it is responsible for her mother’s death Drs.

Putnam woman blames Broadmore Senior Services for husband’s injuries, death

Kyla Asbury Jul. 18, 2016, 9:10am

WINFIELD – A Putnam County woman is suing Broadmore Senior Services after she claims it failed to care for her husband, which led to injuries and, eventually, his death.

Family of deceased drug informant sues police departments

Kyla Asbury Jul. 15, 2016, 5:58pm

CHARLESTON – The family of Branda Basham is suing the Charleston Police Department and Nitro Police Department after they claim they are responsible for the death of their daughter.