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Fairways files counterclaim in lawsuit alleging encroachment on Bogey's

Kyla Asbury May 15, 2017, 11:25am

WINFIELD – A property owner has filed an answer and counterclaim against another company in a lawsuit alleging it encroached onto the plaintiff’s property and caused damages.

Webb resigns from Charleston City Council to focus on opioid litigation

Kyla Asbury May 12, 2017, 2:59pm

CHARLESTON – Rusty Webb has decided to resign from Charleston City Council after four months to focus on the drug distribution lawsuits.

Workman dissent calls majority opinion in gay slur appeal 'overly simplistic'

Kyla Asbury May 12, 2017, 1:37pm

CHARLESTON – West Virginia Supreme Court Justice Margaret L. Workman called the majority opinion “overly simplistic and constricted” and said that certain individuals are targeted for violence because they are perceived to violate socially established protocols for gender and sex roles.

Four lawsuits blame DHHR for alleged sexual harassment

Kyla Asbury May 12, 2017, 1:30pm

CHARLESTON - Four lawsuits were filed against the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources alleging sexual harassment.

Wayne Co. man blames Murphy Elevator for negligence after VA Hospital visit

Kyla Asbury May 12, 2017, 1:13pm

HUNTINGTON – A Wayne County man is suing Murphy Elevator Company after he claims he was injured while in an elevator belonging to the defendant.

Man accuses Central Supply Company of West Virginia of discrimination

Kyla Asbury May 12, 2017, 12:04pm

CLARKSBURG – A Fairmont man is suing Central Supply Company of West Virginia after he claims he was discriminated against and wrongfully terminated.

Couple accuses Nationwide of wrongfully denying claim

Kyla Asbury May 12, 2017, 12:01pm

ELKINS – A couple is suing Nationwide Insurance Company of America after they claim it wrongfully denied a claim for payment.

Wayne man sues DirecTV for denying life insurance benefits

Kyla Asbury May 11, 2017, 12:49pm

WAYNE – A Wayne man is suing DirecTV after he claims it denied the life insurance benefits he and his wife should have received after the death of their daughter.

Man sues Bluefield Regional doctor left foreign object after surgery

Kyla Asbury May 11, 2017, 12:30pm

PRINCETON – A man is suing Bluefield Regional Medical Center after he claims a foreign object was left inside him after a surgical procedure.

Couple sues Wal-mart for injuries sustained at Lewisburg store

Kyla Asbury May 11, 2017, 12:26pm

BECKLEY – A couple is suing Wal-mart Stores East after they claim it was negligent and caused injuries.

Woman claims community action group singled her out for gypsy ancestry

Kyla Asbury May 10, 2017, 2:49pm

PRINCETON – A woman is suing Community Action of Southeastern West Virginia after she claims she was singled out because of her gypsy ancestry.

Former employee accuses Hurricane Chevrolet of discrimination

Kyla Asbury May 10, 2017, 2:48pm

WINFIELD – A man is suing Hurricane Chevrolet after he claims it discriminated against him and refused to give him light duty work after he had surgery.

Teays Valley bar accuses adjacent restaurant of encroachment

Kyla Asbury May 10, 2017, 2:45pm

WINFIELD – SA Inc. is suing Aussie Enterprises for encroaching onto its property and causing damages.

Woman sues WVU Hospitals for FLSA violations

Kyla Asbury May 10, 2017, 2:33pm

MARTINSBURG – A woman is suing West Virginia University Hospitals-East Inc. after she claims it violated the Fair Labor Standards Act. West Virginia University Hospitals-East Inc. is doing business as WV University Healthcare.

Morgantown, council members file reply to city clerk’s response to a motion to dismiss

Kyla Asbury May 9, 2017, 10:45am

MORGANTOWN – The defendants have filed a reply to Morgantown City Clerk Linda Tucker’s response to their motion to dismiss in her lawsuit alleging she was retaliated against “As noted in the defendants’ motion to dismiss, the plaintiff still has her job; she has not been fired; she has not been demoted; she has not been disciplined; her pay has not been cut; her staff has been increased; and she has not been kept from performing any of her official duties,” the defendants’ May 4 reply states.

Former Kanawha County Judge Hey dies at 86

Kyla Asbury May 8, 2017, 4:15pm

CHARLESTON – A former circuit judge who served Kanawha County for nearly 20 years has died.

Justice's coal company accused of failing to uphold contracts

Kyla Asbury May 8, 2017, 2:49pm

CHARLESTON – Gov. Jim Justice’s family coal company has been named in a lawsuit for allegedly failing to do its part in coal supply contracts with a Canadian steel company known as Essar Steel Algoma Inc. Southern Coal Sales Corporation filed an answer May 4, denying the allegations and seeking to have the case moved from bankruptcy court in Delaware to federal district court in New York.

New technology helps to raise juror turnout in West Virginia

Kyla Asbury May 8, 2017, 12:12pm

CHARLESTON – A new service is helping to improve juror turnout percentages in West Virginia. Bobby Boggess, the vice president of Software Computer Group, said company officials identified a need for a new jury notification system. He called the current system inadequate. The new product is named Juror Calling.

Woman says co-worker at Bob Evans sexually harassed her

Kyla Asbury May 5, 2017, 2:53pm

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing Bob Evans Farms after she claims she was sexually harassed by a co-worker.

Woman sues Logan-Mingo Area Mental Health for wrongful termination

Kyla Asbury May 5, 2017, 2:52pm

WILLIAMSON – A Dingess woman is suing Longa-Mingo Area Mental Health Inc. after she claims her employment was wrongfully terminated when she refused to falsify documents.