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Supreme Court remands Quicken Loans lawsuit

Kyla Asbury Jun. 27, 2017, 8:55am

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has remanded a lawsuit against Quicken Loans after it ruled that the jury’s award of damages needs to be revisited.

Couple blames Marshall County Coal Company for property damages

Kyla Asbury Jun. 23, 2017, 12:34pm

WHEELING – A couple is suing the Marshall County Coal Company after they claim it and another coal company caused them property damages.

Daughters sue Life Insurance Company of North America for not properly paying insurance benefits

Kyla Asbury Jun. 23, 2017, 12:32pm

MARTINSBURG – Two daughters are suing Life Insurance Company of North America for not paying out their father’s insurance benefits to them.

Supreme Court remands sexual abuse lawsuit back to state court

Kyla Asbury Jun. 22, 2017, 6:47am

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has remanded a sexual abuse lawsuit back to state court. Nine minors and their parents brought suit against the Corporation of the President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Corporation of The Presiding Bishop of the Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter-Day Saints, Steven Grow, Don Fishel, Christopher Michael Jensen, Christopher Jensen, Sandralee Jensen and Unnamed Defendant-1 alleging negligence claims, fraud, intentional infliction of emotional distress, assault, battery and civil conspiracy related to, arise from and resulting in Jensen’s known and alleged sexual abuse of the minor plaintiffs, according to a June 14 opinion.

Five lawsuits filed against Kanawha Energy Company for property damages

Kyla Asbury Jun. 22, 2017, 6:46am

FAYETTEVILLE – Five lawsuits have been filed against Kanawha Energy Company after the plaintiffs claim they suffered property damages as a result of the defendants’ actions. Spartan Mining Company, Alpha Natural Resources and Alpha Appalachia Services were also named as defendants in the suit.

Couple sues Pinnacle Mining, others for work injuries

Kyla Asbury Jun. 22, 2017, 6:44am

PINEVILLE – A couple is suing Pinnacle Mining after they claim it and others are responsible for injuries sustained in a work accident. Seneca Coal Resources, Seneca North American Coal, Cliffs Natural Resources and Kenny Clay were also named as defendants in the suit.

Couple sues Equifax for failure to reinvestigate credit errors

Kyla Asbury Jun. 22, 2017, 6:42am

CHARLESTON – A couple is suing Equifax Information Services after they claim the credit bureau failed to reinvestigate credit reporting errors that caused them damages.

Debt collection suit decision reversed by state Supreme Court

Kyla Asbury Jun. 22, 2017, 6:40am

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has reversed a lawsuit alleging violations of the West Virginia Consumer Credit and Protection Act.

Couple sues Wal-mart after woman slips on water

Kyla Asbury Jun. 21, 2017, 11:00am

CHARLESTON – A couple is suing Wal-mart after they claim it is responsible for injuries sustained on the premises of one of its stores. Tommy Comer, a manager at Wal-mart Store #1477, was also named as a defendant in the suit.

Woman accuses Princeton Community Homecare of negligence

Kyla Asbury Jun. 21, 2017, 10:56am

BECKLEY – A woman is suing Princeton Community Homecare after she claims they were negligent and caused her family member to suffer from pain and an infection. Princeton is doing business as PCH Home Health. Raleigh General Hospital was also named as a defendant in the suit.

Woman sues Sherwin-Williams for work injuries

Kyla Asbury Jun. 21, 2017, 10:54am

BECKLEY – A woman is suing the Sherwin-Williams Company after she claims she was injured while working. An unknown, unnamed woman who has a business relationship with Sherwin-Williams, was also named as a defendant in the suit.

Berry Energy sues Antero, Chesapeake for nearly $300,000

Kyla Asbury Jun. 21, 2017, 10:52am

CLARKSBURG – Berry Energy Inc. is suing Antero Resources Corporation after it claims Antero improperly withheld nearly $300,000. Chesapeake Appalachia LLC was also named as a defendant in the suit.

Woman sues Safety-Kleen Systems for car accident

Kyla Asbury Jun. 21, 2017, 10:50am

WHEELING – A woman is suing Safety-Kleen Systems after she claims it was responsible for a car accident that caused her injuries and damages.

Man sues PTL LLC for failing to repay loans, unpaid benefits

Kyla Asbury Jun. 19, 2017, 3:38pm

WHEELING – A man is suing PTL LLC after he claims it failed to repay loans and give him fringe benefits as promised. Ruth M. Latos was also named as a defendant in the suit.

Mother sue Ohio County Schools for son’s drowning

Kyla Asbury Jun. 19, 2017, 3:37pm

WHEELING – A mother is suing Ohio County Schools after she claims it failed to watch her adopted son at an end-of-the-year pool party wherein he drowned.

Judge allows grievance suit against WVU to continue

Kyla Asbury Jun. 15, 2017, 8:38am

MORGANTOWN – Circuit Judge Phillip D. Gaujot has denied West Virginia University’s motion to dismiss a lawsuit filed by the former associate dean of the School of Dentistry.

State Supreme Court says work-release inmates can’t get workers’ comp

Kyla Asbury Jun. 15, 2017, 8:35am

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals issued a decision, ruling that work-release inmates do not qualify for worker’s compensation.

Class action lawsuit filed by graduates after business college lost accreditation

Kyla Asbury Jun. 14, 2017, 4:27pm

CLARKSBURG – A class action lawsuit has been filed against West Virginia Business College after it lost its accreditation.

Insurance company says Matulis’ policy doesn’t cover claims

Kyla Asbury Jun. 14, 2017, 4:24pm

CHARLESTON – Another lawsuit has been filed against Dr. Steven Matulis, this time by an insurance company, alleging that his policy with the company does not cover the alleges sexual assault lawsuits he is named in.

Woman sues Lifepoint Hospitals for medical malpractice

Kyla Asbury Jun. 13, 2017, 3:34pm

LOGAN – A woman is suing Lifepoint Hospitals after she claims they were negligent and caused her to have her leg amputated.