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Estate executor files suit against multiple entities after fatal pipeline accident

Philip Gonzales Aug. 1, 2016, 5:40pm

MOUNDSVILLE – The estate executor of a construction worker involved in a fatal accident near Moundsville has filed a suit against the decedent's employers and others.

Property owner files suit for allegedly unpaid rent

Philip Gonzales Aug. 1, 2016, 5:25pm

MOOREFIELD – The owner of a property alleges several companies that leased it have not paid the rental fees.

Resident alleges Ravenwood's sewer system caused damage to home

Philip Gonzales Aug. 1, 2016, 5:15pm

RIPLEY – A Ravenswood resident alleges a municipal sewer system failure caused damage to her home.

Constellium Rolled Products Ravenswood accused of terminating man on medical leave

Philip Gonzales Aug. 1, 2016, 4:35pm

RIPLEY – A man alleges his Jackson County employer terminated him while he was on medical leave.

Ally Financial accused of harassment in collecting alleged debt from couple

Philip Gonzales Aug. 1, 2016, 4:25pm

PINEVILLE – A Stephenson couple claims a bank repeatedly harassed them over an alleged debt.

Woman sues financing companies, ex-husband

Philip Gonzales Jul. 29, 2016, 4:32pm

BECKLEY — A woman is suing Primerica Financial Services Inc., Princor Financial Services Corp. and Mark Robert Lively, financing companies and her former husband, citing alleged failure to effectuate equitable distribution.

Patient says surgeon's mistakes resulted in loss of kidney

Philip Gonzales Jul. 29, 2016, 4:25pm

FAYETTEVILLE — A patient is suing David F. Meriwether, M.D., a surgeon, alleging negligence in health care.

Father sues city and law enforcement officers

Philip Gonzales Jul. 29, 2016, 4:19pm

WHEELING — A father is suing Garrett Pugh, Doug Howell and the City of Wheeling, a municipal corporation and law enforcement officers, alleging assault and battery, intentional infliction of emotional distress, negligent retention and hiring, negligent training and supervision, deliberate indifference and civil conspiracy.

Paramedic sues former employer following termination

Philip Gonzales Jul. 29, 2016, 4:10pm

FAYETTEVILLE — A paramedic is suing Priority Ambulance LLC, a former employer, citing alleged wrongful termination.

Landowner says power plant operators polluted property

Philip Gonzales Jul. 28, 2016, 7:55pm

NEW CUMBERLAND — A landowner is suing FirstEnergy Corporation, FirstEnergy Generation LLC and FirstEnergy Solutions Corporation, power generating plant operators, citing alleged reckless, willful and wanton conduct.

Virginia man accused of not paying rent

Philip Gonzales Jul. 28, 2016, 7:50pm

MOOREFIELD — A lawyer is suing Andrew R. Hammaker, a resident of Chesapeake, Virginia, citing alleged abandonment.

Homeowners claim granite installer failed to do job right

Philip Gonzales Jul. 28, 2016, 7:46pm

MOUNDSVILLE — Two homeowners are suing Quarry Granite Fabrication a/k/a Quarry Granite Fabricators, a granite installer, citing alleged fraudulent misrepresentation.

Motorist says carelessness caused injuries

Philip Gonzales Jul. 28, 2016, 7:41pm

PRINCETON — A motorist is suing Bluefield resident Zachary Keith Brewster and his insurer, State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Woman seeks compensation for denied benefits

Philip Gonzales Jul. 28, 2016, 7:36pm

BECKLEY — A woman is suing Hartford Life and Accident Insurance Company, d/b/a CNA Group Life Assurance Company, alleging that she was wrongly denied long-term disability benefits.

Ohio company claims unjust enrichment

Philip Gonzales Jul. 27, 2016, 7:34pm

BECKLEY — An Ohio corporation is suing Orchard Coal Company and Regan & Sierra Management LLC, citing alleged unjust enrichment.

Woman blames driver for rear-end collision

Philip Gonzales Jul. 27, 2016, 7:30pm

POINT PLEASANT — A woman is suing fellow motorist Jesse Reynolds, alleging that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Man says insurance providers breached contract

Philip Gonzales Jul. 27, 2016, 7:25pm

BECKLEY — A homeowner is suing Erie Insurance Property & Casualty and Pat Reed Insurance Inc., insurance providers, citing alleged breach of contract and negligent misrepresentation.

Man claims wet floor in store led to head injury

Philip Gonzales Jul. 27, 2016, 7:21pm

PHILIPPI — A customer is suing Family Dollar Stores of West Virginia Inc., a retail store operator, alleging that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Automotive service providers claim defamation

Philip Gonzales Jul. 26, 2016, 7:16pm

BECKLEY — Automotive service providers are suing First Community Bank and First Community Bancshares Inc., joint venture companies, citing alleged negligence, defamation and slander.

Customer says warranty plan provider breached contract

Philip Gonzales Jul. 26, 2016, 7:11pm

BECKLEY — A customer is suing Homesure Services Inc., a warranty plan provider, citing alleged breach of contract.