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Authors believe another financial crisis is possible

Shanice Harris May 19, 2017, 9:01am

MORGANTOWN – Two West Virginia University professors have written a book looking at the 2008 financial crisis with perspective about ways to ensure it doesn't happen again.

WVU Law professor: Cuban baseball players vulnerable to human trafficking

Shanice Harris May 16, 2017, 8:35am

MORGANTOWN – Major international trade agreements between the United States and Cuba, especially pertaining to the rules that govern the pool of Major League Baseball players who reside from Cuba, are heavily going to affect the United States under the Trump administration, according to a law professor at West Virginia University.

Legal Aid of West Virginia hires new supervising attorney at Wheeling office

Shanice Harris Mar. 14, 2017, 11:02am

WHEELING – Legal Aid of West Virginia has selected a new supervising attorney at its Wheeling office. Attorney J. Michael Prascik has taken over the position, which began at the end of last year.

31st Circuit hosts its first drug court graduation, Irons say he sees 'big improvements'

Shanice Harris Feb. 15, 2017, 8:18am

CHARLESTON – The 31st Circuit Adult Drug Court had its first graduation ceremony on Feb. 3 at the Summers County Courthouse. The Summers and Monroe counties drug court’s inaugural ceremony celebrated five graduates who completed the program.

ALA elects Michael Bumgarner to board of directors

Shanice Harris Feb. 7, 2017, 9:06am

MORGANTOWN – The Association of Legal Administrators announced that Michael T. Bumgarner has been elected to its board of directors. Bumgarner will serve as an at-large director for a three-year term beginning this year.