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Former Sheetz employee says he was wrongfully denied disability benefits

Lhalie Castillo Aug. 14, 2017, 8:53am

WINFIELD – A Scott Depot man formerly employed by Sheetz Inc. alleges he was wrongfully denied disability benefits.

$2.1 million settlement reached in wrongful termination lawsuit

Kyla Asbury Aug. 7, 2017, 1:59pm

MORGANTOWN – The former general sales manager for John Howard Motors has won a settlement for $2.1 million against his former employer.

Employee accuses West Virginia agency of wrongful discharge

Philip Gonzales Jul. 6, 2017, 9:00am

CHARLESTON — A Lincoln County woman is suing a West Virginia state agency, alleging a hostile work environment and wrongful or constructive eviction.

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.

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.

Woman clams MetLife cut off long-term disability benefits

Kyla Asbury Jan. 4, 2016, 1:20pm

WHEELING – A woman is suing Metropolitan Life Insurance Company after she claims it wrongfully cut off her long-term disability benefits. Melania Streski-Herald is the CEO and the sole member of MDStreski LLC and offered an employee welfare benefit plan, providing long-term disability benefits to eligible employees, according to a complaint filed in Ohio Circuit Court and removed to federal court. Streski-Herald claims MetLife insured the long-term disability benefits provided by the Streski p