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Former employee sues Joe Holland Chevrolet for “frat house” mentality

Kyla Asbury Jul. 20, 2017, 12:56pm

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County woman is suing Joe Holland Chevrolet after she claims the business was run like a frat house and she was discriminated against based on her gender.

Woman alleges West Virginia Division of Corrections failed to prevent abuse

Wadi Reformado Jul. 18, 2017, 2:24pm

KANAWHA — A West Virginia woman is suing a corrections facility and its employees, citing alleged negligence and violation of civil rights.

Kanawha Commission agrees to pay more than $8,000 for special prosecutor

Kyla Asbury Jul. 14, 2017, 3:46pm

CHARLESTON – The Kanawha County Commission has agreed to more than $8,000 for a special prosecutor involving Dr. Steven Matulis and the alleged sexual assault cases.

Yeager, Triad partially settle landslide suit for $900,000

Kyla Asbury Jul. 14, 2017, 3:45pm

CHARLESTON – Yeager Airport and Triad Engineering have entered into a settlement in a lawsuit involving the 2015 landslide and hill collapse. The partial settlement was for $900,000, according to Yeager’s Resolution Committee. The settlement releases the officers and their company assets from any claims that the airport has against them.

Family member blames hospital operator for relative's death

Philip Gonzales Jul. 11, 2017, 3:12pm

CHARLESTON — A Milton man is suing a South Charleston hospital operator, alleging negligence caused the wrongful death of a relative.

Woman sues physician for husband’s death

Kyla Asbury Jul. 11, 2017, 12:58pm

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing a Charleston physician after she claims he is responsible for her husband’s death. Dr. Cyrus Mali and Cyrus Mali M.D. Inc. were named as defendants in the suit.

Man sues Genesis Healthcare for family member’s death

Kyla Asbury Jul. 11, 2017, 10:34am

CHARLESTON – A man is suing Genesis Healthcare after he claims it is responsible for the injuries and death of a family member.

State school board to hold emergency meeting about Nicholas consolidation case

Kyla Asbury Jul. 10, 2017, 11:12am

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Board of Education was scheduled to have an emergency meeting July 10 to review Nicholas County Board of Education’s request to consolidate five schools.

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.

Charleston Police Department asks to dismiss excessive force lawsuit

Kyla Asbury Jul. 5, 2017, 1:31pm

CHARLESTON – The Charleston Police Department has filed a motion to dismiss a lawsuit against its officers for excessive force. Attorneys Paul Ellis and Michael Mullens are representing two unidentified Charleston police officers who were accused of excessive force and racial profiling of a 15-year-old and his young cousin in February. The attorneys filed the motion to dismiss on June 30 in Kanawha Circuit Court.

Parent, son allege state agency allowed child to be molested

Philip Gonzales Jul. 3, 2017, 9:20am

CHARLESTON — A parent and child are suing a West Virginia state agency, alleging deprivation of the child's constitutional rights.

Reserve Oil & Gas Inc. accused of installing gas pipeline without permission

Philip Gonzales Jun. 30, 2017, 10:30am

A property owner is suing Reserve Oil & Gas Inc., a pipeline operator, for allegedly trespassing on his property.

West Virginia couple accuse doctor of failing to identify abnormality in artery

Wadi Reformado Jun. 29, 2017, 3:12pm

A couple are suing Alberta Jane Maloof M.D. for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Former patient accuses Genesis Healthcare of failing to prevent fall

Wadi Reformado Jun. 28, 2017, 7:59am

A former patient is suing Genesis Healthcare LLC, 1000 Association Drive Operations LLC, 302 Cedar Ridge Road Operations LLC, John Does 1 through 10 and Unidentified Entities 1 through 10 for negligence.

Former employee accuses state Division of Juvenile Services of firing her for being pregnant

Wadi Reformado Jun. 26, 2017, 3:42pm

A former employee is suing West Virginia Division of Juvenile Services for alleged discrimination, violation of civil rights and wrongful termination.

Estate executrix accuses WVU Board of Governors of negligence

Philip Gonzales Jun. 26, 2017, 3:41pm

An estate executrix is suing the West Virginia University Board of Governors for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Regional Jail Authority, company accused of wrongful termination

Wadi Reformado Jun. 26, 2017, 7:50am

A former employee is suing the West Virginia Regional Jail & Correctional Facility Authority and Trinity Services Group Inc. for alleged sexual harassment, violation of civil rights and wrongful termination.

Inmate accuses state Division of Corrections of failing to protect him in prison

Wadi Reformado Jun. 26, 2017, 7:49am

A West Virginia inmate is suing West Virginia Division of Corrections, McDowell County Commission, Ralph Terry, Dennis Dingus, Bea Shelton, Shae Lockhart and David Jackson for allegedly violating his civil rights when he was transferred to another prison.

City of Charleston accuses car wash of not paying taxes and fees

Wadi Reformado Jun. 21, 2017, 2:00pm

The City of Charleston is suing Fog Inc., Hanan Ghannam and Mouafak Ghannam, citing alleged violation of federal law.

West Virginia-American Water accused of discrimination

Wadi Reformado Jun. 21, 2017, 7:59am

An employee is suing American Water Works Service Company, American Water Works Company Inc., West Virginia-American Water Company and Jeff McIntyre, citing alleged age and disability discrimination.