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Consumer sues recreational vehicle manufacturer

Philip Gonzales Aug. 19, 2017, 10:07am

Chapmanville resident accuses Polaris Industries Inc. of breach of warrantyLOGAN — A consumer is suing Polaris Industries Inc., a recreational vehicle manufacturer, citing alleged breach of warranty.Terry Belcher filed a complaint on Aug. 2, in the Logan Circuit Court against Polaris Industries Inc. alleging that the recreational vehicle manufacturer failed to conform the vehicle with its warranties.According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that, in Sept. 9, 2014, he purchased a 2014 Polaris Razor 900 for $18,124.33.

Woman accuses Logan Walmart workers of sexual harassment

Kyla Asbury Aug. 18, 2017, 1:35pm

LOGAN – A woman is suing Wal-mart after she claims she was sexually harassed by her supervisor and the store failed to take action.

Couple blames Bizzack for property damage

Kyla Asbury Aug. 17, 2017, 1:40pm

LOGAN – Another lawsuit has been filed against Bizzack Construction for alleged property damages from highway construction.

Blackhawk Mining, Hampden Coal employee alleges age discrimination

Lhalie Castillo Aug. 14, 2017, 8:54am

LOGAN – Two Logan County employers are accused of terminating a man because of his age.

Contractor alleges she was injured at Southwestern Regional Jail

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 2, 2017, 7:51am

LOGAN – An individual working as a contractor at the Southwestern Regional Jail alleges she was injured in a fall caused by shampoo left by inmates on the floor.

Consumer claims Cabell Huntington Hospital Inc. unlawfully disclosed alleged debt

Louie Torres Jul. 27, 2017, 9:16am

LOGAN – A Logan County woman claims that a debt collector wrongfully disclosed an alleged debt to a third party in an effort to coerce payment from her.

Judicial Investigation Commission issues public admonishment of Judge O’Briant

Kyla Asbury Jul. 14, 2017, 3:49pm

CHARLESTON – The Judicial Investigation Commission has issued a public admonishment for Judge Eric H. O’Briant, saying he “should know better” for allowing a paralegal to handle cases in magistrate court without a license.

Caleb McDonald’s quest for football injury payday

The West Virginia Record Jul. 11, 2017, 12:54pm

High school sports can be dangerous – especially high school football, which accounts for nearly half of severe sport injuries for teenagers. Knees, shoulders, and hands are the body parts adolescents most often injure on the gridiron, with fractures and ligament sprains being the most common types of injury. Head injuries are less often but can be more severe.

Chauncey property owner accuses Nationwide of contract breach

Philip Gonzales Jul. 7, 2017, 7:58am

LOGAN — A Chauncey property owner is suing Nationwide Insurance, alleging breach of an insurance contract.

Bizzack Construction sued again for property damage

Kyla Asbury Jul. 6, 2017, 9:09am

LOGAN – Another lawsuit has been filed against Bizzack Construction for alleged property damages from highway construction. The lawsuit brings the total to at least 24 lawsuits filed against the company — mostly in Logan Circuit Court — for the highway construction.

West Virginia woman accuses Southern Medical Rentals of negligence

Wadi Reformado Jun. 30, 2017, 10:26am

A West Virginia woman is suing Southern Medical Rentals for alleged breach of duty and negligence.

Former player blames Logan High football coaches, staff for practice injury

Chris Dickerson Jun. 28, 2017, 11:46am

LOGAN – A recent high school graduate is suing the Logan County school board for injuries he sustained during preseason football drills last summer. Caleb E.J. McDonald filed his lawsuit against the Logan County Board of Education on June 19 in Logan Circuit Court.

Beneficial West Virginia accused of using inflated appraisal for mortgage loan

Wadi Reformado Jun. 23, 2017, 12:20pm

A West Virginia man is suing Beneficial West Virginia Inc. for alleged breach of contract.

Logan County property owner blames road construction contractor for damages

Wadi Reformado Jun. 20, 2017, 7:15am

LOGAN — A Logan County woman is suing a road construction contractor, alleging negligence led to damages to her property.

Drug companies don’t cause drug abuse

The West Virginia Record Jun. 13, 2017, 3:16pm

West Virginia has the highest drug-overdose death rate in America – and one of the highest opioid prescription rates, as well. Now, West Virginia also is trying to take the lead in lawsuits filed by local politicians against opioid drug makers.

Chapmanville mayor sues drug distributors for opioid epidemic

Kyla Asbury Jun. 9, 2017, 2:58pm

LOGAN – The mayor of Chapmanville is suing the West Virginia Board of Pharmacy and two drug distributors after he claims they are responsible for the opioid drug epidemic that has ravaged West Virginia.

Daughter alleges nursing home negligence caused mother's death

Jenie Mallari-Torres May 25, 2017, 10:22am

LOGAN — A Bruno woman is suing a Logan nursing home, alleging medical negligence and malpractice led to the death of her mother.

Logan County couple accuses consumer reporting agency of false reports

Philip Gonzales May 22, 2017, 9:56am

LOGAN — A Logan County couple is suing a consumer reporting agency, alleging false reporting.

Latest Bizzack lawsuit brings total to more than two dozen

Kyla Asbury May 17, 2017, 12:12pm

LOGAN – The latest lawsuit against Bizzack Construction alleging property damages brings the total of lawsuits against the company to more than two dozen.

Radio broadcast business says company failed to pay for advertising

Wadi Reformado May 15, 2017, 11:05am

LOGAN — A broadcasting corporation is suing a Logan County business, alleging breach of contract.