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Drug wholesalers seek dismissal of federal lawsuits

Kyla Asbury Apr. 17, 2017, 4:07pm

CHARLESTON – The drug wholesalers named in multiple lawsuits across the state alleging they are responsible for the substance abuse epidemic in West Virginia have filed motions to dismiss the lawsuits.

Gun owner accuses deputy sheriff of uneccessary force

Philip Gonzales Apr. 17, 2017, 8:20am

CHARLESTON — A Cabell County gun owner is suing a deputy sheriff, alleging unlawful use of unreasonable and excessive force.

Homeowner accuses mortgage servicing business of unfair practices

Philip Gonzales Apr. 17, 2017, 8:20am

CHARLESTON — A Cabell County homeowner is suing a mortgage servicing company, alleging unfair or unconscionable collection practices.

Company linked to 2014 water crisis sues Lincoln Co. over ordinance

Kyla Asbury and Chris Dickerson Apr. 12, 2017, 11:01am

CHARLESTON – Eastman Chemical Company has filed a lawsuit against the Lincoln County Commission for passing an illegal ordinance it claims is an attempt to recover money from the company three years after the chemical contaminated the water supply in West Virginia.

Faith-based organization alleges vertical farm operator breached contract

Philip Gonzales Apr. 12, 2017, 10:23am

CHARLESTON — A faith-based organization is suing a vertical farms operator, alleging breach of contract and conversion.

Couple sues Arch Coal, Coal-Mac for work-related injuries

Kyla Asbury Apr. 3, 2017, 12:28pm

CHARLESTON – A couple is suing Arch Coal and Coal-Mac after they claim the companies are responsible for work-related injuries.

Woman sues National Casualty Company for declining coverage

Kyla Asbury Apr. 3, 2017, 12:25pm

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing National Casualty Company after she claims it wrongfully declined coverage after she was in a car accident.

Three more counties file suits against drug distributors

Kyla Asbury Mar. 29, 2017, 10:46am

CHARLESTON – Three more lawsuits have been filed against the drug distributors for flooding West Virginia with opioid painkillers and causing the drug epidemic in the state.

Health workers sue CAMC, claiming unpaid wages

Philip Gonzales Mar. 28, 2017, 9:12am

Health workers are suing Charleston Area Medical Center Inc., alleging violations of workers compensation acts that resulted in unpaid wages.

Father accuses sheriff's deputy of violating law

Philip Gonzales Mar. 27, 2017, 12:05pm

CHARLESTON — A Franklin County man is suing a Raleigh County sheriff's deputy, alleging deprivation of liberty without due process.

Borrowers accuse loan servicer of RESPA violations

Philip Gonzales Mar. 17, 2017, 9:08am

CHARLESTON — A Mason County couple is suing Nationwide Mortgage, alleging RESPA violations.

Man accuses Standard Insurance of wrongful denial of benefits

Kyla Asbury Mar. 16, 2017, 12:42pm

CHARLESTON – A man is suing Standard Insurance Company after he claims it wrongfully denied him short-term and long-term disability benefits.

Woman says she was injured by ruptured breast implant

Kyla Asbury Mar. 15, 2017, 11:27am

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing Allergan Inc. after she claims one of her breast implants ruptured and caused her injuries.

Man accuses Citimortgage of predatory lending practices

Kyla Asbury Mar. 15, 2017, 11:12am

CHARLESTON – A man is suing Citimortgage after he claims its actions constituted predatory lending practices.

Patient blames U.S. government for eye damage

Philip Gonzales Mar. 15, 2017, 11:04am

CHARLESTON — A Logan County man is suing the U.S. government, alleging the defendant's negligence led to eye damage for the plaintiff. 

Couple blames Horn’s Express for car wreck

Kyla Asbury Mar. 13, 2017, 10:17am

CHARLESTON – A couple is suing Horn’s Express after they claim one of its employees was responsible for a car wreck that caused them injuries and damages.

Disabled employee alleges Hartford Life breached fiduciary duties

Philip Gonzales Mar. 9, 2017, 11:53am

CHARLESTON — A disabled employee is suing Hartford Insurance, alleging breach of fiduciary duties.

Dollar General wants injury lawsuit in federal court

Kyla Asbury Mar. 6, 2017, 9:54am

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing Dollar General after she claims she suffered injuries while on the premises of one of its stores.

Couple sues J.B. Hunt Transport for injuries

Kyla Asbury Mar. 6, 2017, 9:50am

CHARLESTON – A couple is suing J.B. Hunt Transport after they claim it was negligent and caused an accident to occur. J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. and PPG Industries Inc. were also named as defendants in the suit.

Federal inmate says he was beaten by officers until agreeing to confess to robbery

Kyla Asbury Feb. 21, 2017, 2:36pm

CHARLESTON – A federal inmate is suing two West Virginia State Troopers he alleges beat him in their custody until he agreed to confess to robbing two gas stations in Clay County.