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Judge denies motion to dismiss Morgantown city clerk’s lawsuit

Kyla Asbury Aug. 16, 2017, 1:37pm

CLARKSBURG – A federal judge has denied Morgantown’s second motion to dismiss a lawsuit filed by a city clerk who claimed she was retaliated against.

Woman sues Tom-Cat Savage Trucking for car accident

Kyla Asbury Aug. 9, 2017, 1:26pm

CLARKSBURG – A woman is suing Tom-Cat Savage Trucking for a car accident that caused her injuries.

Former officers sue Taylor County Commission for wrongful termination

Kyla Asbury Jul. 24, 2017, 11:00am

CLARKSBURG – Three former officers are suing Taylor County Commission after they claim they were wrongfully terminated, in violation of the state of U.S. constitutions.

Advertising company sues municipal corporation

Philip Gonzales Jul. 20, 2017, 6:25am

Advertising company sues The City of WestonCLARKSBURG — An advertising company is suing The City of Weston, a municipal corporation, citing alleged tortious contractual interference.Lamar Outdoor Advertising filed a complaint on June 23, in the U.S.

Settlement details released in Morgantown landlord sexual harassment case

Kyla Asbury Jul. 12, 2017, 3:49pm

MORGANTOWN – The details of a settlement in a sexual harassment lawsuit involving a Morgantown landlord have been released.

Florida man alleges state, county commissions improperly sold his personal property

Wadi Reformado Jun. 23, 2017, 12:19pm

A Florida man is suing the State of West Virginia, three county commissions, Trio Petroleum Co. Inc., Waco Oil & Gas Inc., American Energy Marcellus Minerals LLC and Michael Ross for alleged breach of contract and violation of federal law.

Individuals file class-action suit against Antero Resources Corporation for alleged breach of contract

Wadi Reformado Jun. 22, 2017, 6:27am

Three individuals have filed a class-action lawsuit against Antero Resources Corporation, a Colorado corporation, citing alleged breach of contract.

Berry Energy sues Antero, Chesapeake for nearly $300,000

Kyla Asbury Jun. 21, 2017, 10:52am

CLARKSBURG – Berry Energy Inc. is suing Antero Resources Corporation after it claims Antero improperly withheld nearly $300,000. Chesapeake Appalachia LLC was also named as a defendant in the suit.

Three pipeline inspectors allege employer failed to pay overtime

Philip Gonzales Jun. 7, 2017, 9:09am

CLARKSBURG — Three pipeline inspectors are suing a Houston energy company, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay overtime.

Lone Star Western Beef responds to whistleblower lawsuit

Kyla Asbury Jun. 5, 2017, 1:38pm

CLARKSBURG – Lone Star Western Beef Inc. has responded to a lawsuit against it by the Department of Labor that alleges an employee wa​​​​​s fired for calling 911 to help a co-worker who was injured in an accident at the plant.

Woman accuses Ruby Tuesday of discrimination, harassment

Kyla Asbury May 16, 2017, 2:33pm

CLARKSBURG – A woman is suing Ruby Tuesday after she claims she was discriminated against and harassed.

Man accuses Central Supply Company of West Virginia of discrimination

Kyla Asbury May 12, 2017, 12:04pm

CLARKSBURG – A Fairmont man is suing Central Supply Company of West Virginia after he claims he was discriminated against and wrongfully terminated.

Disabled worker alleges Met Life improperly denied benefits

Philip Gonzales May 12, 2017, 11:51am

CLARKSBURG — A disabled Marion County woman is suing Met Life Insurance, alleging violation of workers compensation acts.

Morgantown, council members file reply to city clerk’s response to a motion to dismiss

Kyla Asbury May 9, 2017, 10:45am

MORGANTOWN – The defendants have filed a reply to Morgantown City Clerk Linda Tucker’s response to their motion to dismiss in her lawsuit alleging she was retaliated against “As noted in the defendants’ motion to dismiss, the plaintiff still has her job; she has not been fired; she has not been demoted; she has not been disciplined; her pay has not been cut; her staff has been increased; and she has not been kept from performing any of her official duties,” the defendants’ May 4 reply states.

Same-sex couple sues Gilmer County, others for behavior

Kyla Asbury Apr. 19, 2017, 1:12pm

CLARKSBURG – A same-sex couple is suing Gilmer County after they claim they were treated differently when they applied for a marriage license.

Injured ATV driver sues U.S. Postal Service over collision

Philip Gonzales Apr. 4, 2017, 11:32am

A motorist is suing the U.S. Postal Service over injuries she sustained in a collision with a truck driven by a USPS employee.

Judge dismisses lawsuit filed by 1968 mine explosion relatives

Kyla Asbury Apr. 3, 2017, 3:19pm

CLARKSBURG – A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by the relatives of 78 miners who were killed in a 1968 mine explosion near Farmington, W.Va.

Former Martinsburg police officer sues city, alleges retaliation

Philip Gonzales Mar. 31, 2017, 7:57am

MARTINSBURG — A former police officer is suing the City of Martinsburg and its police chief, citing alleged discrimination and retaliation after the officer sought overtime pay for his canine handling work.

Couple sues Skana Aluminum Company for work injuries

Kyla Asbury Mar. 15, 2017, 11:10am

CLARKSBURG – A couple is suing Skana Aluminum Company for injuries sustained while on the job.

Man sues Ocwen Loan Servicing for misrepresentation

Kyla Asbury Mar. 6, 2017, 9:47am

CLARKSBURG – A man is suing Ocwen Loan Servicing after he claims it constantly misrepresented the amount he owed on his loan.