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Senate bill would require evidence of injury

The West Virginia Record Feb. 27, 2017, 8:11pm

“Perhaps you'd better sit down. I'm afraid I have some bad news.”

Justice proposes ways to close state budget gap

Kyla Asbury Feb. 27, 2017, 3:22pm

CHARLESTON – Gov. Jim Justice has suggested a new way to close the state’s budget gap, including a tax on sugary drinks.

Couple accuses property managers of trespassing

Philip Gonzales Feb. 27, 2017, 2:36pm

FAYETTEVILLE — A Fayette County husband and wife are suing property managers, alleging trespassing and wrongful conversion.

Putnam County couple accuses Chase Bank of improper home loan

Philip Gonzales Feb. 27, 2017, 2:35pm

WINFIELD — A Putnam County couple is suing Chase Bank, alleging improper home loan servicing.

Raleigh County property owner alleges lender breached contract

Philip Gonzales Feb. 27, 2017, 2:34pm

BECKLEY — A Raleigh County property owner is suing Bank of America, alleging breach of contract.

Estate administrator alleges medical care provider failed to provide records

Philip Gonzales Feb. 27, 2017, 2:33pm

HUNTINGTON — A Kanawha County woman is suing a Cabell County medical care provider, alleging intentional refusal to provide records.

Delivery staffer blames steel mill operator for injuries

Philip Gonzales Feb. 27, 2017, 2:31pm

NEW CUMBERLAND — A Tyler County man is suing a steel mill operator, alleging its negligence caused injuries to the plaintiff. 

Drug distributors ask for lawsuit to be removed to federal court

Kyla Asbury Feb. 27, 2017, 1:18pm

HUNTINGTON – The drug distributors alleged to have caused the opioid epidemic in West Virginia are asking for the Huntington lawsuit against them to be removed to federal court.

Justice says majority’s decision ignores facts of record in MedExpress appeal

Kyla Asbury Feb. 27, 2017, 9:24am

CHARLESTON – West Virginia Supreme Court Justice Robin Jean Davis issued a dissenting opinion in an appeal, saying that she believes the majority opinion ignores facts of record in favor of a “narrow construction of allegations set forth in the complaint.”

Couple sues JPMorgan Chase Bank for misrepresentation

Kyla Asbury Feb. 27, 2017, 9:18am

BECKLEY – A couple is suing JPMorgan Chase Bank after they claim it misrepresented that they did not need to have a flood insurance coverage policy.

Woman sues Tractor Supply for pain and suffering

Kyla Asbury Feb. 27, 2017, 9:12am

RIPLEY – A woman is suing Tractor Supply after she claims she was injured by broken equipment it rented out.

Three individuals sue Smoker Friendly for wage payment violations

Kyla Asbury Feb. 27, 2017, 9:09am

WINFIELD – Three individuals are suing Smoker Friendly after they claim it violated the West Virginia Wage Payment and Collection Act.

Legislator's father shares struggle of securing insurance for business

Chris Dickerson Feb. 27, 2017, 9:05am

CHARLESTON – State legislators always are hearing stories from constituents.

Carmichael's 'Voluntary tax scenario' is nothing more than a misleading slogan

Christopher J. Regan Feb. 26, 2017, 6:50pm

WHEELING – No one distorts language better than a politician.

Companies ask judge to dismiss Preston Board of Education lawsuit

Kyla Asbury Feb. 24, 2017, 6:34pm

KINGWOOD – Two of the defendants in a lawsuit filed by the Preston County Board of Education for breach of contract are asking the circuit judge to dismiss the lawsuit.

State Chamber boss thinks lawmakers will find a way to limit new taxes

Chris Dickerson Feb. 24, 2017, 11:59am

CHARLESTON – During his gubernatorial campaign, Jim Justice frequently said West Virginians were taxed enough.

Customer blames Kroger store for injuries

Noddy A. Fernandez Feb. 24, 2017, 9:10am

HINTON — A customer is suing Kroger, alleging the store's negligence led to injuries for the plaintiff.

Customer blames retailer, snow removal contractor for injuries

Philip Gonzales Feb. 24, 2017, 9:10am

FAYETTEVILLE — A Fayette County man is suing a retailer and snow removal contractor, alleging their negligence caused him to be injured. 

Customer blames shopping plaza operators for injuries

Philip Gonzales Feb. 24, 2017, 9:09am

NEW CUMBERLAND — A Weirton woman is suing operators of a local shopping plaza, alleging negligence led to the plaintiff suffering injuries. 

Father blames electrical service providers for son's death

Philip Gonzales Feb. 24, 2017, 9:08am

BECKLEY — A Beckley man is suing two power companies, alleging their negligence caused the death of his son.