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Morrisey, Jenkins hail federal court delay of Clean Power Plan decision

Chris Dickerson Apr. 28, 2017, 11:40am

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey and U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins are praising a decision by a federal appeals court to postpone any decision regarding former President Obama’s Clean Power Plan while the new administration reviews and reconsiders that regulation.

WVSU sues Dow Chemical for groundwater contamination

Kyla Asbury Apr. 28, 2017, 9:50am

CHARLESTON – West Virginia State University is suing Dow Chemical for contaminated groundwater under the university’s campus.

Man says Kanawha Circuit Clerk’s office added defendant to civil complaint

Kyla Asbury Apr. 28, 2017, 8:52am

CHARLESTON – A man is suing the Kanawha County Circuit Clerk’s Office after he claims a clerk in the office added a defendant to his case after he turned in his paperwork to file a civil complaint.

Woman claims former Jackson Hewitt employee illegally filed tax return

Kyla Asbury Apr. 28, 2017, 8:42am

WHEELING – An Ohio County woman is suing Jackson Hewitt after she claims a former employee forged her signature and filed her 2014 tax return.

Man accuses Marriott International, Charleston Marriott of discrimination

Kyla Asbury Apr. 28, 2017, 8:37am

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County man is suing Marriott International and Charleston Marriott after he claims he was fired for applying for workers’ compensation benefits and using self defense against a patron who attacked him.

Couple sues CONSOL Energy, CNX Land for property damage

Kyla Asbury Apr. 28, 2017, 8:34am

WHEELING – A couple is suing CONSOL Energy and CNX Land after they claim the companies caused property damage.

Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway Company accuses Frontier of trespassing

Kyla Asbury Apr. 28, 2017, 8:32am

WHEELING – Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway Company is suing Frontier West Virginia after it claims the company continues to trespass onto its property.

Another lawsuit against Bizzack Construction for property damages

Kyla Asbury Apr. 28, 2017, 8:30am

LOGAN – Another lawsuit has been filed against Bizzack Construction for property damages caused by highway construction, bringing the total to more than 20 lawsuits.

Motorist alleges insurer falsely denied claims

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 28, 2017, 8:24am

MOUNDSVILLE — A Wheeling man is suing an insurance company, alleging wrongful refusal to apply payments for his claims of coverage under a policy.

Patient alleges doctor's negligence led to injuries

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 28, 2017, 8:24am

NEW MARTINSVILLE — A Wetzel County woman is suing a doctor, alleging negligence in maintaining his property to prevent injuries to the plaintiff.

Grafton property owner accuses power company of trespassing

Philip Gonzales Apr. 28, 2017, 8:24am

GRAFTON — A Grafton property owner is suing a power company, alleging trespassing.

Morgantown couple accuses insurance underwriter of unjust enrichment

Philip Gonzales Apr. 28, 2017, 8:23am

MORGANTOWN — A Morgantown couple is suing an insurance underwriter, alleging breach of contract, negligent misrepresentation and unjust enrichment.

Daughter blames health care providers for mother's death

Philip Gonzales Apr. 28, 2017, 8:23am

WHEELING — A Wetzel County woman is suing Ohio County health care providers, alleging their negligence led to her mother's death.

Couple blames school board for son's injuries

Philip Gonzales Apr. 28, 2017, 8:22am

POINT PLEASANT — A Mason County husband and wife are suing the local school board, alleging its negligence caused the plaintiffs' daughter to be injured.

Federal court documents provide details of water crisis settlement

Chris Dickerson Apr. 28, 2017, 8:00am

CHARLESTON – A $151 million settlement would provide an estimated $525 to each household affected by the 2014 chemical spill that contaminated the water supply for residents in nine counties.

AG's office to participate in Saturday's National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

Chris Dickerson Apr. 27, 2017, 8:41am

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey's office, in coordination with Capitol Police, will participate in the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day from 10 a.m.

Supreme Court says man does not meet educational requirements to take bar exam

Kyla Asbury Apr. 27, 2017, 8:17am

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals ruled that a man does not meet the educational requirements to sit for the West Virginia Bar Examination.

DHHR files temporary restraining order against Beckley doctor for illegally operating pain clinic

Kyla Asbury Apr. 27, 2017, 8:15am

BECKLEY – West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources-Office of Health Facility Licensure and Certification has filed a temporary restraining order against a Beckley doctor it claims he is operating a pain clinic without the proper license.

Two lawsuits accuse Appalachian Power of wrongful termination

Kyla Asbury Apr. 27, 2017, 7:44am

WAYNE – Two lawsuits have been filed against Appalachian Power Company after the plaintiffs claim they were wrongfully terminated.

Patient alleges hospital, copy processor failed to provide medical records

Philip Gonzales Apr. 27, 2017, 7:35am

HUNTINGTON — A patient is suing a Huntington hospital, alleging breach of duty.