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AG's office warns consumers of DMV impostor scam

Chris Dickerson Sep. 29, 2016, 1:48pm

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is warning consumers to be on guard against scammers who email citations and falsely claim to represent the state’s Division of Motor Vehicles.

Drug partnership convicts another Northern W.Va. heroin dealer

Chris Dickerson Sep. 29, 2016, 1:43pm

WHEELING — A Wheeling Island man has pleaded guilty to heroin trafficking in the state’s Northern Panhandle, becoming the fifth drug conviction credited to a partnership between West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey and U.S.

West Virginia State University names attorney Mark Kelley to Board of Governors

Dawn Geske Sep. 29, 2016, 1:21pm

CHARLESTON – A attorney with Ray, Winton and Kelley PLLC has been named to the West Virginia State University Board of Governors.

Former journalist changes career to attorney, wins client satisfaction award

Carrie Salls Sep. 29, 2016, 1:07pm

CHARLESTON – Kathy A. Brown faced a situation that many others in the television news business have experienced. She felt it was time to move on from the profession as younger colleagues came onto the scene.

Ohio County car owner accuses insurer, body shop of contract breach

Philip Gonzales Sep. 29, 2016, 1:06pm

WHEELING — A Triadelphia car owner is suing Hartford Insurance and an Ohio County body shop, alleging breach of contract regarding an insurance claim.

Cabell County couple sues health care providers

Philip Gonzales Sep. 29, 2016, 1:05pm

CHARLESTON — A Cabell County couple through their lawyer are suing health care providers, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries to the husband.

Nurse practitioner accuses medical care providers of wrongful termination

Philip Gonzales Sep. 29, 2016, 1:05pm

CHARLESTON — A nurse practitioner is suing Kanawha County medical care providers, alleging retaliation and wrongful termination.

Virginia Meadows homeowners allege multiple entities guilty of poor construction

Philip Gonzales Sep. 29, 2016, 1:04pm

HUNTINGTON — Virginia Meadows homeowners are suing multiple defendants, alleging poor construction of an entire Putnam County subdivision that resulted in flooding and property damage.

Kanawha County woman alleges debt collector violated law

Philip Gonzales Sep. 29, 2016, 1:04pm

CHARLESTON — A Kanawha County woman is suing a debt collector, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes and invasion of privacy.

Couple accuses debt collection agency of violating phone laws

Philip Gonzales Sep. 29, 2016, 1:03pm

CHARLESTON — A West Virginia couple is suing a debt collector, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Registered nurse accuses retirement home, supervisors of harassment

Philip Gonzales Sep. 29, 2016, 11:37am

CHARLESTON — A Kanawha County registered nurse is suing an assisted living facility and supervisors, alleging a hostile work environment, sexual harassment and wrongful termination.

Shopper blames Kanawha County store operator for injuries

Philip Gonzales Sep. 29, 2016, 11:35am

CHARLESTON — A Fayette County woman is suing a Montgomery retail store operator, alleging its negligence led to injuries for the plaintiff. 

Couple alleges estate representative, law firm violated fiduciary duty

Philip Gonzales Sep. 29, 2016, 11:34am

CHARLESTON — A Kanawha County husband and wife are suing an estate representative and law firm, alleging violation of fiduciary duty.

St. Albans homeowner blames local government for property damage

Philip Gonzales Sep. 29, 2016, 11:33am

CHARLESTON — A St. Albans woman is suing local government units, alleging their negligence caused her to suffer property damage. 

Customer blames sports bar operator for injuries

Philip Gonzales Sep. 29, 2016, 11:33am

CHARLESTON — A Kanawha County woman is suing an area sports bar operator, alleging the defendant's negligence led to injuries for the plaintiff. 

Morrisey campaign releases its first TV ad in AG race

Chris Dickerson Sep. 28, 2016, 1:47pm

CHARLESTON – In its first television ad of West Virginia Attorney General race, incumbent Patrick Morrisey’s campaign targets his opponents ties to Hillary Clinton.

Charleston attorney named to ABA labor, employment section

Carrie Salls Sep. 28, 2016, 11:42am

CHARLESTON – Eric W. Iskra of Spilman Thomas & Battle recently was elected to the Council of the Labor and Employment section of the American Bar Association.

Trust sues state DHHR for minor’s sexual abuse

Kyla Asbury Sep. 28, 2016, 11:37am

CHARLESTON – A trust is suing the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources after the trustee claims a minor was sexually abused in at least two separate facilities while in its care.

Estate administrator blames pharmacies for mother's death

Philip Gonzales Sep. 28, 2016, 9:45am

CHARLESTON — A Kanawha County woman is suing health care providers, alleging their negligence caused her mother's death. 

Pediatric gastroenterologist alleges medical care providers broke state law

Philip Gonzales Sep. 28, 2016, 9:44am

CHARLESTON — A doctor originally from Saudi Arabia is suing West Virginia University medical providers, alleging violation of public policy.