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Marketing firm accused of not making payments

Philip Gonzales Aug. 25, 2016, 6:30pm

NEW CUMBERLAND — A communications equipment provider is suing Jeff Kramer d/b/a Kramer Communications, a marketing firm, citing alleged fraud, misrepresentation and unjust enrichment.

Man says car repossession violated state code

Philip Gonzales Aug. 25, 2016, 6:26pm

POINT PLEASANT — A Marine Corps veteran is suing Ally Financial Inc. and West Virginia Automobile Adjustment Inc., auto financier and adjuster, citing alleged unlawful repossession.

Couple say new car had serious flaws

Philip Gonzales Aug. 25, 2016, 6:21pm

KINGWOOD — A married couple's lawsuit against Victory Automotive Group LLC, FCA US LLC and Chrysler Capital Group LLC, car dealer, manufacturer and financier, alleges fraud and negligence.

Mortgage company accused of unlawful practices

Philip Gonzales Aug. 25, 2016, 6:16pm

WHEELING — A couple's lawsuit against Citimortgage Inc., a mortgage loan provider, alleges breach of contract and unlawful imposition of illegal fees.

Pipefitter claims lung injuries from chlorine

Philip Gonzales Aug. 25, 2016, 6:13pm

MOUNDSVILLE — A pipefitter is suing Axiall LLC, William Starkey, World Wide Safety Consulting LLC and Simakis Company Inc., alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Four police officers sue City of Nitro for asbestos in building

Kyla Asbury Aug. 25, 2016, 5:14pm

CHARLESTON – Four police officers are suing the City of Nitro and King’s Way Christian Church after they claim there is asbestos in the police department building that the city has been aware of for nearly a decade.

Reynolds campaign calls out former AG staffer for racist video

Chris Dickerson Aug. 25, 2016, 2:28pm

HUNTINGTON – The campaign spokeswoman for Doug Reynolds has condemned comments made by a former member of Attorney General Patrick Morrisey’s staff.

Woman sues The Herald-Dispatch for husband’s death

Kyla Asbury Aug. 25, 2016, 1:26pm

HUNTINGTON – A woman is suing The Herald-Dispatch after she claims it was responsible for her husband’s death.

Man blames Roane General Hospital for mother’s death

Kyla Asbury Aug. 25, 2016, 1:21pm

SPENCER – A Roane County man is suing Roane General Hospital after he claims it is responsible for his mother’s death.

Oral surgeon sues state Board of Dentistry over sanctions

Kyla Asbury Aug. 25, 2016, 1:15pm

HUNTINGTON – An oral surgeon is suing the West Virginia Board of Dentistry after he claims its sanctions will cause him damages in the amount of $40,000.

Parents sue Lumber Liquidators for defective flooring

Kyla Asbury Aug. 25, 2016, 12:57pm

WHEELING – The parents of two children that were injured are suing Lumber Liquidators Inc. for the defective flooring.

Monongalia Co. man sues three individuals for car accidents

Kyla Asbury Aug. 25, 2016, 12:49pm

MORGANTOWN – A Monongalia County man is suing three individuals he claims caused car accidents that injured him.

Professor wants to use grant to put WVU at forefront of gas utilization

Carrie Salls Aug. 25, 2016, 12:44pm

MORGANTOWN – West Virginia University engineering professor Fernando Lima has been awarded $110,000 from the American Chemical Society’s Petroleum Research Fund to improve natural gas utilization processes, which he said will help West Virginia understand new ways to thrive in the clean energy arena.

Information about scams tops list of topics for visitors to AG's mobile office

Karen Kidd Aug. 25, 2016, 12:31pm

CHARLESTON – Scams top the list of topics bringing visitors to West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey's mobile office, which began operating last spring, a spokesman said.

Wells' appeal says constitutional rights are being violated

Chris Dickerson Aug. 25, 2016, 12:30pm

CHARLESTON – A former state senator claims the 1st and 14 amendments to the Constitution are being violated by a ruling that doesn’t let him appear on the ballot as an independent candidate for Kanawha County clerk.

Shopper blames retailer for fall

Philip Gonzales Aug. 24, 2016, 10:11pm

LOGAN — A shopper is suing Wal-mart Stores Inc., a retail store operator, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Landlord claims tenants skipped out on lease

Philip Gonzales Aug. 24, 2016, 10:07pm

FAYETTEVILLE — A landlord is suing Wild Flour Bakery and Bistro LLC, citing alleged breach of contract.

Freight shipper claims customer hasn't paid

Philip Gonzales Aug. 24, 2016, 10:03pm

FAYETTEVILLE — A freight shipping company is suing New River Firewood LLC, a firewood and fire starter provider, citing alleged breach of contract and unjust enrichment.

Tenants accused of not paying lease

Philip Gonzales Aug. 24, 2016, 10:01pm

WINFIELD — A commercial real estate owner is suing Teays Urgent Care PLLC and Mohamad Samah Kalou a/k/a Sam Kalou, citing alleged breach of contract and unjust enrichment.

Man alleges carelessness in rear-end collision

Philip Gonzales Aug. 24, 2016, 9:53pm

BECKLEY — A motorist is suing Susan Clark and Denise Clark, two Raleigh County residents, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.