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Mother, son sue law firm for legal malpractice

Kyla Asbury Jan. 18, 2017, 2:03pm

WHEELING – A mother and son are suing a Pennsylvania law firm they claim was negligent and committed legal malpractice during the course of two lawsuits.

Woman sues SiSu Concierge Service, business partner for failing to pay back loan

Kyla Asbury Jan. 18, 2017, 1:59pm

MORGANTOWN – A woman is suing SiSu Concierge Service and her business partner after she claims her business partner failed to repay a loan and the company needs proper liability insurance for its vehicle.

Wellsburg man sues Hayward Baker for failing to honor contract

Kyla Asbury Jan. 18, 2017, 1:58pm

WHEELING – A man is suing Hayward Baker after he claims it has failed to honor a contract he entered into with a company that Hayward Baker took over.

Growing Generations lawsuit removed to federal court

Kyla Asbury Jan. 18, 2017, 1:56pm

WHEELING – A lawsuit against Growing Generations filed by a former employee who alleged she was discriminated against has been removed to federal court.

Woman sues Elite Learning & Social Center for wage payment violations

Kyla Asbury Jan. 18, 2017, 1:54pm

MORGANTOWN – A Monongalia County woman is suing Elite Learning & Social Center after she claims it failed to pay her final pay after she quit.

Man sues former employer for hiring him under false pretenses

Kyla Asbury Jan. 18, 2017, 1:53pm

WHEELING – A man is suing his former employer after he claims the employer hired him under false pretenses.

West Virginia needs coal jobs and a better EPA under Pruitt

Steven Golden Jan. 18, 2017, 9:44am

Dear Editor: Retaining a coal job over the past few years has not been easy, but I’ve been blessed to keep my job at Mepco. Still, like so many others in my community, I’ve been worried about the of future of my career over the past eight years as the “War on Coal” has seemed to have no end in sight.

U.S. Senate should confirm Pruitt as EPA Administrator

Roger Summerfield Jan. 18, 2017, 9:41am

Dear Editor: It is clear that West Virginia has been a victim of Obama’s War on Coal these past eight years.

'Don't cut anything! Just keep raising taxes!'

The West Virginia Record Jan. 18, 2017, 9:31am

No one in his right mind would turn to Hollywood for economic advice – or almost any other kind of advice, outside of acting and filmmaking tips – but there's a three-letter word that directors shout at the end of every scene that guides the thinking of managers at private companies: cut.

'Hellhole' label used to blackmail lawmakers into rigging civil justice system

Jane Peak Jan. 18, 2017, 9:31am

MORGANTOWN – For more than 10 years the American Tort Reform Association, a front group bankrolled by America’s most powerful and wealthy CEOs, has attacked West Virginia with its widely discredited “Judicial Hellhole” report.

Doctor says she was fired because of pregnancy; St. Mary's says she violated non-compete clause

Chris Dickerson and Philip Gonzales Jan. 17, 2017, 5:39pm

HUNTINGTON –  A physician alleges she was terminated because of pregnancy, but her former employer claims she violated the non-compete clause in her employment contract.

Mingo pharmacist says CBS Evening News defamed him

Kyla Asbury Jan. 17, 2017, 3:18pm

CHARLESTON – A Mingo County pharmacist is suing CBS after he claims the evening news defamed him.

Medical assistant accuses Cabell Huntington Hospital of failing to accommodate her disability

Philip Gonzales Jan. 17, 2017, 12:48pm

HUNTINGTON – A medical assistant alleges her former employer discriminated against her after she was injured in a car accident.

Former Montgomery General employee alleges he was terminated for refusing lie detector test

Philip Gonzales Jan. 17, 2017, 12:47pm

FAYETTEVILLE – A man has filed a class action against Montgomery General Hospital over allegations his 42-year employment with the facility was terminated because he refused to take a lie detector test.

Man alleges Slay Transportation owes him wages

Philip Gonzales Jan. 17, 2017, 12:47pm

CHARLESTON – A man alleges his former employer did not pay all wages owed to him after his termination.

Meadowbrook Acres Nursing Center accused of negligence after woman's death

Philip Gonzales Jan. 17, 2017, 12:47pm

CHARLESTON – An estate administrator alleges alleges her decedent suffered injuries while under the care of a Charleston care facility.

Estate executor alleges Pine Lodge was negligent in decedent's care

Philip Gonzales Jan. 17, 2017, 12:46pm

CHARLESTON – An estate executor alleges a Beckley long-term care facility failed to provide a safe environment for his decedent.

Patient claims he was injured in fall at dialysis center

Philip Gonzales Jan. 17, 2017, 12:46pm

HUNTINGTON – A Huntington man alleges he slipped and fell because of hazardous condition at a dialysis center.

Branch Banking and Trust Co. accused of deceptive practices

Philip Gonzales Jan. 17, 2017, 12:45pm

CHARLESTON – A man alleges a bank unlawfully changed the locks on his residence and failed to return the keys in a timely manner.

Cameron property owners allege Marshall County Coal Co. mining has caused damages

Philip Gonzales Jan. 17, 2017, 12:44pm

MOUNDSVILLE – Property owners claim mining under the property and around it done by The Marshall County Coal Co. has damaged the property.