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Landowner says power plant operators polluted property

Philip Gonzales Jul. 28, 2016, 7:55pm

NEW CUMBERLAND — A landowner is suing FirstEnergy Corporation, FirstEnergy Generation LLC and FirstEnergy Solutions Corporation, power generating plant operators, citing alleged reckless, willful and wanton conduct.

Virginia man accused of not paying rent

Philip Gonzales Jul. 28, 2016, 7:50pm

MOOREFIELD — A lawyer is suing Andrew R. Hammaker, a resident of Chesapeake, Virginia, citing alleged abandonment.

Homeowners claim granite installer failed to do job right

Philip Gonzales Jul. 28, 2016, 7:46pm

MOUNDSVILLE — Two homeowners are suing Quarry Granite Fabrication a/k/a Quarry Granite Fabricators, a granite installer, citing alleged fraudulent misrepresentation.

Motorist says carelessness caused injuries

Philip Gonzales Jul. 28, 2016, 7:41pm

PRINCETON — A motorist is suing Bluefield resident Zachary Keith Brewster and his insurer, State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Woman seeks compensation for denied benefits

Philip Gonzales Jul. 28, 2016, 7:36pm

BECKLEY — A woman is suing Hartford Life and Accident Insurance Company, d/b/a CNA Group Life Assurance Company, alleging that she was wrongly denied long-term disability benefits.

Man sues Blue Creek Mining for wrongful termination

Kyla Asbury Jul. 28, 2016, 6:36pm

CHARLESTON – A Mingo County man is suing Blue Creek Mining for wrongfully terminating his employment.

Man says Orders Construction Company for sexual abuse by employee

Kyla Asbury Jul. 28, 2016, 6:32pm

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County man is suing Orders Construction Company after he claims he was sexually abused by an employee.

AG's office files suit against Logan Co. cemetery monument company

Chris Dickerson Jul. 28, 2016, 2:32pm

LOGAN – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey’s office has filed a lawsuit against a Logan County headstone seller for failing to deliver on his business promises.

AG's office announces August mobile office hours in Metro Valley

Chris Dickerson Jul. 28, 2016, 1:23pm

CHARLESTON — A consumer representative from West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey's office will hold public events during August throughout Cabell, Kanawha, Putnam and Wayne counties.

AG's office says Putnam Co. roofing company didn't finish jobs

Chris Dickerson Jul. 28, 2016, 12:31pm

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey's office has filed suit against a Putnam County construction company.

Partnership between AG, U.S. Attorney prosecutes Maryland heroin dealer

Chris Dickerson Jul. 28, 2016, 11:59am

MARTINSBURG — A Maryland man will spend nearly two years in federal prison thanks to a partnership between West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey and U.S.

W.Va, other states reach agreement in grocery store merger

Chris Dickerson Jul. 28, 2016, 11:43am

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey and five other states have reached an agreement pertaining to the impending merger of two corporations that individually operate competing grocery store chains – Martin’s and Food Lion – in the state’s eastern Panhandle.

Eastern West Virginia counties top list of local economic investment

Carrie Salls Jul. 28, 2016, 9:47am

MARTINSBURG – Berkeley County topped the list of West Virginia counties receiving the greatest amount of investment in their local economies, as revealed by financial technology company SmartAsset’s recently completed second annual study on the issue.

Certified nursing assistant claims retaliatory termination

The West Virginia Record Jul. 27, 2016, 7:42pm

WHEELING — A certified nursing assistant is suing Good Shepherd Nursing Home LLC, a former employer, citing alleged wrongful termination.

Ohio company claims unjust enrichment

Philip Gonzales Jul. 27, 2016, 7:34pm

BECKLEY — An Ohio corporation is suing Orchard Coal Company and Regan & Sierra Management LLC, citing alleged unjust enrichment.

Woman blames driver for rear-end collision

Philip Gonzales Jul. 27, 2016, 7:30pm

FAIRMONT — A woman is suing fellow motorist Jesse Reynolds, alleging that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Man says insurance providers breached contract

Philip Gonzales Jul. 27, 2016, 7:25pm

BECKLEY — A homeowner is suing Erie Insurance Property & Casualty and Pat Reed Insurance Inc., insurance providers, citing alleged breach of contract and negligent misrepresentation.

Man claims wet floor in store led to head injury

Philip Gonzales Jul. 27, 2016, 7:21pm

PHILIPPI — A customer is suing Family Dollar Stores of West Virginia Inc., a retail store operator, alleging that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Three lawsuits accuse Lincoln County Sheriff of negligence

Chris Dickerson Jul. 27, 2016, 3:18pm

CHARLESTON – Three lawsuits were filed against Lincoln County Sheriff Ken Farley after the plaintiffs claim he was negligent in allowing a deputy to obtain information under false pretenses.

Lawsuit alleging injury at Chief Logan State Park transferred to Logan County

Kyla Asbury Jul. 27, 2016, 3:16pm

LOGAN – A lawsuit alleging injuries at Chief Logan State Park originally filed in Kanawha Circuit Court has been transferred to Logan Circuit Court.