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Company wants defense tendered

John O'Brien Jun. 1, 2006, 3:40am

CHARLESTON - A Kenova company is hoping a judge will find that its insurance provider did not properly handle an accidental death lawsuit against it.

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Woman says ride nearly ripped finger off

John O'Brien Jun. 1, 2006, 6:07am

CHARLESTON - A woman is claiming she almost had her pinky finger taken off by a ride at the State Fair of West Virginia in 2003.

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Woman sues city over fall off bus

John O'Brien Jun. 1, 2006, 6:09am

CHARLESTON - A Kanawha County woman is suing the City of Charleston and Kanawha Regional Transportation Authority after she allegedly tripped over a hole.

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Frivolous claims against government may follow Glendenning decision, justices warn

Steve Korris Jun. 1, 2006, 6:35am

CHARLESTON – National Union Fire Insurance of Pittsburgh must compensate four former Webster County school boys who suffered sexual assault and abuse from teacher Donald Ray Glendenning Jr., the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has ruled.

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Berkeley Sewer whistleblower suing those who fired him

John O'Brien Jun. 1, 2006, 10:15am

MARTINSBURG - A Berkeley County man is suing the Berkeley County Public Service Sewer District and three of its workers over his termination, which he says came as a result of his threat to take allegations of wrongdoing to the public.

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Reverend says he was intentionally embarrassed

John O'Brien Jun. 1, 2006, 10:20am

CHARLES TOWN - A Martinsburg pastor is suing the man that brought allegations of theft against him.

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Toyota's impact on state immeasurable

News Service Jun. 1, 2006, 6:49pm

Gov. Joe Manchin CHARLESTON -- Last week, I traveled to Putnam County to join Toyota Motor Corporation officials in celebrating the tenth anniversary of Toyota Motor Manufacturing of West Virginia's operations at Buffalo.

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Woman says spider from Sam's Club bit her

John O'Brien Jun. 1, 2006, 8:15pm

CHARLESTON - A Kanawha County woman is suing Sam's Club after she says she was bitten by a spider that was hiding in her fruit

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Former corrections officer sues Regional Jail Authority

John O'Brien Jun. 1, 2006, 8:20pm

CHARLESTON - A Mingo County woman is suing the state Regional Jail Authority over the alleged sexual harassment committed by Jimmy Vance, whom is also listed as a defendant.

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Virginia couple wants deposit back

John O'Brien Jun. 2, 2006, 2:32am

CHARLES TOWN - A Virginia couple says their deposit on a subdivision lot was kept even though they did not end up buying the lot.

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Hotel worker claims sexual harassment

John O'Brien Jun. 2, 2006, 2:35am

CHARLESTON - A former housekeeper and front desk clerk at a Motel 6 is suing over sexual harassment she says occurred there before she was wrongfully fired.

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Estate of man who fell off balcony sues landlord

John O'Brien Jun. 2, 2006, 2:40am

CHARLESTON - A recently filed lawsuit says the death of a man who fell off a third-floor balcony while helping move furniture is the fault of the building's landlord.

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Father of murdered Marshall student sues mall

John O'Brien Jun. 2, 2006, 2:45am

Samantha Burns CHARLESTON - The father of a 19-year-old Marshall University student who was abducted at Huntington Mall before being raped and murdered is suing the mall for not providing proper security.

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Bell still uneasy about eye problems

John O'Brien Jun. 2, 2006, 3:45am

Harry Bell CHARLESTON - Twenty-nine years later, Harry Bell can still feel something in his eye.

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Huber on the lookout for the law

John O'Brien Jun. 2, 2006, 5:45am

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