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PERSONNEL FILE: Mollohan joins Nelson Mullins

News Service May. 2, 2011, 11:25am

Mollohan HUNTINGTON -- Former Congressman Alan B. Mollohan of Fairmont has joined the Huntington and Washington, D.C., law offices of Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough.

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Morgantown physician sued for man's lung cancer, death

Kyla Asbury May. 2, 2011, 11:26am

MORGANTOWN – A woman has sued a Morgantown physician for a family member's lung cancer and death.

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Woman sues mortgage firm, holder for predatory lending

Kyla Asbury May. 2, 2011, 11:29am

CHARLESTON -- A woman is suing HSBC Mortgage Services and an unknown holder after she claims they participated in predatory lending practices.

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Kanawha caregiver says she was wrongly fired

Kyla Asbury May. 2, 2011, 11:32am

CHARLESTON -- A former employee is suing RSCR West Virginia after she claims her employment was wrongfully terminated.

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McGraw keeps two collection companies out of W.Va.

Jessica M. Karmasek May. 3, 2011, 5:18am

CHARLESTON -- West Virginia Attorney General Darrell McGraw said on Tuesday his office has obtained a court order halting illegal loan collections in the state by companies from Illinois and Nevada.

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PERSONNEL FILE: Potter named W.Va. Bar Foundation Fellow

News Service May. 3, 2011, 7:52am

Potter WHEELING -— The law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle has announced that Sharon L. Potter, counsel in its Wheeling office, was named a West Virginia Bar Foundation Fellow.

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Man sues nursing home for relative's death

Kyla Asbury May. 3, 2011, 7:58am

CHARLESTON -- A man is suing Summers Nursing & Rehabilitation Center after he claims they are responsible for his family member's death.

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Genesis Healthcare blamed for husband's death

Kyla Asbury May. 3, 2011, 7:59am

CHARLESTON -- A Charleston woman is suing Genesis Healthcare Corporation after she claims they are responsible for her husband's death.

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Residents say Union Carbide, others contaminated property

Kyla Asbury May. 3, 2011, 8:00am

CHARLESTON -- More than 30 state residents are suing Union Carbide Company after they claim their properties were contaminated with hazardous substances.

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Charleston officer's widow sues city's insurance carrier

Kyla Asbury May. 3, 2011, 8:00am

CHARLESTON -- The widow of the Charleston police officer who was killed during a 2009 high-speed chase is suing the city's insurance carrier.

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CAMC patients sues hospital for Internet security breach

Kyla Asbury May. 3, 2011, 8:00am

CHARLESTON -- Five Charleston Area Medical Center patients are suing the hospital after their personal information was publicized on the Internet in 2010.

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Cabell Co. joins lawsuit opposing Huntington's occupation tax

Kyla Asbury May. 4, 2011, 6:17am

HUNTINGTON – Cabell County and Steel of West Virginia plan to challenge Huntington's new 1 percent occupation tax that is to be implemented July 1.

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Marshall Co. couple accuses WVU Board of Governors, others of negligence

Kyla Asbury May. 4, 2011, 6:18am

MORGANTOWN – A Marshall County couple is suing West Virginia University Board of Governors, West Virginia University Hospitals and West Virginia University Medical Corporation after they claim they were negligent and caused injuries.

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Taylor Co. man sues WVU Board of Governors, physicians for wife's death

Kyla Asbury May. 4, 2011, 6:19am

MORGANTOWN -– A Taylor County man says two physicians and the West Virginia University Board of Governors are responsible for his wife's death.

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Justices affirm $2M Boone Co. miner verdict

Steve Korris May. 4, 2011, 6:23am

CHARLESTON –- Supreme Court Justices chose not to second guess Boone County jurors who awarded coal miner Stanley Stevenson almost $2 million for a wrist injury.

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Contractor can pursue claim against Raleigh school board

Steve Korris May. 4, 2011, 11:27am

CHARLESTON – Building contractor Multiplex Inc. can pursue a $424,398.46 claim against the Raleigh County Board of Education, according to the Supreme Court of Appeals.

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Business4Breakfast seminars set for May 11, May 18

News Service May. 4, 2011, 3:00pm

HUNTINGTON -- Huddleston Bolen announced that two Business4Breakfast seminars will be held in May.

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Aetna to appeal order on disability benefits

Steve Korris May. 5, 2011, 2:25am

CHARLESTON - Aetna Life Insurance plans to appeal a federal court order finding it improperly denied disability benefits to former Bristol Myers Squibb manager Rickey Dickens.

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Boone man says Foodland wrongly fired him

Harmon Marks May. 5, 2011, 2:30am

MADISON -- A Madison man seeks money damages, injunctive action and "other equitable and legal relief" for what he calls unlawful discrimination and retaliation that ended his employment at Boone County Foodland.

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Cedar Grove man sues town, former police chief for civil rights violations

Lawrence Smith May. 5, 2011, 2:31am

CHARLESTON – A Cedar Grove man who was injured following an arrest by the town's former police chief last year is suing both him and the town for violating his civil rights.

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