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U.S. Senate to vote on Thacker's nomination this month

Jessica M. Karmasek Apr. 2, 2012, 3:30am

Thacker WASHINGTON - The U.S. Senate agreed last week to consider the nomination of West Virginia attorney Stephanie Thacker to a federal appeals court later this month.

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Panel sends Tomblin three names for Putnam judge spot

Chris Dickerson Apr. 2, 2012, 6:57am

CHARLESTON – The state Judicial Vacancy Advisory Commission has recommended three of the four candidates who applied to fill a circuit judgeship in Putnam County.

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Putnam couple sues St. Mary's, doctor for negligence

Kyla Asbury Apr. 2, 2012, 8:00am

WINFIELD -- A Putnam County couple is suing St. Mary's Medical Center for injuries sustained due to a surgery performed at the hospital.

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Woman blames CAMC for mother's death

Kyla Asbury Apr. 2, 2012, 8:00am

CHARLESTON -- A Kanawha County woman is suing Charleston Area Medical Center for failing to care for her mother while she was at the hospital.

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Jackson Hewitt sued for employee's injury

Kyla Asbury Apr. 2, 2012, 8:10am

CHARLESTON -- A TME Enterprises employee is suing after he sustained injuries while on the job.

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Huntington man sues Home Depot for injuries

Kyla Asbury Apr. 3, 2012, 4:19am

CHARLESTON -- A Huntington man is suing Home Depot for injuries he sustained while installing a countertop.

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Charleston man sues sports bar, bouncer for injuries

Kyla Asbury Apr. 3, 2012, 4:20am

CHARLESTON -- A Charleston man is suing Pour House Sports Bar and a bouncer who he claims unlawfully struck him and caused him injuries.

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Man says Wilson Preferred Services failed to pay final wages in time

Kyla Asbury Apr. 3, 2012, 4:29am

CHARLESTON -- A former employee is suing Wilson Preferred Services for failing to pay his final wages within 72 hours of discharge.

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Pedestrian sues Cunningham Energy for injuries after being struck by car

Kyla Asbury Apr. 3, 2012, 7:15am

CHARLESTON -- A Sissonville woman is suing Cunningham Energy after she was struck by a vehicle in the Kroger parking lot.

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Asset Acquisition Group sues individuals for owing more than $25,000

Kyla Asbury Apr. 3, 2012, 7:16am

HUNTINGTON -- Asset Acquisition Group is suing two individuals it claims owe more than $25,000 due to a breach in contract.

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Wyoming Co. man blames St. Mary's for dehydration, renal failure

Kyla Asbury Apr. 3, 2012, 7:17am

HUNTINGTON -- A Wyoming County man is suing St. Mary's Medical Center for failing to provide him with adequate anesthesia services and/or adequate post-operative care while he was a patient.

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PERSONNEL FILE: Tinney recognized by Best Lawyers

News Service Apr. 3, 2012, 10:12am

Tinney CHARLESTON -- John H. Tinney Jr., one of the founding partners of The Tinney Law Firm, has been recognized by Best Lawyers of West Virginia in the field of Commercial Litigation.

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Project: Save Our Homes details announced

Chris Dickerson Apr. 3, 2012, 10:16am

CHARLESTON -- West Virginia Attorney General Darrell McGraw has announced the details for the first four Project: Save Our Homes workshops.

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Ohio woman says two individuals responsible for husband's death

Kyla Asbury Apr. 4, 2012, 7:00am

HUNTINGTON -- A Lawrence County, Ohio, woman is suing two individuals she claims are responsible for her husband's wrongful death due to a car accident on Interstate 64.

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Cabell woman sues Midway Ford for destroying truck's engine

Kyla Asbury Apr. 4, 2012, 7:47am

HUNTINGTON -- A Cabell County woman is suing Midway Ford after she claims it failed to repair her truck and, instead, destroyed the engine.

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Marshall County Commission sued for woman's fall at courthouse

Kyla Asbury Apr. 4, 2012, 7:48am

MOUNDSVILLE -- A woman is suing the Marshall County Commission after she was injured at the Marshall County Courthouse.

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Man sues TeleTech for state Wage Payment & Collection Act violations

Kyla Asbury Apr. 4, 2012, 7:49am

MOUNDSVILLE -- A former employee is suing TeleTech Customer Care Management (West Virginia), Inc. after he claims it violated the West Virginia Wage Payment and Collection Act during his employment.

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Man seeks to settle Thomas Memorial Hospital lawsuit

Kyla Asbury Apr. 4, 2012, 7:51am

WINFIELD -- A man is asking the court for approval of the settlement in his case against Thomas Memorial Hospital for his wife's suicide.

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THEIR VIEW: It's time for a 'regulatory cocktail' against unethical debt collectors

News Service Apr. 4, 2012, 7:52am

Many U.S. attorneys general are working with each other and with the federal government to employ a "drug cocktail" strategy to control and eventually eradicate the scourge that is unethical debt collectors, because just one strategy alone seems not to be enough.

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Morrisey endorsed by West Virginians for Life

Chris Dickerson Apr. 4, 2012, 9:27am

Morrisey HARPER'S FERRY -- Republican state Attorney General candidate Patrick Morrisey has been endorsed by West Virginians for Life Political Action Committee.

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