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Jackson Co. couple sues Charleston Auto for car accident

Kyla Asbury Aug. 1, 2012, 2:22am

CHARLESTON -- A Jackson County couple is suing Charleston Auto, Inc. after they claim one of its employees caused a car accident and injuries.

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Buffalo woman names 53 defendants in asbestos case

Kyla Asbury Aug. 1, 2012, 2:23am

CHARLESTON -- A Buffalo woman is suing 53 companies she claims are responsible for her husband's lung cancer and death.

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Ky. couple names 54 defendants in asbestos case

Kyla Asbury Aug. 1, 2012, 2:24am

CHARLESTON -- A Phelps, Ky., couple is suing 54 companies they claim are responsible for a lung cancer diagnosis.

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Former employee sues Shoney's franchise for harassment

Kyla Asbury Aug. 1, 2012, 2:26am

CHARLESTON -- A Fayette County woman and former employee is suing B&F Foods, Inc. after she claims she was harassed during her employment.

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Woman blames Religious Coalition for Community Renewal for property defects

Kyla Asbury Aug. 1, 2012, 2:29am

CHARLESTON -- A Kanawha County woman is suing the Religious Coalition for Community Renewal, Inc. after she claims property she purchased had serious structural problems.

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THEIR VIEW: Health care is a 'we' issue, not a 'me' issue

News Service Aug. 1, 2012, 2:47am

WAYNE -- It was on the second anniversary of Robert Byrd's death (the Senator who cast the deciding vote for the Affordable Care Act derisively termed "ObamaCare" by those opposed and who wish so vividly to defeat, not the issue, but the man) that the United States Supreme Court upheld the Law.

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Hinton woman names 41 defendants in asbestos case

Kyla Asbury Aug. 2, 2012, 2:25am

CHARLESTON -- A Hinton woman is suing 41 companies she claims are responsible for her husband's lung cancer and death.

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PERSONNEL FILE: Lyons, Stebbins join Lewis Glasser management team

News Service Aug. 2, 2012, 2:41am

Lyons CHARLESTON -- Lewis Glasser Casey & Rollins has named two new members to the law firm's management team.

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THEIR VIEW: Pilot financing program was grounded before it started

News Service Aug. 2, 2012, 3:00am

WHEELING -- The West Virginia Association for Justice has consistently supported efforts to reform judicial election financing.

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Steptoe & Johnson to host labor essentials seminars

News Service Aug. 2, 2012, 3:37am

Cokeley BRIDGEPORT -– Attorneys from Steptoe & Johnson's labor and employment group will brief employers operating in West Virginia on the crucial issues affecting their businesses at the upcoming Employment Essentials Seminar scheduled for two locations in southern West Virginia.

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Logan man says police brutalized him

Lawrence Smith Aug. 2, 2012, 3:45am

CHARLESTON – Eighteen months after it successfully nabbed a murder suspect, a police dragnet in Logan County has turned up a lawsuit.

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Upshur sheriff race heading to court

Lawrence Smith Aug. 2, 2012, 3:48am

Taylor BUCKHANNON – Who becomes the next Upshur County sheriff will likely not be decided at the ballot box, but in a courtroom.

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PERSONNEL FILE: Kay Casto & Chaney attorneys named Super Lawyers

News Service Aug. 2, 2012, 3:52am

CHARLESTON -- Kay Casto & Chaney have announced that nine of its attorneys have been included in West Virginia Super Lawyers for 2012 published in July and four attorneys are listed as Rising Stars.

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EPA, Sierra Club strike out in federal court

Michael Tremoglie Aug. 2, 2012, 5:25am

Tomblin WASHINGTON, D.C. -– The Environmental Protection Agency exceeded its authority by issuing a guidance document about Clean Water Act compliance, a federal judge has ruled.

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Federal judge grants Loughry's motion to intervene

Jessica M. Karmasek Aug. 2, 2012, 9:45am

Loughry CHARLESTON - A federal judge has granted West Virginia Supreme Court candidate Allen Loughry's motion to intervene in a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the state's Public Campaign Financing Pilot Program.

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