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Woman sues Exide Technologies for making false statements about her

Kyla Asbury Jan. 3, 2012, 7:25am

CHARLESTON -- A woman is suing Exide Technologies, Inc., after she claims defamatory remarks were made about her.

Man blames state Division of Corrections for stroke injuries

Kyla Asbury Jan. 3, 2012, 7:26am

CHARLESTON -- An inmate is suing the West Virginia Division of Corrections and Wexford Health Sources after he suffered a stroke.

Couple sues water company for property damage

Kyla Asbury Jan. 3, 2012, 7:27am

CHARLESTON -- A Kanawha County couple is suing West Virginia-American Water after they incurred water damage in their home.

Man names 199 defendants in asbestos suit

Kyla Asbury Jan. 3, 2012, 7:28am

CHARLESTON -- A man is suing 199 companies he claims are responsible for his father's lung injury and death.

Ky. couple sues Mercedes for defective vehicle

Kyla Asbury Jan. 3, 2012, 7:29am

CHARLESTON -- A Belfry, Ky., couple is suing Mercedes-Benz USA, Inc., after they claim a vehicle they purchased was defective.

Panel says W.Va. congressional districts must be redrawn

Chris Dickerson Jan. 3, 2012, 9:13am

King CHARLESTON – A three-judge federal panel says West Virginia's newly drawn congressional districts are unconstitutional and must be redrawn in two weeks.

PERSONNEL FILE: Iskra re-elected to Spilman management committee

News Service Jan. 4, 2012, 9:46am

CHARLESTON -- The law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle(Spilman) has announced that Eric W. Iskra has been re-elected to a two-year term on Spilman's Management Committee, continuing his service as Member in Charge of Client Services.

PERSONNEL FILE: Shuman, McCuskey and Slicer announces new member, jurist members

News Service Jan. 4, 2012, 9:49am

Warner CHARLESTON -- Shuman, McCuskey and Slicer has announce its newest member, Brian J. Warner, and its two newest jurist members, Christopher D. Negley and Natalie C. Schaefer.

Jackson Kelly's Flannery appointed to National Coal Council

Kyla Asbury Jan. 4, 2012, 9:55am

Flannery CHARLESTON – A member of the Jackson Kelly Environmental Practice Group recently was nominated and appointed as a member of the National Coal Council.

Congress cuts federal funding for Legal Aid by 15 percent

Kyla Asbury Jan. 4, 2012, 9:58am

Worthy CHARLESTON – Legal Aid of West Virginia recently received formal notice from its federal funder that Congress will cut its federal funding to legal services by nearly 15 percent in 2012.

Cooper, Unger plans would split a county or two

Steve Korris Jan. 5, 2012, 2:00am

Cooper CHARLESTON – Thornton Cooper proposes to split a county on a new congressional district map and State Sen. John Unger of Martinsburg proposes to split two, but only Cooper explains how he would do it.

Judges: Redistrcting means change

Steve Korris Jan. 5, 2012, 2:13am

King CHARLESTON – Redistricting means change, federal judges declared as they shredded a new map of West Virginia congressional districts, and no one knows what changes the next map will bring.

THEIR VIEW: Lower taxes for the new year

News Service Jan. 5, 2012, 2:23am

Tomblin CHARLESTON -- At the start of the New Year, when checking out at the grocery store, our seniors, individuals and families will keep more of their hard earned money.

AIG wants judge to toss $58 million Harrison verdict

Chris Dickerson Jan. 5, 2012, 3:00am

Romano CLARKSBURG – Chartis and AIG plan to ask a Harrison County judge to toss a $58 million jury verdict involving a leaking tank at a gas station.

CIVIL FILINGS: Wood County

Lawrence Smith Jan. 6, 2012, 1:00am

Nov. 8

CIVIL FILINGS: Marshall County

Denise Simpson Jan. 6, 2012, 1:00am

Nov. 28

CIVIL FILINGS: Boone County

Harmon Marks Jan. 6, 2012, 1:00am

Dec. 8

CIVIL FILINGS: Mason County

Lawrence Smith Jan. 6, 2012, 1:10am

Nov. 29

CIVIL FILINGS: Jefferson County

Toni L. Milbourne Jan. 6, 2012, 1:10am

Dec. 16

CIVIL FILINGS: Monongalia County

Donna K. Carlson Jan. 6, 2012, 1:15am

Dec. 30