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State Police settles false arrest suit for $50K

Lawrence Smith Feb. 1, 2013, 5:00am

MARTINSBURG – A Berkeley County man’s four-year old lawsuit against the West Virginia State Police has come to end.

CIVIL FILINGS: Jefferson County

Toni L. Milbourne Feb. 1, 2013, 5:00am

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CIVIL FILINGS: Mason County

Lawrence Smith Feb. 1, 2013, 5:00am

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CIVIL FILINGS: Monongalia County

Donna K. Carlson Feb. 1, 2013, 5:01am

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CIVIL FILINGS: Putnam County

Kyla Asbury Feb. 1, 2013, 5:02am

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CIVIL FILINGS: Cabell County

John O'Brien Feb. 1, 2013, 5:03am

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CIVIL FILINGS: Kanawha County

Kyla Asbury Feb. 1, 2013, 5:05am

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THEIR VIEW: NLRB recess appointments ruling an important one

The West Virginia Record Feb. 1, 2013, 5:29am

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Settling baseless lawsuits only encourages more of them

The West Virginia Record Feb. 1, 2013, 5:30am

Famed social scientist James Q. Wilson died just shy of a year ago. One of his greatest contributions to the world he left behind is the “broken windows” theory of law enforcement: the idea that communities should concentrate on the small breakdowns in civil order and correct them before they escalate into worse problems.

Lawsuit claims ambulance at fault for crash

Lawrence Smith Feb. 1, 2013, 6:00am

MADISON – A Boone County couple are alleging they were harmed by people paid to help them.

Former employee sues Family Dollar, alleges sexual harassment

Kyla Asbury Feb. 1, 2013, 6:00am

CHARLESTON – A former employee is suing Family Dollar Corporation, Inc., after she claims she was sexually harassed by a supervisor.

Parents sue Pierson Lumber Company for car accident

Kyla Asbury Feb. 1, 2013, 6:00am

CHARLESTON – The parents of a minor are suing Pierson Lumber Company, Inc. for allegedly causing an accident that caused injuries.

Man says Trans Energy breached contract

Kyla Asbury Feb. 1, 2013, 6:00am

CHARLESTON – A man is suing Trans Energy, Inc., after he claims it breached its contract with him by refusing to sell the company after they agreed to.

Kroger sued again over parking lot

Kyla Asbury Feb. 1, 2013, 6:00am

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing the Kroger Co. after she says her purse was taken from her in its parking lot.

Judge: Lawsuit over newborn's death filed too late

John O'Brien Feb. 1, 2013, 6:30am

BECKLEY – A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought against Raleigh General Hospital and a doctor who were blamed for the death of a newborn.

Judge sets aside portion of verdict in sexual misconduct suit

Lawrence Smith Feb. 1, 2013, 8:00am

CHARLESTON – Finding that one of its home confinement officers had adequate training and knew the boundaries of acceptable behavior, a judge has set aside the portion of a jury’s verdict returned against Logan County officials in a woman’s civil rights suit.

Wood Commission settles drug court participant’s sexual harassment suit

Lawrence Smith Feb. 1, 2013, 8:00am

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Lawsuit: Sunrise Pre-Owned Automall prepared confusing contract

Kyla Asbury Feb. 4, 2013, 5:00am

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing Sunrise Pre-Owned Automall, Inc., after she claims it breached its contract with her.

Chiropractor says Health Plan of the Upper Ohio Valley refused to reimburse him

Kyla Asbury Feb. 4, 2013, 5:05am

MOUNDSVILLE – A man is suing the Health Plan of the Upper Ohio Valley, Inc., claiming it owes him more than $450,000.

Woman says she was fired because she was pregnant

Kyla Asbury Feb. 4, 2013, 5:15am

CHARLESTON – A former employee is suing Dunbar Center for wrongfully terminating her employment because of her pregnancy.