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Court upholds firing of prison worker who gave keys to inmate

Nathan Bass Jul. 1, 2013, 1:19pm

CHARLESTON – A state correctional facility medical assistant lost in her appeal to the state Supreme Court when the court found her claim of retaliatory discharge was not supported by any substantial West Virginia public policy.

Target settles slip-and-fall

John O'Brien Jul. 1, 2013, 1:46pm

CHARLESTON – Target Corporation has settled a slip-and-fall lawsuit filed against it in September.

Judge Goodwin: Penn Line too late to remove case

John O'Brien Jul. 1, 2013, 2:19pm

Goodwin

CIVIL FILINGS: Jefferson County

Toni L. Milbourne Jul. 2, 2013, 10:05am

June 10

North American Land paid in full by SC decision

Nathan Bass Jul. 2, 2013, 10:34am

CHARLESTON – A land company involved in a dispute over excavation of a site it had sold will be paid in full after the state Supreme Court ruled that the company had “substantially complied in all material respects with its obligation under the contract.”

Former JPMorgan Chase worker loses constructive discharge claim

Nathan Bass Jul. 2, 2013, 11:09am

CHARLESTON – A Brooke County bank worker who alleged that intolerable work conditions forced her to resign has lost her appeal to the state Supreme Court.

Court rules against widow of Charleston policeman

Nathan Bass Jul. 2, 2013, 12:38pm

CHARLESTON – The widow of a Charleston policeman who was killed in the line of duty when he was struck by another policeman’s bullet at the conclusion of a car chase has failed in her attempt to have the city’s automobile underinsured motorist insurance coverage effective in regard to her wrongful death claim.

CIVIL FILINGS: Monongalia County

Donna K. Carlson Jul. 2, 2013, 1:04pm

June 21

Massey personal injury lawsuit settled

Kyla Asbury Jul. 3, 2013, 12:41pm

MADISON - A lawsuit against Massey Energy Company regarding the Upper Big Branch Mine disaster was settled and dismissed from Boone Circuit Court in October.

Massey Energy settled lawsuit last June

Kyla Asbury Jul. 3, 2013, 12:42pm

MADISON - A lawsuit involving an hourly miner operator who was injured during the Upper Big Branch Mine explosion was settled and dismissed last year.

Upper Big Branch mine lawsuit settled

Kyla Asbury Jul. 3, 2013, 12:43pm

MADISON - A lawsuit involving a contract worker who was injured during the Upper Big Branch Mine explosion has been settled and dismissed.

Lawsuit over Danville sidewalk settled

Kyla Asbury Jul. 3, 2013, 12:44pm

MADISON - A personal injury lawsuit against the City of Danville has been settled and dismissed.

Settlement over alleged go-cart accident worth $30K

Kyla Asbury Jul. 3, 2013, 12:46pm

CHARLESTON - A $30,000 settlement was reached in 2011 in a lawsuit against Southridge Grand Prix and Family Fun Center LLC.

Holiday Inn owner says Builders Discount breached its contract

Kyla Asbury Jul. 8, 2013, 9:51am

The Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites in Huntington.

Man sues construction company, others for 'unsightly' stucco

Kyla Asbury Jul. 8, 2013, 10:08am

HUNTINGTON - A Huntington man is suing Combs Construction Company Inc. after he claims the stucco it installed on his residence was "unsightly."

Man says Huntington caused him to be disqualified from Housing Authority

Kyla Asbury Jul. 8, 2013, 10:09am

HUNTINGTON - A man is suing the City of Huntington after he claims the police department reported false information to the Huntington Housing Authority that caused him to be disqualified from the program.

Woman blames 49 companies for husband's lung injury, death

Kyla Asbury Jul. 8, 2013, 10:26am

Rinehart

Court rules 540-pound blackjack dealer doesn't suffer from disability

Nathan Bass Jul. 8, 2013, 10:38am

Mardi Gras Casino & Resort

Horse racing group fighting agreement between lottery, racing commissions

John O'Brien Jul. 8, 2013, 4:30pm

The track and grandstand at Charles Town Races.

Man names 154 defendants in asbestos suit

Kyla Asbury Jul. 9, 2013, 10:47am

CHARLESTON - A St. Albans man is suing 154 companies he claims are responsible for his lung cancer diagnosis.