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Law office owes for phone book ads, suit claims

Annie Cosby Dec. 1, 2014, 2:18pm

CHARLESTON – A Putnam County company is suing over claims an attorney owes money for advertising.

Woman blames nursing home for sister's death

Annie Cosby Dec. 1, 2014, 2:20pm

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County woman is suing over claims her sister sustained injuries that allegedly contributed to her death in a nursing home.

Woman blames gynecologist for delayed cancer diagnosis

Annie Cosby Dec. 1, 2014, 2:23pm

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County woman is suing over claims her doctor failed to follow up with abnormal test results, causing a delayed cancer diagnosis.

Judge sides with Raleigh County lab, says DEP must comply with board’s order

Jessica M. Karmasek Dec. 1, 2014, 3:23pm

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County court judge has ordered the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection to comply with a state board’s order allowing a Raleigh County laboratory to remain open.

Media outlets seek withdrawal of Blankenship gag order

Kyla Asbury Dec. 2, 2014, 9:11am

BECKLEY – Five news organizations filed a motion urging U.S. District Judge Irene Berger to withdraw a gag order that has blocked access to court records in a criminal case filed against Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship.

Maintenance man says he wasn't paid all wages

Annie Cosby Dec. 2, 2014, 9:13am

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County man is suing over claims he was not paid all wages owed him after his termination.

Man says paperwork snafu screwed up his retirement

Annie Cosby Dec. 2, 2014, 9:39am

CHARLESTON – A Raleigh County man is suing over claims he was unable to retire due to negligence in the processing of his retirement paperwork.

Man says he was fired for for seeking workers' comp

Annie Cosby Dec. 2, 2014, 9:47am

MADISON – A Raleigh County man is suing over claims he was fired for attempting to claim workers' compensation benefits.

Man says he was injured when ambulance hit his car

Annie Cosby Dec. 2, 2014, 10:00am

CLAY – A Clay County man is suing over claims he was injured when an ambulance allegedly rear-ended his vehicle on the highway.

Woman blames Fayette school board for injury in icy parking lot

Annie Cosby Dec. 2, 2014, 10:05am

FAYETTEVILLE – A Fayette County woman is suing over claims she was injured when she allegedly slipped in an icy parking lot.

Reger sworn in as circuit judge

Chris Dickerson Dec. 2, 2014, 10:11am

BUCKHANNON – The Twenty-Sixth Judicial Circuit (Lewis and Upshur counties) has a new judge.

State DEP, coal group file comments on EPA carbon emissions plan

Jessica M. Karmasek Dec. 2, 2014, 10:49am

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection on Monday filed comments related to the federal Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed Clean Power Plan.

UPDATE: Man behind Morgantown slayings was plaintiff in civil trial this summer; victim was involved in another civil case

Chris Dickerson Dec. 2, 2014, 11:20am

MORGANTOWN – A man apparently responsible for a deadly Monongalia County shooting spree was involved in a civil lawsuit that went to trial earlier this year.

UPDATE: ABC report questions Davis' ethics; justice calls TV crew 'underhanded'

Jessica M. Karmasek Dec. 2, 2014, 4:27pm

CHARLESTON – West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals Chief Justice Robin Jean Davis is under attack for not disclosing the sale of a private jet owned by her husband, Charleston attorney Scott Segal, for more than $1 million.

AG's office warns of fake online pet ads

Chris Dickerson Dec. 3, 2014, 11:36am

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is urging consumers to be careful when responding to online ads selling puppies, kittens, and other pets for little or no cost.

Woman says son was injured by compound bow

Annie Cosby Dec. 3, 2014, 2:16pm

FAYETTEVILLE – A Fayette County woman is suing over claims her son, a minor, was injured when a youth compound bow fell apart.

Family says funeral home embalmed body without permission

Annie Cosby Dec. 3, 2014, 2:21pm

LOGAN – The children of a Logan County woman are suing over claims her body was embalmed after her death without the family's permission.

Shopping center says pet store owes lease money

Annie Cosby Dec. 3, 2014, 2:23pm

BECKLEY – A Raleigh County shopping center owner is suing over claims a store in the center has defaulted on lease payments.

Woman blames faulty generator for carbon monoxide exposure

Annie Cosby Dec. 3, 2014, 2:26pm

BECKLEY – A Raleigh County woman is suing over claims she was exposed to carbon monoxide by a negligently manufactured and installed propane generator.

Morrisey, other AGs file petition about EPA’s proposed carbon emission regulation

Jessica M. Karmasek Dec. 3, 2014, 2:31pm

CHARLESTON – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is leading the charge in arguing that the Environmental Protection Agency should declare illegal a settlement deal in which the agency promised to issue its proposed Clean Power Plan.