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Family blames driver for collision, damages

Zak Ritchie Feb. 1, 2006, 11:30pm

BUCKHANNON – An Upshur County couple is suing an unauthorized driver for an accident that occurred in February of last year.

Cabell woman says Ogden Directories wrongfully fired her

Chris Dickerson Feb. 1, 2006, 5:30am

WINFIELD – A Cabell County woman claims she was wrongfully terminated by Ogden Directories and her rights were violated.

Woman says AT&T discriminated against her

Chris Dickerson Jan. 31, 2006, 5:59pm

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County woman alleges she was discriminated against by AT&T and her former supervisor there because she had to miss work as a result of a work-related injury.

Georgia couple sues after man fell at Bob Evans in Cross Lanes

Chris Dickerson Jan. 31, 2006, 5:59pm

CHARLESTON – A Georgia couple is suing Bob Evans Farms after the husband fell outside the restaurant chain's Cross Lanes location.

Mother blames Kanawha school board for son falling off bleachers

Chris Dickerson Jan. 31, 2006, 5:46pm

CHARLESTON – A mother blames the Kanawha County Board of Education for her son's fall from the top row of some bleachers in a school gymnasium.

Whittaker company sues over Mingo water treatment project

Chris Dickerson Jan. 31, 2006, 5:29pm

Jack Whittaker CHARLESTON – A Putnam County construction company owned by Powerball winner Jack Whittaker claims a civil engineering consulting firm did properly carry out the terms of its contract in building a water treatment plant in Mingo County.

Jackson County couple claims defendant tried to discourage legal action

Chris Dickerson Jan. 31, 2006, 4:41pm

CHARLESTON – A Jackson County couple says a man responsible for a 2004 automobile accident subsequently tried to discourage them from taking legal action.

Former railroad worker files asbestos lawsuit

Chris Dickerson Jan. 31, 2006, 4:30am

CHARLESTON – A former railroad worker and his wife have filed a lawsuit claiming he was exposed to asbestos during his nearly 40 years on the job.

South Charleston woman blames rug at CAMC for fall, broken hip

Chris Dickerson Jan. 31, 2006, 4:18am

CHARLESTON – A South Charleston woman has sued Charleston Area Medical Center after she tripped on a rug in the lobby of one of its buildings.

Kanawha woman says Gabe's responsible for her fall in mall parking lot

Chris Dickerson Jan. 30, 2006, 3:45pm

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County woman says a store at the Kanawha Mall is to blame for her falling and injuring herself in the mall parking lot.

South Carolina man sues over Turnpike accident

Chris Dickerson Jan. 30, 2006, 3:30pm

CHARLESTON – A South Carolina man has sued for damages as a result of a 2005 accident on the West Virginia Turnpike.

Kanawha couple says wife was sexually discriminated against by Job Corps, employees

Chris Dickerson Jan. 30, 2006, 3:25pm

Charleston Job Corps Center CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County couple has sued the owner and operator of the Charleston Job Corps Center and two of its employees for sexual harassment and discrimination they say the wife endured as an employee.

Unfair share

The West Virginia Record Jan. 27, 2006, 12:22pm

A proposal floating about our State Senate would require certain West Virginia businesses to spend at least eight percent of their employee wages on health insurance.

Attorneys need to learn to market themselves, expert says

Chris Dickerson Jan. 27, 2006, 5:00am

CHARLESTON – As the state Legislature begins to look at examining lawyer advertising, a Virginia attorney says the problem is that members of his profession never have been taught to market themselves and their services.

Increased revenue means raises, computers, pension boost for courts

Steve Korris Jan. 27, 2006, 1:29am

CHARLESTON – Last summer, the five Justices of the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals gave their new administrator, Steve Canterbury, four days to prepare an annual budget for their Court and all circuit courts.

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