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Cabell woman sues four doctors for negligence, wrongful death

Drew Smith Dec. 22, 2005, 1:55am

HUNTINGTON - A Cabell County woman is suing four pathologists for negligence and wrongful death after her husband died from a tumor on his left foot.

Mississippi judge throws out cases diagnosed by Harron

Ann Knef Dec. 22, 2005, 1:50am

Harron Square in Bridgeport is home to Dr. Ray Harron's office. A Mississippi judge has thrown out 4,202 silicosis claims following the lead set by a federal judge in Texas who hammered the plaintiffs' diagnoses as "manufactured."

Morgan County man files multi-million dollar asbestos suit

Chris Dickerson Dec. 21, 2005, 5:49am

Scott Segal CHARLESTON – A Morgan County man has filed a multi-million dollar asbestos lawsuit against 27 companies in Kanawha Circuit Court.

Female inmate at Pruntytown claims former maintenance worker sexually harassed her

Chris Dickerson Dec. 19, 2005, 7:54am

Pruntytown Correctional Center CHARLESTON – A female inmate at the Pruntytown Correctional Center claims a former maintenance worker at the facility sexually harassed her for about two years.

Kanawha prosecutor plays getaway driver

Audrey Holsclaw Dec. 19, 2005, 7:17am

Bill Charnock MORGANTOWN -- A Monongalia County man claims he was assaulted at the West Virginia University-Virginia Tech football game this fall and that Kanawha County Prosecutor Bill Charnock drove the man who assaulted him to the hospital.

Supreme Court sponsors diversity training program

The West Virginia Record Dec. 19, 2005, 6:00am

CHARLESTON – The state Supreme Court recently sponsored a diversity training program for members of the judicial system from throughout West Virginia.

Don't flout our flak

The West Virginia Record Dec. 17, 2005, 7:47am

We aren't in the business of name-calling, but West Virginia's earning national ignominy is no occasion for local journalists to stick their heads in the sand.

Foundation admits making error in 'Hellhole' report

The West Virginia Record Dec. 15, 2005, 8:55am

After initially citing West Virginia as one of a handful of states where a lawsuit concerning chemical exposure was filed, the American Tort Reform Foundation admitted they had made a mistake.

ATRA exposed: Hellhole report nothing short of fraud

The West Virginia Record Dec. 15, 2005, 7:05am

To consider the American Tort Reform Association's report a fair, scientific analysis of West Virginia's legal climate is ludicrous.

State can climb out of its judicial hellhole

The West Virginia Record Dec. 15, 2005, 5:21am

Executive director of West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse says the time for action is now.

Former director of Fellowship Home says firing was discriminatory

Chris Dickerson Dec. 15, 2005, 4:46am

CHARLESTON – The former director of the Kanawha Valley Fellowship Home claims her firing earlier this year was a form of discrimination.

Couple sues roofer for inferior work, damages to home

Chris Dickerson Dec. 15, 2005, 4:27am

CHARLESTON – A Charleston couple has sued a roofing contractor for inferior work and subsequent damages to their home.

Monongalia County man sues Commission for discriminatory practices

Audrey Holsclaw Dec. 15, 2005, 3:35am

A Monongalia County man claims county officials are in violation of 10 different statutory requirements as set by the commission, and he believes he has the evidence to prove it.

Woman claims WVU Hospitals created unsafe work environment

Audrey Holsclaw Dec. 15, 2005, 3:32am

MORGANTOWN -- A Monongalia County woman claims West Virginia University Hospitals, Inc., her former employer, lacked a sufficient number of security officers and created an unsafe work environment.

This just in: Monongalia County

The West Virginia Record Dec. 15, 2005, 3:20am

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Credit union sues Cabell County man over deliquent loan

Drew Smith Dec. 15, 2005, 3:04am

HUNTINGTON – The Huntingtonized Federal Credit Union has filed suit against a Cabell County man over a $26,380 loan.

Huntington couple sues over 2001 dog attack that injured daughter

Drew Smith Dec. 15, 2005, 3:02am

HUNTINGTON –A Huntington couple is suing two Cabell County residents over an August 2001 incident involving a dog attack.

Cabell delivery company sues over repossession of two trucks

Drew Smith Dec. 15, 2005, 3:01am

HUNTINGTON – Yesterday Delivery Service, an expedite freight carrier in Cabell County, is suing an International Truck dealer over the repossession of two International trucks.

This just in: Kanawha County

The West Virginia Record Dec. 15, 2005, 2:50am

THIS JUST IN

Woman sues drivers of both vehicles in 2003 Charleston traffic accident

Chris Dickerson Dec. 15, 2005, 2:48am

CHARLESTON – A woman seeks damages for injuries from the drivers of both vehicles involved in a 2003 Charleston traffic accident as well as the business for which one of the drivers was working.