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Former worker accuses Marriott of not paying proper wages

Philip Gonzales Apr. 19, 2017, 12:42pm

CHARLESTON — A resigned employee has filed a class action lawsuit against Marriott, alleging violation of workers compensation acts.

Subcontractor alleges mining company, property owners owe more than $33,000

Philip Gonzales Apr. 19, 2017, 12:41pm

BECKLEY — A Kanawha County subcontractor is suing a Putnam County mining company and property owners, alleging they owe more than $33,000 for breach of agreement and unjust enrichment.

Moundsville property owner accuses contractors of negligence

Philip Gonzales Apr. 19, 2017, 12:41pm

MOUNDSVILLE — A Moundsville property owner is suing contractors, alleging their negligence led to a landslide on his property.

Supplier alleges construction company owes $28,000

Philip Gonzales Apr. 19, 2017, 12:41pm

WINFIELD — A Texas supplier is suing a Winfield construction company, alleging it owes more than $28,000 for breach of contract.

Father blames urologic surgeon for child's injuries

Philip Gonzales Apr. 19, 2017, 12:40pm

CHARLESTON — The parent of a Logan County patient is suing a urologic surgeon, alleging his negligence caused injuries to a young child.

Exterminator blames recycling business for injuries

Philip Gonzales Apr. 19, 2017, 12:40pm

NEW MARTINSVILLE — An Ohio exterminator is suing a recycling business, alleging its negligence led to injuries for the plaintiff.

Couple blames Mingo County school board for bus accident

Philip Gonzales Apr. 19, 2017, 12:39pm

WILLIAMSON — A Dingess couple is suing the Mingo County school board, alleging a school bus caused a crash that injured the wife.

Contractor alleges mining operator, property owners owe more than $33,000

Philip Gonzales Apr. 19, 2017, 12:38pm

FAYETTEVILLE — A Charleston contractor is suing a mining operator and property owners, alleging breach of contract and unjust enrichment in failing to pay more than $33,000.

Morrisey, other AGs defend Trump order easing overregulation

Chris Dickerson Apr. 18, 2017, 8:47pm

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey and Wisconsin Attorney General Brad D. Schimel are leading a 14-state coalition asking a federal court to uphold an executive order aimed at reducing the regulatory burden on state governments and citizens.

Customer blames Walmart for injuries

Philip Gonzales Apr. 18, 2017, 12:12pm

LOGAN — An Indore woman is suing Walmart, alleging negligence caused her to suffer injuries.

Construction company accused of causing injuries

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 18, 2017, 12:12pm

FAYETTEVILLE — A Nicholas County man is suing a construction company, alleging the defendant's negligence resulted in injuries to the plaintiff.

Married couple alleges insurance company failed to pay claim

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 18, 2017, 12:11pm

WHEELING — A Wheeling couple is suing an insurance company, alleging breach of contract for refusing to pay an insurance coverage claim.

The sun is shining, and it's a dark day for asbestos plaintiff lawyers

The West Virginia Record Apr. 18, 2017, 12:08pm

Asbestos attorneys are feeling the earth move under their feet, they're feeling the sky tumbling down, a-tumbling down, and they can't get that Carole King tune out of their heads.

What a bunch of bulls__t

Hoppy Kercheval Apr. 18, 2017, 12:05pm

CHARLESTON – You could see what might be coming.

Drug wholesalers seek dismissal of federal lawsuits

Kyla Asbury Apr. 17, 2017, 4:07pm

CHARLESTON – The drug wholesalers named in multiple lawsuits across the state alleging they are responsible for the substance abuse epidemic in West Virginia have filed motions to dismiss the lawsuits.

Huntington agrees to re-enter negotiations with police, firefighters as part of tentative settlement

Kyla Asbury Apr. 17, 2017, 4:03pm

HUNTINGTON – The city of Huntington has agreed to re-enter negotiations as part of a tentative settlement with the firefighter and police unions regarding its labor contract. Huntington was named in two lawsuits filed by the Fraternal Order of Police Gold Star Lodge 65 and Herschel Marshall, a retired firefighter who was part of the International Association of Firefighters Local Union 289, for its change in health benefits.

Chief Justice brings legal learning experience to alma mater

Carrie Salls Apr. 17, 2017, 3:38pm

PARSONS – West Virginia Supreme Court Chief Justice Allen H. Loughry II is proud of his Tucker County roots and welcomed the chance to show Tucker County High School students that hard work can help anyone achieve their dreams.

Man alleges he was denied medical attention as a pretrial detainee

John Severance Apr. 17, 2017, 3:36pm

CHARLESTON – A Raleigh County man filed suit in Kanawha Circuit Court against a variety of defendants, alleging four counts of negligence and two counts of outrage at a correctional officers and medical providers.

Teresa Dumire elected to Kay Casto & Chaney management committee

Sara McCleary Apr. 17, 2017, 3:33pm

CHARLESTON – West Virginia law firm Kay Casto & Chaney has elected Teresa Dumire to its management committee.

Medical providers blamed for patient's death

Philip Gonzales Apr. 17, 2017, 8:20am

LOGAN — A Logan County woman is suing medical providers, alleging their negligence led to the death of a patient.