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Jenkins critical of Morrisey's NETL comments; Morrisey calls it 'desperate'

Chris Dickerson Jul. 19, 2017, 4:46pm

CHARLESTON – Evan Jenkins’ campaign for U.S. Senate is criticizing West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey for comments he made about the coal industry in a recent newspaper interview.

Woman sues Huntington City Mission for injuries

Kyla Asbury Jul. 19, 2017, 4:12pm

HUNTINGTON – A woman is suing Huntington City Mission after she claims she fell from a bunk bed ladder and was injured.

State cable companies sue over broadband law

Kyla Asbury Jul. 19, 2017, 4:03pm

CHARLESTON – West Virginia Cable Telecommunications Association, on behalf of its members, is suing the governor and the attorney general alleging the new broadband law could cause outages.

Patient blames Princeton doctor for injuries

Wadi Reformado Jul. 19, 2017, 3:54pm

PRINCETON — A Mercer County man is suing a Princeton doctor, alleging his negligence left a staple in the plaintiff's body.

Piedmont couple blames American Legion for car crash

Wadi Reformado Jul. 19, 2017, 3:54pm

KEYSER — A Piedmont couple is suing the American Legion, alleging negligence led to a motor vehicle crash that injured the plaintiffs.

Latest essay contest topic calls on Marshall students to examine controversial speakers issue

Carrie Salls Jul. 19, 2017, 3:52pm

HUNTINGTON – An anonymous benefactor’s gift started a tradition at Marshall University in 2009 that calls on students to showcase their research, debate and writing skills in an essay contest that honors retired Cabell Circuit Judge Dan O’Hanlon.

Nautilus Insurance Co. claims it has no duty to defend GC&P Development, others in suit

John Severance Jul. 19, 2017, 3:51pm

WHEELING – An insurance company alleges it has no duty to indemnify two Wheeling limited liability corporations in a suit because they misrepresented that land they owned was vacant on an insurance application.

Webb named to top 10 best attorneys in state by institute

Olivia Olsen Jul. 19, 2017, 2:53pm

CHARLESTON – Charles “Rusty” Webb of the Webb Law Centre has been selected for membership to the 10 Best Attorneys for the State of West Virginia. The honor, given by the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys, is one that the Charleston-based attorney is proud to accept.

It's time for Richard Cordray to go

The West Virginia Record Jul. 18, 2017, 4:48pm

Last year, West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey and other state AGs expressed concern that a rule on arbitration agreements proposed by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau “exceeds the CFPB's statutory authority and fails to advance consumer protection or the broader public interest [and] should be withdrawn.”

2018 GOP primary for U.S. Senate race heats up early

Hoppy Kercheval Jul. 18, 2017, 4:46pm

MORGANTOWN – West Virginia’s political migration from blue to red means the Republican Party increasingly faces prospects of contested Primary Elections. Last week, West Virginia Wesleyan Political Science Professor Robert Rupp wrote, “As recently as a decade ago the idea of a contentious Republican primary was unthinkable given the weak state of the GOP state party.”

Car dealers claim L&K Marketing billed for sales tax but didn't send it to the state

Philip Gonzales Jul. 18, 2017, 2:24pm

WHEELING — Automobile dealers are suing a marketing agency and its officer, citing alleged fraud, breach of contract and unjust enrichment.

Woman alleges West Virginia Division of Corrections failed to prevent abuse

Wadi Reformado Jul. 18, 2017, 2:24pm

KANAWHA — A West Virginia woman is suing a corrections facility and its employees, citing alleged negligence and violation of civil rights.

Kenna woman claims Wells Fargo refused to accept mortgage payments

Wadi Reformado Jul. 18, 2017, 2:24pm

JACKSON — A Kenna woman is suing a bank, citing alleged breach of contract.

Woman alleges FCA US wouldn't honor vehicle warranty

Wadi Reformado Jul. 18, 2017, 2:23pm

RALEIGH — A Cool Ridge woman is suing a West Virginia corporation, citing alleged breach of warranty.

Morrisey unveils training initiative to reduce automobile consumer complaints

Kyla Asbury Jul. 17, 2017, 2:01pm

CHARLESTON – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has embarked upon a ‘did you know’ initiative aimed at protecting consumers with proactive training offered to dealerships in used vehicle laws.

Morrisey says drug manufacturers violated antitrust laws

Kyla Asbury Jul. 17, 2017, 1:12pm

CHARLESTON – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has joined a multi-state lawsuit alleging that six generic drug manufacturers violated antitrust laws.

Woman sues three companies for consumer credit violations

Kyla Asbury Jul. 17, 2017, 12:46pm

WINFIELD – A Winfield woman has filed three lawsuits alleging violations of the West Virginia Consumer Credit and Protection Act.

Two lawsuits filed against State Farm for breach of contract

Kyla Asbury Jul. 17, 2017, 12:44pm

HUNTINGTON – Two lawsuits have been filed against State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co. after the plaintiffs claim the insurance agency breached its contract with them.

ACLU-WV sues state police for unethical behavior

Kyla Asbury Jul. 17, 2017, 12:42pm

WHEELING – The American Civil Liberties Union of West Virginia has filed a lawsuit against a West Virginia State Police trooper it alleges committed unethical behavior and unlawful treatment of an individual.

Judicial Investigation Commission issues public admonishment of Judge O’Briant

Kyla Asbury Jul. 14, 2017, 3:49pm

CHARLESTON – The Judicial Investigation Commission has issued a public admonishment for Judge Eric H. O’Briant, saying he “should know better” for allowing a paralegal to handle cases in magistrate court without a license.