Celeste Altus News

Former finance director sues auto dealership

By Celeste Altus | Feb 24, 2015

PRINCETON – The finance director of a local auto dealership has sued her former employer, alleging the company fired her in retaliation for reporting their wrongdoing in addition to other violations.

Nursing home accused of negligence

By Celeste Altus | Feb 24, 2015

BECKLEY – The son of a nursing home resident has sued the home and its employees for alleged negligence after his father died from infections.

Woman with nerve damage accuses Monsanto of negligence

By Celeste Altus | Feb 24, 2015

WINFIELD – A woman living by a chemical plant once owned by Monsanto has sued, blaming her peripheral neuropathy, a nerve damage condition, on exposure to toxic chemicals.

Doctors accused of malpractice in pneumonia death

By Celeste Altus | Feb 24, 2015

BECKLEY – The estate administrator of a Raleigh County woman is suing two doctors and a hospital alleging they are responsible for the death of a patient by discharging her with a life-threatening case of pneumonia.

Nurse says she was wrongfully fired for looking at son's records

By Celeste Altus | Feb 24, 2015

WHEELING – A nurse who was fired after 37 years for allegedly looking up her son’s medical records is suing for wrongful termination.

Company allegedly took $28,000 in unpaid loans

By Celeste Altus | Feb 24, 2015

CLAY – Central Appalachia Empowerment Zone of West Virginia has sued another company for damages after the company allegedly defaulted on a loan and ran up $28,000 in debt.

Kroger customer alleges glass found in chicken

By Celeste Altus | Feb 24, 2015

PRINCETON – A customer of Kroger supermarkets has sued the store after allegedly biting on a large piece of glass inside a rotisserie chicken his girlfriend purchased there.

Miner blames company for crushed foot

By Celeste Altus | Feb 24, 2015

LOGAN – A coal miner has sued his employer after his foot allegedly was run over by a malfunctioning wheel and crushed.

Electrician with epilepsy says he was wrongfully fired

By Celeste Altus | Feb 24, 2015

MOUNDSVILLE – An electrician suffering from epilepsy has sued his employer for wrongful termination, contending he was fired for his condition.

Inmate sues jail doctor over amputation

By Celeste Altus | Feb 19, 2015

ST. MARYS – A jail inmate whose diabetes led to an infection and the loss of his leg has sued the jail doctor for alleged malpractice.

Estate blames doctor for woman's death

By Celeste Altus | Feb 19, 2015

BECKLEY – The estate of a woman is suing her doctor, alleging medications he prescribed killed her.

Woman says ambulance company ruined her credit

By Celeste Altus | Feb 19, 2015

BECKLEY – A disabled woman is suing Jan-Case Ambulance alleging bogus bills tarnished her credit, cost her a home loan and caused her distress.

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