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Couple says bad test readings left woman with cancer, inability to have more children

Chris Dickerson Feb. 8, 2006, 2:29am

CHARLESTON – A couple says negligent readings of pap smears led to a late diagnosis of her cancer and her inability to have more children.

Man seeks $250,000 from family for 2004 car wreck

Chris Dickerson Feb. 8, 2006, 2:27am

CHARLESTON – A Charleston man seeks $250,000 from a South Charleston family from a 2004 automobile accident.

Family says psychiatrist responsible for Sissonville man's suicide

Chris Dickerson Feb. 7, 2006, 3:30am

CHARLESTON – The family of a Sissonville man who killed himself in 2004 says his psychiatrist didn't properly treat him.

Kiss's residency becomes hot topic

Chris Dickerson Feb. 3, 2006, 2:00am

House Speaker Bob Kiss CHARLESTON – A Charleston attorney says he has no beef with House Speaker Bob Kiss personally. But Harry Deitzler, a partner in the law firm of Hill, Peterson, Carper, Bee & Deitzler PLLC, says he does have questions about Kiss's residency because of what it could mean to the state.

This Just In: Kanawha County

Chris Dickerson Feb. 3, 2006, 1:55am

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This Just In: Putnam County

Chris Dickerson Feb. 3, 2006, 1:53am

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AG's office seeks budget increase

Chris Dickerson Feb. 2, 2006, 8:34am

Attorney General Darrell McGraw CHARLESTON -- Attorney General Darrell McGraw's office says changes to the state workers' compensation system mean it needs more money to operate.

Wood County couple wants insurer to pay for cracks in home

Chris Dickerson Feb. 2, 2006, 6:17am

CHARLESTON – A Wood County couple say their insurance company should pay after they found cracks in the masonry of their home.

Kanawha couple says F350 they bought is a lemon

Chris Dickerson Feb. 2, 2006, 6:16am

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County couple say a Ford F350 they bought in 2004 is a lemon.

Man's death creates estate mess

Chris Dickerson Feb. 2, 2006, 6:14am

CHARLESTON – A man's estate hasn't been taken care of like it should have been, according to lawsuit filed by its co-executors.

Woman blames Charleston, food company for fall at Civic Center

Chris Dickerson Feb. 2, 2006, 6:13am

Charleston Civic Center CHARLESTON – A woman didn't have the luck of the Irish last St. Patrick's Day when she fell while working at the Charleston Civic Center, she claims in a lawsuit.

Kanawha man files suit for alcohol-related accident on U.S. 60

Chris Dickerson Feb. 2, 2006, 6:12am

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County man has filed a lawsuit against a man he says caused a traffic accident, another man who may have provided alcohol to him and the merchant who sold the alcohol to the pair.

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.