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State sues Parkerburg company for failing to pay unemployment taxes

Chris Dickerson Feb. 13, 2006, 3:01pm

CHARLESTON – The state Bureau of Employment Programs, Unemployment Compensation Division has brought suit against a Parkersburg-based company for failing to file reports and pay taxes.

Kanawha circuit judges ask for pay raise for deputy clerks

Chris Dickerson Feb. 10, 2006, 1:30am

CHARLESTON – The judges in Kanawha Circuit Court have asked the Circuit Clerk and County Commission for an $8,000 raise for entry-level deputy circuit clerks.

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Chris Dickerson Feb. 10, 2006, 1:30am

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Chris Dickerson Feb. 10, 2006, 1:25am

Melinda L. Pollock vs. G&G Builders

Bill would limit asbestos claims

Chris Dickerson Feb. 10, 2006, 1:00am

CHARLESTON – A bill that has been introduced in both houses of the West Virginia Legislature would limit certain asbestos claims.

Judge dismisses King's suit against Putnam General

Chris Dickerson Feb. 9, 2006, 7:05am

HUNTINGTON – A United States District Judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought by Dr. John A. King against Putnam General Hospital.

Ravenswood woman says Putnam contractor provided unsafe workplace

Chris Dickerson Feb. 9, 2006, 3:41am

WINFIELD – A Jackson County woman claims a Putnam County contractor didn't provide a safe workplace, and seeks damages after being injured on the job.

Whittaker firms sue woman for fraud

Chris Dickerson Feb. 9, 2006, 2:11am

Jack Whittaker CHARLESTON – Powerball winner Jack Whittaker is suing a Beckley woman he hired to run a used car lot for him, claiming she defrauded the company out of thousands of dollars.

Lawyer's estate seeks payments from his firm

Chris Dickerson Feb. 9, 2006, 2:09am

CHARLESTON – The executor of the estate of a Charleston attorney seeks nearly $700,000 from the firm in which the lawyer was an equity partner.

Logan County woman claims racial discrimination

Chris Dickerson Feb. 8, 2006, 4:53pm

CHARLESTON – A Logan County woman says a hair care salon company refused to even give her a job application because she is black.

Woman sues Ford over defective seatbelt

Chris Dickerson Feb. 8, 2006, 4:49pm

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County woman has sued Ford Motor Company over a defective seatbelt that she says caused her severe injuries in an accident.

Woman blames hotel for fall in parking lot

Chris Dickerson Feb. 8, 2006, 4:45pm

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County woman blames a Charleston hotel after she fell on the icy parking lot.

Aaron named chief magistrate for Kanawha County

Chris Dickerson Feb. 8, 2006, 2:35am

CHARLESTON – Kim Aaron has been named chief magistrate of Kanawha County.

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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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.