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Jenkins, Manchin attack Cardinal for including Lily's Place in opioid motion

Chris Dickerson Aug. 14, 2017, 11:51am

WASHINGTON – Two members of West Virginia’s congressional delegation are criticizing Cardinal Health’s inclusion of a Huntington neonatal clinic as helping create the opioid abuse problem.

AG's office announces Off to College Consumer Protection Week

Chris Dickerson Aug. 14, 2017, 10:16am

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey's office is kicking off the office’s fourth annual Off to College Consumer Protection Week on Aug. 14. The weeklong series is designed to raise awareness of consumer protection issues facing students.

AG's office unveils guidelines to deter skimming at the gas pump

Chris Dickerson Aug. 10, 2017, 2:59pm

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey's office has debuted a list of guidelines for convenience stores and gas stations to help secure consumers’ financial information at the pump.

AG's office urges flood victims to verify contractors

Chris Dickerson Aug. 9, 2017, 3:20pm

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is urging state residents forced to deal with recent flood damage to be cautious when hiring others to assist with repair and cleanup. The advice comes in light of significant floods that impacted portions of northern and north central West Virginia.

AG has second faith-based addiction program at Fairmont

Chris Dickerson Aug. 9, 2017, 3:00pm

FAIRMONT — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey's office continued its faith-based initiative aimed at empowering religious groups across West Virginia in the fight against substance abuse with a stop at Fairmont.

Manchin says he 'doesn't give a sh-t' about Morrisey's demand

Chris Dickerson Aug. 7, 2017, 4:20pm

CHARLESTON – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has asked U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin to resign from Minority Leader Chuck Schumer’s leadership team. Manchin’s response was blunt.

Morrisey provides update report on Frontier settlement

Chris Dickerson Aug. 4, 2017, 1:05pm

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey says Frontier Communications has increased internet speeds for approximately 40 percent of customers impacted by its estimated $160 million settlement with West Virginia.

AG's office takes faith-based fight against opioids to Fairmont

Chris Dickerson Aug. 4, 2017, 12:54pm

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey will travel to north central West Virginia to continue a faith-based initiative aimed at empowering religious groups across West Virginia in the fight against substance abuse.

Woman accuses Oak Ridge Center of discrimination

Chris Dickerson Aug. 4, 2017, 11:53am

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing Oak Ridge Center after she claims she was discriminated against.

Justice switches back to GOP; leaders from both sides react

Chris Dickerson Aug. 4, 2017, 10:56am

CHARLESTON – Gov. Jim Justice says the Democratic Party left him, not the other way around. During an Aug. 3 rally in Huntington for President Donald Trump, Justice announced he was planning to switch back to the Republican Party a little over six months after he took office.

Jenkins, Morrisey launch attacks as Trump visits West Virginia again

Chris Dickerson Aug. 2, 2017, 2:42pm

CHARLESTON – As President Donald Trump makes his second visit to the Mountain State in two weeks, two Republicans fighting for a U.S. Senate seat are taking the opportunity to take jabs at each other.

AG's office secures refun​​​​​ds, shuts down charter bus company

Chris Dickerson Aug. 1, 2017, 9:30am

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey's office has achieved a temporary injunction to shut down a charter bus company and force its owners to refund more than $22,600 for two canceled field trips and a family vacation.

AG's office warns against price gouging during state of emergency

Chris Dickerson Jul. 31, 2017, 3:57pm

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has issued a warning against price gouging during a state of emergency given reports of serious flooding in areas of northern and north central West Virginia.

Morrisey pulling in endorsements after announcing Senate run

Chris Dickerson Jul. 20, 2017, 8:00am

HARPERS FERRY – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey's U.S. Senate campaign has been endorsed by a grassroots conservative organization.

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.

Blankenship says run for U.S. Senate is a possibility

Chris Dickerson Jul. 13, 2017, 10:52am

CHARLESTON – An already crowded 2018 West Virginia race for a U.S. Senate soon could have another candidate. Former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship says he's considering throwing his hat into the ring.

Woman claims nail polish remover removed her skin, too

Chris Dickerson Jul. 13, 2017, 10:07am

MARLINTON – A Pocahontas County woman says a product she bought at Dollar General did more than remove nail polish. She claims it removed skin from her fingers as well.

State leaders react to CNBC ranking West Virginia worst for business

Chris Dickerson Jul. 12, 2017, 12:33pm

CHARLESTON – CNBC has ranked West Virginia as the worst state for business in 2017, and state leaders have varying reactions to it. Gov. Jim Justice blames it on inaction by the state Legislature, while business leaders take a more pragmatic approach.

Morrisey announces candidacy for U.S. Senate seat; Jenkins critical

Chris Dickerson Jul. 10, 2017, 12:14pm

HARPERS FERRY – We​​​​​st Virginia Attorney General officially has announced his campaign for the U.S. Senate.

Jenkins' camp says Morrisey 'about profit, plain and simple'

Chris Dickerson Jul. 10, 2017, 10:05am

HUNTINGTON – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is expected to announce his candidacy for the U.S. Senate later today, but the first verbal volley already has been issued.