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Morgantown sues Metro Rentals, ABB Construction for not abiding by permits

Kyla Asbury Aug. 4, 2017, 12:15pm

MORGANTOWN – The city of Morgantown is suing Metro Rental II and ABB Construction after it claims they failed to abide by their building permits and violated multiple Stop Work orders.

Jury awards $3 million to family of Wheeling Jesuit student

Kyla Asbury Aug. 3, 2017, 8:52am

WHEELING – A jury awarded $3 million to the family of a Wheeling Jesuit University student who died following a street altercation.

Woman seeks damages after hammock incident at K-Mart

Kyla Asbury Aug. 3, 2017, 8:46am

WHEELING – A woman is suing Sears after she claims she was injured when she went to get in a hammock at K-Mart.

Woman sues TRG Customer Solutions for breach of contract

Kyla Asbury Aug. 3, 2017, 8:18am

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing TRG Customer Solutions Inc. after she claims it told her she was hired for a position and then informed her she was no longer needed after she had quit her previous jobs.

ACLU-WV files amicus brief in Murray's John Oliver lawsuit

Kyla Asbury Aug. 3, 2017, 7:59am

WHEELING – The American Civil Liberties Union of West Virginia has filed an amicus brief in the lawsuit against John Oliver by coal baron Robert Murray.

Parents of man struck by car sue nightclub

Kyla Asbury Jul. 31, 2017, 3:53pm

MORGANTOWN – The parents of a man struck by a car after visiting a nightclub is suing the nightclub, as well as others involved.

Judge dismisses lawsuit against Albright, Mountaineer Gas

Kyla Asbury Jul. 31, 2017, 3:52pm

KINGWOOD – A judge has dismissed a lawsuit against the town of Albright because the plaintiff failed to appear for depositions and medical exams or submit paperwork.

Magistrate recommends assistant to fill Yeager’s seat

Kyla Asbury Jul. 31, 2017, 3:49pm

CHARLE​​​​​STON – Kanawha Magistrate Tim Halloran has recommended his assistant to fill the seat of former Magistrate Julie Yeager.

Bell added to Bandwagon advisory board

Kyla Asbury Jul. 31, 2017, 3:48pm

CHARLESTON – Bandwagon has added Charleston attorney Harry F. Bell Jr. to its advisory board.

Woman sues Retrieval-Masters Creditors Bureau for illegal debt collection

Kyla Asbury Jul. 28, 2017, 1:00pm

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing Retrieval-Masters Creditors Bureau for attempted to collect an alleged debt.

Woman sues Genesis Healthcare for wrongful termination

Kyla Asbury Jul. 28, 2017, 1:00pm

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing Genesis Healthcare after she claims she was wrongfully terminated because she complained about policy not being followed.

WVSU groundwater contamination lawsuit removed to federal court

Kyla Asbury Jul. 28, 2017, 12:54pm

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia State University Board of Governors’ lawsuit against Dow Chemical alleging groundwater contamination has been removed to federal court.

Government gets another extension to file response in Blankenship appeal

Kyla Asbury Jul. 28, 2017, 9:19am

CHARLESTON – The U.S. government has been given another extension to file a response in the appeal of Don L. Blankenship’s conviction for conspiring to violate federal mine safety standards at Upper Big Branch Mine.

June employment figures signal growth

Kyla Asbury Jul. 27, 2017, 11:29am

CHARLESTON – Recently released numbers from Workforce West Virginia and the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics indicated that West Virginia’s economy is showing encouraging job growth.

Man sues Kanawha-Roxalana Company for injuries

Kyla Asbury Jul. 27, 2017, 11:28am

CHARLESTON – A man is suing Kanawha-Roxalana Company for injuries suffered from a fall.

Kanawha Institute for Social Research & Action sues TLTEK for failing to pay back loan

Kyla Asbury Jul. 27, 2017, 11:28am

CHARLESTON – The Kanawha Institute for Social Research & Action is suing TLTEK after it claims the company and its owner failed to pay back a loan.

Man sues Polaris Industries for defective vehicle

Kyla Asbury Jul. 27, 2017, 11:28am

CHARLESTON – A man is suing Polaris Industries Inc. after he claims he was injured on a defective off-roading vehicle.

Woman sues BB&T for illegal attempt to collect debt

Kyla Asbury Jul. 27, 2017, 11:28am

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing Branch Banking & Trust Company after she claims it attempted to collect a debt from her that she did not owe.

Judge grants order to set aside entry of default in Paige-Hunter Properties lawsuit

Kyla Asbury Jul. 27, 2017, 9:26am

CHARLESTON – A judge has granted a motion to set aside entry of default judgment in a lawsuit against PD Enterprises after a clerical error caused the court summons to be served to a defunct business.

Morrisey: Indictment highlights enforcement, benefits of preneed funeral contracts

Kyla Asbury Jul. 26, 2017, 12:16pm

CHARLESTON – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey believes the recent indictment of a funeral home owner highlights not only his office’s civil enforcement of preneed funeral contracts, but also the benefit such agreements provide families across the state.