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Former employee accuses Kanawha County business of wrongful termination

CHARLESTON — A Raleigh County woman is suing her former employer, alleging age discrimination and intentional infliction of emotional distress.

Inmate alleges conspiracy to destroy all evidence

CHARLESTON — A prison inmate is suing employees of the state jail and correctional authority, alleging spoliation of evidence and civil conspiracy.

Buffalo property lessee alleges hunting club killed or stole 4 cows

WINFIELD — A Buffalo property lessee is suing a real estate company and hunting club, alleging a breach of the plaintiff's lease contract allowed personal property to be damaged.

Fayette Co. property owner accuses lending company of misrepresentations

FAYETTEVILLE — A Fayette County homeowner is suing loan lending company, alleging fraudulent representation.

Huntington landowner accuses telecommunications company of trespassing

HUNTINGTON — A Huntington farm owner is suing a telecommunications company, alleging trespassing and creating a nuisance.

Doddridge County property owner seeks to claim rights to her land

WEST UNION — A surviving daughter is suing an energy corporation, alleging fraudulent representation.

Supplier alleges mining company owes $15,000

BECKLEY — A supplier is suing a mining company, alleging breach of contract.

McDowell County Sheriff's Department accused of unlawful arrest

BLUEFIELD — A McDowell County man is suing a police officer and the county sheriff's department, alleging battery and violation of the plaintiff's civil rights.

Daughter alleges medical negligence in mother's death

WINFIELD — A surviving daughter is suing a Hurricane nursing home facility, alleging failure to take proper care of its residents.

Former employee accuses mining, energy companies of wrongful termination

PINEVILLE — A Mercer County man is suing mining and energy companies, alleging wrongful termination.

Logan Co. couple alleges hospital failed to timely diagnose patient

CHARLESTON — A Logan County couple is suing the county medical center, alleging medical negligence.

Pedestrian alleges drunk driver ran her over

MOUNDSVILLE — A Wheeling woman is suing a motorist and property owners, alleging their negligence allowed a drunk driver to run her over.

Oil and gas company challenges West Virginia's Flat-Rate Statute

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CLARKSBURG, W. Va. (Legal Newsline) – A company leasing mineral rights to drill for oil and gas claims West Virginia's Flat-Rate Statute is unconstitutional.

Freelance writer alleges Ripley mayor refused to honor FIOA requests

RIPLEY — A freelance writer is suing the city of Ripley and its mayor, alleging breach of duty.

Clifftop property owner alleges tree service destroyed her trees

FAYETTEVILLE — A Clifftop woman is suing a tree service company and property owner, alleging negligence and trespassing.

Commercial real estate company alleges customer failed to pay commission

CHARLESTON — A Kanawha County real estate company is suing the owner of a Charleston commercial property, alleging breach of contract and promissory estoppel.

Rural King customer alleges Bluefield store's negligence caused injuries

PRINCETON — A Mercer County woman is suing a Bluefield store, alleging negligence caused injuries to the plaintiff.

California bank alleges convenient store failed to comply with contract

PRINCETON — A California bank is suing a gas station and convenience store, alleging breach of contract and tortious interference.

Ghent couple alleges resort allowed driver to cause vehicle crash

BECKLEY — A Raleigh County couple is suing a Ghent resort and a driver, alleging negligent driving and negligence entrustment.

Wrongful death suit filed against West Virginia University Hospitals Inc.

MORGANTOWN – A widow has filed suit over her husband's death while he was a patient at Ruby Memorial Hospital.