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Delivery driver alleges Lowe's employee ran over foot with forklift

By Lhalie Castillo | Feb 6, 2018

CHARLESTON – A Virginia man alleges he was injured at a Fayetteville home improvement store while making a delivery.

Former Alleghany Medical Services employee files sexual harassment suit

By Philip Gonzales | Dec 20, 2017

BECKLEY – A Beckley woman alleges she was subjected to sexual harassment during her employment at a Raleigh County medical facility.

Brayman Construction seeks damages after breaking neck in fall on jobsite

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 1, 2017

BECKLEY – An Aurora man alleges he was injured on the job because his construction company employer violated Occupational Safety and Health Administration standards.

Time to stop acting like ninnies

By The West Virginia Record | Oct 24, 2017

“My heavens!” was our reaction upon learning that a fifth grade boy and his guardian recently filed suit in Putnam Circuit Court against the Putnam County Board of Education for failing to prevent him from injuring his finger while playing football during recess on school grounds at Eastbrook Elementary School a year and a half ago.

Chicken wing injury results in Walmart workers' comp lawsuit

By Staff reports | Sep 1, 2017

HUNTINGTON – A Braxton County woman claims she was discriminated against by Walmart after she filed a workers’ compensation claim when a 30-pound box of chicken wings fell on her in the deli’s poorly lit walk-in freezer.

Woman sues Nationwide for breach of contract

By Kyla Asbury | Aug 11, 2017

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing Nationwide General Insurance Company after she claims it breached its contract with her.

Chauncey property owner accuses Nationwide of contract breach

By Philip Gonzales | Jul 7, 2017

LOGAN — A Chauncey property owner is suing Nationwide Insurance, alleging breach of an insurance contract.

Woman sues Yeager Airport authority for damages from 2015 runway collapse

By Kyla Asbury | Mar 15, 2017

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing Central West Virginia Regional Airport Authority after she claims it is responsible for the damages and hardship she and her children suffered after the collapse at the airport in 2015.

Mingo pharmacist says CBS Evening News defamed him

By Kyla Asbury | Jan 17, 2017

CHARLESTON – A Mingo County pharmacist is suing CBS after he claims the evening news defamed him.

State Supreme Court grants writ of prohibition in Ford case

By Kyla Asbury | May 20, 2016

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has granted a writ of prohibition in a lawsuit involving Ford Motor Company in Wyoming Circuit Court.

Widow alleges husband died from opioid overdose after seeking treatment at Hope Clinic

By Annie Hunt | Jan 5, 2016

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County woman alleges her husband died of opioid overdose under the care of Hope Clinic.

Beckley woman sues Long Run Transportation, driver over accident

By Kari Valence | Oct 28, 2015

FAYETTEVILLE – A Beckley woman has sued a transportation company and its driver, claiming they are responsible for her injuries in a 2013 accident in Fayette County.

Marlinton homeowners sue Melvin Craft over breach of contract allegations

By Carol Ostrow | Sep 14, 2015

MARLINTON—A Pocahontas County couple is suing a construction business claiming breach of contract and fraud in a 2003 roofing project that allegedly was not installed correctly.

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