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Amherst Madison employee alleges hands were crushed while trying to remove log

By Philip Gonzales | Nov 7, 2017

CHARLESTON – A Red House man alleges he was injured while working on the Ohio River when his hands were crushed.

Expedition Trust Company blames CAMC for child’s brain injury

By Kyla Asbury | Aug 4, 2017

CHARLESTON – Expedition Trust Company is suing Charleston Area Medical Center after it claims a 2-year-old suffered a brain injury when going under general anesthesia to have a routine dental surgery.

West Virginia woman accuses Southern Medical Rentals of negligence

By Wadi Reformado | Jun 30, 2017

A West Virginia woman is suing Southern Medical Rentals for alleged breach of duty and negligence.

Former player blames Logan High football coaches, staff for practice injury

By Chris Dickerson | Jun 28, 2017

LOGAN – A recent high school graduate is suing the Logan County school board for injuries he sustained during preseason football drills last summer. Caleb E.J. McDonald filed his lawsuit against the Logan County Board of Education on June 19 in Logan Circuit Court.

Woman sues National Casualty Company for declining coverage

By Kyla Asbury | Apr 3, 2017

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing National Casualty Company after she claims it wrongfully declined coverage after she was in a car accident.

New report links Mississippi attorney to possible straw donations to Davis' 2012 campaign

By Chris Dickerson | Apr 3, 2017

CHARLESTON – A new report links at least six possible straw donations made to state Supreme Court Justice Robin Jean Davis’ 2012 re-election campaign to a Mississippi attorney who had a case pending before the court.

Jurors rule in favor of Subaru in lawsuit

By Kyla Asbury | Feb 3, 2017

CHARLESTON – Kanawha County jurors have ruled in favor of Subaru in a combined lawsuit filed in 2011 by three individuals killed in 2009 in a car accident.

Man names 186 defendants in asbestos suit

By Kyla Asbury | Jan 3, 2017

CHARLESTON – A man is suing 186 companies he claims are responsible for the death of a Steubenville man.

Couple names 199 defendants in asbestos suit

By Kyla Asbury | Jan 3, 2017

CHARLESTON – An Ona couple has named 199 defendants in a lawsuit alleging asbestos exposure caused lung cancer.

Man sues Precision Drilling Company for son’s death

By Kyla Asbury | Dec 7, 2016

WHEELING – A man is suing Precision Drilling Company after he claims it is responsible for the death of his son.

Woman sues Raleigh Heart Clinic, physician for blood-borne illnesses

By Kyla Asbury | Sep 14, 2016

BECKLEY – Another lawsuit has been filed against Raleigh Heart Clinic due to the increased risk of exposure to blood-borne illnesses.

CALA criticizes return of Mississippi law firm to W.Va. courtroom

By Chris Dickerson | Aug 5, 2016

CHARLESTON – A statewide legal reform group is speaking out as attorneys from a Mississippi law firm behind one of the biggest cases in West Virginia court history – and one of the biggest news stories involving a state Supreme Court justice – make their way to the Mountain State again.

Segal firm names almost 300 companies in each asbestos suit

By Jessica Karmasek | Jun 29, 2016

CHARLESTON – The average number of companies targeted by some of the biggest asbestos firms in their lawsuits is in the triple-figures, according to recent statistics, forcing some, especially those in claims management, to question the strategy of plaintiffs’ lawyers.

Nicholas Co. woman says she was injured during procedure at CAMC

By Kyla Asbury | Apr 13, 2016

CHARLESTON – A Nicholas County couple is suing Charleston Area Medical Center after they claim a surgical procedure ended up causing injuries.

Four individuals sue King Coal Trucking for vehicle accident

By Kyla Asbury | Mar 15, 2016

LOGAN – Four individuals are suing King Coal Trucking LLC after they claim one of its employees caused a car accident that injured them. Earl Jeffrey Jarrell was also named as a defendant in the suits. On April 1, 2014, Sheila Allen was operating a 2014 Mitsubishi Lancer northbound on W.Va. 10, in which Charles Hammonds, Eleanor Hammods and Lavonna Graham were passengers and was stopped at a traffic signal near Strollings, according to four complaints filed March 4 in Logan Circuit Court.

Segal helps fund K-9 units for police, military

By Karen Kidd | Mar 7, 2016

CHARLESTON — Charleston attorney Scott Segal knows more than most about the needs of K-9 law enforcement officers whose basic healthcare and safety equipment often falls to the budget cutting ax.

Man blames Monongalia County, officials for woman’s death

By Kyla Asbury | Jan 8, 2016

MORGANTOWN – A Morgantown man is suing the Monongalia County Commission after he claims it is responsible for the shooting death of a woman. Two unnamed deputies, Sheriff Kenneth A.

Charleston couple sues 18 firms for multiple myeloma diagnosis

By Kyla Asbury | Dec 23, 2015

MOUNDSVILLE – A Charleston couple is suing 18 companies it claims caused a diagnosis of multiple myeloma. Donald C.

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