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States against climate change lawsuits ask for dismissal of NYC's

By John O'Brien | Jun 5, 2018

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – The top lawyers of 15 states are again asking a federal judge to reject the legal strategy used by public officials and the private attorneys with whom they’ve teamed to sue the energy industry over alleged effects of climate change.

As Boulder sues, 15 states - including Colorado - oppose global warming lawsuits

By John O'Brien | Apr 21, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – Two days after local officials in the Boulder, Colo., area filed a lawsuit that attempts to hold large energy companies liable for the alleged effects of global warming, the state’s top lawyer showed that she disagrees with their legal argument by voicing her opposition to similar lawsuits in California.

AGs, trial lawyers unite to abuse power

By Tiger Joyce | Jun 8, 2016

WASHINGTON – In recent months mainstream media outlets have offered only limited coverage of Orwellian efforts by progressive government officials to outlaw earnest questions about computer predicted climate catastrophes or costly policy proposals aimed at mitigating climate change.

Morrisey announces $393K judgement against synthetic drug maker

By Chris Dickerson | Apr 3, 2015

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey says a permanent injunction has been entered against the owner of a Georgia-based business that sold illegal synthetic drugs in West Virginia.

Morrisey, other AGs target synthetic drugs

By Chris Dickerson | Feb 16, 2015

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has joined a letter with 42 other state and territorial attorneys general asking nine oil companies to collaborate with their franchisees to help eliminate illegal synthetic drugs from gas station and convenience stores.

Man blames chemical companies for father's death

By Melody Dareing | Apr 14, 2014

MOUNDSVILLE -- A son is suing a host of chemical companies after his father died of leukemia.

Man wants W.Va. SC to weigh in on gas rights lawsuit

By Jessica M. Karmasek | Jul 9, 2012

Keeley CLARKSBURG - A Marion County man wants the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals to rule on a lawsuit he filed against an Exxon Mobil subsidiary over his natural gas rights, according to a filing in federal court last week.

Va. widow named 42 defendants in asbestos case

By Kyla Asbury | Jan 31, 2012

CHARLESTON -- A Hampton, Va., woman is suing 42 companies she claims are responsible for her late husband's lung cancer and death.

Ripley woman names 26 companies in husband's lung cancer, death suit

By Kyla Asbury | Dec 13, 2011

CHARLESTON -- A Ripley woman is suing 26 companies for her late husband's lung cancer and death.

Va. couple says 137 defendants responsible for mesothelioma

By Kyla Asbury | Jun 6, 2011

CHARLESTON -- A Collinsville, Va., couple is suing 137 companies they claim are responsible for a mesothelioma diagnosis.

Couple sues 91 defendants for asbestos exposure

By Kyla Asbury | Jan 24, 2011

CHARLESTON -- A couple is suing 91 companies after it claims it is responsible for exposing them to asbestos during employment.

Ky. woman names 144 defendants in asbestos lawsuit

By Kyla Asbury | Jun 21, 2010

CHARLESTON -- A Lexington, Ky., woman named 144 defendants in an asbestos-related case after she was diagnosed with mesothelioma.

Former school worker files fumes suit

By John O'Brien | Sep 29, 2006

CHARLESTON - A former school employee says she was exposed to harmful chemicals while working.

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