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Judge grants General Motors’ motion to dismiss in lawsuit alleging product liability

Kyla Asbury Sep. 11, 2017, 3:06pm

MARTINSBURG – A federal judge has granted a motion to dismiss in a lawsuit filed against General Motors for injuries sustained in an accident where a woman alleged her vehicle had a faulty steering mechanism.

Federal judge dismisses lawsuit alleging workplace injuries

Kyla Asbury Sep. 11, 2017, 2:58pm

MARTINSBURG – A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit that alleged workplace injuries and stricken it from the court’s docket.

Fall in Hampton Inn shower results in lawsuit

Kyla Asbury Aug. 10, 2017, 11:39am

MARTINSBURG – A man is suing Winchester Hospitality after he claims it was negligent and caused him injuries.

Powell nominated for U.S. Attorney in Northern District

Kyla Asbury Aug. 7, 2017, 2:44pm

MARTINSBURG –A Jefferson County attorney has been nominated to serve as U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of West Virginia. President Donald Trump made the nomination last week for Bill Powell, who currently works in the Jefferson County Prosecuting Attorney’s office.

Daughters sue Life Insurance Company of North America for not properly paying insurance benefits

Kyla Asbury Jun. 23, 2017, 12:32pm

MARTINSBURG – Two daughters are suing Life Insurance Company of North America for not paying out their father’s insurance benefits to them.

Woman sues Wal-mart for injuries from fall

Kyla Asbury Jun. 13, 2017, 3:26pm

MARTINSBURG – A woman is suing Wal-mart Stores after she claims she was injured when she slipped in a puddle of water and fell.

Virginia man sues Landing Transport for vehicle accident

Kyla Asbury Jun. 6, 2017, 9:36am

MARTINSBURG – A Harrisonburg, Va., man is suing Landing Transport after he claims it is responsible for a vehicle accident that caused him injuries and damages.

Customer accuses consumer reporting agency of inaccuracies

Philip Gonzales May 22, 2017, 9:56am

MARTINSBURG — A customer has filed a class action lawsuit against a consumer reporting agency, alleging inaccurate reporting.

Morgan County Sheriff officials accused of violating rights

Philip Gonzales May 18, 2017, 9:52am

MARTINSBURG — A Morgan County man is suing local law enforcement officials, alleging unlawful use of excessive force.

Man sues Jet Blue Airways for delay, causing him to miss connecting flight

Kyla Asbury May 16, 2017, 2:28pm

MARTINSBURG – A man is suing Jet Blue Airways after he claims it breached its contract and was negligent.

Woman sues WVU Hospitals for FLSA violations

Kyla Asbury May 10, 2017, 2:33pm

MARTINSBURG – A woman is suing West Virginia University Hospitals-East Inc. after she claims it violated the Fair Labor Standards Act. West Virginia University Hospitals-East Inc. is doing business as WV University Healthcare.

Man says Peacemaker Properties lawsuit in state court violates his civil rights

Kyla Asbury Mar. 31, 2017, 1:28pm

MARTINSBURG – A man is suing Peacemaker Properties and others after he claims a lawsuit against the gun range owner in Berkeley Circuit Court violates his civil rights.

Mountain Heritage Realty sues CHHS Investments for breach of contract

Kyla Asbury Jan. 23, 2017, 12:24pm

MARTINSBURG – Mountain Heritage Realty is suing CHHS Investments after it claims it breached its listing agreement.

Keyser man claims state police, others unlawfully searched him, possessions

Philip Gonzales Nov. 4, 2016, 7:25am

MARTINSBURG – A Keyser man alleges he was unlawfully searched by law enforcement during a raid on his employer.

Woman sues Maryland Health Care System for damages

Kyla Asbury Oct. 11, 2016, 4:43pm

MARTINSBURG – A woman is suing Maryland Health Care System after she claims it said she owed money that she did not.

Maryland couple accuses modular home manufacturer of shoddy work

The West Virginia Record Oct. 6, 2016, 12:07pm

MARTINSBURG — A Maryland husband and wife are suing a Pennsylvania modular home manufacturer, alleging breach of contract and breach of warranty in failing to remedy construction deficiencies.

Woman claims credit reporting agencies, lessor violated laws

Philip Gonzales Aug. 30, 2016, 7:37am

MARTINSBURG — A woman is suing Equifax Information Services LLC, TransUnion LLC and General Motors Financial Company Inc., two consumer reporting agencies and a lessor, citing alleged violation of credit laws.

Woman says debt collector violated law

Philip Gonzales Jul. 1, 2016, 5:10pm

CLARKSBURG — A consumer has filed a class-action lawsuit against National Hospital Collections LLC, a debt collector, citing alleged invasion of privacy, unlawful collection practices and intentional infliction of emotional distress.

Company wants collision case moved to federal court

Robert Hadley May 30, 2016, 1:01pm

MARTINSBURG – The defendant in a case of alleged reckless driving has petitioned to move the case from state to federal court.

Satellite TV provider wants personal injury case heard in federal court

Robert Hadley May 30, 2016, 12:58pm

MARTINSBURG – DISH Network, the defendant in a personal injury case, has petitioned to remove the lawsuit from state to federal court.