Logan Circuit Court News

Widow sues cemetery, alleges breach of contract

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 14, 2019

A surviving spouse is suing a cemetery, citing alleged breach of contract and fraudulent misrepresentation.

Medical negligence caused suffering and early death, estate claims in lawsuit

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 4, 2019

An estate administrator is suing a nursing home and a medical facility, citing alleged negligence and wrongful death.

Next of kin sues memorialization service provider, citing grave desecration

By Philip Gonzales | Jan 3, 2019

A man has filed a class-action lawsuit against a memorialization service provider, citing alleged common law grave desecration.

Carpet installer who went to wrong house claims officers beat, abused him and co-worker

By Bree Gonzales | Jan 2, 2019

A carpet installer is suing sheriff's and police departments, and individuals who work for them, alleging outrage/intentional infliction of emotional distress, battery, negligent retention and hiring, false imprisonment, negligent training and supervision, and destruction/spoilation of evidence.

Woman sues after falling into water meter hole

By Philip Gonzales | Jan 2, 2019

A woman is suing a public service district, citing alleged negligence.

Maintenance foreman accuses Ramaco Resources of wrongful termination

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Dec 19, 2018

A maintenance foreman is suing Ramaco Resources LLC and Caryn Merton, coal mine operators, citing alleged disability discrimination, retaliation and wrongful termination.

West Virginia resident suing law officers for allegedly inflicting harm

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 18, 2018

A West Virginia resident is suing the Logan County Sheriff's Department, Matthew Carter and John Does 1-5, law officers, citing alleged battery, negligent retention and hiring, false imprisonment, malicious prosecution, destruction of evidence and intentional infliction of emotional distress.

Driver, ambulance service sued by motorist

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 18, 2018

A Chapmanville resident is suing a West Virginia ambulance service, citing alleged negligence and vicarious liability.

Mother alleges Lowe's Home Centers' negligence led to son's injuries

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Dec 14, 2018

LOGAN — A minor child and his mother are suing Lowe's Home Centers, alleging negligence and premises liability led to injuries to the son.

Driver alleges hubcap flew off of town of Man fire truck and went through windshield

By Bree Gonzales | Dec 8, 2018

LOGAN – A Man resident alleges she was injured when a hubcap flew off of a fire engine and went through the windshield of her vehicle.

Logan County substitute teacher alleges wrongful discharge

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Dec 7, 2018

LOGAN — A Logan County substitute teacher is suing the county board of education, alleging discrimination and wrongful discharge.

Vehicle passenger alleges driver's negligence caused crash

By Philip Gonzales | Dec 6, 2018

LOGAN — A passenger is suing a vehicle driver and owner, alleging negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiff.

Former employee alleges constructive discharge by Chapmanville companies

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Dec 1, 2018

LOGAN — A former employee is suing Chapmanville businesses, alleging gender discrimination and wrongful or constructive eviction.

Father alleges rehab center caused son to suffer further injuries

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 27, 2018

LOGAN — A father is suing Logan County medical facilities, alleging medical negligence.

Five more lawsuits filed against Beckley Drilling & Blasting for property damage

By Kyla Asbury | Nov 20, 2018

LOGAN — Five complaints were filed against Beckley Drilling & Blasting by Logan County residents who claim their homes were damaged due to blasting.

Patient accuses Logan County medical providers of negligence diagnosis

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 19, 2018

LOGAN — A patient is suing Logan County medical providers, alleging negligence.

Patient alleges Logan doctors negligently diagnosed case of Crohn's disease

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 19, 2018

LOGAN — A Logan County patient is suing the county medical facility, alleging medical negligence.

Lawsuits filed over deaths after car accident

By Kyla Asbury | Nov 18, 2018

LOGAN — Two lawsuits have been filed against Asplundh Tree Experts over the deaths of two women after a car accident.

Siblings blame Charleston funeral service for emotional distress from dropped casket

By Philip Gonzales | Nov 6, 2018

LOGAN — Siblings are suing a Charleston funeral service provider, alleging breach of contract and intentional infliction of emotional distress when they say a woman's corpse and casket were damaged during a funeral ceremony.

Widow accuses Ford Lincoln dealer of fraudulent inducement

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 2, 2018

LOGAN — A Logan County widow is suing an automobile distributor, alleging negligent misrepresentation.

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