Ohio Circuit Court News

Woman claims Castle Law Group was among firms placing unsolicited telemarketing calls to her

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 12, 2019

WHEELING — A woman claims that she was scam called 25 times by companies.

Former employee claims dermatologist tricked, drugged, sexually harassed, assaulted her

By Chris Dickerson | Mar 11, 2019

WHEELING – A dermatologist has b​​​​​een accused of sexually harassing and assaulting a former employee. Jerry Hahn and Ganzer-Hahn Dermatology Associates were named as defendants in a lawsuit filed March 11 in Ohio Circuit Court by Ashley George.

Man claims he was struck by driver who failed to stay in his lane

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 8, 2019

WHEELING – A man is seeking damages after he claims he was struck by a negligent driver.

Building materials supplier claims company did not pay for materials provided

By Bree Gonzales | Mar 7, 2019

A building materials supplier is suing a building and maintenance service company and an individual, citing alleged breach of contract.

Woman claims neighbor, Laroche Tree Service removed tree that was on her property

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 7, 2019

WHEELING – A woman is seeking damages following a tree removal that she did not permit.

Valley Grove man accuses Westfield Insurance of breach

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Mar 5, 2019

WHEELING — A homeowner is suing Westfield Insurance Company, citing breach of insurance policy in the agency's alleged failure to provide proper coverage.

Ohio woman alleges wrongful termination in Highmark lawsuit

By Bree Gonzales | Mar 5, 2019

WHEELING — A Belmont County, Ohio, woman is suing Highmark West Virginia Inc., alleging wrongful termination.

Female inmate alleges excessive force was used at detention center

By Philip Gonzales | Mar 5, 2019

WHEELING — An inmate is suing West Virginia Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation and Youth Services System Inc., citing alleged excessive use of force resulting in a permanent injury.

Couple claims insurance carrier breached contract

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Feb 28, 2019

A couple is suing an insurance carrier, citing alleged breach of contract.

Man says Ohio Co. repair shop took his money but did not fix truck

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 27, 2019

A vehicle owner is suing an auto repair shop, citing alleged breach of contract, fraud and unjust enrichment.

Ohio Co. judge denies teacher's request for immediate injunction, but says he'll conduct hearing later

By Chris Dickerson | Feb 25, 2019

WHEELING – An Ohio County judge has denied a teacher's request for immediate injunctive relief regarding the county school board's decision to go into executive session to discuss matters related to the recent teacher strike.

Wheeling teacher says Ohio County school board breaking open meetings laws following walkout

By Chris Dickerson | Feb 25, 2019

WHEELING – An Ohio County teacher has filed a complaint and restraining order against the county’s school board to keep it from holding “an illegal hearing” this evening following the suspension of the controversial state Senate omnibus education reform bill and another alleged illegal school board hearing last week.

Ohio County property owner claims insurance company breached contract

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 23, 2019

A property owner is suing an insurance company, citing alleged breach of contract.

Nexstar says Ohio County restaurant has not paid for advertising

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 22, 2019

A broadcasting company is suing a restaurant, citing alleged breach of contract and unjust enrichment.

Electrical service provider sues premises controllers for unpaid services

By Philip Gonzales | Feb 20, 2019

An electrical service provider is suing a property owner, and its lessees and their sublesses, citing alleged breach of contract.

Ohio Co. teachers sue school board for allowing hostile work environment, sexual harassment

By Kyla Asbury | Feb 6, 2019

WHEELING —Three teachers are suing the Ohio County Board of Education for the board's indifference to complaints made about an alleged sexual predator who was employed by the school board.

Woman claims firing was related to her pregnancy

By Bree Gonzales | Feb 1, 2019

An x-ray technician/medical assistant is suing a hospital and a clinical director, citing alleged pregnancy discrimination, violation of the West Virginia Human Rights Act, gender-plus discrimination and family responsibility discrimination.

Theater union member's sexual harassment case against business manager remanded to state court

By Chris Dickerson | Jan 31, 2019

WHEELING – An Ohio County woman’s lawsuit against a union and its business manager alleging sexual harassment and retaliatory discharge has been remanded back to state court.

Trucking company sustained losses after collision, sues for damages

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 30, 2019

A trucking company is suing a vehicle owner and driver, citing alleged negligence.

Estate administrator claims insurance company breached contract

By Philip Gonzales | Jan 28, 2019

An estate administrator is suing a licensed insurer, citing alleged breach of insurance policy.

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