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Davis, Canterbury draw focus in second legislative audit report

CHARLESTON – The second part of an audit of the state Supreme Court took another look at use of state vehicles by justices and staff as well as other issues.

Justices: Pharmaceutical companies properly warned mothers of risks

CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has ruled that the mass litigation panel rightfully awarded summary judgment to three drug companies in two product liability cases.

Customer alleges used car sellers hid truth about vehicle

CHARLESTON — A Kanawha County woman is suing Boone County used car sellers, alleging fraud and breach of duty.

Couple accuses hospital, security guards of excessive force

HUNTINGTON — A Mason County couple is suing a a Huntington hospital and security guards, alleging negligence and excessive use of force.

Elderly homeowner accuses financial institution of wrongful property sale

CHARLESTON — An elderly St. Albans man is suing a financial institution, alleging wrongful sale of a residential property.

Former employee accuses Kanawha County business of wrongful termination

CHARLESTON — A Raleigh County woman is suing her former employer, alleging age discrimination and intentional infliction of emotional distress.

Masonry company alleges home improvement firm owes more than $6,000

CHARLESTON — A St. Albans masonry company is suing a Danville home improvement firm, alleging breach of contract and unjust enrichment in failing to pay more than $6,000.

Visitor alleges Cross Lanes apartment complex's negligence caused fall

CHARLESTON — A Kanawha County man is suing Cross Lanes apartment complex operators, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Putnam Co. man accuses auto dealer of selling defective vehicle

CHARLESTON — A Putnam County man is suing automobile dealers, alleging breach of implied and express warranties.

CALA: Innovator liability litigation could have stifled development of new drugs

CHARLESTON – The state Supreme Court’s ruling that a consumer can’t bring a claim against a brand-name drug manufacturer when they took a generic version is drawing reaction from both sides of the issue.

WV CALA celebrating its annual Juror Appreciation Week

CHARLESTON – A statewide legal reform group is celebrating its annual Juror Appreciation Week.

Virginia man claims Milton police officer rammed his vehicle

HUNTINGTON — A Virginia man is suing the city of Milton and one if its police officers, alleging negligence.

Morgantown woman accuses Gabe's, former co-worker of sexual harassment

MORGANTOWN — A Morgantown woman is suing her former employer and a co-worker, alleging sexual harassment discrimination and constructive termination.

Tire distributor alleges Cabell Co. company owes more than $2.5 million

HUNTINGTON — A tire distributor is suing a Cabell County company, alleging failure to pay more than $2.5 million for goods delivered.

Financial business alleges Huntington apartment owner owes nearly $12,000

HUNTINGTON — A New Jersey financial business is suing Huntington apartment owners, alleging it owes nearly $12,000 for breach of contract.

Ohio Co. woman accuses telemarketers of invasion of privacy

CLARKSBURG — An Ohio County woman is suing telemarketers, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Former employee accuses employer, staffing agent of retaliation

WINFIELD — A Jackson County man is suing his former employer and a staffing agent, alleging retaliation and unlawful termination.

Inmate alleges conspiracy to destroy all evidence

CHARLESTON — A prison inmate is suing employees of the state jail and correctional authority, alleging spoliation of evidence and civil conspiracy.

Worker alleges South Charleston business' negligence led to injuries

CHARLESTON — A St. Albans man is suing a South Charleston business, alleging negligence led to injuries for the plaintiff.

State Supreme Court annuls law license of Elkins attorney

CHARLESTON—The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has ordered the annulment of an attorney's law license after he was convicted of a crime.