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Matulis gets up to 5 years in prison

By Kyla Asbury | Nov 13, 2018

CHARLESTON — Charleston physician Steven Matulis has been sentenced to prison for one count of sexual abuse.

Allen Loughry’s long goodbye

By The West Virginia Record | Nov 13, 2018

Yes, Allen Loughry, the convicted and suspended state Supreme Court justice who looked like he’d never leave, is finally gone – from the Court, at least – but he’s liable to dominate headlines in state and local media for months to come.

How Joe Manchin won

By Hoppy Kercheval | Nov 13, 2018

MORGANTOWN – Months before the 2018 General Election, politicos wondered how Democratic Senator Joe Manchin could win re-election in a state that had flipped to red and given Donald Trump a 42-point victory over Hillary Clinton. Early on, Manchin was tagged with the “vulnerable Democrat” label.

Customer alleges storage facility operator's negligence caused loss of heirlooms

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 13, 2018

PRINCETON — A Mercer County customer is suing a storage facility operator, alleging breach of a lease agreement.

Physician assistant alleges disability discrimination in firing

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 13, 2018

CHARLESTON — A Kanawha County physician assistant is suing the state medical board, alleging disability discrimination, retaliation and wrongful termination.

Monongalia County couple accuses health care providers for medical negligence

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 13, 2018

MORGANTOWN — A Monongalia County husband and wife are suing health care providers, alleging negligence.

Former employee accuses Jackson County rehabilitation facility operator of retaliation

By Philip Gonzales | Nov 13, 2018

RIPLEY — A former employee is suing a Jackson County rehabilitation facility operator, alleging failure to adhere to its own policy.

Former employee accuses taxi service of wrongful termination

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 13, 2018

BECKLEY — A Raleigh County man is suing a taxi company, alleging disability discrimination and wrongful termination.

Vote No Coalition files suit against Warner for free speech violations

By Kyla Asbury | Nov 12, 2018

CHARLESTON — A lawsuit was filed against West Virginia Secretary of State Mac Warner last week alleging violations of free speech.

Disc jockey alleges Moose lodge's negligence caused him to fall

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 12, 2018

CHARLESTON — A Cross Lanes man is suing a Kanawha County Moose lodge, alleging negligence caused him to suffer injuries.

Butcher alleges he lost job due to his sexual preference

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 12, 2018

HUNTINGTON — A butcher is suing a food company, alleging sexual discrimination and wrongful termination.

Insurance company alleges roofing contractor owes more than $12,000

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 12, 2018

CHARLESTON — An insurance company is suing an Elkview roofing contractor, alleging breach of an insurance contract and unjust enrichment.

Auto parts supplier alleges business customer owes $38,000

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 12, 2018

CHARLESTON — Advance Auto Parts is suing a Kanawha County business customer, alleging failure to pay more than $38,000 for purchased products.

Loughry resigns from Supreme Court

By Chris Dickerson | Nov 10, 2018

CHARLESTON – Allen Loughry has resigned from the West Virginia Supreme Court. Gov. Jim Justice announced Nov. 10 he had received Loughry's resignation letter.

Supreme Court gives Morrisey deadline to comply with FOIA

By Kyla Asbury | Nov 9, 2018

CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals ruled that Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has until the end of November to file court documents in a case against him for failing to respond to a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request from more than one year ago.

Legislature will hear new impeachment article against Loughry next week

By Chris Dickerson | Nov 9, 2018

CHARLESTON​​​​ – A new impeachment article against convicted and suspended state Supreme Court Justice Allen Loughry will go before lawmakers next week.

State Senate wants Supreme Court to rehear Workman impeachment case

By Chris Dickerson | Nov 9, 2018

CHARLESTON – The state Senate has asked the state Supreme Court to reconsider its decision to block impeachment trials against four current and former state Supreme Court justices.

Telephone directory alleges two Charleston attorneys owe $138,000

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 9, 2018

CHARLESTON — A directory company is suing two attorneys, alleging breach of contract.

Customer alleges Piggly Wiggly negligence caused fall, injuries

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 9, 2018

CHARLESTON — A Charleston woman is suing Piggly Wiggly, alleging negligence caused injuries to the plaintiff.

Patient accuses medical device manufacturer of product liability

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 9, 2018

BECKLEY — A Wyoming County man is suing a medical device manufacturer, alleging negligence and product liability.

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