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Judge says another company can operate Suncrest Hilton Garden Inn

Kyla Asbury Oct. 20, 2017, 2:18pm

CLARKSBURG – U.S. District Judge Irene M. Keeley has granted a request to allow another company to operate the Suncrest Hilton Garden Inn.

Mingo Co. school board injury case removed to federal court

From staff reports Oct. 20, 2017, 1:06pm

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing Mingo County Board of Education after she claims her daughter is discriminated against because of her disability.

Class action lawsuit filed against Raleigh Heart Clinic for bloodborne illness

From staff reports Oct. 20, 2017, 1:04pm

BECKLEY – A class action lawsuit has been filed against Raleigh Heart Clinic after the class members claim they were exposed and contracted bloodborne illnesses from the clinic.

Shower fixture injury case removed to federal court

From staff reports Oct. 20, 2017, 1:02pm

CHARLESTON – A lawsuit filed against Choice Hotel International alleging injuries from a shower fixture has been removed to federal court.

Jackson Taylor Contractors sues Asphalt Contractors & Site Work for breach of contract

From staff reports Oct. 20, 2017, 1:00pm

CHARLESTON – Jackson Taylor Contractors is suing Asphalt Contractors & Site Work for breaching its contract.

Father, daughter sue Ditech Financial for negligence

From staff reports Oct. 20, 2017, 12:59pm

BECKLEY – A father and daughter are suing Ditech Financial after they claim it was negligent and caused them damages.

Woman blames DISH Network for house fire

From staff reports Oct. 20, 2017, 12:55pm

CLARKSBURG – A woman is suing DISH Network after she claims improperly installed equipment caused her home to catch fire.

Woman accuses Raleigh General Hospital of wrongful termination

From staff reports Oct. 20, 2017, 12:52pm

BECKLEY – A woman is suing Raleigh General Hospital for after she claims her employment was wrongfully terminated.

Trump taps Charleston lawyer for U.S. attorney post

John Severance Oct. 20, 2017, 12:30pm

CHARLESTON – Michael Stuart, a former state Republican chairman and a member of the law firm of Steptoe & Johnson, was nominated in September by President Donald Trump to become the U.S. attorney for the southern half of West Virginia.

Steptoe & Johnson CEO named as regent by American College of Trial Lawyers

John Severance Oct. 20, 2017, 11:35am

MORGANTOWN – Steptoe & Johnson Chief Executive Officer Susan S. Brewer was elected earlier this month as one of five head regents to the American College of Trial Lawyers.

Appeals court grants request for WVDEP to start over on disputed pipeline review

Kyla Asbury Oct. 19, 2017, 2:04pm

CHARLESTON – The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit has granted a request by the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection to throw out the DEP’s approval of the Mountain Valley Pipeline and let them start over.

Federal judge dismisses Kostenko’s CBS defamation lawsuit

Kyla Asbury Oct. 19, 2017, 1:36pm

BECKLEY – U.S. District Judge Irene C. Berger has dismissed a lawsuit filed by former doctor Michael Kostenko against CBS Evening News for defamation.

Oxford England law professor to speak at West Virginia University College of Law lecture

Angela Underwood Oct. 19, 2017, 1:30pm

MORGANTOWN – The late C. Edwin Baker was a leader in constitutional and communication law as well as free speech, which is why the West Virginia University College of Law continues his legacy in a lectures series.

John Howerton Honda alleges it is still owed $26,000 for vehicle

Philip Gonzales Oct. 19, 2017, 1:30pm

BECKLEY – A Beckley auto dealer alleges that a Princeton auto sales company failed to pay in full for a vehicle.

Morrisey says state law banning anonymous election pamphlets is unconstitutional

Chris Dickerson Oct. 19, 2017, 1:28pm

CHARLESTON – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey says a state law banning anonymous election pamphlets is unconstitutional.

Charleston Area Medical Center accused of negligence after guest slips

Lhalie Castillo Oct. 19, 2017, 7:40am

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County couple alleges that the wife was injured in a fall at a medical facility.

Woman alleges white substance on Walmart floor caused her to fall

Lhalie Castillo Oct. 19, 2017, 7:35am

CHARLESTON – A Princeton Walmart shopper alleges she was injured when she slipped on a substance in the store.

Central Transport alleged to have failed to hire female driver because of her sex

Philip Gonzales Oct. 19, 2017, 7:30am

CHARLESTON – A Cabell County resident alleges that she is an experienced truck driver but was not hired by a Kanawha County business because of her sex.

Man alleges PanCorp failed to rebuild truck's transmission

Lhalie Castillo Oct. 19, 2017, 7:25am

PRINCETON – A Mercer County man alleges a Princeton business failed to rebuild his transmission as promised.

Female inmate says Mingo Co. bailiff forced her to perform sexual acts

From staff reports Oct. 18, 2017, 1:17pm

WILLIAMSON – A former inmate claims a Mingo County court bailiff forced her to perform sexual acts while he was in uniform.