News from October 2010

Woman sues Charleston attorney over sewer dispute

By Lawrence Smith | Oct 1, 2010

Grubb CHARLESTON –- A Charleston woman is suing an attorney over a sewer dispute.

MSHA forces owners to jeopardize miners, Massey argues

By Steve Korris | Oct 1, 2010

WASHINGTON –- Mine Safety and Health Administration regulators force owners to place miners in jeopardy, Massey Energy alleges in federal court.

Maynard campaign won't pull windmill ad

By Chris Dickerson | Oct 1, 2010

Maynard WILLIAMSON -- Republican challenger Spike Maynard responded to a call from attorneys for U.S. Rep. Nick Rahall's campaign ordering television stations to stop airing an ad by the former state Supreme Court justice.

Local law firm sent packing in Michigan courtroom

By The West Virginia Record | Oct 1, 2010

West Virginians can be proud of our state's coal industry. Our mines produced more than 144 million tons of coal last year, the bulk of which is exported to other states to supply their energy needs.

Man sues J.K. Harris, others for deception, fraud

By Kyla Asbury | Oct 4, 2010

CHARLESTON -- A Kanawha County man is suing J.K. Harris & Company and Professional Fee Financing Associates after he claims they engaged in deception and fraud.

Man sues State Police for unlawful detainment, assault

By Kyla Asbury | Oct 4, 2010

CHARLESTON -- A Bluefield man is suing the West Virginia State Police after he claims he was unlawfully detained and arrested.

Couple sues GM, T.P. Chevrolet for defective vehicle

By Kyla Asbury | Oct 4, 2010

CHARLESTON -- A Kanawha County couple is suing General Motors and T.P. Chevrolet after they claim the vehicle they purchased was defective.

Man sues Ford for defective vehicle

By Kyla Asbury | Oct 4, 2010

CHARLESTON -- A man is suing Ford Motor Company after he claims the vehicle he purchased was defective.

Man sues Supervalu for work injuries

By Kyla Asbury | Oct 4, 2010

HUNTINGTON -- A Cabell County man is suing Supervalu Holdings and an unknown person after he claims he was injured while working.

Six sue Arkema, others for chemical exposure

By Kyla Asbury | Oct 4, 2010

WHEELING -- Six people are suing Arkema Inc. after they claim they were exposed to chemicals used in float-sink coal laboratories and related facilities.

Mother sues man for daughter's death

By Kyla Asbury | Oct 4, 2010

MORGANTOWN -- A mother is suing the man she claims shot her daughter and killed her in 2008.

Calif. woman sues Wal-mart for injuries in Morgantown store

By Kyla Asbury | Oct 4, 2010

MORGANTOWN -- A California woman is suing Wal-mart after she claims they are responsible for injuries she sustained in one of its Morgantown stores.

Feds make case against McGraw

By John O'Brien | Oct 5, 2010

McGraw RICHMOND, Va. -- The federal government is again making its argument that West Virginia Attorney General Darrell McGraw gave the funds from a 2004 settlement to all the wrong parties.

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