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U.S. Senate to vote on Thacker's nomination this month

Jessica M. Karmasek Apr. 2, 2012, 3:30am

Thacker WASHINGTON - The U.S. Senate agreed last week to consider the nomination of West Virginia attorney Stephanie Thacker to a federal appeals court later this month.

Panel sends Tomblin three names for Putnam judge spot

Chris Dickerson Apr. 2, 2012, 6:57am

CHARLESTON – The state Judicial Vacancy Advisory Commission has recommended three of the four candidates who applied to fill a circuit judgeship in Putnam County.

Putnam couple sues St. Mary's, doctor for negligence

Kyla Asbury Apr. 2, 2012, 8:00am

WINFIELD -- A Putnam County couple is suing St. Mary's Medical Center for injuries sustained due to a surgery performed at the hospital.

Woman blames CAMC for mother's death

Kyla Asbury Apr. 2, 2012, 8:00am

CHARLESTON -- A Kanawha County woman is suing Charleston Area Medical Center for failing to care for her mother while she was at the hospital.

Jackson Hewitt sued for employee's injury

Kyla Asbury Apr. 2, 2012, 8:10am

CHARLESTON -- A TME Enterprises employee is suing after he sustained injuries while on the job.

Huntington man sues Home Depot for injuries

Kyla Asbury Apr. 3, 2012, 4:19am

CHARLESTON -- A Huntington man is suing Home Depot for injuries he sustained while installing a countertop.

Charleston man sues sports bar, bouncer for injuries

Kyla Asbury Apr. 3, 2012, 4:20am

CHARLESTON -- A Charleston man is suing Pour House Sports Bar and a bouncer who he claims unlawfully struck him and caused him injuries.

Man says Wilson Preferred Services failed to pay final wages in time

Kyla Asbury Apr. 3, 2012, 4:29am

CHARLESTON -- A former employee is suing Wilson Preferred Services for failing to pay his final wages within 72 hours of discharge.

Pedestrian sues Cunningham Energy for injuries after being struck by car

Kyla Asbury Apr. 3, 2012, 7:15am

CHARLESTON -- A Sissonville woman is suing Cunningham Energy after she was struck by a vehicle in the Kroger parking lot.

Asset Acquisition Group sues individuals for owing more than $25,000

Kyla Asbury Apr. 3, 2012, 7:16am

HUNTINGTON -- Asset Acquisition Group is suing two individuals it claims owe more than $25,000 due to a breach in contract.

Wyoming Co. man blames St. Mary's for dehydration, renal failure

Kyla Asbury Apr. 3, 2012, 7:17am

HUNTINGTON -- A Wyoming County man is suing St. Mary's Medical Center for failing to provide him with adequate anesthesia services and/or adequate post-operative care while he was a patient.

PERSONNEL FILE: Tinney recognized by Best Lawyers

The West Virginia Record Apr. 3, 2012, 10:12am

Tinney CHARLESTON -- John H. Tinney Jr., one of the founding partners of The Tinney Law Firm, has been recognized by Best Lawyers of West Virginia in the field of Commercial Litigation.

Project: Save Our Homes details announced

Chris Dickerson Apr. 3, 2012, 10:16am

CHARLESTON -- West Virginia Attorney General Darrell McGraw has announced the details for the first four Project: Save Our Homes workshops.

Ohio woman says two individuals responsible for husband's death

Kyla Asbury Apr. 4, 2012, 7:00am

HUNTINGTON -- A Lawrence County, Ohio, woman is suing two individuals she claims are responsible for her husband's wrongful death due to a car accident on Interstate 64.

Cabell woman sues Midway Ford for destroying truck's engine

Kyla Asbury Apr. 4, 2012, 7:47am

HUNTINGTON -- A Cabell County woman is suing Midway Ford after she claims it failed to repair her truck and, instead, destroyed the engine.

Marshall County Commission sued for woman's fall at courthouse

Kyla Asbury Apr. 4, 2012, 7:48am

MOUNDSVILLE -- A woman is suing the Marshall County Commission after she was injured at the Marshall County Courthouse.

Man sues TeleTech for state Wage Payment & Collection Act violations

Kyla Asbury Apr. 4, 2012, 7:49am

MOUNDSVILLE -- A former employee is suing TeleTech Customer Care Management (West Virginia), Inc. after he claims it violated the West Virginia Wage Payment and Collection Act during his employment.

Man seeks to settle Thomas Memorial Hospital lawsuit

Kyla Asbury Apr. 4, 2012, 7:51am

WINFIELD -- A man is asking the court for approval of the settlement in his case against Thomas Memorial Hospital for his wife's suicide.

THEIR VIEW: It's time for a 'regulatory cocktail' against unethical debt collectors

The West Virginia Record Apr. 4, 2012, 7:52am

Many U.S. attorneys general are working with each other and with the federal government to employ a "drug cocktail" strategy to control and eventually eradicate the scourge that is unethical debt collectors, because just one strategy alone seems not to be enough.

Morrisey endorsed by West Virginians for Life

Chris Dickerson Apr. 4, 2012, 9:27am

Morrisey HARPER'S FERRY -- Republican state Attorney General candidate Patrick Morrisey has been endorsed by West Virginians for Life Political Action Committee.