News from July 2012

Courts to reopen Tuesday

By Chris Dickerson | Jul 2, 2012

Ketchum CHARLESTON -– Judicial offices in West Virginia will be open Tuesday unless a chief judge of a judicial circuit determines that, due to lack of power, court offices in an individual county should not be open.

Woman sues TRG Customer Solutions for wrongful termination

By Kyla Asbury | Jul 2, 2012

CHARLESTON -- A former employee is suing TRG Customer Solutions for wrongful termination of her employment because she was pregnant.

Woman sues Mardi Gras Casino & Resort for injuries

By Kyla Asbury | Jul 2, 2012

CHARLESTON -- A Cross Lanes woman is suing Racing Corporation of West Virginia after she fell on its property and sustained injuries.

Braxton woman blames Dollar General for injuries

By Kyla Asbury | Jul 2, 2012

CHARLESTON -- A Braxton County woman is suing Dollar General after she claims she was injured while in one of its stores.

Charleston man accuses Olive Garden of age discrimination

By Kyla Asbury | Jul 2, 2012

CHARLESTON -- A Charleston man is suing Olive Garden after he claims he was wrongfully terminated from his employment because of his age.

McGraw reaches $1.7M agreement with debt collector

By Jessica M. Karmasek | Jul 3, 2012

McGraw CHARLESTON - West Virginia Attorney General Darrell McGraw says he has reached an agreement with a California-based debt collection company, netting nearly $2 million in refunds and cancelled debts for state consumers.

Lincoln Co. man sues GM for defective vehicle

By Kyla Asbury | Jul 3, 2012

CHARLESTON -- A Lincoln County man is suing General Motors for a vehicle he claims was defective.

Seven more Mountain State nursing students file accreditation suits

By Kyla Asbury | Jul 3, 2012

CHARLESTON -- Seven more students have filed lawsuits against Mountain State University after the university failed to keep them informed when the nursing program lost its accreditation status.

Woman blames Prestera, DHHR for uncle's death

By Kyla Asbury | Jul 3, 2012

CHARLESTON -- A Kanawha County woman is suing Prestera Center for Mental Health Services and the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources after she claims they failed to care for her mentally ill uncle and were responsible for his death.

Huntington Alloys hit with $615K lawsuit

By Kyla Asbury | Jul 3, 2012

HUNTINGTON -- Construction Enterprises of the Tri-State is suing Huntington Alloys Corporation after it claims the company failed to pay for more than $600,000 owed for work performed.

Putnam woman says she was assaulted at Town Center

By Kyla Asbury | Jul 5, 2012

CHARLESTON -- A Putnam County woman is suing the owners of the Charleston Town Center mall after she claims she was assaulted while at work.

Man says Montgomery General to blame for aunt's death

By Kyla Asbury | Jul 5, 2012

CHARLESTON -- A man is suing Montgomery General Hospital after he claims it is responsible for his aunt's death.

Couple sues St. Joseph's Hospital for breach of care

By Kyla Asbury | Jul 5, 2012

MORGANTOWN – A Buckhannon woman and her husband are suing St. Joseph's Hospital after they claim the hospital failed to properly monitor and care for her after surgery.

Ky. couple says drunk Express Printing employee caused accident

By Kyla Asbury | Jul 5, 2012

HUNTINGTON -- A Staffordsville, Ky., couple is suing Express Printing over a car accident they say was caused by a drunk employee.

Court orders Putnam family judge to rule in divorce or be held in contempt

By Lawrence Smith | Jul 5, 2012

Watkins CHARLESTON – A Putnam County family law judge facing disciplinary action for his lack of professionalism in a Hurricane pastor's divorce could be held in contempt if he fails to render a decision in another divorce by next week.

Hospital says doctor didn't repay loan

By Kyla Asbury | Jul 6, 2012

HUNTINGTON -- St. Mary's Medical Center is suing a physician it loaned money to who failed to repay the loan.

10 more Mountain State nursing students file accreditation suits

By Kyla Asbury | Jul 6, 2012

CHARLESTON -- Ten more students have filed lawsuits against Mountain State University after the university failed to keep them informed when the nursing program lost its accreditation status.

Xerox says Printing Press defaulted on lease agreements

By Kyla Asbury | Jul 6, 2012

CHARLESTON -- Xerox Corporation is suing the Printing Press after it claims the business defaulted on two lease agreements.

Man sues former business partner for breach, fraud

By Kyla Asbury | Jul 6, 2012

CHARLESTON -- A Charleston is suing his former business partner and A&B Used Cars, LLC for breach of contract and fraud after their business relationship ended.

Mingo Co. woman sues Wal-mart for injuries

By Kyla Asbury | Jul 6, 2012

HUNTINGTON -- A Mingo County woman is suing Wal-mart Stores East, LP after she sustained injuries while in one of its Huntington stores.

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