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Court hears public financing arguments

Loughry CHARLESTON – After nearly two hours of oral arguments, the question of additional public funding in the state Supreme Court race rests squarely in the hands of the state Supreme Court.

Ohio man accuses law office of negligence

CHARLESTON -- A Bellaire, Ohio, man is suing Neiswonger & White Law Officers after he claims the law firm failed to do anything with his lawsuit and allowed it to be dismissed after there was no activity for more than one year after it was filed.

Woman blames Kanawha school board for daughter's injuries

CHARLESTON -- A woman is suing the Kanawha County Board of Education after she claims it is responsible for injuries her daughter sustained at Dunbar Intermediate School.

Woman sues after injury at Charleston Town Center

CHARLESTON -- A woman is suing Charleston Town Center Company after she was injured while on its premises.

Woman sues Everest Institute for injuries

CHARLESTON -- A student is suing Everest Institute-Cross Lanes after she was injured while participating in a required school activity.

Woman sues after being shot at Oakwood Terrace

CHARLESTON -- A woman is suing Kanawha Valley Homes, Inc. after she claims she suffered a gun shot wound and was injured while at the apartment building.

Men say Baker Hughes employee was drinking, driving

CHARLESTON -- Two men are suing Baker Hughes Oilfield Operations, Inc. after they were injured when one of its employees was drinking and driving.

Poll: Yoder in 'statistical dead heat' for second W.Va. SC seat

Yoder HARPERS FERRY -- Jefferson County Circuit Court Judge John Yoder -- the other Republican vying for a seat on the state's high court -- is in a statistical tie with Democratic opponent Letitia "Tish" Chafin, according to a recent survey.

Woman sues Summit Bank for hostile work environment, discrimination

CHARLESTON -- A former employee is suing Summit Financial Group, Inc., after she claims she was subjected to a hostile work environment and discrimination during her employment.

Man sues Subway owner for discrimination

CHARLESTON -- A man is suing KJ Group, LLC after he claims it discriminated against him because of his race.

Putnam couple sues Wal-mart for injuries

WINFIELD -- A Putnam County woman and her husband are suing Wal-mart Stores East, Inc. after injuries were sustained at its store.

Woman sues dentist for injuries to throat

WINFIELD -- A woman is suing her dentist after she claims she was injured while the defendant was repairing her tooth.

Woman says Rudd Equipment discriminated

WINFIELD -- A former employee is suing Rudd Equipment Company, Inc. after she claims she was discriminated against because of her health condition.

PERSONNEL FILE: Bailey included in Chambers and Partners

Bailey CHARLESTON -- Managing member Charles R. "Chuck" Bailey has been listed as a notable practitioner in litigation by his peers in the 2012 edition of the reputable legal industry publication Chambers and Partners.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Manchin safely on right flank of party

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Nepotism, cronyism at heart of two Berkeley termination suits

MARTINSBURG – Separate lawsuits filed in Berkeley Circuit Court by two former county employees allege they were fired for exposing either nepotism or cronyism.

Suit accuses Marion family law judge, DHHR, jail administrator of civil rights violations

MORGANTOWN – A Monongalia County man is accusing various officials, including a Marion County family law judge, of violating his civil rights.

Virginia AG to campaign with Morrisey

Cuccinelli CHARLESTON -– Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli will be in Charleston on Saturday to help Patrick Morrisey in his race against incumbent West Virginia AG Darrell McGraw.

Morrisey, McGraw begin ad campaigns

CHARLESTON - Republican state Attorney General challenger Patrick Morrisey kicked off his fall ad campaign with a radio spot that begin airing last week.

Business4Breakfast seminar to focus on defamation

ASHLAND, Ky. -- Huddleston Bolen, the Ashland Alliance and Community Trust Bank will hold a Business4Breakfast seminar Sept. 12.