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PPG wants injury case in federal court

Chris Dickerson Feb. 3, 2014, 7:42am

WHEELING – A chemical manufacturer wants a Marshall County case filed against it moved to federal court.

Trio of judges to fill Pancake's vacancy for now

Chris Dickerson Feb. 3, 2014, 12:28pm

HUNTINGTON -- Now that Cabell Circuit Court Judge David Pancake's retirement has become official, it seems a trio of judges will handle his docket until a successor is appointed.

Morrisey lauds legislation for regular review of state agencies

Chris Dickerson Feb. 3, 2014, 12:33pm

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has lauded the introduction of a bill that would require all state agencies, departments and offices to undergo regular reviews and audits to ensure they are operating as intended.

Former employee says Alcon Research didn't pay final check

Joel Brakken Feb. 3, 2014, 1:05pm

HUNTINGTON -- A woman is suing her former employer, alleging she never was paid her last paycheck after being fired.

Company seeks court determination on retirement account

Joel Brakken Feb. 3, 2014, 1:07pm

HUNTINGTON -- A company is seeking court determination on payment of an employee's retirement account.

Trainee says Beckley PD unlawfully terminated him

Ben Hart Feb. 3, 2014, 1:19pm

BECKLEY -- A Raleigh County man is suing the Beckley Police Department, claiming unlawful termination.

Couple says company caused damage to their home

Annie Cosby Feb. 3, 2014, 1:26pm

CHARLESTON -- A couple is suing after they allege a home improvement company caused damage to their property.

Chiles, Nibert appointed to open judgeships

Chris Dickerson Feb. 4, 2014, 11:18am

CHARLESTON -- Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has named two attorneys to open judgeships in western West Virginia.

Woman says flooring adhesive caused respiratory problems

Annie Cosby Feb. 4, 2014, 12:22pm

CHARLESTON -- A woman is suing after developing respiratory problems from a toxic adhesive in flooring.

Psychologist sues state board of examiners after probation

Annie Cosby Feb. 4, 2014, 12:27pm

CHARLESTON -- A psychologist is suing after state board of examiners imposes unfair probation.

Woman says she wasn't paid wages by former employer

Annie Cosby Feb. 4, 2014, 12:38pm

CHARLESTON -- A former employee is suing after her employer failed to pay wages.

Woman files suit after fall at Dollar Tree

Whitney Brakken Feb. 4, 2014, 12:42pm

HUNTINGTON -- A Cabell County resident is suing after allegedly sustaining injuries while at a local Dollar Tree.

Estate of Putnam teen hit by train files wrongful death suit

Chris Dickerson Feb. 4, 2014, 1:36pm

WINFIELD -- The estate of a Putnam County teenager who was struck and killed while walking home on railroad tracks after school has sued CSX Transportation, the City of Hurricane and the Putnam County Board of Education.

St. Mary's hit with medical malpractice suit

Whitney Brakken Feb. 5, 2014, 1:08pm

HUNTINGTON -- A local healthcare provider faces suit after allegedly providing inadequate medical care, resulting in death.

Landlord says Camelot Photography didn't pay lease

Whitney Brakken Feb. 5, 2014, 1:13pm

HUNTINGTON -- A Cabell County business faces suit after allegedly breaching terms of a lease.

Couple accuses doctor of malpractice

Ben Hart Feb. 5, 2014, 1:20pm

CHARLESTON -- A Kanawha County couple is suing over claims the wife sustained injuries after receiving negligent care while in a West Virginia hospital.

Man says he didn't receive proper commission

Ben Hart Feb. 5, 2014, 1:29pm

CHARLESTON -- A Kanawha County man is suing a former employer, claiming he was denied payment of commissions earned.

Former employee says Waste Management discriminated against him

Ben Hart Feb. 5, 2014, 1:39pm

CHARLESTON -- A Kanawha County man is suing a former employer, claiming discrimination due to age and disability.

More lawsuits filed against W.Va. American Water

Chris Dickerson Feb. 5, 2014, 3:33pm

WINFIELD -- Nearly 20 water contamination lawsuits now have been filed exclusively listing West Virginia American Water Company as the defendant.

PERSONNEL FILE: Dinsmore partners honored for leadership

Staff reports Feb. 6, 2014, 7:56am

CHARLESTON -- Two Partners from Dinsmore & Shohl’s Charleston office have been honored for their leadership initiatives.