CLARKSBURG – After a few hours of deliberation, a Harrison County jury ruled that a nursing home and its officials were not liable in a wrongful death case.
News from September 2016
MOUNDSVILLE — A consumer is suing FCA US LLC, a manufacturer, alleging violation of the Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act.
WINFIELD — A former resident is suing Teays Valley Center, and Genesis Healthcare, alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.
RIPLEY — A business owner is suing Benjamin Perry and Toni Perry, husband and wife, citing alleged misrepresentation.
WHEELING — A former employee is suing Stratford Springs Enterprises LLC, alleging failure to accommodate and wrongful termination.
LOGAN — An administrator of a deceased woman's estate is suing Logan General Hospital, alleging negligence and insufficient insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries in connection with a fall from a portable commode.
CHARLESTON – Affordability of bail for non-violent minor crimes is a priority for West Virginia Supreme Court Chief Justice Menis Ketchum in his new role as vice president of the Conference of Chief Justices.
CHARLESTON -- About 200 attorneys volunteer their time with Legal Aid of West Virginia. They generously defend a case, offer consultations or help fill out forms pro bono.
WHEELING — Two consumers are suing the makers of Jeep, claiming a breach of an implied warranty of merchantability.
WHEELING — A dietary worker is suing Wheeling Hospital Inc., alleging disability discrimination.
BECKLEY — A patient is suing Jose Jorge Gordinho d/b/a Responsible Pain & Aesthetic Mgmt PLLC, a medical service provider, citing alleged gross negligence and intentional infliction of emotional distress.
LOGAN — A man is suing the Logan County Commission, a public corporation, citing alleged failure to warn and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.
BECKLEY — Two homeowners are suing Nationstar Mortgage LLC and Springleaf MLT 2013-2, through its trustee Wilmington Trust National Association, a loan servicing firm and fiduciary, citing alleged breach of contract and illegal debt collection.
WAYNE – A Huntington man is suing CSX Transportation Inc. after he claims it caused him to develop carpal tunnel and other workplace injuries.
MORGANTOWN – Senior Status Judge John L. Henning granted the City of Westover’s motion for judgment on the pleadings in a lawsuit against the city and the Monongalia County Commission
WAYNE – A former employee is suing Grayson Assisted Living Facilities Inc. after he claims it failed to pay his attorney’s fees.
CHARLESTON – Kanawha Circuit Judge James C. Stucky denied Steel of West Virginia’s petition for a motion for stay in the lawsuit hoping to stop a merger between Cabell Huntington Hospital and St. Mary’s Medical Center.
LOGAN – A registered nurse alleges he was wrongfully terminated for taking a medical leave.
RIPLEY – A Jackson County man alleges a truck he bought has defective conditions that have not been repaired.
CHARLESTON – Sept. 7 is the deadline to submit applications for disaster loans through the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) for the West Virginia floods that occurred June 22-29.