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U.S. Supreme Court to hear voter removal case

CHARLESTON – The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case regarding a state’s actions in maintaining voter registration lists. West Virginia, along with 14 other states, petitioned the court in support of Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted in March. The Supreme Court announced its agreement to hear the case on May 30.

Passenger blames driver, company for injuries in crash

WHEELING — A Florida man is suing a trucking company, alleging its negligence led to a crash involving the car in which the plaintiff was a passenger.

Parents blame vehicle owner, driver for crash

GLENVILLE — Gilmer County parents are suing a vehicle owner and driver, alleging their negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiffs' family members.

Employee accuses mining company of discrimination

CHARLESTON — A Kanawha County man is suing a Kentucky mining company, alleging racial discrimination.

Former employee accuses Kanawha County business of retaliation

CHARLESTON — A former employee is suing a Kanawha County business, alleging retaliation.

Father blames trailer park owners for dog attack on son

MOUNDSVILLE — A Moundsville man is suing trailer park property owners, alleging their negligence caused injuries to his son.

Couple accuses college officials of hostile work environment

BLUEFIELD — A Mercer County husband and wife are suing a state college and school officials, alleging a hostile work environment, intentional infliction of emotional distress and retaliation.

Scudiere appointed to West Virginia Industrial Council

MORGANTOWN – Debra Scudiere of Kay Casto & Chaney has been appointed as a member of the West Virginia Industrial Council. She was nominated by Gov. Jim Justice last month and the West Virginia Senate recently approved his nomination and her appointment.

Jenkins receives Spirit of Enterprise Award

HUNTINGTON – The Huntington Regional Chamber of Commerce presented its Spirit of Enterprise Award to Congressman Evan Jenkins on June 1 at Huntington Steel & Supply.

Woman blames Cabell Huntington Hospital for child’s death

HUNTINGTON – A woman is suing Cabell Huntington Hospital after she claims it is responsible for her child’s death.

Woman files wrongful termination, sexual harassment case against Sheetz

HUNTINGTON – A woman is suing Sheetz after she claims her employment was wrongfully terminated.

State leaders hail Trump’s decision to withdraw from Paris Climate Agreement

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is praising President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement.

Supreme Court orders public reprimand for Mark Plants

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has recommended a public reprimand for former Kanawha prosecuting attorney Mark Plants in proceedings before the Lawyer Disciplinary Board.

Property owner accuses previous owner of contract breach

HUNTINGTON — A Huntington property owner is suing the previous owners of the property, alleging breach of contract.

Hunter blames logging companies for injuries

CLAY — A hunting club member is suing a group of loggers and a hunt club, alleging negligence led to injuries for the plaintiff.

Property owners accuse exploration company of contract breach

WHEELING — Marshall County property owners are suing an energy exploration company, alleging breach of contract, trespass and private nuisance.

Man claims physicians' negligence led to wife's death

WINFIELD — A Kanawha County man is suing physicians, alleging negligence led to the death of his wife.

Former employee accuses Wal-Mart of discrimination

CHARLESTON — A Kanawha County woman is suing Wal-Mart, alleging discrimination, retaliation and wrongful termination.

Man sues International Coal Group for wrongful termination

BECKLEY – A man is suing International Coal Group after he claims his employment was wrongfully terminated.

Man sues Huntington Health & Rehab for negligence of nursing staff

HUNTINGTON – A man is suing Huntington Health & Rehab after he claims its nursing staff was negligent and caused him injuries.