News from February 2019
A motorist is suing an insurance company and an individual citing alleged breach of contract and negligence.
A restaurant server is suing the owner of the restaurant where she worked, citing an alleged hostile work environment and sexual harassment.
A chief of police is suing the town that employs him and its officials, citing alleged violation of workers' compensation laws.
CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has joined a 21-state effort urging the U.S. Supreme Court to hear a case about a state’s ability to ban a disturbing type of abortion.
To remedy the foster care crisis and ensure the health and well-being of nearly 7,000 little Mountaineers, the state Department of Health and Human Resources has dramatically increased staff and raised salaries to fill the department’s vacancies. But this is not enough.
CHARLESTON – When there is a good idea, a truly viable option to move our state forward, we should work together to transform that idea into a tangible opportunity. The road to progress has fewer bumps when we travel in the same direction. As State Agriculture Commissioner and State Treasurer, we agree that “road to progress” begins with education.
While the Huntington Regional Chamber of Commerce does many things, such as advocating for our membership and promoting opportunities in our region, this position has given me greater insight related to a question that I have asked myself throughout my career — How do we make West Virginia a better place to live, work and thrive?
In short, if you want to make a third-party bad-faith claim, just say the third party’s not a third party.
A landlord is suing a tenant and guarantors, citing alleged breach of contract.
A former employee is suing a West Virginia corporation and its employee, citing alleged wrongful termination and violation of the West Virginia Human Rights Act.
An LLC is suing for possession of property whose previous owner bought it at a tax auction.
A business patron is suing a supermarket corporation citing alleged negligence and premises liability.
A husband is suing health care providers citing alleged negligence.
WHEELING —Three teachers are suing the Ohio County Board of Education for the board's indifference to complaints made about an alleged sexual predator who was employed by the school board.
CHARLESTON – The state of West Virginia owns 8,380 vehicles, according to the chairman of the House Committee on Government Organization. That number is about 4,000 fewer than the number of vehicles that have been insured by the state.
A former inmate is suing a correctional officer, citing alleged assault and battery.