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WVU Hospital patient claims he received negligent neurological care

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 20, 2019

MORGANTOWN — A man alleges that he suffered neurological damages due to negligent medical care.

Kanawha County schools accused of negligence in care of Capitol High student

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 20, 2019

CHARLESTON — A parent is suing the Kanawha County Board of Education after her minor child was allegedly assaulted at school and threatened by another student.

Man claims Snowshoe wastewater facility directed human waste to his property

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 20, 2019

MARLINTON — A man is seeking damages after a wastewater treatment company reportedly directed wastewater to his property.

Company claims used trailers it purchased were not the ones delivered

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 20, 2019

KEYSER —A company claims that they did not receive the items that they agreed to purchase, constituting a breach of contract.

Couple claims QBE Insurance Corp. failed to pay for covered fire damages

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 20, 2019

RIPLEY — A couple claims their insurance company did not fully cover their damages from a fire.

Couple claims negligent truck driver rear-ended their vehicle

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 19, 2019

HUNTINGTON — A couple is seeking damages after a bus driver allegedly struck the rear end of their vehicle.

Select Energy Services is accused of not accommodating employee with special needs

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 19, 2019

CLARKSBURG — A couple claims a company discriminated against an employee due to his disability.

Greenbrier County joins in opioid crisis fight against drug manufacturers, retailers

By Kyla Asbury | Mar 18, 2019

BECKLEY — The Greenbrier County Commission has filed a lawsuit against drug manufacturers and distributors it claims played a part in the opioid epidemic in West Virginia.

Marshall settles suit filed by student who claimed it mishandled inquiry into sex assault claim

By Kyla Asbury | Mar 18, 2019

CHARLESTON — Marshall University agreed to settle a lawsuit filed last year that alleged it mishandled an investigation into an alleged sexual assault.

Dynamic Energy is accused of firing equipment operator after he was injured on the job

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 18, 2019

PINEVILLE — A heavy equipment operator who reportedly was injured at work claims he was subsequently terminated when he sought workers' compensation.

From Legal Newsline

Dissent in Sandy Hook decision says Conn. SC misread federal law, victims shouldn't be allowed to sue Remington

By Dan Fisher | Mar 15, 2019

HARTFORD, Conn. (Legal Newsline) - The Connecticut Supreme Court has said family members of victims of the 2012 Sandy Hook school massacre can sue the manufacturer of the Bushmaster rifle used in the assault under a theory the company’s advertising violated the state consumer protection statute.

Loved Ones in Home Care is accused of violating Fair Labor Standards Act

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 15, 2019

CHARLESTON — A woman is seeking damages, claiming her workplace violated the Fair Labor Standards Act.

Woman alleges she was injured in accident with Mingo County school bus

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 15, 2019

CHARLESTON — A woman is seeking damages after being involved in a car accident with a school bus.

Man claims Dodge vehicle he purchased didn't meet manufacturer's standards

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 15, 2019

BLUEFIELD — A man claims a car he was sold was not in conformity with manufacturer's standards.

Woman seeks damages following alleged slip and fall in an Aldi store

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 14, 2019

HUNTINGTON —A woman claims that she was injured at an Aldi in a slip and fall.

Woman claims she was fired without cause from Summersville medical center

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 14, 2019

A woman is seeking damages, claiming that she was terminated unfairly from her position.

U.S. Steel among companies accused of exposing worker to dangerous chemicals

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 14, 2019

BLUEFIELD — A man is seeking damages, claiming that his workplace made him sick due to exposure to dangerous substances such as benzene.

State says mining company's water testing was inadequate

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 14, 2019

A water management department claims that the testing measures taken by a mining company were not up to the water-quality standards required.

Attorney says dismissal of hemp suit is a victory for hemp industry in West Virginia

By Kyla Asbury | Mar 14, 2019

HUNTINGTON – Charleston attorney Carte Goodwin secured a victory recently when U.S. District Judge Robert Chambers ruled against U.S. Attorney Mike Stuart in a case involving hemp in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia at Huntington.

Widow sues scores of companies after husband's smoking-related cancer death

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 13, 2019

CHARLESTON — A widow alleges her husband died due to his use of cigarettes.

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