Latest News

Former teacher sues county board of education for free speech violations

By Kyla Asbury | Jan 11, 2019

HUNTINGTON — A former Huntington High School teacher who was fired for making racially charged tweets is suing the Cabell County Board of Education and the state superintendent of schools for violating her civil rights.

Woman claims debt collector harassed her

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jan 11, 2019

A consumer is suing a debt collector, citing alleged unlawful collection practices.

Woman claims collection company harassed her

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jan 11, 2019

A consumer is suing a debt collector, citing alleged unlawful collection practices.

From Legal Newsline

Trump DOJ acts on threat to trial lawyers who sue on behalf of the government

By Daniel Fisher | Jan 11, 2019

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - The Department of Justice's recent effort to toss lawsuits it says it wasted hundreds of hours investigating is emblematic of a strategy under President Donald Trump to rein in trial lawyers who are using a federal whistleblower law to seek millions of dollars.

Restaurant manager claims she lost job because of her race

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jan 10, 2019

A general manager is suing restaurant operators, citing alleged racial discrimination and wrongful termination.

Borrower suing debt collector claiming harassment

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jan 10, 2019

A consumer is suing a debt collector, citing alleged unlawful debt-collection practices.

Employee sues, alleging retaliatory and discriminatory termination

By Bree Gonzales | Jan 9, 2019

A laborer/hydroblast technician and his wife are suing his former employer and individuals, citing alleged discriminatory termination of an injured employee, disability discrimination and termination in violation of substantial public policy.

Consumer sues debt collector, cites telephone harassment

By Philip Gonzales | Jan 9, 2019

A consumer is suing a debt collector, citing alleged violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Process server claims police threatened her

By Bree Gonzales | Jan 9, 2019

A legal process server is suing a municipal corporation and police officers citing alleged retaliation, intimidation/harassment, intentional infliction of emotional distress, assault, negligent retention and negligent supervision/training.

AT&T customers file class-action suit against debt collector

By Bree Gonzales | Jan 9, 2019

AT&T customers have filed a class-action lawsuit against a debt collector, citing an alleged violation of the West Virginia Consumer Credit and Protection Act.

Gauley Bridge sues drug manufacturers for opioid crisis

By Kyla Asbury | Jan 7, 2019

CHARLESTON — The town of Gauley Bridge is suing drug manufacturers for the opioid crisis that has ravaged West Virginia and the rest of the country.

Three lawsuits say Frontier negligent in telephone pole installation

By Kyla Asbury | Jan 7, 2019

MARLINTON — Three cases were filed against Frontier after the plaintiffs claim the company was negligent in installing telephone poles near their homes.

Consumer says creditor invaded his privacy

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jan 5, 2019

A consumer is suing a debt collector, citing alleged invasion of privacy.

Charleston resident accuses lenders of predatory lending

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jan 4, 2019

A Charleston resident is suing lenders, citing alleged misrepresentation of the value of her home.

Virginia man seeks additional disability benefits

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 4, 2019

A Wythe County, Virginia, man is suing a hospital, insurers and individuals, citing alleged violation of workers' compensation acts.

Consumer sues debt collector, citing unlawful publication of debt

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jan 4, 2019

A consumer is suing a debt collector, citing alleged negligence and unlawful publication of debt.

Borrower sues Midland Credit Management, alleging invasion of privacy

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jan 4, 2019

A consumer is suing a debt collector, citing alleged unlawful publication of debt.

Fired worker sues Pressley Ridge, claiming age discrimination and retaliation

By Bree Gonzales | Jan 3, 2019

A former employee is suing a residential house and its employees, citing alleged age discrimination, worker's compensation retaliation and violation of substantial public policy.

Insurance company sues contractor over alleged negligence

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 3, 2019

An insurance company is suing a general contractor, citing alleged negligence.

Freelance reporter sues Cabell prosecuting attorney over FOIA request

By Kyla Asbury | Jan 3, 2019

HUNTINGTON — A freelance legal researcher is suing Cabell County Prosecuting Attorney Sean K. "Corky" Hammers for violating the Freedom of Information Act.

The Record Network