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Parents, child accuse Morgan County school board of IDEA violations

By Philip Gonzales | Jul 5, 2018

CLARKSBURG — Morgan County parents and their child are suing the local board of education, alleging violation of Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).

Woman alleges Putnam Co. nursing home negligence caused mother's death

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 5, 2018

HUNTINGTON — A daughter is suing a Putnam County health care facility, alleging medical negligence led to the death of her mother.

Customer alleges Huntington National Bank continued to collect debt despite bankruptcy filing

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 5, 2018

CLARKSBURG — A customer is suing a bank, alleging fraud and unjust enrichment.

W.Va. DOT blames metal services business for botched highway project

By Philip Gonzales | Jul 3, 2018

NEW CUMBERLAND — The state transportation department is suing a metal services business, alleging negligence in a Hancock County roadway project.

Martinsburg firefighters claim city doesn't properly pay them for holiday work

By Chris Dickerson | Jul 2, 2018

MARTINSBURG – More than three dozen current and retired Martinsburg firefighters have sued the city for allegedly failing to pay holiday pay.

Couple alleges homeowners association failed to maintain disposal pipeline

By Philip Gonzales | Jun 29, 2018

KEYSER — A Mineral County couple is suing a homeowners association, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent damages to their home.

Grafton fire chief alleges unlawful termination

By Philip Gonzales | Jun 29, 2018

GRAFTON — The former fire chief is suing Grafton, alleging unlawful termination.

Kanawha Co. woman claims contractor's incompetence delayed project

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jun 29, 2018

CHARLESTON — A West Virginia resident is suing GB Construction LLC and Glynn Booth, citing alleged breach of contract, breach of duty, breach of implied warranty, breach of warranty, fraud, negligence, and negligent misrepresentation in connection with a construction project.

JP Morgan Chase seeks declaratory relief from state

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jun 29, 2018

HUNTINGTON — JP Morgan Chase is suing Huntington, the state of West Virginia and two individuals, seeking declaratory relief.

Supreme Court's union ruling won't have huge impact in West Virginia

By Kyla Asbury | Jun 28, 2018

In Janus v. AFSCME, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that public sector employees will no longer be forced to contribute to unions that represent them in collective bargaining agreements, but the landmark decision will have little impact on West Virginia.

Charleston alleges city business owes more than $28,000

By Philip Gonzales | Jun 28, 2018

CHARLESTON — Charleston is suing a city business, alleging failure to pay more than $28,000.

Insurance company alleges Buffalo-based law firm owes nearly $9,000

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jun 27, 2018

MOUNDSVILLE — An insurance company is suing a Buffalo law firm, alleging breach of duty and legal malpractice.

State Farm accuses tractor-trailer operators of negligence, seeks $2,300

By Philip Gonzales | Jun 27, 2018

CHARLESTON — State Farm Insurance is suing tractor-trailer operators, alleging negligence caused a crash.

Borrower accuses mortgage business of breach of settlement agreement

By Philip Gonzales | Jun 27, 2018

KEYSER — A Ridgeley woman is suing a mortgage lender, alleging intentional infliction of emotional distress.

Industrial parts supplier alleges coal company owes nearly $95,000

By Philip Gonzales | Jun 27, 2018

WINFIELD — An Scott Depot industrial parts supplier is suing an Indiana coal company, alleging breach of contract and unjust enrichment in failing to pay nearly $95,000.

Putnam real estate owner alleges he failed to receive tax deed

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jun 26, 2018

CHARLESTON — A Putnam real estate owner is suing other property owners, alleging refusal to apply payments.

Nicholas Co. couple alleges Fiat/Chrysler sold defective pickup truck

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jun 26, 2018

CHARLESTON — A Nicholas County couple is suing Fiat Chrysler, alleging fraudulent concealment and design defect.

Supreme Court annuls Chapmanville attorney’s law license

By Kyla Asbury | Jun 25, 2018

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals ordered the annulment of a Chapmanville attorney’s law license, stating that he preyed on a woman's vulnerability and violated the Rules of Professional Conduct.

Greenbrier County couple accuses lender of misrepresentation

By Philip Gonzales | Jun 25, 2018

BECKLEY — Greenbriar County property owners are suing a mortgage service provider, alleging misrepresentation and concealment.

West Virginia nutrition business named defendant in Pennsylvania lawsuit

By Kyla Asbury | Jun 25, 2018

PITTSBURGH — Several West Virginia nutritional supplement companies and individuals have been named as defendants in a Pennsylvania lawsuit, alleging they failed to pay invoices for goods and services.

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