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WVU to co-sponsor SuperComputing Science Consortium entrepreneurs' seminar

The West Virginia Record Jul. 5, 2006, 5:40pm

MORGANTOWN -- Regional businesses and area faculty are invited to the Regional Business Opportunities in Supercomputing 2006 Seminar Friday, July 14 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Waynesburg College in Waynesburg, Pa.

Fayette nurses claim wrongful termination

Chris Dickerson Jul. 5, 2006, 5:28pm

CHARLESTON – Three Fayette County nurses say they were wrongfully fired from their jobs for speaking out about quality of care issues at a nursing home.

City settles with insurance companies

John O'Brien Jul. 5, 2006, 5:01pm

CHARLESTON - The City of Charleston and 14 insurance companies have reached an agreement to settle a lawsuit filed by the city in 2002.

Judge demands complaint against mayor amended

John O'Brien Jul. 5, 2006, 4:59pm

CHARLESTON - A Kanawha Circuit judge ordered one of the two Charleston police officers who is suing Mayor Danny Jones over not being promoted in a timely fashion to amend her complaint.

Man says women tried to scam him of $22,000 over beauty salon

Chris Dickerson Jul. 5, 2006, 10:25am

WINFIELD – A Mason County man says two Putnam County women tried to scam him out of $22,000 over the purchase of the contents of a beauty salon.

Woman files suit over sexual atmosophere at Eleanor Foodland

Chris Dickerson Jul. 5, 2006, 10:25am

WINFIELD -- A Putnam County woman claims she was subjected to intolerable sexual comments while working at a local grocery store.

Couple says motor bike they bought was a dud

Chris Dickerson Jul. 5, 2006, 10:23am

WINFIELD -- A couple claims a Cabell County company sold them a worthless motor bike.

Venue decision opens door for plaintiffs

Steve Korris Jul. 5, 2006, 8:31am

CHARLESTON – Bart Morris of Virginia suffered an injury on his job in Virginia operating a forklift that an Ohio company made, but the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has decided that he can sue for damages in West Virginia.

Massey says Boone court reporter misled them

Chris Dickerson Jul. 3, 2006, 5:40pm

CHARLESTON – A.T. Massey Coal Company has filed a federal lawsuit against the Boone County Circuit Court reporter after it claims she misled the company about her ability to produce a transcript of a 2002 trial.

Woman says she was victim of harassment, discrimination at AEP

Chris Dickerson Jul. 3, 2006, 5:34pm

WINFIELD -- A Putnam County woman says she was a victim of sexual harassment and gender discrimination while working for American Electric Power.

Supreme Court to decide fate of lawyer charged with murder

Chris Dickerson Jul. 3, 2006, 5:30pm

CHARLESTON – The state Supreme Court will decide whether to suspend the law license of a former Mingo County assistant prosecutor who has been charged with murder in Kentucky.

YOUR LEGAL WRITES: White collar crimes: A lawyer's image gives new meaning to court appearance

Kathryn E. Brown Jun. 30, 2006, 7:37am

As far as the Colorado Supreme Court is concerned, there is no such thing as "courtroom casual."

Report shows big tobacco, AGs at odds

Steve Korris Jun. 30, 2006, 6:19am

CHARLESTON -- Big tobacco companies and state attorneys general do not trust each other any more.

Lawyer's estate still in question

John O'Brien Jun. 30, 2006, 3:45am

CHARLESTON - The estate of a Charleston attorney is still being fought over in Kanawha Circuit Court.

Man accuses WVU of racism

John O'Brien Jun. 30, 2006, 3:45am

MORGANTOWN - A Monongalia County man says he was harassed while employed at West Virginia University as an associate engineering scientist.

Woman says husband killed working on well

John O'Brien Jun. 30, 2006, 3:35am

CHARLESTON - The wife of a man who was killed while working on a well has filed a lawsuit against his employer.

Four asbestos lawsuits filed in Kanawha Circuit

John O'Brien Jun. 30, 2006, 3:32am

CHARLESTON - Two attorneys each filed two asbestos lawsuits in Kanawha Circuit Court last week.

Executor says power of attorney abused

John O'Brien Jun. 30, 2006, 3:29am

CHARLESTON - The executor of a woman's estate is arguing that the man to whom she gave power of attorney abused it.

This just in: Kanawha County

John O'Brien Jun. 30, 2006, 2:30am

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This just in: Cabell County

Drew Smith Jun. 30, 2006, 2:27am

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