Gov. Joe Manchin visits with several members of the West Virginia National Guard during his trip last week to Iraq. Manchin spent his Easter holiday weekend with some of the bravest West Virginians around -- those men and women from the Mountain State who are serving our country in the Middle East. Visiting the troops
Jill Miles CHARLESTON - The office of state Attorney General Darrell McGraw is suing a home improvement company that allegedly did not provide services paid for nor refunds.
Dr. Anthony McEldowney POINT PLEASANT - A St. Louis doctor is suing a Point Pleasant doctor for unwanted fax messages sent to her office.
CHARLESTON - The West Virginia State Police filed its response to a lawsuit brought on by a man challenging the sex offender registration laws.
CHARLESTON - Who's to blame for the death of a 13-year-old Logan boy still is being disputed as the defendants in the mother's civil lawsuit recently responded to her allegations.
MARTINSBURG - A homeowners association has filed for a Writ of Certiorari in Berkeley Circuit Court, asking Judge David Sanders to review the actions of the Berkeley County Planning Commission.
Jim Lees CHARLESTON - As expected, several teachers have filed a lawsuit in Kanawha Circuit Court against the West Virginia Consolidated Public Retirement Board in an attempt to block the effects of a coming change in teacher retirement plans.
CHARLESTON - A Michigan-based company is claiming that Kanawha Manufacturing Company still owes it more than $1 million.
CHARLESTON - A woman who was previously awarded a settlement over gender discrimination charges is alleging that her severance payment from BB&T was half the amount male employees received.
CHARLESTON - Two men who claim to have contracted mesothelioma from years of asbestos exposure have filed joint lawsuits in Kanawha Circuit Court.
CHARLESTON - A Greenbrier County woman is suing her late son's employer, whom she says caused his cancer by exposing him to dangerous materials on the job.
CHARLESTON - Pritchard Mining Company is claiming that tests on coal mined in West Virginia were altered to increase a New York-based company's profit.
CHARLESTON – Last time West Virginia Law Institute president Ellen Cappellanti asked legislators for a research project, they gave her nothing.
Maybe they misread the invitation, but our state's great debate over the fairness and quality of its justice system wasn't supposed to be a masquerade party.
Bob Graham, right. WINFIELD – The embattled director of the Wyoming County Council on Aging has been sued for not allowing a former employee to take part in a retirement plan he administered.
Stuart Calwell BECKLEY – Attorney Stuart Calwell of Charleston tried to flirt with jurors at a trial about a flood in 2001, but he only aggravated the judge and bored the jury.
Tobacco company payments to states may drop as smoker choices change the market, but fees for trial lawyers who negotiated the payments will never drop.
Jeffrey T. Jones Once again West Virginia is under attack by the U. S. Chamber of Commerce and the billion-dollar corporations that it represents. The charge? That West Virginia's courts are the worst in the country.