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Cabell man says Putnam construction company owes him unpaid wages

Chris Dickerson Jan. 26, 2006, 4:12am

CHARLESTON – A Cabell County man says a Putnam County-based construction company owes him unpaid wages and other damages.

Virginia man sues Marriott for fall in shower

Chris Dickerson Jan. 26, 2006, 4:10am

Charleston Marriott Town Center CHARLESTON – A Virginia man has filed a lawsuit against the Charleston Marriott Town Center after a mishap in the shower of his room.

Woman blames Job Corps Center for miscarriage of twins

Chris Dickerson Jan. 26, 2006, 4:00am

Charleston Job Corps Center CHARLESTON – A North Carolina woman says the Charleston Job Corps Center is at least partly to blame for the miscarriage of her twins.

Pennsylvania man files suit in DUI-related accident

Chris Dickerson Jan. 26, 2006, 4:00am

CHARLESTON – A Pennsylvania man has filed a civil lawsuit stemming from a 2004 automobile accident caused by a man he claims was driving under the influence.

Referee sues W.Va. Wesleyan, former coach for attack after game

Chris Dickerson Jan. 26, 2006, 4:00am

Wesley Chapel on West Virginia Wesleyan's campus in Buckhannon. CHARLESTON – A basketball referee has filed a lawsuit against West Virginia Wesleyan College and one of its former assistant coaches after he was attacked following a game last season.

FDA rule would help bolster drug makers' defense

Ann Knef Jan. 25, 2006, 10:11am

Warning: Massive pharmaceutical litigation could lead to capital drainage and less investment in the research and development of new life-saving drugs.

Apparent murder-suicide leads to wrongful death lawsuit

Chris Dickerson Jan. 25, 2006, 2:41am

CHARLESTON -- A September murder-suicide in Dunbar has resulted in a wrongful death lawsuit.

Security worker blames Charleston motel for his slip and fall

Chris Dickerson Jan. 24, 2006, 4:25pm

CHARLESTON -- A Hurricane man says the Charleston Super 8 is responsible for injuries he sustained while providing security at the motel.

Verizon worker says he was wrongly suspended

Chris Dickerson Jan. 24, 2006, 4:13pm

CHARLESTON – A Verizon employee has sued the company in connection with him being suspended from his job last year.

Kanawha woman sues drivers, car dealer in accident suit

Chris Dickerson Jan. 24, 2006, 3:54pm

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County woman has filed a lawsuit against the two drivers in an automobile accident in which she was a passenger as well as one of the drivers' employer.

Couple blames mall, store and landscaper for slip on ice

Chris Dickerson Jan. 24, 2006, 6:44am

CHARLESTON – A couple blames the owners of the St. Albans Mall, the Radio Shack at the shopping center and the company hired to clean the parking lot for the wife's slip and fall on the parking lot.

Legal loyalties obvious for annual WVU-MU battle

Chris Dickerson Jan. 23, 2006, 1:00am

Cory Dennison CHARLESTON – Cory Dennison played football for Marshall University, and he's now a third-year law student at West Virginia University. But when it comes to picking sides in Wednesday's annual Toyota Capital Classic basketball game, he isn't torn. He bleeds green and white.

Enabling lawyer advertising

The West Virginia Record Jan. 20, 2006, 8:21am

Senate Majority Leader Truman Chafin, D-Mingo, says lawyer advertising in West Virginia is "shameful" and a "fraud."

Monongalia County sisters say company duped them

Audrey Holsclaw Jan. 20, 2006, 1:00am

MORGANTOWN -- Monongalia County sisters claim that they were given false references and paid a $10,000 deposit on an addition that never got built.

Family sues city of Granville for police brutality

Audrey Holsclaw Jan. 20, 2006, 1:00am

MORGANTOWN -- A Monongalia County family claims that a police officer took them to jail without a warrant or probable cause.

No new reports of Sago soliciting

Chris Dickerson Jan. 20, 2006, 1:00am

One thousand white balloons are released following the Jan. 15 service at Wesley Chapel on the campus of West Virginia Wesleyan College where a memorial service was held to honor the men who died in the Sago mine disaster. CHARLESTON – One Pennsylvania lawyer placed an ad in the Buckhannon newspaper looking for business in the wake of the Sago Mine disaster.

This just in: Monongalia County

The West Virginia Record Jan. 20, 2006, 12:59am

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This just in: Kanawha County

The West Virginia Record Jan. 20, 2006, 12:59am

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State Supreme Court calendar for week of Jan. 23-27

The West Virginia Record Jan. 19, 2006, 3:14pm

State Supreme Court calendar for week of Jan. 23-27

Sago standalone

The West Virginia Record Jan. 19, 2006, 9:25am

West Virginia Wesleyan College grad student Chris Owens, 22, of Clarksburg, makes sure the banners he and his friends made are securely attached to Benedum Hall dorm which is clearly visible to those entering Wesley Chapel. Wesley Chapel was the site Jan. 15 of a memorial service to honor the men who died in the Sago mine disaster.