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Man sues convenience store after slipping, falling

By Chris Dickerson | Jan 5, 2006

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County man has sued a convenience store, claiming he slipped and fell at the store.

Raleigh County woman blames doctor for husband's death

By Chris Dickerson | Jan 5, 2006

Dr. Stephen Grubb CHARLESTON – A Raleigh County woman says a Charleston doctor is to blame for her husband's death.

Former Alito clerks optimistic about judge's chances

By Chris Dickerson | Jan 5, 2006

Samuel Alito CHARLESTON – Two former clerks of United States Supreme Court nominee Samuel Alito are optimistic their former boss will be confirmed.

Byrd had favorable meeting with Alito in November

By The West Virginia Record | Jan 5, 2006

Sen. Robert C. Byrd U.S. Senator Robert C. Byrd, D-W.Va., says Supreme Court nominee Judge Samuel Alito respects the right of Americans to express their religious beliefs in public places.

PI attorney predicts dangerous times ahead as coal industry grows

By Steve Korris | Jan 5, 2006

MADISON – Rapid expansion of coal mining could reverse West Virginia's record of progress in safety, according to attorney Tim Conaway of Madison.

ICG sells millions of shares, moving to Putnam County

By Steve Korris | Jan 5, 2006

ASHLAND, Ky. – International Coal Group, owners of the mine that exploded at Tallmansville, recently sold 21 million shares in a public offering at $11 per share, according to a Dec. 12 press release on the company's website.

Inmate sues for leg broken while working on labor crew

By Chris Dickerson | Jan 4, 2006

CHARLESTON – An inmate at the Huntington Work Release Center has sued the state Division of Highways after a tree-cutting incident that left him with a broken leg.

Kanawha County man says he was discriminated against by Adjutant General

By Chris Dickerson | Jan 4, 2006

West Virginia Adjutant General Allen E. Tackett CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County man claims he was discriminated against by West Virginia's Adjutant General because he is being treated for depression and anxiety.

Couple sues manufacturer, store over model airplane mishap

By Drew Smith | Jan 4, 2006

HUNTINGTON - A Cabell County couple has sued a model airplane manufacturer and a hobby store over an incident involving a design defect.

Cabell woman says friend was injured in school bus accident

By Drew Smith | Jan 4, 2006

HUNTINGTON -- A Cabell County woman claims her friend was injured when a car struck the school bus she was riding.

Hurricane woman sues after being struck by vehicle

By Chris Dickerson | Jan 4, 2006

WINFIELD – A Hurricane woman is suing another city resident for injuries she sustained when she was hit by a vehicle while walking along a road.

Putnam couple sues N.C. company for auto accident

By Chris Dickerson | Jan 4, 2006

WINFIELD – A Putnam County couple has sued a North Carolina company and one of its employees for a 2004 automobile accident near Teays Valley.

Cedar Grove couple claims Taurus was a lemon

By Chris Dickerson | Jan 3, 2006

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County couple claims a Taurus they purchased at Turnpike Ford in Marmet is a lemon.

Insurance agent claims Nationwide failed to meet promises

By Chris Dickerson | Jan 3, 2006

CHARLESTON – A Charleston insurance agent has filed a civil lawsuit against Nationwide, claiming the insurance company and its representatives didn't fulfill promises made to him when he joined the company.

Woman claims she was injured by defective file chest

By Chris Dickerson | Jan 2, 2006

This is the Richmond Low file chest sold by the Bombay Company. CHARLESTON -- A Kanawha County woman has filed a lawsuit against Bombay Company for injuries she said she sustained because of a defective file chest.

Company says City of South Charleston is trespassing

By Chris Dickerson | Jan 2, 2006

CHARLESTON – A holding company has sued the City of South Charleston, claiming the city has failed to vacate property it obtained earlier this year.

WVU agrees to pay for asbestos testing for employees

By Chris Dickerson | Jan 2, 2006

CHARLESTON – West Virginia University has agreed to pay for up to 20 years of medical testing for current and former employees who say they inhaled asbestos at the Morgantown campus.

Man says he bought a lemon at Wetzel County dealership

By Chris Dickerson | Jan 2, 2006

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County man claims a vehicle he bought in February is a lemon and wants out of the contract.

Mother unsuccessfully fights SSAC over son's suspension

By Chris Dickerson | Jan 2, 2006

WINFIELD – The mother of a Hurricane High School basketball player was unsuccessful in her attempt to obtain a temporary restraining order against the state Secondary School Activities Commission which forced her son to sit out the first two games of the season.

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