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Elijah Toler v. Edward Canterbury, III and Faircloth Roofing, Inc.
Charleston, West Virginia personal injury lawyer represented the Plaintiff who sued on auto negligence theories. Under West Virginia's comparative negligence laws, an injury victim who is 50% or less at fault for an accident can recover compensation for their injuries. Their total amount of damages will then be reduced by the percentage that they were to blame for the accident. ...
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( 03-04-2024 - WV)

Jame E. Pittman v. Triple T Express, Inc. et al.
Charleston, West Virginia personal injury truck wreck lawyers represented the Plaintiff who sued the Defendants on auto negligence theories. "West Virginia auto negligence law, like in most states, revolves around the concept of negligence - essentially, the failure to act with the reasonable care that a person in similar circumstances would exercise. In the context of car accidents, it r...
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( 12-18-2023 - WV)

United States of America v. Jonathon Dewayne Eads
Charleston, West Virginia criminal defense lawyer represented the Defendant charged with distribution of methamphetamine.. On October 7, 2022, Jonathon Dewayne Eads, 37, of Charleston, sold approximately 227 grams of methamphetamine for $1,500 to a confidential informant at a Garrison Avenue residence in Charleston. Eads and his co-defendant sold quantities of methamphetamine totaling ap...
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( 12-18-2023 - WV)

Rebecca Harry v. Timothy Wilcoxson and Schneider National Carriers, Inc.
Charleston, West Virginia personal injury truck wreck lawyers represented the Plaintiff who sued the Defendants on auto negligence theories. This case was filed in the Kanawha County Circuit Court, 22-C-66, and was removed to federal court by the Defendants. West Virginia Auto Negligence Law: Duty of Care: In West Virginia, drivers have a duty of care to operat...
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( 12-01-2023 - WV)

United States of America v. Jerry D. Elkins
Charleston, West Virginia criminal defense lawyer represented the Defendant charged withfraudulently obtaining $94,197.93 of federal abandoned mine land (AML) remediation sub-grant funds while employed by the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). Elkins also set up a shell limited liability company to receive a portion of the sub-grant award funds and created fraudulent invoi...
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( 12-01-2023 - WV)

United States of America v. Sean Patrick Boyd, Jr.
Charleston, West Virginia criminal defense lawyer represented the Defendant charged with defrauding the Paycheck Proteciton Program (PPP) of $20,832 in COVID-19 relief loans guaranteed by the Small Business Administration (SBA) under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act). on April 18, 2021, Boyd applied for a PPP loan on behalf of his purported business, “Se...
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( 11-22-2023 - WV)

David Lee Bumgarner v. Trooper Miller
Charleston, West Virginia personal injury lawyer represented the Plaintiff who sued the Defendants on civil rights violation theories. On June 10, 2021, David Lee Bumgarner was charged in a single count indictment as a Felon in Possession of a Firearm, in violation of 18 U.S.C §§ 922(g)(1) and 924(a)(2). He filed a motion to suppress evidence on September 22, 2021, and the Court he...
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( 10-24-2023 - WV)

United States of America v. Nicholas Bradford Confere
Charleston, West Virginia criminal defense lawyer represented the Defendant charged with drug distribution. ...
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( 10-24-2023 - WV)

United States of America v. James Gould
Charleston, West Virginia criminal defense lawyer represented the Defendant charged with being a prohibited person in possession of a firearm. On February 18, 2022, James Gould, age 48, of Ravenswood, West Virginia, possessed a Remington 11-87 12-gauge shotgun at his residence. Federal law prohibits a prohibited person from possessing a firearm or ammunition. Gould was prohibite...
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( 10-12-2023 - WV)

United States of America v. William Lawrence Bryant
Charleston, West Virginia criminal defense lawyer represented Defendant. age 33, of Fayetteville, West Virginia, charged with sexual exploitation of a minor and distribution of child pornography. On April 1, 2022, law enforcement officers executed a search warrant at William Lawrence Bryant’s residence and seized multiple digital media devices including computers, cell phones, and ext...
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( 08-22-2023 - WV)

United States of America v. Kevin Gerard Denson
Charleston, West Virginia criminal defense lawyer represented Defendant charged with felony transportation of a firearm. On June 30, 2022, Charleston law enforcement officers responded to a report of shots fired on Leon Sullivan Way in Charleston. Officers encountered Kevin Gerard Denson, age 36, exiting a vehicle in an alley near Jet Life Apparel. Officers found two firearms in the vehic...
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( 08-14-2023 - WV)

United States of America v. Jerry D. Elkins
Charleston, West Virginia criminal defense lawyer represented Defendant charged with raudulently obtaining $94,197.93 of federal abandoned mine land (AML) remediation sub-grant funds while employed by the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). From on or about April 2017 until on or about August 7, 2019, Jerry D. Elkins, age 54, of Daniville, West Virginia, assisted ...
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( 06-02-2023 - WV)

United States of America v. Taylor Womack
Charleston, West Virginia criminal defense lawyer represented Defendant charged with being a felon in possession of a firearm. On September 7, 2020, Taylor Womack, age 28, of Charleston, West Virginia, possessed a loaded FEG, Model PA-63, 9mm firearm in Amandaville. Federal law prohibits a person with a prior felony conviction from possessing a firearm or ammunition. Womack knew he wa...
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( 05-02-2023 - WV)

United States of America v. David Jones
Charleston, West Virginia criminal defense lawyer represented Defendant charged with witness tampering. David Jones, 51, the ormer West Virginia regional director of parole for the West Virginia Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation in Parkersburg, West Virginia, admitted that earlier this year, he deliberately withheld information and lied to state and federal investigators during t...
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( 04-28-2023 - WV)

Richard Whittaker, et al. v. West Virginia Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation, et al.
Charleston, West Virginia civil rights lawyers represented Plaintiffs who sued the Defendants on prison civil rights violation theories. This action arose out of the death of Mr. Kevin B. Whittaker (“Decedent”) while he was incarcerated in the Southern Regional Jail (“SRJ”) in Beckley, West Virginia. According to the Second Amended Complaint, the Decedent was incarcerated at SRJ ...
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( 04-26-2023 - WV)

James L. Breeden, Jr. v. Precision Shooting Equipment, Inc.
Charleston, West Virginia personal injury lawyers represented Plaintiff who sued Defendant on a product liability theory. West Virginia law recognizes the right of consumers to purchase and use products with the expectation that they are safe. Injured consumers can recover compensation from the manufacturer of an unreasonably dangerous product even without proving the company was neglige...
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( 04-04-2023 - WV)

United States of America v. Antonio Lamar Jeffries, et al.
Charleston, West Virginia criminal defense lawyers will be representing thirty individuals charged with drug trafficking. Federal Courthouse - Charleston, West Virginia ...
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( 03-22-2023 - WV)

Darlene Riggleman v. Administrator Bryan K. Lanham
Charleston, West Virginia civil rights lawyer represented Plaintiff claiming that he prisoner civil rights were violated by Defendant. Federal Courthouse - Charleston, West Virginia ...
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( 03-02-2023 - WV)

Deborah Salmons, et al. v. Erie Insurance Property & Casualty Company
Charleston, West Virginia insurance law lawyer represented Plaintiffs who sued Defendant on a bad faith breach of insurance contract theory claiming more than $75,000 in damages as a direct result. MoreLaw Legal News For Charleston ...
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( 01-13-2023 - WV)

United States of America v. Samuel Manriquez
Charleston, West Virginia criminal defense lawyer represented Defendant charged with possession with intent to distribute fentanyl. MoreLaw Legal News For Charleston On February 17, 2021, law enfo...
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( 01-12-2023 - WV)

United States of America v. Anthony Demetro
Charleston, West Virginia criminal defense lawyer represented Defendant charged with depriving a victim of fundamental right to bodily integrity. MoreLaw Legal News For Charleston Anthony Demet, age 44...
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( 01-06-2023 - WV)

Sarina Riffle v. Erie Insurance Property & Casualty Company, d/b/a Erie Insurance Company
Charleston, West Virginia insurance law lawyers represent Plaintiff, who sued Defendant on a bad faith breach of an insurance contract claiming to have been damaged in excess of $75,000 as a direct result of the breach. MoreLaw Legal News For Charleston ...
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( 12-22-2022 - WV)

United States of America v. Todd Jeffrey Ullum
Charleston, West Virginia criminal law lawyer represented Defendant charged with being a felon in possession of a firearm. MoreLaw Legal News For Charleston On September 15, 2021, a law enforcement officer encountere...
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( 12-07-2022 - WV)

Thomas Matheny v. E. I. Du Pont De Nemours and Company, et al.
Charleston, West Virginia personal injury lawyer represented Plaintiff, who sued Defendant on a negligence theory claiming to have suffered more than $75,000 in injuries and/or damages as a direct result of acts, errors and omissions by Defendant in the operation a chemical plant. ...
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( 11-07-2022 - WV)

Vanessa H. Taylor and Joseph A. Savage v. Alisher Mansurov, Sethmar Transportaton, Inc., et al.
Charleston, West Virginia personal injury truck wreck lawyers represented Plaintiffs, who sued Defendants on auto negligence theories claiming to have suffered more than $75,000 in damages and/or injuries as a direct result of a motor vehicle accident caused by Defendants' employee as a result of the failure of the driver to exercise due care. In the typical personal injury case, a plaint...
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( 11-03-2022 - WV)

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