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Texas inmate gets 41 percent of W.Va. vote against Obama

Chris Dickerson May 9, 2012, 9:18am

Judd CHARLESTON, W.Va. � A man who sits in a federal prison in Texarkana, Texas, was picked by 41 percent of West Virginia Democrats in Tuesday's presidential primary.

West Virginia lawsuit helped spur crib recall

Chris Dickerson Nov. 25, 2009, 3:00am

Drop-side crib CHARLESTON, W. Va. � A death of a Fayette County, W.Va., infant helped trigger this week's recall of more than two million cribs, according to a West Virginia attorney.

Alleged asbestos fraud scheme started years ago

Chris Dickerson Jul. 27, 2009, 7:39am

Peirce CHARLESTON, W.Va. - A Pittsburgh-based law firm and a West Virginia physician were part of an intricate web of deceit that reached as far as Texas and led to big money for all, say their accusers in a civil fraud lawsuit.

Harron, others named in Miss. suit over asbestos scheme

Chris Dickerson Feb. 13, 2009, 4:40pm

Ray Harron LEXINGTON, Miss. -- An embattled West Virginia radiologist, his son and others have been sued in Mississippi on racketeering and other charges related to an alleged scheme involving asbestos screenings for lawsuits across the nation.

Texas included in CSX search for missing doctor

Chris Dickerson Nov. 7, 2007, 5:12am

Dr. Ray Harron WHEELING, W.Va. - A saga that already involves a made-up doctor now includes a missing physician who names Texas as one of his many places of residence.

W.Va. doctor at center of asbestosis, silicosis fracas gives up Texas license

Chris Dickerson Apr. 20, 2007, 3:00pm

Harron CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- A West Virginia physician accused of making thousands of silicosis diagnoses for personal injury attorneys has surrendered his Texas medical license.