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Feds Uphold Conviction In Mine Explosion Case

AP | VICKI SMITH | Posted 02.13.2013 | Green

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- A federal appeals court on Friday upheld the conviction of an ex-security chief who lied to investigators and ordered a subordina...

Convicted Former Mine Boss Demands New Trial

AP | VICKI SMITH | Posted 07.22.2012 | Green

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — A former security chief convicted of lying to investigators after the 2010 explosion that killed 29 men at the Upper Big Br...

Feds Want 'Maximum Possible Sentence' For WV Mine Security Chief

AP | Posted 04.16.2012 | Green

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Prosecutors want to make an example of a former security chief at West Virginia's Upper Big Branch mine who was convicted o...