A request to transfer an inmate from one regional jail to another on Friday turned into a debate about the constitutionality of the West Virginia Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation having sole authority to determine when and where inmates are transferred before they stand trial.

HUNTINGTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey joined a coalition of 44 attorneys general in reaching a $168 million settlement with a loan company linked to ITT Tech, a now-bankrupt, for-profit college, the Attorney General’s Office announced in a news release Friday.

HUNTINGTON — A man currently serving probation for battery after he was accused of an on-campus sexual assault of a then-fellow Marshall University student has been charged with several new counts after two additional alleged victims came forward.

The West Virginia Supreme Court last week ruled that a former Logan County high school student could pursue a lawsuit claiming the Logan County Board of Education was negligent in hiring and monitoring a teacher who now is in prison for sexually assaulting the student.

The West Virginia Coalition Against Domestic Violence is asking a federal judge to prevent Attorney General Patrick Morrisey from enforcing a law that requires private businesses to allow employees and visitors to have guns in their vehicles parked on those businesses’ property.

Funerals for Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Berdine, Robert - 2 p.m., Stump Funeral Home & Cremation Inc., Arnoldsburg.

Bonsall, Buddy - 11 a.m., Good Shepherd Mortuary, South Charleston.

Holstein, Gary - 2 p.m., Handley Funeral Home, Danville.

Keener, John - 8 p.m., Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway.

Miller, Edward - 1 p.m., Taylor-Vandale Funeral Home, Spencer.

Wright, Virginia - 11 a.m., Nitro Church of God, Nitro.