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The Week of April 20,2020

The judicial emergency remains in effect. The Supreme Court has cases scheduled for argument on Tuesday, April 21 and Wednesday, April 22. The Court has opted to continue most of those cases. However, it will be using remote technology to...
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The Week of April 13, 2020

The Supreme Court will be hearing arguments on April 14th & 15th via remote technology in time-sensitive cases involving criminal issues and abuse and neglect issues. Arguments in these cases will still be available to the public via the livestream...
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The Week Of April 6, 2020

The Supreme Court has extended the judicial emergency that was declared for all 55 of West Virginia's counties. Under the new order, all deadlines (including statutes of limitation) through and including May 1, 2020 are stayed. Courts will continue to...
Opinion Analysis

Lunsford v. Shy

Is a recovery of compensatory damages necessary before punitive damages can be recovered? Not in a §1983 case, says the Supreme Court.
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The Week of March 30, 2020

The judicial emergency remains in effect through April 10, 2020. There are no oral arguments set until the week of April 14. In the meantime, the Supreme Court will continue considering cases that already have been submitted.
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Effective March 22, the Supreme Court has declared a judicial emergency in all 55 counties to limit person-to-person contact during the COVID-19 outbreak. Except for emergency proceedings, judges throughout the state will not be conducting any judicial business from Monday,...



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