Rule 20 argument
SER Darrell V. McGraw, Jr., Attorney General v. Hon. Charles E. King, Jr., Judge, et al., No. 11-1644 - The Court will hear arguments in the original jurisdiction Petition for Writ of Prohibition.
Rule 19 argument
State of West Virginia v. Jason Gillispie, No. 11-0478 - Petitioner appeals the circuit court's order denying his motion for a new trial, arguing that the circuit court erred at trial in allowing introduction of evidence of a test pool stick that was not shown to be the same or similar to the actual stick used in the commission of the offense, and further that it was error to refuse his motion for a new trial based on juror misconduct.
Mary and Thomas McPherson v. Betty Sue Bolen, Administrator of the Estate of Larry Bolen, Sr., No. 11-0287 - Petitioner appeals the circuit court's order denying their motion to set aside the verdict and grant a new trial, arguing that the circuit court committed reversible error by allowing the respondent to use medical records to argue that Petitioner had pre-existing conditions from old injuries and refusing to allow the petitioners to call the respondent as a witness.
State of West Virginia v. Samuel D. Scarbro, Jr., No. 11-0090 - Petitioner appeals circuit court order sentencing him to two years in prison.
State of West Virginia v. Tyrone R. Crouch, No. 11-0394 - Petitioner appeals his conviction of voluntary manslaughter, asserting that the circuit court improperly instructed the jury as to the elements of the lesser included offense of involuntary manslaughter.
SER Affiliated Construction Trades Foundation v. Hon. James C. Stucky, Judge, et al. , No. 11-1690 - The Court will hear arguments in the original jurisdiction Petition for Writ of Prohibition.