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Supreme Court candidate to file legal challenge to Jenkins, Armstead appointments

By Chris Dickerson | Sep 6, 2018

CHARLESTON – A Charleston attorney who is seeking a seat on the state Supreme Court is ready to mount a legal challenge to Gov. Jim Justice’s temporary appointments to the court.

Attorneys seek to limit 'self-serving' statements by Loughry

By Kyla Asbury | Sep 4, 2018

CHARLESTON — Two assistant U.S. attorneys filed a motion in limine in suspended Supreme Court Justice Allen Loughry's criminal case.

Neither Ketchum nor Davis have yet applied for retirement benefits with the state

By Chris Dickerson | Aug 31, 2018

CHARLESTON – Neither of the two recently retired state Supreme Court justices have applied for retirement benefits.

Despite retirement, Davis receives summons for Senate impeachment trials

By Chris Dickerson | Aug 30, 2018

CHARLESTON – Former state Supreme Court Justice Robin Jean Davis has been served a summons for the upcoming impeachment trial before the state Senate.

Putnam County attorney running for state Supreme Court

By Kyla Asbury | Aug 30, 2018

CHARLESTON — A Putnam County attorney has added his name to the list of candidates vying for a seat on the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals.

Supreme Court denies Blankenship's attempt to be on November ballot

By Kyla Asbury | Aug 29, 2018

CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals issued an order today denying Don Blankenship's attempt to continue on the ballot in November as a member of the Constitution Party.

Supreme Court hears Blankenship's case to be on U.S. Senate election ballot

By Chris Dickerson | Aug 29, 2018

CHARLESTON – Don Blankenship took his fight to appear as a candidate for U.S. Senate on the November ballot to the state Supreme Court.

Democrats deride governor's Supreme Court appointments; GOP praises them

By Chris Dickerson | Aug 27, 2018

CHARLES​​​​​TON – Democratic House of Delegates members are critical of Gov. Jim Justice's appointment of two conservatives to temporary seats on the state Supreme Court.

Jenkins, Armstead appointed to temporary seats on state Supreme Court

By Chris Dickerson | Aug 25, 2018

Gov. Justice appoints two conservatives to hear cases until November elections

Armstead steps down from House to focus on Supreme Court bid

By Chris Dickerson | Aug 21, 2018

CHARLESTON – Speaker Tim Armstead has resigned from his House of Delegates seat to run for the state Supreme Court.

Senate approves proposed rules for Supreme Court impeachment trials

By Chris Dickerson | Aug 20, 2018

CHARLESTON – The state Senate has approved the proposed rules for the impeachment trials of three state Supreme Court justices.

Nine apply to temporarily fill Ketchum's Supreme Court seat

By Chris Dickerson | Aug 15, 2018

CHARLESTON – Nine people have applied to temporarily fill retired state Supreme Court Justice Menis Ketchum's seat.

Senate to meet Aug. 20 to establish rules for impeachment trials

By Chris Dickerson | Aug 15, 2018

CHARLESTON – State lawmakers still are talking about the impeachment of the entire state Supreme Court.

Grand jury tacks on two more charges to Loughry's federal indictment

By Chris Dickerson | Aug 15, 2018

CHARLESTON – Two more charges have been added to the federal indictment against suspended state Supreme Court Justice Allen Loughry.

Jenkins filing to run for Supreme Court

By Chris Dickerson | Aug 14, 2018

CHARLESTON – U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins is filing to run for a seat on the state Supreme Court.

Davis retires from state Supreme Court; Workman, Walker won't step down

By Chris Dickerson | Aug 14, 2018

CHARLESTON – Robin Jean Davis has retired from the West Virginia Supreme Court, while Chief Justice Margaret Workman and Justice Beth Walker say they won't step down.

Prim Law attorney announces run for Supreme Court

By Kyla Asbury | Aug 13, 2018

CHARLESTON — An attorney with Prim Law has filed to run for West Virginia Supreme Court justice.

House votes to impeach all current Justices

By Chris Dickerson | Aug 13, 2018

CHARLESTON – After more than 15 hours of debate, the House of Delegates has voted to impeach all four current state Supreme Court justices.

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