184 ABA Journal West Virginia articles.
West Virginia lawmakers are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review a decision blocking the impeachment trial of the state’s chief justice.
The West Virginia House of Delegates filed the…
Jan 10, 2019 7:00 AM CST
Tumultuous Supreme Court races in Arkansas and West Virginia have ended with wins for the incumbents.
Nov 7, 2018 9:18 AM CST
The West Virginia Senate is objecting to an order of the state’s top court blocking a justice’s impeachment trial on constitutional grounds.
Oct 12, 2018 9:44 AM CDT
West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals Justice Beth Walker will remain on the bench after state senators acquitted her 32-1 in an impeachment trial on Tuesday.
Walker was acquitted during…
Oct 4, 2018 12:47 PM CDT
A justice on West Virginia’s top court who resigned after being impeached has filed a federal lawsuit claiming the effort to remove her was motivated by dislike of her views…
Sep 28, 2018 11:10 AM CDT
Aug 24, 2018 9:07 AM CDT
Aug 15, 2018 7:50 AM CDTvoted to impeach the four remaining justices on the state’s top court, including one who was suspended following his federal indictment in June.
Aug 14, 2018 8:15 AM CDT
Four justices remaining on West Virginia’s Supreme Court of Appeals are accused of “unnecessary and lavish” spending in 14 draft articles of impeachment approved Tuesday by the state’s House Judiciary…
Aug 8, 2018 10:11 AM CDT
The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals will have only three justices available to hear cases after one was suspended following an indictment and another announced his retirement in…
Jul 13, 2018 12:00 PM CDT
Jun 21, 2018 4:25 PM CDT
Updated: Nine more nominees for federal judgeships were announced Tuesday by the White House.
The newest wave of nominees are:
• Mark Bennett, former attorney general of Hawaii, to…
Feb 13, 2018 4:00 PM CST
The Justice Department has created an internal team led by a former state prosecutor to monitor the accuracy of forensic testimony in criminal cases over an outside advisory group of…
Aug 9, 2017 12:21 PM CDT
A federal judge in West Virginia has refused to accept a plea deal in a drug case in hopes a trial will reveal “the dark details of drug distribution and…
Jul 6, 2017 10:23 AM CDT
A West Virginia lawyer accused of billing the state for work never performed didn’t show up for his arraignment last summer, but he is following an assistant prosecutor on Twitter.…
May 15, 2017 11:51 AM CDT