Courts in West Virginia
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West Virginia's Family Courts hear domestic relations and domestic violence cases, and its Municipal Courts hear DWI/DUI and traffic infraction cases. West Virginia's Magistrate's Courts hear a variety of civil cases, including those relating to torts, contracts, juvenile and misdemeanor charges, as well as traffic infractions. In West Virginia, Circuit Courts are trial courts that handle domestic relations, mental health, juvenile, torts, real property, and probate and estate matters, and also hear cases regarding felony charges and criminal appeals. Circuit Courts also serve as West Virginia's appeals court for civil appeals. The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals is the highest court in the state, and can hear all types of appeals cases. To find out more about West Virginia courts, visit the West Virginia Judiciary's website at http://www.courtswv.gov/. To get copies of West Virginia court documents, or find information about West Virginia court records, contact the court where the case took place, of the Clerk of Courts office in the county where the court is located. A directory of West Virginia courts and clerks can be found at http://www.courtswv.gov/public-resources/court-information-by-county.html.
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01, Feb 2015 - West Virginia beats Texas Tech
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — One game after Texas Tech set a Big 12 record for fewest points scored, West Virginia's full-court press gave the Red Raiders fits.
31, Jan 2015 - Former coal chief seeks more time to review TV reports
BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) – Lawyers for a former West Virginia coal executive charged a 2010 mine explosion that killed 29 men want more time to review television coverage.
31, Jan 2015 - No. 17 WVU forces 26 turnovers, topples Texas Tech
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — One game after Texas Tech set a Big 12 record for fewest points scored, West Virginia’s full-court press gave the Red Raiders ...
31, Jan 2015 - No. 17 West Virginia beats Texas Tech 77-58
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — One game after Texas Tech set a Big 12 record for fewest points scored, West Virginia's full-court press gave the Red Raiders fits. Devin Williams scored 18 points and No. 17 West Virginia forced 26 turnovers in a 77-58 win over Texas Tech on Saturday. The Mountaineers (18-3, 6-2 Big 12) swept the season series with the Red Raiders and have exceeded their win total from last ...
31, Jan 2015 - Man accused of murder limping in return to NC
A Texas man suspected in a multi-state crime spree will be transferred from West Virginia to North Carolina Friday to face murder charges.
31, Jan 2015 - Bluefield, WV WV man found incompetent for trial in sheriff's death
HUNTINGTON, WV (AP) - A man has been found incompetent to stand trial in the fatal shooting of a West Virginia sheriff who later was implicated by federal prosecutors in a separate corruption scandal.
31, Jan 2015 - Don Blankenship's Lawyers Want Trial Moved out of Southern W.Va.
Lawyers for a former West Virginia coal executive charged in a 2010 mine explosion that killed 29 men want more time to review television coverage.
31, Jan 2015 - Father, son accused of killing Granville couple in multi-state crime spree
Investigators say a father and son went on a multi-state crime spree Thursday, driving a stolen SUV from Texas to North Carolina, where they killed a husband and wife in Granville County, set the couple's home on fire and stole their truck before shooting two police officers in West Virginia.
31, Jan 2015 - West Virginia-Texas Preview
Isaiah Taylor hasn't been up to par since returning for Texas. West Virginia has plenty of respect for Taylor, though believes its full-court pressure can add to his woes. The No. 16 Mountaineers force more turnovers than anyone in the nation and look to harass Taylor on the road Saturday and hand his 20th-ranked Longhorns a third straight loss. Texas (12-4, 1-2 Big 12) began the season ranked ...
31, Jan 2015 - No. 17 WVU rolls past Texas Tech, 77-58
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — One game after Texas Tech set a Big 12 record for fewest points scored, West Virginia’s full-court press gave the Red Raiders ...
31, Jan 2015 - Kanawha, WV WV supreme court rejects man's claim he didn't intend to plead guilty to third offense drun
The state supreme court says Glen Tucker knew what he was doing when he accepted a plea deal for a drunk driving offense in Kanawha County, West Virginia.
31, Jan 2015 - Sex Offender Falls Through Ceiling During Search
WEIRTON, W.V. - A Clearfield County sex offender wanted for failure to register his address is captured in West Virginia. Henry Cutler, 24, was arrested during a search at a home in Weirton. US Marshals say they heard noise coming from the attic. Suddenly, while they were going up the stairs, the suspected Megan's Law violator fell through the ceiling. Clearfield County District Attorney William ...
31, Jan 2015 - No. 14 West Virginia upends Texas Tech 78-67
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) -- West Virginia's full-court press against Texas Tech wasn't as effective as Mountaineers coach Bob Huggins would have liked.
31, Jan 2015 - Father, son accused of killing Granville couple in cross-country crime spree
Investigators say a father and son went on a cross-country crime spree this week, driving a stolen SUV from Texas to North Carolina, where they killed a husband and wife in Granville County, set the couple's home on fire and stole their truck before shooting two police officers in West Virginia.
30, Jan 2015 - Trial in former W.Va. coal CEO's case delayed until April
BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) — A judge has delayed the trial of a former West Virginia coal baron facing criminal charges in connection with a 2010 mine explosion that killed 29 men.
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