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The Marietta Times
Conviction stripped in drug use case where newborn baby diedCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Supreme Court is overturning the chi
Conviction stripped in drug use case where newborn baby died
The Marietta Times / Posted 4 hours ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Supreme Court is overturning the child neglect death conviction of a woman whose newborn died after she abused drugs while pregnant. Friday's 3-2 decision says Stephanie Elaine Louk must be acquitted of the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Conviction stripped in drug use case where newborn baby diedCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Supreme Court is overturning the chi
Conviction stripped in drug use case where newborn baby died
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 5 hours ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Supreme Court is overturning the child neglect death conviction of a woman whose newborn died after she abused drugs while pregnant. Friday's 3-2 decision says Stephanie Elaine Louk must be acquitted of the... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Conviction stripped in drug use case where newborn baby diedCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Supreme Court is overturning the chi
Conviction stripped in drug use case where newborn baby died
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 5 hours ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Supreme Court is overturning the child neglect death conviction of a woman whose newborn died after she abused drugs while pregnant. Friday's 3-2 decision says Stephanie Elaine Louk must be acquitted of the... Read more
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The Washington Times
Virginia AG opposes GOP push to expedite voting lawsuitRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Democratic Attorney General Mark Herring is urging the Vir
Virginia AG opposes GOP push to expedite voting lawsuit
The Washington Times / Posted 10 hours ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Democratic Attorney General Mark Herring is urging the Virginia Supreme Court not to expedite a lawsuit brought by Republican lawmakers over felons’ voting rights. GOP leaders have asked the court to reverse an executive order... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Virginia AG opposes GOP push to expedite voting lawsuitRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Democratic Attorney General Mark Herring is urging the Vir
Virginia AG opposes GOP push to expedite voting lawsuit
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 12 hours ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Democratic Attorney General Mark Herring is urging the Virginia Supreme Court not to expedite a lawsuit brought by Republican lawmakers over felons' voting rights. GOP leaders have asked the court to reverse an executive order... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Virginia AG opposes GOP push to expedite voting lawsuitRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Democratic Attorney General Mark Herring is urging the Vir
Virginia AG opposes GOP push to expedite voting lawsuit
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 12 hours ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Democratic Attorney General Mark Herring is urging the Virginia Supreme Court not to expedite a lawsuit brought by Republican lawmakers over felons' voting rights. GOP leaders have asked the court to reverse an executive order... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Conviction stripped in drug use case where newborn baby diedCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - The West Virginia Supreme Court is overturning the chi
Conviction stripped in drug use case where newborn baby died
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 12 hours ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - The West Virginia Supreme Court is overturning the child neglect death conviction of a woman whose newborn died after she abused drugs while pregnant. Friday's 3-2 decision says Stephanie Elaine Louk must be acquitted of the... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV Supreme Court vacates meth-taking mom-to-be's child neglect conviction, sentenceThe West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has vacated the felony child neglect
WV Supreme Court vacates meth-taking mom-to-be's child neglect conviction, sentence
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has vacated the felony child neglect conviction of a Nicholas County mother-to-be whose baby was delivered by emergency cesarean section hours after she injected methamphetamine in June 2013. The baby,... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Federal inmate at USP Hazelton in Bruceton Mills, WV, admits assaulting another prisoneropioid trafficking in the Mountain State. WVSC adopts Uniform Bar ExaminationW
Federal inmate at USP Hazelton in Bruceton Mills, WV, admits assaulting another prisoner
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 15 hours ago
opioid trafficking in the Mountain State. WVSC adopts Uniform Bar ExaminationWVSC adopts Uniform Bar Examination The West Virginia Supreme Court has adopted the recommendation of the West Virginia Board of Law Examiners to adopt the uniform bar... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Two headed to federal prison for dealing oxycodone in southern West Virginiaopioid trafficking in the Mountain State. WVSC adopts Uniform Bar ExaminationW
Two headed to federal prison for dealing oxycodone in southern West Virginia
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 16 hours ago
opioid trafficking in the Mountain State. WVSC adopts Uniform Bar ExaminationWVSC adopts Uniform Bar Examination The West Virginia Supreme Court has adopted the recommendation of the West Virginia Board of Law Examiners to adopt the uniform bar... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Detroit man who hid heroin in a spare tire admits to trafficking chargeopioid trafficking in the Mountain State. WVSC adopts Uniform Bar ExaminationW
Detroit man who hid heroin in a spare tire admits to trafficking charge
The Charleston State Journal / Posted yesterday
opioid trafficking in the Mountain State. WVSC adopts Uniform Bar ExaminationWVSC adopts Uniform Bar Examination The West Virginia Supreme Court has adopted the recommendation of the West Virginia Board of Law Examiners to adopt the uniform bar... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Confederate flag appeal argued in Virginia Supreme CourtRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The Heritage Preservation Association has argued its appea
Confederate flag appeal argued in Virginia Supreme Court
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 2 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The Heritage Preservation Association has argued its appeal against the city of Danville in the Virginia Supreme Court, hoping to convince the court to agree to hear the case involving the Confederate flag. The Danville Register... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Nearly 5,000 felons register to vote so far in Virginiaadministration estimates this population to include about 206,000 people. Repu
Nearly 5,000 felons register to vote so far in Virginia
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 3 days ago
administration estimates this population to include about 206,000 people. Republican leaders filed a lawsuit in the Virginia Supreme Court on Monday in an effort to reverse McAuliffe's order. They say argue the governor's order is... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Virginia republicans file lawsuit to stop Governor’s restoration of rights to ex-felonsRICHMOND, Va. -- A group of Virginia republicans have asked the Virginia Suprem
Virginia republicans file lawsuit to stop Governor’s restoration of rights to ex-felons
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 4 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. -- A group of Virginia republicans have asked the Virginia Supreme Court to stop what it called governor Terry McAuliffe's unconstitutional restoration of voting rights to more than 200,000 former felons. The leaders of the House of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Virginia GOP files lawsuit to block felons from votingthe voting rights of thousands of convicts who have completed their sentences.
Virginia GOP files lawsuit to block felons from voting
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
the voting rights of thousands of convicts who have completed their sentences. In a lawsuit GOP leaders filed in the Virginia Supreme Court, they say McAuliffe violated the separation of powers by effectively suspending the state’s ban on... Read more
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Salon.com
Virginia GOP file lawsuit to block felons from votingthe voting rights of thousands of convicts who’ve completed their sentences. I
Virginia GOP file lawsuit to block felons from voting
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
the voting rights of thousands of convicts who’ve completed their sentences. In a lawsuit GOP leaders filed in the Virginia Supreme Court, they say McAuliffe violated the separation of powers by effectively suspending the state’s ban on... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Virginia GOP file lawsuit to block felons from votingcourt to block more than 200,000 convicted felons from voting in November. GOP
Virginia GOP file lawsuit to block felons from voting
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 4 days ago
court to block more than 200,000 convicted felons from voting in November. GOP leaders argue in a lawsuit filed in the Virginia Supreme Court on Monday that Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe's executive order violates the separation of powers by... Read more
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Raw Story
Virginia GOP sues governor over restoring voting rights to felonsrestoring voting rights to 206,000 felons, a move that could affect the Novembe
Virginia GOP sues governor over restoring voting rights to felons
Raw Story / Posted 4 days ago
restoring voting rights to 206,000 felons, a move that could affect the November presidential election. The lawsuit in the Virginia Supreme Court asked justices to require the voting registrars not to sign up felons based on McAuliffe’s April 22... Read more
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Reuters
Virginia GOP sues governor over restoring voting rights to felonsrestoring voting rights to 206,000 felons, a move that could affect the Novembe
Virginia GOP sues governor over restoring voting rights to felons
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
restoring voting rights to 206,000 felons, a move that could affect the November presidential election. The lawsuit in the Virginia Supreme Court asked justices to require the voting registrars not to sign up felons based on McAuliffe’s April 22... Read more
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Newsmax
Virginia GOP Filing Lawsuit to Block Felons From Votingthe voting rights of thousands of convicts who've completed their sentences. I
Virginia GOP Filing Lawsuit to Block Felons From Voting
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
the voting rights of thousands of convicts who've completed their sentences. In a lawsuit GOP leaders are filing in the Virginia Supreme Court, they say McAuliffe violated the separation of powers by effectively suspending the state's ban on... Read more
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The Washington Times
Virginia GOP filing lawsuit to block felons from votingof convicts who’ve served their sentences an unconstitutional abuse of power.
Virginia GOP filing lawsuit to block felons from voting
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
of convicts who’ve served their sentences an unconstitutional abuse of power. In a lawsuit GOP leaders are filing in the Virginia Supreme Court, they say McAuliffe violated the separation of powers by effectively suspending the state’s ban on... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Virginia GOP filing lawsuit to block felons from votingmore than 200,000 convicted felons from voting in November. GOP leaders argue
Virginia GOP filing lawsuit to block felons from voting
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 4 days ago
more than 200,000 convicted felons from voting in November. GOP leaders argue in a lawsuit that they are filing in the Virginia Supreme Court on Monday that Gov. Terry McAuliffe's executive order violates the separation of powers by effectively... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Virginia GOP Filing Lawsuit to Block Felons From Votingmore than 200,000 convicted felons from voting in November. GOP leaders argue
Virginia GOP Filing Lawsuit to Block Felons From Voting
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 4 days ago
more than 200,000 convicted felons from voting in November. GOP leaders argue in a lawsuit that they are filing in the Virginia Supreme Court on Monday that Gov. Terry McAuliffe's executive order violates the separation of powers by effectively... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Republicans file suit challenging McAuliffe's order to restore voting rights to felonsexecutive order is overwhelming. A plain reading of the Constitution, 240 years
Republicans file suit challenging McAuliffe's order to restore voting rights to felons
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 4 days ago
executive order is overwhelming. A plain reading of the Constitution, 240 years of practice, and precedent-setting Virginia Supreme Court cases lead to the unambiguous conclusion that the Governor’s order is unconstitutional and cannot... Read more
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Williamson Daily News
This Week in West Virginia HistoryMargaret ‘‘Peggy’’ Workman was born in Charleston. In the election of November
This Week in West Virginia History
Williamson Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Margaret ‘‘Peggy’’ Workman was born in Charleston. In the election of November 1988, she became the first woman on the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals and the first woman to be elected to statewide office in West Virginia. May 23, 1862: In... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV Attorney General announces funding for prescription drug incineratorsHardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even
WV Attorney General announces funding for prescription drug incinerators
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Hardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even tougher test — convincing the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals to reverse a lower court decision holding them personally responsible for more than $1.1... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Third teen charged with making terroristic threats against Clay, WV students, staffHardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even
Third teen charged with making terroristic threats against Clay, WV students, staff
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Hardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even tougher test — convincing the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals to reverse a lower court decision holding them personally responsible for more than $1.1... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Federal jury convicts Maryland man of selling heroin that killed Berkeley County, WV, residentHardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even
Federal jury convicts Maryland man of selling heroin that killed Berkeley County, WV, resident
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Hardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even tougher test — convincing the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals to reverse a lower court decision holding them personally responsible for more than $1.1... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Alpha Natural Resources names highest bidder for natural gas assetsHardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even
Alpha Natural Resources names highest bidder for natural gas assets
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Hardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even tougher test — convincing the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals to reverse a lower court decision holding them personally responsible for more than $1.1... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Some West Virginia state parks seeking volunteer hostsHardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even
Some West Virginia state parks seeking volunteer hosts
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Hardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even tougher test — convincing the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals to reverse a lower court decision holding them personally responsible for more than $1.1... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Kate Moss pulls an Angelina Joliewas also joined by her half-sister Lottie Moss, 18, who wore a similar red hue.
Kate Moss pulls an Angelina Jolie
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
was also joined by her half-sister Lottie Moss, 18, who wore a similar red hue. Loving, a movie about an interracial couple who fight for the right to marry in a Virginia Supreme Court in 1958, stars Joel Edgerton, Ruth Negga and Michael S... Read more
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New Kerala
Kate Moss heats up red carpet at Cannes Film Festival - newkerala.com #64575number, the supermodel was more covered up in a high-necked, floor-length numbe
Kate Moss heats up red carpet at Cannes Film Festival - newkerala.com #64575
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
number, the supermodel was more covered up in a high-necked, floor-length number. 'Loving,' a movie about an interracial couple who fight for the right to marry in a Virginia Supreme Court in 1958, stars Joel Edgerton, Ruth Negga and Michael Shann... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV lawmakers want more than taxes on the table for state budget crisisHardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even
WV lawmakers want more than taxes on the table for state budget crisis
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Hardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even tougher test — convincing the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals to reverse a lower court decision holding them personally responsible for more than $1.1... Read more
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News.com.au
Kate Moss pulls an Angelina Jolie on the red carpetMoss, 18, who wore a similar red hue. Loving, a movie about an interracial cou
Kate Moss pulls an Angelina Jolie on the red carpet
News.com.au / Posted 11 days ago
Moss, 18, who wore a similar red hue. Loving, a movie about an interracial couple who fight for the right to marry in a Virginia Supreme Court in 1958, stars Joel Edgerton, Ruth Negga and Michael Shannon. Angelina Jolie arrives at the 84th... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Kate Moss pulls an Angelina Jolie on the red carpetwas also joined by her half-sister Lottie Moss, 18, who wore a similar red hue.
Kate Moss pulls an Angelina Jolie on the red carpet
Adelaide Now / Posted 11 days ago
was also joined by her half-sister Lottie Moss, 18, who wore a similar red hue. Loving, a movie about an interracial couple who fight for the right to marry in a Virginia Supreme Court in 1958, stars Joel Edgerton, Ruth Negga and Michael S... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Kate Moss pulls an Angelina Jolie on the red carpetwas also joined by her half-sister Lottie Moss, 18, who wore a similar red hue.
Kate Moss pulls an Angelina Jolie on the red carpet
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
was also joined by her half-sister Lottie Moss, 18, who wore a similar red hue. Loving, a movie about an interracial couple who fight for the right to marry in a Virginia Supreme Court in 1958, stars Joel Edgerton, Ruth Negga and Michael S... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Two teens charged with threatening classmates, staff at Clay County, WV middle schoolHardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even
Two teens charged with threatening classmates, staff at Clay County, WV middle school
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Hardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even tougher test — convincing the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals to reverse a lower court decision holding them personally responsible for more than $1.1... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Judge Bloom to speak at National Foster Care Month ceremony at WV CapitolHardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even
Judge Bloom to speak at National Foster Care Month ceremony at WV Capitol
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Hardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even tougher test — convincing the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals to reverse a lower court decision holding them personally responsible for more than $1.1... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Miner dies at Grafton, WV coal mineHardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even
Miner dies at Grafton, WV coal mine
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Hardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even tougher test — convincing the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals to reverse a lower court decision holding them personally responsible for more than $1.1... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
National Park Service opening environmental education centerHardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even
National Park Service opening environmental education center
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Hardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even tougher test — convincing the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals to reverse a lower court decision holding them personally responsible for more than $1.1... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
West Virginia to dole out environmental awardsHardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even
West Virginia to dole out environmental awards
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Hardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even tougher test — convincing the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals to reverse a lower court decision holding them personally responsible for more than $1.1... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Fairmont, WV man caught with cocaine sentenced to 60 months in federal prison, Clarksburg man gets 30 months for dealing heroinHardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even
Fairmont, WV man caught with cocaine sentenced to 60 months in federal prison, Clarksburg man gets 30 months for dealing heroin
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Hardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even tougher test — convincing the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals to reverse a lower court decision holding them personally responsible for more than $1.1... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Commissioners seek WV Supreme Court relief of $1.1 millionTwo Hardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an
Commissioners seek WV Supreme Court relief of $1.1 million
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Two Hardy County commissioners who survived an impeachment hearing now face an even tougher test — convincing the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals to reverse a lower court decision holding them personally responsible for more than $1.1 million... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Jim Justice speaks after Dem gov primary winbusinessman to join him in a series of debates across the state. 10 p.m. Beth
Jim Justice speaks after Dem gov primary win
The Marietta Times / Posted 14 days ago
businessman to join him in a series of debates across the state. 10 p.m. Beth Walker has won a seat on the West Virginia Supreme Court. The Morgantown attorney topped four opponents to win the 12-year job. The 51-year-old was helped by... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Jim Justice speaks after Dem gov primary winbusinessman to join him in a series of debates across the state. 10 p.m. Beth
Jim Justice speaks after Dem gov primary win
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
businessman to join him in a series of debates across the state. 10 p.m. Beth Walker has won a seat on the West Virginia Supreme Court. The Morgantown attorney topped four opponents to win the 12-year job. The 51-year-old was helped by... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Jim Justice speaks after Dem gov primary winbusinessman to join him in a series of debates across the state. 10 p.m. Beth
Jim Justice speaks after Dem gov primary win
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 14 days ago
businessman to join him in a series of debates across the state. 10 p.m. Beth Walker has won a seat on the West Virginia Supreme Court. The Morgantown attorney topped four opponents to win the 12-year job. The 51-year-old was helped by... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Massey CEO begins serving prison sentence in Taft, Californiasees partisan ads spikeNonpartisan West Virginia court race sees partisan ads s
Massey CEO begins serving prison sentence in Taft, California
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 14 days ago
sees partisan ads spikeNonpartisan West Virginia court race sees partisan ads spike CHLOE DAWSON/ The State Journal West Virginia Supreme Court candidates are running without political party labels for the first time, but the change hasn't slowed... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News Wegmans proposal not dead yetwas not amended does not preclude the council from considering the rezoning app
Newport News Wegmans proposal not dead yet
Daily Press / Posted 14 days ago
was not amended does not preclude the council from considering the rezoning application," Owens wrote in an email. "The Virginia Supreme Court has held that it is 'a matter within the [local governing body's]…discretion to decide whether to... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
One woman sentenced, two others plead guilty to dealing drugs in Southern West Virginiasees partisan ads spikeNonpartisan West Virginia court race sees partisan ads s
One woman sentenced, two others plead guilty to dealing drugs in Southern West Virginia
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 15 days ago
sees partisan ads spikeNonpartisan West Virginia court race sees partisan ads spike CHLOE DAWSON/ The State Journal West Virginia Supreme Court candidates are running without political party labels for the first time, but the change hasn't slowed... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Brownfields redevelopment planning update set for Huntington, WV residentswith a self-proclaimed conservative vision for the role of the court system, lo
Brownfields redevelopment planning update set for Huntington, WV residents
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 15 days ago
with a self-proclaimed conservative vision for the role of the court system, looks to be the newest member of the West Virginia Supreme Court. Beth Walker, a candidate with a self-proclaimed conservative vision for the role of the court... Read more
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