West Virginia Judiciary

Supreme Court of Appeals Argument Docket

Tuesday, September 18, 2012


Marshall University


Rule 20 argument - 10:00 a.m.


Ron Durham and Rhonda Durham v. Freddie Chris Jenkins and Elisha Chastity Jenkins, No. 11-0745 - Petitioners appeal the circuit court's order requiring their dog be euthanized.

State of West Virginia v. Lisa Marie Davis, No. 11-0587 - Petitioner appeals the circuit court's order affirming her magistrate court conviction of obstructing an officer.Continued

Rule 19 argument


Jonathan Ray Marcus v. Lori Ann Staubs, No. 11-0994 - Petitioner Jonathon Ray Marcus, appeals an adverse summary judgment order in a negligence case. The circuit court found that petitioner participated in providing alcohol to the two minor daughters of Respondent Lori Ann Staubs, and that petitioner's actions were the proximate cause of the death of one of the daughters and the serious injury of the other daughter.

State of West Virginia v. Julia Surbaugh, No. 11-0561 - Petitioner Julia Surbaugh appeals her May 20, 2010, conviction for first degree murder without a recommendation of mercy.