West Virginia Judiciary

Supreme Court of Appeals Argument Docket

Tuesday, Febuary 27, 2018 - Supreme Court Chamber

Rule 20 argument - 10:00 a.m.

Damon Greenfield v. PNGI Charles Town Gaming, LLC , No. 17-0321 - Petitioner appeals the February 23, 2017, order that affirmed the Unemployment Compensation Board of Review’s [BOR’s] order that found petitioner committed gross misconduct due to (1) his absences from work, and (2) his arrest for the possession of child pornography. Due to this gross misconduct, the BOR found petitioner was ineligible for unemployment compensation benefits. WITHDRAWN.

Holly McIntire v. Kellie Dawn Hope, et al., No. 17-0426 - Petitioner appeals the order of the Circuit Court of Harrison County, entered on January 25, 2017, denying petitioner’s request for compensation for her role as personal representative in a wrongful death action. Respondents are beneficiaries of the decedent’s estate who objected to petitioner’s request. WITHDRAWN.

Rule 19 argument

State of West Virginia v. Amber Lee Richardson, 16-1064 - Petitioner appeals her jury conviction and life sentence, without mercy, for the felony offenses of accessory to murder, and conspiracy to commit murder. Petitioner argues that the circuit court erred in refusing to grant a continuance of trial; failing to grant relief for a discovery order violation; admitting gruesome photographs of the victim; refusing to instruct the jury as to lesser included offenses; and cumulative error.