West Virginia Judiciary

Supreme Court of Appeals Argument Docket

Wednesday, May 16, 2018


Admissions - Group 1 - 10:00 a.m.


Admissions - Group 2 - 10:30 a.m.


Rule 20 argument


WV Investment Management Board and WV Consolidated Public Retirement Board v. The Variable Annuity Life Insurance Company, No. 17-0486 - Petitioners, the West Virginia Investment Management Board and the West Virginia Consolidated Public Retirement Board filed breach of contract and damages claims against respondent below, The Variable Annuity Life Insurance Company(“VALIC”). Petitioners argued VALIC should have paid out $248,345,458 from a 2008 annuity contract in a single lump sum, rather than paying that amount in five equal installments from 2009 to 2013.

Rule 19 argument


Eric Burke v. Wetzel County Commission and Scott Lemley, 17-0485 - Petitioner appeals the order of the Circuit Court of Wetzel County, entered on May 1, 2017, granting respondents’ motion to dismiss his claims related to the termination of his employment by the Wetzel County Assessor.

Keith Lowe v. Ralph Terry, Acting Warden, Nos. 18-0001 - Rule to show cause in contempt against Kenneth Starcher, Esq., counsel for the petitioner.