West Virginia Judiciary

Opinions of the Supreme Court of Appeals - Fall 2001 Term

Fall 2001 Term Opinion List

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September 2001 Term of Court Opinions
Date Filed Case No. Case Name
12/07/2001 29958 State ex rel. Sutton v. Mazzone, Judge
12/10/2001 29841 Farmers and Mechanics Mutual v. Cook
11/29/2001 29838 Mercer Co. Board of Education v. Townsend
11/30/2001 29837 State ex rel. Keenan v. Hatcher, Jr., Judge
12/10/2001 29837.Con State ex rel. Keenan v. Hatcher, Jr., Judge (Concurring opinion by Davis, J.)
11/28/2001 29836 State ex rel. Day v. Silver, Judge
11/28/2001 29775 State ex rel. DHHR, Child Support v. Baker
11/28/2001 29773 Story v. Worden, et al.
12/12/2001 29772 Scott v. Stewart, State Superintendent of Schools
12/12/2001 29772.Dis Scott v. Stewart, State Superintendent of Schools (Dissenting opinion by Davis, J.)
11/09/2001 29770 SER Charles Town Gen. Hosp. v. Sanders, et al.
12/07/2001 29762 Stover v. Milam
10/05/2001 29706 State ex rel. Jeanne U. v. Canady, Jr., Judge
10/10/2001 29704 State ex rel. Gill v. Hill, Judge
12/07/2001 29701 In Re: Brandon Lee B.
12/12/2001 29701.Con In Re: Brandon Lee B. (Concurring opinion by Albright, J.)
11/28/2001 29700 State of West Virginia v. Euman
01/11/2002 29700.Con State of West Virginia v. Euman (Concurring opinion by McGraw, C. J.)
12/04/2001 29699 McCoy v. CAMC, Inc., et al.
11/14/2001 29698 M-B Limited Partnership v. Longacre, Jr. et al.
12/07/2001 29697 In Re: Sorsby v. WFS Financial, Inc., etc.
01/14/2002 29697.Dis In Re: Sorsby v. WFS Financial, Inc., etc. (Dissenting opinion by McGraw, C. J.)
12/12/2001 29696 Wolfe v. Welton, Jr.
12/12/2001 29696.Con Wolfe v. Welton, Jr. (Concurring opinion by Davis, J.)
11/14/2001 29695 Miller v. Monongalia County Board of Education
12/12/2001 29695.Con Miller v. Monongalia County Board of Education (Concurring opinion by Starcher, J.)
11/28/2001 29694 Kizer v. Harper
11/30/2001 29694.Dis Kizer v. Harper (Dissenting opinion by Davis, J.)
11/30/2001 29691 Lamphere v. Consolidated Rail Corp., et al.
11/28/2001 29689 Kanawha Valley Radiologists v. One Valley Bank
11/29/2001 29688 Hager v. Hager
12/07/2001 29688.Dis Hager v. Hager (Dissenting opinion by Davis, J.)
12/07/2001 29687 State ex rel. DHHR, Child Support v. Wertman
11/28/2001 29683 State ex rel. DHHR, Child Support v. Wavey Glen G.
12/10/2001 29644 In Re: Kenna Homes Cooperative
11/28/2001 29642 State of West Virginia v. Evans
12/11/2001 29641 Bryan v. Big Two Mile Gas Co.
01/08/2002 29641.Dis Bryan v. Big Two Mile Gas Co. (Dissenting opinion by Maynard, J.)
11/28/2001 29640 Howerton v. Tri-State Salvage, Inc.
11/21/2001 29639 Feliciano v. McClung
12/04/2001 29639.Con Feliciano v. McClung (Concurring opinion by Maynard, J.)
11/30/2001 29637 Judy v. Grant County Health Dept., et al.
12/07/2001 29636 State of West Virginia v. Palmer
12/10/2001 29636.Dis State of West Virginia v. Palmer (Dissenting opinion by Davis, J.)
11/28/2001 29635 State of West Virginia v. Cavallaro
11/28/2001 29634 Feathers, D.P.M. v. WV Board of Medicine
11/30/2001 29633 State of West Virginia v. Chapman
11/30/2001 29564 Feliciano v. 7- Eleven Inc., A Corporation
12/11/2001 29564.Dis Feliciano v. 7- Eleven Inc., A Corporation (Dissenting opinion by Maynard, J.)
12/07/2001 29563 Hensler v. Cross, et al.
12/13/2001 29563.Con Hensler v. Cross, et al. (Concurring opinion by Starcher, J.)
12/12/2001 29562 State of West Virginia v. Gamble
12/12/2001 29339 Foster v. Sakhai, M.D.
12/12/2001 29339.Con Foster v. Sakhai, M.D. (Concurring, in part, and dissenting, in part opinion by Davis, J.)
11/29/2001 29337 Kelley v. Toyota, A Corporation, etc.
11/28/2001 29334 Carr et al. v. Michael Motors, Inc.
10/05/2001 29332 Howell v. City of Princeton
12/13/2001 29332.Con Howell v. City of Princeton (Concurring, in part, and dissenting, in part opinion by Starcher, J.)
10/26/2001 29331 Hickman v. Hickman
12/12/2001 29330 Affiliated Construction Trades v. University of WV
12/12/2001 29330.Con Affiliated Construction Trades v. University of WV (Concurring, in part, and dissenting, in part opinion by Maynard, J.)
12/11/2001 29328 Nestor, II, v. Bruce Hardwood Floors
12/12/2001 29328.Dis Nestor, II, v. Bruce Hardwood Floors (Dissenting opinion by Maynard, J.)
11/30/2001 29327 Willard et al., v. Whited
12/10/2001 29327.Dis Willard et al., v. Whited (Dissenting opinion by Albright, J.)
12/11/2001 29327.Con Willard et al., v. Whited (Concurring opinion by Albright, J.)
12/12/2001 29326 Pritt v. Republican National Committee, et al.
12/12/2001 29326.Con Pritt v. Republican National Committee, et al. (Concurring opinion by Albright, J.)
11/30/2001 29325 State of West Virginia v. Carey
12/12/2001 29325.Dis State of West Virginia v. Carey (Dissenting opinion by Albright, J.)
12/13/2001 29292 Slider v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance
10/30/2001 29291 Proudfoot v. Dan's Marine Service, Inc.
01/08/2002 29291.Con Proudfoot v. Dan's Marine Service, Inc. (Concurring opinion by Starcher, J.)
10/25/2001 29290 Walker v. Doe
11/01/2001 29290.Con Walker v. Doe (Concurring opinion by Starcher, J.)
01/11/2002 29290.Con Walker v. Doe (Concurring, in part, and dissenting, in part opinion by McGraw, C. J.)
12/07/2001 29289 Mountain Lodge v. Crum & Foster Indemnity
12/10/2001 29289.Dis Mountain Lodge v. Crum & Foster Indemnity (Dissenting opinion by Davis, J.)
11/27/2001 29286 Anderson v. King
10/25/2001 29285 State of West Virginia v. Gaskins
11/08/2001 29264 Dodson v. WCD/Brown & Root
12/11/2001 29264.Dis Dodson v. WCD/Brown & Root (Dissenting opinion by Maynard, J.)
12/13/2001 29264.Con Dodson v. WCD/Brown & Root (Concurring opinion by Starcher, J.)
10/05/2001 29180 Conner v. Pound, Conner, Lucas, Andreozzi, Inc.
12/12/2001 29179 Law, Jr. v. Monongahela Power Co.
12/12/2001 29179.Dis Law, Jr. v. Monongahela Power Co. (Dissenting opinion by Davis, J.)
10/29/2001 29178 Frantz, et al. v. Palmer, State Tax Commissioner
11/14/2001 29178.Dis Frantz, et al. v. Palmer, State Tax Commissioner
10/10/2001 29177 American Tower Corp. v. Common Council, etc.
12/13/2001 29177.Dis American Tower Corp. v. Common Council, etc. (Dissenting opinion by Starcher, J.)
01/11/2002 29177.Dis American Tower Corp. v. Common Council, etc. (Dissenting opinion by McGraw, C. J.)
11/09/2001 29163 Quintain Dev. Inc. v. Columbia Natural Res. Inc.
12/05/2001 29163.Dis Quintain Dev. Inc. v. Columbia Natural Res. Inc. (Dissenting opinion by Maynard, J.)
10/30/2001 29162 Messer v. Runion
12/11/2001 29161 Rowe v. Sisters of the Pallottine Missionary Society
12/12/2001 29161.Con Rowe v. Sisters of the Pallottine Missionary Society (Concurring opinion by Davis, J.)
12/18/2001 29161.Con Rowe v. Sisters of the Pallottine Missionary Society (Concurring opinion by McGraw, C. J.)
11/26/2001 29104 State of West Virginia v. Kearns
12/13/2001 29103 State ex rel. Callahan v. Santucci, Magistrate
11/09/2001 29101 SER DHHR, BCSE v. Sinclair, Sr.
11/14/2001 29101.Dis Sinclair v. Sinclair, Sr. (Dissenting opinion by Davis, J.)
12/03/2001 29100 White v. Barill, Sheriff of Monongalia County
11/28/2001 29096 Bowman v. Blevins, Sr.
10/31/2001 29066 Adkins v. West Virginia Dept. of Education
11/09/2001 29066.Dis Adkins v. West Virginia Dept. of Education (Dissenting opinion by Albright, J.)
11/28/2001 29065 State of West Virginia v. Headley
11/28/2001 29064 Wiley et al. v. Toppings
10/26/2001 29007 Napier, et al. v. Compton
11/9/2001 29006 Corder, et al. v. Smith Excavating, et al.
12/12/2001 29005 Johnson v. C. J. Mahan Construction, et al.
1/8/2002 29005.Dis Johnson v. C. J. Mahan Construction, et al. (Dissenting opinion by Burnside, Judge, sitting by temporary assignment)
12/10/2001 29004 Bradshaw v. Soulsby, M.D., et al .
12/12/2001 29004.Dis Bradshaw v. Soulsby, M.D., et al . (Dissenting opinion by Maynard, J.)
10/25/2001 29002 State of West Virginia  v. Williams
10/30/2001 28891 Taylor v. Elkins Home Show, Inc.
1/11/2002 28891.Dis Taylor v. Elkins Home Show, Inc. (Dissenting opinion by McGraw, C. J.)
11/28/2001 28890 Choma v. WV Division of Motor Vehicles
11/30/2001 28890.Con Choma v. WV Division of Motor Vehicles (Concurring opinion by Maynard, J.)
12/12/2001 28857 Woodrum v. Johnson, M.D., etc.
12/12/2001 28857.Dis Woodrum v. Johnson, M.D., etc. (Dissenting opinion by Albright, J.)
11/21/2001 28855 Boarman v. Boarman
12/11/2001 28853 State of West Virginia v. Ladd
11/13/2001 28850 Burnell, et al. v. City of Morgantown
11/9/2001 28732 In Re: Edward B., et al.
12/11/2001 28665 State of West Virginia v. Johnson
10/26/2001 28663 Stillwell, et al. v. City of Wheeling, et al.
1/11/2002 28663.Dis Stillwell, et al. v. City of Wheeling, et al. (Dissenting opinion by McGraw, C. J.)
11/30/2001 28516 Martin v. WCD and W-P Coal Co.
12/11/2001 28516.Dis Martin v. WCD and W-P Coal Co. (Dissenting opinion by Maynard, J.)
11/28/2001 28398 Russell, Jr. v. Bush & Burchett, Inc., et al.
11/09/2001 27950 Lawyer Disciplinary Board v. Ansell
11/30/2001 27866 In Re: Mark L. McMillian
12/13/2001 27866.Con In Re: Mark L. McMillian (Concurring opinion by Starcher, J.)
10/25/2001 26729 In the Matter of: Riffle, Magistrate
12/07/2001 26012 Doe v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
12/13/2001 26012.Con Doe v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (Concurring opinion by Starcher, J.)