West Virginia Judiciary

Opinions of the Supreme Court of Appeals - Fall 2009 Term

September 2009 Term Opinion List

 

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September 2009 Term of Court Opinions
Date Filed Case No. Case Name
11/23/09 35141 Kimberly Thomas v. Joseph B. Morris
10/29/09 35036 & 34672 Ernie L. Bowers v. WV Office of the Ins. Comm. & Lightning Contract Service
11/17/09 35035 SER State of West Virginia v. Honorable Jack Alsop, Judge, et al.
11/16/09 35034 SER Corporation of Charles Town v. Honorable David H. Sanders, et al.
11/22/09 35034 SER Corporation of Charles Town v. Honorable David H. Sanders, et al. (Concurring opinion by Benjamin, C.J.)
11/25/09 34973 SER Office of Disciplinary Counsel v. Joseph P. Albright, Jr.
10/09/09 34949 Amos Martin etc. v. Bassam Haffar, M.D., et al (Memorandum Order)
11/18/09 34948 SER Lloyd's Inc v. Honorable Richard A. Facemire, Judge
11/12/09 34887 State of W. Va. ex rel. Jill Clites v. Hon. Russell M. Clawges, Jr.
11/12/09 34768 The Associated Press v. Steven D. Canterbury, Admin. Dir.
11/18/09 34768 The Associated Press v. Steven D. Canterbury, Admin. Dir. (Concurring, in part, and dissenting, in part opinion by Workman, J.)
10/31/09 34858 SER Progressive Classic Insurance v. Hon. Thomas A. Bedell, et al.
11/02/09 34857 SER Gregory Burdette v. Honorable Paul Zakaib, Jr.
10/29/09 34752 In Re: Emily G.
11/18/09 34749 Keith and Susan West v. W. Va. Dept. of Transportation, etc.
11/18/09 34749 Keith and Susan West v. W. Va. Dept. of Transportation, etc. (Concurring and dissenting opinion by Davis, J.)
11/19/09 34747 Andrea Karpacs-Brown v. Anandhi Murthy, M.D.
11/19/09 34747 Andrea Karpacs-Brown v. Anandhi Murthy, M.D. (Dissenting opinion by Workman, J.)
11/18/09 34745 L. H. Jones Equipment Co. v. Swenson Spreader, LLC
11/18/09 34745 L. H. Jones Equipment Co. v. Swenson Spreader, LLC (Dissenting opinion by Ketchum, J.)
11/24/09 34743 Doris E. Jennings v. Farmers Mutual Insurance Co., etc.
11/25/09 34741 & 34584 State of West Virginia v. Linda S. Sigler a/k/a Linda S. Mullins, etc.
11/17/09 34739 & 34740 Charleston Town Center v. W. Va. Human Rights Commission, etc.
10/29/09 34738 Lois Arnold v. David G. Palmer, et al.; Advantage Bank v. Jeffrey Scott Arnold, et al.
11/16/09 34735 State of West Virginia v. Edward C. Grimes
11/02/09 34725 Richard Blake Jr., etc. v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance
11/18/09 34721 State of West Virginia v. Ronnie Allen Rush
11/23/09 34720 Brenda Diane Ware v. David Gary Ware
10/30/09 34718 State v. Spicy Jean Allen aka Spicy Carter
11/02/09 34717 Howard Wrenn and Sandra Belcher v. West Virginia Dept. of Transportation
11/12/09 34717 Howard Wrenn and Sandra Belcher v. West Virginia Dept. of Transportation (Dissenting opinion by Davis, J.)
11/24/09 34716 Stanley W. Dunn, Jr. v. Douglas S. Rockwell, et al.
11/24/09 34716 Stanley W. Dunn, Jr. v. Douglas S. Rockwell, et al. (Concurring, in part, and dissenting, in part, opinion by Davis, J., joined by Benjamin, C.J.)
10/30/09 34712 Leslie Equipment Company v. Wood Resources Company, et al.
10/30/09 34712 Leslie Equipment Company v. Wood Resources Company, et al. (Concurring, in part, and dissenting, in part, opinion by Davis, J.)
10/30/09 34712 Leslie Equipment Company v. Wood Resources Company, et al. (Concurring opinion by Ketchum, J.)
10/29/09 34711 State v. Richard Booth
11/23/09 34710 Charleston Area Medical Center v. State Tax Dept. of West Virginia
11/23/09 34709 State of West Virginia v. Michael E. Martin
11/25/09 34707 SER Office of Disciplinary Counsel v. David A. Barnabei
11/13/09 34706 Ronald Lee Harrison v. Skyline Corporation
11/02/09 34703 Carol A. Helfer v. Robert J. Helfer
09/24/09 34702 Noland, R. N. v. Virginia Insurance Reciprocal, etc.
11/23/09 34701 State of West Virginia v. Charles M. Biehl
11/16/09 34628 Shelia D. Allen v. Michael L. Allen
11/02/09 34627 Kenneth Edward Chance, Jr. v. George Hill, Superintendent, etc.
11/17/09 34620 Robert J. Zaleski, M.D. v. West Virginia Mutual Insurance Company
11/17/09 34620 Robert J. Zaleski, M.D. v. West Virginia Mutual Insurance Company (Concurring opinion by Ketchum, J.)
11/17/09 34620 Robert J. Zaleski, M.D. v. West Virginia Mutual Insurance Company (Dissenting opinion by Workman, J.)
11/13/09 34619 Michelle Jones v. Edward R. Setser, M.D.
10/09/09 34599 In The Matter Of B.B., K.B., T.B., P.B., J.B., B.B., and T.F.
10/26/09 34599 In The Matter Of B.B., K.B., T.B., P.B., J.B., B.B., and T.F. (Concurring opinion by Workman, J.)
12/22/09 34599 In The Matter Of B.B., K.B., T.B., P.B., J.B., B.B., and T.F. (Concurring opinion by Benjamin, C.J.)
10/29/09 34598 & 34704 In Re: Ryan B.
12/22/09 34598 & 34704 In Re: Ryan B. (Concurring opinion by Benjamin, C.J.)
11/25/09 34596 Wang-Yu Lin v. Shin Yi Lin, et al.
10/09/09 34595 State of W. Va. ex rel. Warren D. Franklin v. Thomas McBride, Warden
10/14/09 34594 Matthew Wysong v. Martha Walker, Sec. DHHR, et al.
11/02/09 34593 Charles Crihfield v. Steven Brown and The Home Show, LLC
11/24/09 34589 State of West Virginia v. Walter Jessie
10/13/09 34588 Jason L. Galloway v. Tiffany D. Galloway
12/30/09 34588 Jason L. Galloway v. Tiffany D. Galloway (Concurring opinion by Benjamin, C.J.)
10/09/09 34587 Randy D. Burgess v. Daniel W. Moore, Sheriff, Raleigh County
09/24/09 34583 Jefferson County Citizens v. County Commission of Jefferson
11/18/09 34498 Princeton Insurance Agency v. Erie Insurance Company, et al.
09/24/09 34497 Betty Lou Zirkle Carpenter v. Shirley Blaniar Luke
10/09/09 34496 State of West Virginia v. Richard Malfregeot
11/03/09 34495 Barbara Warner v. Leroy Wingfield, Jr., Erika H. Klie, Esq.
Originally filed 11/24/09 34494 Langley and Inez France v. Southern Equipment Co., etc. (Modified 1/28/10)
11/24/09 34494 Langley and Inez France v. Southern Equipment Co., etc. (Dissenting opinion by Davis, J. and joined by Workman, J.)
11/19/09 34473 Robert H. Casdorph, Jr. v. W. Va. Office Insurance Commissioner, etc.
11/02/09 34455 Jean S. Williby v. W. Va. Office Insurance Comm. and First Century Bank
11/25/09 34426 Mountain America v. Donna Huffman, Assessor of Monroe County
09/24/09 34423, 34424 & 34863 Stone Brooke Limited v. Sisinni, Assessor, etc.
09/24/09 34423, 34424 & 34863 Stone Brooke Limited v. Sisinni, Assessor, etc. (Concurring opinion by Ketchum, J.)
12/22/09 34423, 34424 & 34863 Stone Brooke Limited v. Sisinni, Assessor, etc. (Concurring opinion by Benjamin, C.J.)
11/02/09 34157 State ex rel. Alex Farmer v. Thomas McBride, Warden
11/12/09 33350 Hugh M. Caperton v. A.T. Massey Coal Company, Inc.
11/12/09 33350 Hugh M. Caperton v. A.T. Massey Coal Company, Inc. (Dissenting opinion by Workman, J.)