West Virginia Judiciary

Opinions of the Supreme Court of Appeals - Fall 2010 Term

Fall 2010 Term Opinion List

Important Notice about filings in the Supreme CourtLinks to all decisions filed in the Fall 2010 term of court are listed in the table below.

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Order in State ex rel. WVSSAC v. Webster, et al., No. 10-4001 (Issued December 7, 2010). [PDF]

Order in State ex rel. WV Parkways Authority, et al. v. Barr, et al., No. 35757 (Issued December 7, 2010). [PDF]

September 2010 Term of Court Opinions
Date Filed Case No. Case Name
11/17/10 35718 Memorandum Order SER Tristen K. v. Honorable David R. Janes, Judge, etc.
11/1/10 35693-35694 SER W. Va. Dept. of Health and Human Resources v. Hon. John C. Yoder, Judge, etc.
10/27/10 35628 SER Darrell E. Holmes, Clerk of the WV Senate, and Gregory M. Gray, Clerk of the WV House of Delegates v. Hon. Russell M. Clawges, Jr., Judge
09/23/10 35555 Memorandum Order SER Heartwood Forestland Fund v. Thornsbury, Judge, etc.
10/14/10 35548 & 35219 Charles W. Bevins v. W. Va. Office of the Insurance Commissioner, etc.
10/27/10 35537 SER AT&T Mobility, LLC and AT&T Mobility Corporation v. Hon. Ronald E. Wilson, Judge, and Charlene A. Shorts
11/22/10 35532 B. A. and Cheryl McClure v. City of Hurricane, etc.
11/22/10 35532 B. A. and Cheryl McClure v. City of Hurricane, etc. (Ketchum, J.) Dissenting
11/19/10 35531 Robert L. Sams v. City of White Sulphur Springs, etc.
11/19/10 35530 Warren K. Hollinghead v. James W. Childers, Sheriff of Greenbrier Co.
11/18/10 35525 Cora Phillips Hairston, et al. v. General Pipeline Construction, etc.
11/23/10 35522 Leeorr M. Rosier, etc. v. Robert L. Rosier
11/1/10 35521 Irma J. Riffle, Administratrix, etc. v. C. J. Hughes Construction
10/28/10 35520 State of West Virginia v. Dennis R. Gibson
10/28/10 35520 State of West Virginia v. Dennis R. Gibson (Ketchum, J. Dissenting)
10/14/10 35519 Jill Willey et al. v. Samuel J. Bracken, Jr., M.D.
11/03/10 35508-35511 Cabot Oil & Gas v. Randy Huffman, Cabinet Secretary W. Va. Dept. of Environmental Protection, etc.
11/18/10 35500 SER Darrell V. McGraw, Jr., Attorney General  v. Johnson & Johnson, etc.
10/14/10 35498 Nancy Jamison v. Board of Education of the County of Monongalia
11/18/10 35497 Traders Bank v. Sherman Dils, III, Pamela Dils and Dils Rentals
11/23/10 35496 Frenchie Hess, Jr. v. W. Va. Division of Corrections
11/17/10 35495 Edith Nezan v. Aries Technologies, Inc., et al.
11/1/10 35493-35648 SER Ronald L. Wooten, Director, etc. Coal Mine Safety Board, etc.
10/28/10 35490 Meredith D. Williams v. W. Va. Division of Motor Vehicles & Joseph Cicchirillo, Commissioner
10/27/10 35489 State of West Virginia v. Gregg Dulaney Smith
11/24/10 35488 Michael J. O'Dell v. Robert and Virginia Stegall, et al.
10/14/10 35483 & 35478 State of West Virginia v. Meredith Lee Vanhoose
11/18/10 35482 Sharon James and Glen Nelson v. Vivian Knotts and Betty Nelson
11/18/10 35482 Sharon James and Glen Nelson v. Vivian Knotts and Betty Nelson (Ketchum, J. Concurring)
11/18/10 35477 State of West Virginia v. Jason Devon Williams
11/18/10 35476 Christopher G. Morris, State Tax Comm. v. Heartwood Forestland Fund, etc.
11/23/10 35475 Donna F. Wilson v. Leon Hunter Wilson
11/23/10 35475 Donna F. Wilson v. Leon Hunter Wilson (Davis, C. J. Dissenting)
10/28/10 35474 State of West Virginia v. Timothy C. Edmonds
11/18/10 35472 State of West Virginia v. Donald Lee Longerbeam
11/19/10 35472 State of West Virginia v. Donald Lee Longerbeam (Benjamin, J. Dissenting)
11/22/10 35472 State of West Virginia v. Donald Lee Longerbeam (Workman, J. Dissenting)
10/28/10 35471 Donna McKneely v. W. Va. Consolidated Public Retirement Bd
11/22/10 35470&35507 Rodney A. Myers v. W. Va. Consolidated Public Retirement Board, etc.
11/24/10 35467 Scott McMahon and Karen Jones v. Advance Stores Co.
11/24/10 35467 Scott McMahon and Karen Jones v. Advance Stores Co. (Davis, C. J. Concurring)
11/24/10 35467 Scott McMahon and Karen Jones v. Advance Stores Co. (Ketchum, J. Dissenting)
11/24/10 35467 Scott McMahon and Karen Jones v. Advance Stores Co. (Workman, J. Dissenting)
10/14/10 35466 M & J Garage and Towing v. West Virginia State Police
10/28/10 35465 State of West Virginia v. Sandy Martin Cook
10/18/10 35464 State of West Virginia v. James Robert Harris
10/14/10 35463 State of West Virginia v. Steven L. Mahood
10/28/10 35447 Mary J. Wells v. Key Communications, L.L.C., dba West Virginia Wireless
09/23/10 35446 The Shepherdstown Observer v. Jennifer Maghan, Clerk of County Comm.
11/18/10 35444 Betty Jarvis v. W. Va. State Police, et al.
09/23/10 35443 In Re: Chevie V.
10/28/10 35442 Earl J. Reynolds and Anna Reynolds v. Jerry I. Hoke, Sr.
09/16/10 35441 State of West Virginia v. Jessica Jane M.
11/05/10 35439 Lynda Young v. Bellofram Corporation, et al.
11/23/10 35438 Frederick Management Co. v. City National Bank of W. Va.
09/16/10 35437 Memorandum Order State of West Virginia v. Dean Craig Spears
11/18/10 35436 Terry Lee Phillips v. W. Va. Division of Motor Vehicles, etc.
09/16/10 35435 James E. Beichler v. West Virginia University at Parkersburg
11/18/10 35382 Charles L. Johnson v. W. Va. Office of the Insurance Commissioner, etc.
11/19/10 35339 State of West Virginia v. Richard Lewis Morris
11/19/10 35339 State of West Virginia v. Richard Lewis Morris (Ketchum, J. Dissenting)
09/16/10 35338 Annie Mack-Evans v. Hilltop Healthcare Center, et al.
10/07/10 35338 Annie Mack-Evans v. Hilltop Healthcare Center, et al. (Workman, J. Concurring, in part, and dissenting, in part)
11/18/10 35324 Beverly J. Mullins v. Richard R. Mullins
11/23/10 35308 Jason Foster v. Orchard Development Company, et al.
11/23/10 35308 Jason Foster v. Orchard Development Company, et al. (Ketchum, J. Concurring)
09/16/10 35303 State of West Virginia v. Willie Sharp
10/18/10 35297 State of West Virginia v. Mark Gilman
12/17/10 35296 Shirley White, et al. v. Wyeth, F/K/A American Home Products, etc.
11/23/10 35295 Christian and Elizabeth Harper v. Jackson Hewitt, Inc.
09/16/10 35286 Anissa White v. AAMG Construction Lending Center, et al.
11/3/10 35276 State of West Virginia v. Mark Wilson
11/19/10 35271 State of West Virginia v. Richard Alan Poore
11/19/10 35271 State of West Virginia v. Richard Alan Poore (Workman, J. Dissenting)
11/23/10 35140 State of West Virginia v. David Harold Eilola
11/23/10 35140 State of West Virginia v. David Harold Eilola (Davis, C. J. Dissenting)
11/23/10 35140 State of West Virginia v. David Harold Eilola (McHugh, J. Concurring)
11/23/10 34864 Debbie L. Ullom v. Joe E. Miller, Comm., W. Va. Div. of Motor Vehicles
09/16/10 34742 Lawyer Disciplinary Board v. Nathan H. Wasser
11/17/10 34724 Lawyer Disciplinary Board v. Douglas A. Smoot