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West Virginia Judiciary

Opinions and Memo Decisions of the Supreme Court of Appeals

Current Term Opinion List

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September 2016 Term of Court Opinions and Memorandum Decisions
September 2016 Term of Court Opinions and Memorandum Decisions
Decision Type
Date Filed Case No. Case Name Case Type Decision Type
09/27/2016 15-0952 William Swisher v. Constellium Rolled Products WC MD
09/27/2016 15-0943 Alice Shank v. American National Red Cross WC MD
09/27/2016 15-0781 Cole Truck Parts v. Robert Leeber, II WC MD
09/27/2016 15-0755 Lisa A. Rowe v. Commercial Insurance Services WC MD
09/23/2016 15-0537 State of West Virginia v. Gary A. CR-F SO
09/23/2016 15-0537 State of West Virginia v. Gary A. Concurring opinion by Loughry, J. CR-F SEP
09/23/2016 16-0120 Benny Ray Roberts v. David Ballard, Warden CIV-O MD
09/23/2016 16-0103 Mark Gomez v. State Athletic Commission, et al. CIV-O MD
09/23/2016 15-1175 William S. v. David Ballard, Warden CIV-O MD
09/23/2016 15-1247 Cassandra W. v. Scott M. FAM MD
09/23/2016 15-1137 Joseph S. v. Marvin Plumley, Warden CIV-O MD
09/23/2016 15-1080 State of West Virginia v. Harry W. CR-F MD
09/23/2016 15-0904 In Re: Estate of J. Herman Isner TCR MD
09/22/2016 15-0714 State of West Virginia v. Gerald Doom CR-F SO
09/22/2016 15-1102 & 15-1103 In Re: C.C., A.C., A.C., and C.C. JUV MD
09/22/2016 16-0779 Erik Patrick Wells v. Charles T. Miller, Prosecuting Attorney Dissenting Opinion by Davis, J. CIV-O SEP
09/19/2016 15-0397 Pioneer Pipe v. Stephen Swain, Brayman Construction, et al. WC SO
09/19/2016 15-0397 Pioneer Pipe v. Stephen Swain, Brayman Construction, et al. Concurring opinion by Workman, J. WC SEP
09/19/2016 15-0397 Pioneer Pipe v. Stephen Swain, Brayman Construction, et al. Dissenting opinion by Davis, J. WC SEP
09/19/2016 16-0359 In Re: B.H. JUV MD
09/19/2016 15-1072 State of West Virginia v. Mark T. CR-F MD
09/19/2016 15-0884 State of West Virginia v. Jared Michael Iseli CR-F MD
09/19/2016 15-0241 Ferlin Heavener v. Karen Pszczolkowski, Warden CIV-O MD
09/19/2016 16-0539 In Re: L.B. and M.B. JUV MD
09/19/2016 16-0458 In Re: E.H., D.J., A.J., and B.L. JUV MD
09/19/2016 16-0423 In Re: B.M., B.B.-1, B.B.-2, and L.B. JUV MD
09/19/2016 16-0314 In Re: K.V. and R.V. JUV MD
09/19/2016 15-1144 State of West Virginia v. Lewis H. Allen, Jr. CR-F MD
09/19/2016 15-1005 Don G. Galloway v. David Ballard, Warden CIV-O MD
09/19/2016 16-0029 Harold B. v. David Ballard, Warden CIV-O MD
09/19/2016 16-0470 In Re: C.A. and R.A.-1 JUV MD
09/19/2016 16-0443 In Re: M.G., C.G., and E.G. JUV MD
09/19/2016 16-0019 In Re: C.W., K.W., and T.R. JUV MD
09/19/2016 15-0946 State of West Virginia v. Michael T. McGee CR-F MD
09/16/2016 15-0584 State of West Virginia v. John H. Knoll CR-F MD
09/16/2016 14-0382 State of West Virginia v. Raymond Richardson CR-F MD
09/16/2016 15-0650 Dwayne Yatauro, et al. v. Calhoun Co. Board of Education, etc. (7 consolidated appeals, additional case nos. 15-0651, 15-0652, 15-0653, 15-0654, 15-0922 and 15-0903) ADM MD
09/15/2016 16-0779 Erik Patrick Wells v. Charles T. Miller, Prosecuting Attorney (9/12/15 Supreme Court Order) CIV-O SO
09/15/2016 15-1042 & 15-1043 In Re: D.M. JUV SO
09/15/2016 15-1021 SER W. Va. Regional Jail v. County Commission of Webster County, et al. OJ-M MD
09/12/2016 15-0944 Huntington Alloys Corp. v. Ashok Motwani WC MD
09/12/2016 15-0855 David James v. W. Va. Division of Natural Resources WC MD
09/12/2016 15-0836 Robert A. Adkins v. SWVA, Inc. WC MD
09/12/2016 15-0815 Matthew K. Ward v. W. Va. Division of Highways WC MD
09/12/2016 15-0805 Kimberly A. Bane v. Healthsouth Corporation WC MD
09/06/2016 16-0426 In Re: S.C., K.M. II, and D.M. JUV MD
09/06/2016 16-0337 In Re: J.G., L.G., and N.G. JUV MD
09/06/2016 16-0336 In Re: B.S. and A.S. JUV MD
09/06/2016 16-0317 In Re: H.W. Loughry, J. joined by Ketchum, C.J. Dissenting JUV MD
09/06/2016 16-0334 In Re: J.S.-1, J.S.-2, J.S.-3, and J.S.-4 JUV MD
09/06/2016 16-0315 In Re: J.S.-1, J.S.-2, J.S.-3, and J.S.-4 JUV MD
09/06/2016 16-0195 In Re: K.H.-1, K.H.-2, and K.H.-3 JUV MD
09/06/2016 16-0175 In Re: I.M. JUV MD
09/06/2016 15-1185 State of West Virginia v. Melinda Helmick CR-F MD
09/06/2016 15-1141 State of West Virginia v. Brian Anderson Merchant CR-F MD
09/06/2016 15-1089 Eileen F. Daniels v. Garry J. Daniels FAM MD
09/06/2016 15-1088 Andre M. Miller v. David Ballard, Warden CIV-O MD
09/06/2016 15-1067 State of West Virginia v. Frederick J. Fluharty CR-F MD
09/06/2016 15-1033 In Re: M.N. CR-O MD
09/06/2016 15-1009 State of West Virginia v. Thomas Williams CR-F MD
09/06/2016 15-1006 Stephen M. Gaultney v. Marvin C. Plumley, Warden CIV-O MD
09/06/2016 15-0877 State of West Virginia v. Thomas H. CR-F MD
09/06/2016 15-0858 State of West Virginia v. Christopher L. Palmer CR-F MD
09/06/2016 15-0790 State of West Virginia v. April Dawn Hamrick CR-F MD
09/06/2016 15-0773 State of West Virginia v. Dwayne K. CR-F MD
09/06/2016 15-0745 State of West Virginia v. Jacqueline Hairston CR-F MD
09/06/2016 15-0685 State of West Virginia v. Dennis Abe Arbough CR-F MD
09/06/2016 15-0591 State of West Virginia v. S.Y. CR-O MD
09/06/2016 15-0567 Banner Catlett v. Karen Pszczolkowski, Warden CIV-O MD
09/06/2016 15-0471 State of West Virginia v. Robert Wayne Prince CR-F MD
09/06/2016 16-0358 In Re: A.A. JUV MD
09/06/2016 15-0292 State of West Virginia v. David A. Thompson CR-F MD
09/02/2016 15-0862 Douglas L. Stolipher v. Estate of Charles A. Rocheleau, deceased, etc. TCR MD
09/02/2016 15-0744 State of West Virginia v. Harvey Lee Davis CR-F MD
09/02/2016 15-1110 Richard Gravely v. Keri Wilson and Erie Insurance Property & Casualty CIV-O MD
09/02/2016 15-1091 Dennis Burch v. Marvin Plumley, Warden CIV-O MD
09/02/2016 15-1004 Peter Demetriades v. W. Va. Office of the Insurance Commissiner, etc. ADM MD
09/02/2016 15-1000 State of West Virginia v. Eric Paul Minda CR-F MD
09/02/2016 15-0738 Charles V. Ballard v. Bren J. Pomponio CIV-O MD
09/02/2016 15-0609 Timothy Stewart v. Patrick Mirandy, Warden CIV-O MD
09/02/2016 15-0446 Dennis L. Sampson, Jr. v. David Ballard, Warden CIV-O MD